TEN YEAR ANNIVERSARY: Hairspace is celebrating its 10-year anniversary with a raffle to benefit the Special Education Autism Program at Easthampton High School. Tickets are 2 for $1 or an arm’s length of tickets for $5.prizes are from local businesses. Tickets for the grand prize of free haircuts for a year are $10 each. Tickets will be sold through the entire month of October at the salon at 76 ½ Cottage St. and the raffle drawings will be held on Oct. 31. For more information visit the salon or call 527-2027.
CULTURAL COUNCIL GRANTS: The Southampton Cultural Council invites local artists, teachers and performers to apply for grants from the Massachusetts Cultural Council for arts, interpretive sciences and humanities. The deadline for the application is Oct. 15. For more information and application forms visit www.mass-culture.org or contact Anne Vaillant at 527-4023, firstname.lastname@example.org.
TAX BILLS DUE: The FY 2013 second quarter tax bills are due for payment Nov. 1. Interest will be charged for any payments received after that date. Real estate, personal property and motor vehicle tax bills may now be paid online at www.town.southampton.ma.us. Follow the instructions from the Online Tax Payment link. Payments can also be mailed to the Treasurer/Collector’s offices, 210 College Highway, Suite 1, Southampton, Ma. 01073. For any questions call 527-4920.