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Style Stop: Sarah Andrews — ‘It’s all about comfort’

Thursday, July 24, 2014

As the temperature was approaching the 90s on a recent afternoon, the Style Stop team spotted Sarah Andrews in front of Faces in downtown Northampton, sporting a summery outfit appropriate for the weather. Andrews, of Canton, was spending time with her sister while her daughter was at orientation for new students at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. nnn Her outfit: I’ve had this dress for 10 years and the boots are probably just as old. It’s comfortable. Everything I’m wearing is all about being comfortable. Purse: It’s from Marshalls. I like to shop there because it’s cheap. Earrings: My niece Fabienne made them while she … 0

ID: Ron Baranowski, weight lifter, body builder

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Lifelong area resident Ron Baranowski is an entrepreneur, weight lifter and bodybuilder who describes himself as “hardworking and old-school trained.” He says that since childhood he’s always been eager to try new things, so after 34 years in the concrete and landscaping business, he recently opened what he calls “an old-style gym” — … 0

A tuna sandwich by way of Mediterranean bruschetta

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Sometimes the last thing you want to do at the end of a long hot summer day is turn on the oven and make a meal. So here’s a delicious solution that requires no more heat than is necessary to grill up some bread. The grilled bread in question, rubbed with garlic, is … 0

Health notes: Broccoli, measuring medicine

Monday, July 21, 2014

Fight air pollution with broccoli If you live in a region with lots of air pollution, you might not always breathe easy. So it might help to sit back, relax and enjoy a helping or two of broccoli. Better yet, have a stiff cup of broccoli-sprout tea. It … 0

Strokes increasing among adolescents, young adults

Monday, July 21, 2014

After a fun night out with her girlfriends late last year, Bianca Cooper arrived home with a “killer” headache. That wasn’t all that unusual, but she soon started to lose feeling on her left side and was unable … 0

Balancing Act: A clean break on messy room

Monday, July 21, 2014

My daughter’s room is a mess. I mean, at the moment it’s actually not. But only because I cleaned it when I could no longer find a spot on the floor to place a pile of clean laundry. Every square inch of carpet was covered in books and … 0

If it’s Tuesday, it’s bingo

Friday, July 18, 2014

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Naming the Baby

Friday, July 18, 2014

BAUMER — Alice Mescon Baumer, daughter of Ben Baumer and Cory Mescon, of Florence, was born April 8 at the Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton. The maternal grandparents are Jeanne Borfitz of Northampton and Gary Mescon of Amherst. The paternal grandparents are Don Baumer and Polly Baumer of … 0

Friday, July 18, 2014

Easthampton High School Fourth Quarter Honor Roll First Honors Grade 12: Noah Boysen, Daniel Brandt, Lindsey Colby, Taylor Dadmun, Brian Griffin, Nicholas Grise, Moira Herlihy, Tristan Koopman, Gillian McRitchie, Alexandra Otis, Thomas Palaschak, Joshua Picard, , Willow Ross, Jazmin Skrocki, William Sullivan II, Katie Vanasse, Kristen Windoloski, Stephanie … 0

Honor rolls

Friday, July 18, 2014

Amherst Regional High Honor Roll GRADE 9 Bonney Ampiah, Nicholas Auerbach, Maha Awaisi, Silvern Baron, Grace Bertrand, Sarah Blatz, Ava Blum-Carr, Samuel Boyle, Mark Burds, Julian Burgoff, Amalia Butler, Alexander Cantor, Liam Carolan, Marion Carr, Austin Choquette, Dante Citino, Avery Clotfelter, Brandon Dallmann, Claudia Danford, Maya DeChiara, Ryan … 0

Friends & Neighbors

Friday, July 18, 2014

To submit an item to Friends & Neighbors, send an email to newsroom@gazettenet.com or mail your news to the Daily Hampshire Gazette, Box 299, Northampton, Ma. 01061, c/o Friends & Neighbors. Amherst The U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C, has awarded Ella “Kippie” Douglas one of 65 … 0

Music for a summer night

Friday, July 18, 2014

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Elaine Stritch, brash stage legend, dies at 89

Thursday, July 17, 2014

NEW YORK — Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a Broadway legend, has died. She was 89. A spokesman for Brigade Marketing, a publicity firm that represents Stritch, … 0