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school lunch menus

Friday, August 28, 2015

Amherst-Pelham WEDNESDAY: Meatball hero, romaine salad with tomato, carrots and celery, peach cup, Empire apple THURSDAY: Pancakes with turkey sausage, baked Tater Tots, veggie dippers, Bartlett pear, applesauce FRIDAY: Cheesy pepperoni pizza, carrot sticks, romaine salad with tomato, sliced peaches, orange Belchertown TUESDAY: HS: Philly steak sandwich, corn, carrots, tomato soup, mixed fruit or taco bar; JB: Personal pizza or buffalo chicken, broccoli, vegetarian baked beans, peaches; CHCS: Chicken nuggets …

Sharing your special news

Friday, June 21, 2013

The Daily Hampshire Gazette publishes news about weddings, engagements, anniversaries, new babies and adoptions with local connections. There is a small charge for wedding, engagement and anniversary announcements. Forms and information about submitting announcements can be found at GazetteNET.com. Look for Reader Service at the top right on the page. Or type in www.gazettenet.com/reader-services. All forms for submitting information to the Gazette can …

Eat up

Friday, August 28, 2015

Ice cream social The second annual Ice Cream Social will be held at Historic Northampton, 46 Bridge St., Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m. rain or shine. Once again Herrill’s Ice Cream is donating the ice cream. Steve and Judy Herrell will kick off the event with a short talk on the history …

Shirley Temple memorabilia evokes memories and the magic of movie stars

Monday, August 24, 2015

By Kenneth Turan Los Angeles Times (TNS) LOS ANGELES — On a warm afternoon in early June, when a sane person would have headed for the beach or at least the backyard, I discovered that a collection of Shirley Temple’s toys, dolls, costumes and childhood memorabilia was on …

Bindi Irwin to compete on next ‘Dancing with the Stars’

Monday, August 24, 2015

NEW YORK — Bindi Irwin will compete on season 21 of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars.” “Good Morning America” revealed the news Monday with a live interview with Irwin, the daughter of late wildlife expert, “Crocodile Hunter” Steve …

From witness chair, actor Howard forced to confront past

Sunday, August 23, 2015

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Terrence Howard needed a break. He stood up from his seat, declared “I’m angry right now” and, with permission, stepped out of the room. Howard wasn’t channeling Lucious Lyon, his character from the smash …

Bon Jovi rebooks canceled show for Vancouver fans

Sunday, August 23, 2015

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Jon Bon Jovi says he rebooked a canceled Vancouver show at a new venue because he didn’t want to disappoint fans in the city he called home for six years. The New Jersey-born rock …

Robert A. Wenke, judge in conspiracy probe of Robert Kennedy’s death, dies at 88

Saturday, August 22, 2015

BC-WENKE-OBIT:LA - national (350 words),0397 Robert A. Wenke, judge in conspiracy probe of Robert Kennedy’s death, dies at 88 By Steve Marble Los Angeles Times (TNS) LOS ANGELES - Robert A. Wenke, a retired Los Angeles County Superior Court judge who sought to untangle conspiracy theories as he …

Topless, painted women ignite latest furor in Times Square

Saturday, August 22, 2015

BC-US--Topless Times Square, 1st Ld-Writethru,762 Topless, painted women ignite latest furor in Times Square AP Photo NYJJ201 Eds: Updates throughout with quotes, background and other details. With AP Photos. By VERENA DOBNIK Associated Press NEW YORK — On …

Putting on a circus with 14 felines? It’s just as easy as herding cats

Friday, August 21, 2015

By Tina Susman Los Angeles Times (TNS) NEW YORK - Samantha Martin was anxious, and it wasn’t because she was living in a bus with 14 cats, two white rats, a groundhog and a chicken named Cluck Norris. That’s normal for her. She was anxious because she had …

Dale and Edith Cadran celebrate 55th anniversary

Friday, August 21, 2015

Dale and Edith Cadran (nee Molongoski) of Westfield and Naples, Florida, and former 30 year residents of Southampton, celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary with local family and friends with a party in July. They met in high school …

Engagement: Melanie Hentz & Collin Laurin

Friday, August 21, 2015

Patty and John Hentz of Hatfield are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Melanie Hentz, to Collin Laurin, son of Becky and Jamie Laurin of Hatfield. The couple met while performing together in the school musical …

Wedding: Katie Szpila & Jon Kelley

Friday, August 21, 2015

Katie Szpila of Easthampton and Jon Kelley of Florence were married June 27 at Our Lady of the Valley Church in Easthampton by Father John Gawienowski. The bride is the daughter of Thomas and Kathy Szpila of Easthampton. …