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Out-of-control brush fire damages house on East Street in Goshen

Friday, April 18, 2014

GOSHEN — A small brush fire that had been started to destroy weeds at a home at 665 East St. quickly got out of control Thursday afternoon and flames began to burn the siding of the house. Before the fire was extinguished it caused an estimated $15,000 in damage to the home, which was built in 1844, according to Fire Capt. Bob Labrie. About 4:15 p.m., Goshen Firefighter Frank Burnett, … 0

Heading Outdoors

Friday, April 18, 2014

■∎ Hadley Bird Walk — Friends of the Mount Holyoke Range sponsor walk with John Green on April 19 from 7 to 10 a.m., Skinner State Park, Route 47, Hadley. Dress for the weather. Bring binoculars if you have them. Meet at the park’s main gate off of Route 47 in Hadley. Free. For more information call 253-6443. ■∎ Floodplain Forest Canoe Trip and Great … 0

AREA MEETINGS

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst TODAY: Regional Agreement Working Group: Education Subcommittee, 8:30 a.m., Policy Subcommittee of the Regional School Committee, 5 p.m., both at ARMS; Public Art Commission, 10:30 a.m., Town Hall TUESDAY: The Jones Library, Inc. Buildings and Facilities Committee, 1 p.m., Library; Public Transportation and Bicycle Committee, 4 p.m. Town Hall WEDNESDAY: Town Meeting Coordinating Committee, 1:30 p.m., Planning Board, 7:05 p.m, Zoning Board … 0

AREA MEETINGS

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst THURSDAY: The Jones Library Board of Trustees, 9 a.m., Library Belchertown No meetings scheduled. Chesterfield TODAY: Assistant Assessor, 9:30 a.m.; Select Board, 4 p.m.; Tax Collector; 6:30 p.m.; Assessors, Police Department, Town Clerk, all at 7 p.m., all at Davenport THURSDAY: Senior Housing Committee, 12:30 p.m., Community … 0

Notchview will open cafe, thanks to Old Creamery partnership

Wednesday, December 25, 2013

CUMMINGTON — A day spent outdoors cross-country skiing or snowshoeing works up quite the appetite. Knowing this, Trustees of the Reservation have teamed up with the Old Creamery Co-op to open a new café at the Notchview Reservation … 0

Cummington fatal, fuel-tanker crash victim ID'd as Frank Stillman of Pittsfield; accident cause unknown

Sunday, December 22, 2013

CUMMINGTON — The driver killed when an SUV collided with a fuel tanker Friday afternoon has been identified as Frank H. Stillman, 67, of Pittsfield. Authorities still don’t know the cause of the crash. The accident remains under … 0

Head-on collision on Route 9 in Cummington kills one driver

Friday, December 20, 2013

CUMMINGTON — A head-on collision on Route 9 near the Windsor line killed the driver of an SUV that collided with a gasoline tanker truck about 3 p.m. Friday. The identity of the male victim was not released … 0

Area churches list Christmas services, events

Friday, December 20, 2013

AMHERST First Baptist Church, 434 North Pleasant St. / 549-3596 Contact: Brant Lingle Christmas Eve: 7 p.m., candlelight service, a beautiful celebration of Emmanuel, God with us. All children are invited to attend with their parents. First Congregational … 0

Area property deed transfers

Monday, December 16, 2013

For the week ending December 6, 2013 Amherst Clifford D. Resnick, Clifford David Resnick, to Patricia A. Stacey, Patricia Alyce Stacey, 280 Lincoln Ave., Amherst, No Consideration. Hilary W. Barber, Joyce M. Conlon, to Kurt Cuillin Wise, Rachel … 0

AREA MEETINGS

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst TODAY: Dickinson Local Historic District Commission, 3 p.m.; Select Board, 6:30 p.m., both at Town Hall TUESDAY: The Jones Library, Inc. Development Committee, 1 p.m., Yiddish Book Center; Public Transportation and Bicycle Committee, 4 p.m., Town Hall; School Committee, 7 p.m., ARHS WEDNESDAY: Personnel Board, 9 a.m., … 0

AREA MEETINGS

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst TUESDAY: Disability Access Advisory Committee, 11:30 a.m., Stavros; Jones Library, Inc. Buildings and Facilities Committee, 1 p.m., Library; Public Shade Tree Committee, 4 p.m., Town Hall; Budget Subcommittee of the Regional School Committee, 5:30 p.m., ARHS; Agricultural Commission, 7 p.m., Town Hall; Amherst-Pelham Regional School Committee, 7 … 0

AREA MEETINGS

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst TODAY: Town-Gown Steering Committee, 4 p.m., UMass Police Dept.; Board of Assessors, 5:30; Select Board, 6:30, both at Town Hall; CDBG Advisory Committee Public Hearing, 7 p.m., Bangs Community Center TUESDAY: Housing Authority, 5 p.m.; Zoning Board of Appeals, 6:30 p.m..; Select Board, 7 p.m., all at … 0

Area meetings

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst TODAY: Housing Authority, 4:30 p.m., 33 Kellogg Ave. Belchertown TODAY: Select Board, 6:30 p.m.; Special Town Meeting, 7 p.m., both at High School TUESDAY: School Committee, 7 p.m., Swift River Elementary School Chesterfield TODAY: Council on Aging, 10 a.m., Senior Center; Tax Collector, 6:30 p.m.; Assessors, Police … 0