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  1. Ruth Bass: Morse reflects on genealogyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... Joyce, also of Richmond, was one of the other eight. Ruth Bass has been in Richmond some 50 years but is a native of Amherst. Her web site is www.ruthbass.com . Welcome to your discussion forum: Click the login link below to sign in with or to set ...

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  2. UMass Amherst gets $1M to help veterans enter nursing workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Recorder

    The University of Massachusetts Amherst College of Nursing has received a three-year, $1 million federal grant to implement "Heroes into Health Care: Veterans Entering the Nursing Workforce," a program designed to increase the number and percentage of ethnic minority and disadvantaged veterans who successfully complete a university-based nursing ... (more)

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  3. Sweet lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Recorder

    ... or is being done about them. At lunch time, Pamela Adams, the head pastry chef at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, gave a demonstration on how to cook with honey, during which she described the various health benefits of using it as a ...

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  4. Williams Men's Soccer Falls, Women Win in OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | IBerkshires

    ... Saturday. Babson returns home to open its NEWMAC slate against Coast Guard, while the Ephs will head east to face Amherst at 2:30 p.m. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. -- Audrey Thomas scored her second goal of the game in the second overtime to give the ...

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  5. Maine Cross Country Competes At UMass InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Maine Black Bears

    AMHERST, Massachusetts The University of Maine cross country teams continued their seasons on Saturday afternoon as both ran in the UMass Cross Country Invitational in Amherst, Massachusetts. The men's team came in third place while the women placed eighth in the team standings.

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  6. Can a Board of Health stop the pipeline?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Recorder

    ... from being built. The Massachusetts high court cases - Arthur D. Little v. Cambridge and AFSC v. Board of Health of Amherst - dealt with anthrax research being conducted within each community. In Cambridge, the health board banned the research while ...

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  7. Break-in suspects arrested in AmherstRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WWLP

    ... device on a black Nissan Rogue that was determined to be connected to the break-ins. They followed the vehicle to Amherst where Dylan and Camron Gray of Wilbraham were arrested on Wednesday. The Amherst PD assisted in the arrest. The two brothers ...

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  8. Cal Olympic Sports Roundup: Men's Water Polo dominant in debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | California Golden Blogs

    ... then Gonzaga on Sunday. The Gonzaga game is on the Pac-12 Networks. The Cal Field Hockey road warriors are visiting Amherst, MA and then New Haven, CT for matches this weekend against UMass and Yale. No.4 California Golden Bears kicked off the 2014 ...

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  9. More than 400 UMass students, faculty and others will be out performing community service SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | MassLive.com

    More than 400 University of Massachusetts students, faculty and others will be again be out in area communities working for the third annual Mass Impact Day of Service. A group will be heading to 200 Walnut St. in Springfield for harvesting and planting, seeding and weeding a community garden there; to the Mill River Recreation Area in Amherst where they will be painting park benches and picnic tables among other projects there and to the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts in Hatfield where they will sort food donations and other projects.

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  10. Ladyslipper Circle in Amherst closed Monday for sewer workRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | MassLive.com

    ... In November of 2011, Town Meeting approved spending $4.2 million to extend the sewer line to Harkness Road and Amherst Woods, areas that were deemed in moderate need, according to an updated draft of the town's sewer needs report issued in September ...

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  11. Umass Amherst Men's College Soccer PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Bent Musket

    The University of Massachusetts Men's soccer team has kicked off their season and the young team is looking to make a splash in this year's run for the NCAA tournament. Attention to all Umass Amherst students, alumni, and residents of Western Massachusetts! The Umass Men's soccer team has kicked off their fall season, and encourages you to support their run for the playoffs this year.

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  12. Amherst police search for missing womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | CBS 3 Springfield

    According to Amherst police Lt. Ronald Young, Jackson was last seen walking nearby her Belchertown Road apartment in Amherst about 10:30 p.m. Friday.

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  13. Amherst police looking for missing woman, Marissa Jackson, 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | MassLive.com

    A photo Amherst Police provided of Marissa L. Jackson, 26, who has been missing since Friday night. Police ask anyone with information of where she may be to call them at 259-3000 or 259-3015.

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  14. New 'Green Growth' Report Shows How the U.S. Can Cut Carbon Pollution ...Read the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Newswise

    AMHERST, Mass. - The University of Massachusetts Political Economy Research Institute and the Center for American Progress have announced a groundbreaking report that quantifies the investment and technology deployment needed for the United States to do its part to avoid the worst consequences of climate change.

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  15. New book calls for expanded role of indigenous peoples in worldwide conservation planningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | EurekAlert!

    'Indigenous Peoples, National Parks and Protected Areas,' documents past practices, presents case studies and outlines new directions for indigenous communities in the management of national parks and other conservation lands and cultural heritage sites Human geographer Stan Stevens says, 'In the past, national parks were created and land set aside for wildlife and other conservation needs without the consent of indigenous peoples and without... AMHERST, Mass.

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  16. Amherst police arrest 3 on alcohol charges, 1 on drunk driving over weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | MassLive.com

    ... undergraduates are enrolled at the University of Massachusetts with another 1,400 at Hampshire College and 1,800 at Amherst College.

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  17. Northampton woman offers haunting look at Paradise City with Valley Ghost ToursRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | MassLive.com

    ... in the area and recently moved back to Northampton, said she spent 20 months walking across the country, from Amherst to Florida to California, and noticed that many of the big cities she visited had ghost tours. "I thought it was funny that we ...

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  18. Bulletin Board: Frontier smokes AmherstRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | The Recorder

    Aiden Dredge scored two touchdowns and finished with 57 yards rushing to lead Frontier to a 43-14 win over Amherst in a Suburban League Peewee Division football game Sunday in South Deerfield.

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  19. UMass football loss does not dimimish from some clear progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | MassLive.com

    ... down to the final play, something practically no objective observers had expected. In two games since his return to Amherst (or, if you prefer, Foxborough), UMass coach Mark Whipple has not developed a winning team. He has transformed the Minutemen ...

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  20. Robert Lowell LarsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Cape Cod Times

    ... He had a long career and leadership role in the field of education. A graduate of Yarmouth High School and UMass Amherst, he taught high school social studies in Ayer and Plymouth, MA, and earned his doctorate at Boston University. Bob then joined ...

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