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Celebrations / Announcements

JUNE 20, 1964

Barcombs celebrate 50th

Friday, July 25, 2014

William and Evelyn Barcomb recently celebrated their golden wedding anniversary, joined by family and friends at the Florence Elks Lodge. The couple were married on June 20, 1964. Bill and Evie built their life together in Southampton. They are proud and blessed with two sons, Steven and his wife, Donna, of Southampton; Robert and his wife, Carol, also of Southampton; and four grandchildren, Elizabeth, Gareth, Alyssa, and Austin. … 0

Elizabeth Latten & Benjamin Zucker

Friday, July 25, 2014

Elizabeth Noel Latten and Benjamin Louis Zucker, both of Brooklyn, New York, were married May 10, 2014 at Danfords Hotel & Marina in Port Jefferson., N.Y., by the Rev. Alison Caoila. The bride, 26, is the daughter of Kathy (Schmaeling) and Lance Latten of Huntington Station, New York. She is a junior photographer … 0

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 Florence. … 0

Naming the baby

Friday, February 28, 2014

ANDRIKIDIS — Izabella Jo, daughter of Philip Andrikidis and Shelagh Payant, of Florence, was born Dec. 7 at Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton. The maternal grandparents are Marcia and David Payant of Greenfield. The paternal grandparents are George and Mary Cay Andrikidis of Florence. The maternal great-grandparents are … 0

Amy Yencharis & Ben Turner

Friday, February 28, 2014

Richard and Ann Turner of Williamsburg are happy to announce the engagement of their son, Ben Turner, to Amy Yencharis, of Massapequa, Long Island. She is the daughter of Joanne and Leonard Yencharis, also of Massapequa. Amy, who … 0

Heather Lively & Jason Goodhind

Friday, February 21, 2014

Heather E. Lively and Jason J. Goodhind, both of Hadley, were married Oct. 13, 2013 at Johnson Chapel at Amherst College, Amherst. Virginia E. Asel officiated at the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Kenneth and Andrea … 0

Jennifer Anderson & Gino Sorcinelli

Friday, February 21, 2014

Gino and Mary Deane Sorcinelli of Amherst, parents of Gino Griffin Sorcinelli of Florence, announce the engagement of their son to Jennifer Ann Anderson, also of Florence. She is the daughter of Elaine Anderson of Wolfeboro, N.H., and … 0

Michael Crawley celebrates 100th birthday

Friday, February 14, 2014

Michael Crawley, a former Northampton resident who lives at Linda Manor in Haydenville, will celebrate his 100th birthday on Feb. 21. According to his family, Crawley still enjoys taking to the dance floor, reading his many books, and … 0

Heidi Lukas & Steven Baj

Friday, February 14, 2014

Stanley and Michaeline Baj, of Hadley, announce the engagement of their son, Steven Baj of Hadley, to Heidi Lukas. She is the daughter of James and Hania Lukas of West Boylston. Steven is an engineer at Pratt & … 0

Tiffany Ward & Adam Scott & Tiffany Ward

Friday, February 14, 2014

Janet and Rick Scott, of Pelham, announce the engagement of their son, Adam Freeman Scott, of Amherst, to Tiffany Ann Ward, also of Amherst. She is the daughter of Martha and Dale Ward of Buckland. Adam is an … 0

Emily Swan & Jeffrey Rejniak

Friday, February 14, 2014

Debra and David Rejniak, of Florence, and Louann and Mike Swan, of West Boylston, announce the engagement of their son and daughter, Jeffrey Rejniak and Emily Swan, both of West Boylston. Jeffrey graduated from Northampton High School in … 0

Wendell fire chief retires after 57 years

Monday, February 3, 2014

WENDELL — The town of Wendell’s fire chief is retiring at the end of this month after 57 years as a firefighter, 38 of them as chief. Chief Everett Ricketts, 77, moved to Wendell from Boston in 1955 to raise pigs with his brother. They picked Wendell, about … 0

Ashley Maiorano & Michael Atwood

Friday, January 24, 2014

Ashley Elizabeth Maiorano of Mansfield and Michael Alan Atwood of Plainville were married Oct. 4, 2013 at Our Lady of the Valley Church, Easthampton, by the Rev. Douglas McGonagle. The bride is the daughter of Elizabeth and Stephen … 0