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Katherine Miner, of Frontier Regional, high jumps during a meet against Southwick Thursday at Frontier. She took first place in this event.

Thursday’s high school recaps: Big fourth inning leads Holyoke Catholic to win in shorten game

Friday, April 25, 2014

The Holyoke Catholic baseball put up 10 hits and 13 runs in the fourth inning Thursday as the Gaels run-ruled Sci-Tech 20-5 at home. Dorian Guidi drove in five runs, including a three-run triple for Catholic (4-3, 2-1 Bi-County North). Tom Heavren went 3 for 3 with a double and a walk, Ben Modzelesky was 2 for 2 with three … 0

Thursday’s high school tennis recaps: Calvin Lin leads Hurricanes to win over East Longmeadow

Friday, April 25, 2014

Amherst Regional’s Calvin Lin was pulled up from doubles and won his first singles match at the No. 2 spot to help the Hurricanes to a 4-1 home victory over East Longmeadow Thursday. Lin won 7-6 (6), 6-1 over Matt Donavan, while Andy Zyskowski cruised over Ryan Powell 6-1, 6-4 at No. 1 singles. The Amherst doubles squads — Danny St. John and … 0

State Yo-Yo Contest at Eastworks Building in Easthampton Saturday

Thursday, April 24, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — Yo-yo pros from around the New England will come to Easthampton Saturday to compete in the 10th annual Massachusetts State Yo-Yo Contest at the Eastworks Building. The event, put on by city businessman and national yo-yo master André Boulay, offers a total of $700 in cash prizes for the top three competitors and is open to youths and adults. It will … 0

Monday’s high school recaps: South Hadley nine hangs on to beat Holyoke

Monday, April 21, 2014

After allowing eight unanswered runs, the South Hadley baseball team responded by scoring four in the fifth inning and held on to beat Holyoke 8-7 on the road Monday afternoon. Adam Pilachowski pitched 31/3 hitless and scoreless innings with six strikeouts to earn the win. Pat Sears went … 0

Monday’s high school tennis/track: Frontier Regional girls laps Palmer

Monday, April 21, 2014

Kat Miner took first in three individual events to lead the Frontier Regional girls track & field team to a 121-24 home victory over Palmer Monday. Miner won the high jump (5 feet, 5 inches), the 100 meter (13.8 seconds) and the 200 (28.3). Katherine Conlisk and Kimmi … 0

Around Easthampton: Water and sewer rates to rise, block party planned for June

Monday, April 21, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — Organizers of the Cottage Street Cultural District are planning to showcase city arts at a block party June 14 billed as a “street festival with a twist.” Cultural Chaos will take place all along Cottage Street, … 0

Courtney Leeming of Easthampton to face charges including drunk driving after accident Saturday

Monday, April 21, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — The 21-year-old city woman who was injured when her vehicle flipped over on Line Street early Saturday will be summoned to Northampton District Court to face her second drunk driving charge and other charges. Courtney L. Leeming, of 36 Line St., will answer to charges of … 0

Weekend high school recaps: Amherst boys second, girls fourth at Bloomfield Track & Field Invitational

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Competing against some of the top teams in Connecticut, the Amherst Regional boys and girls track & field teams performed well at the Bloomfield Invitational Saturday. The Amherst boys scored 75 points and finished second behind host Bloomfield (88.5). There were 22 teams in the field. The Amherst … 0


Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst TODAY: Regional Agreement Working Group: School Location Subcommittee, 5:30 p.m., Leverett Town Hall TUESDAY: The Jones Library, Inc. Buildings and Facilities Committee, 11 a.m., Library; Select Board, 6:30 p.m. Town Hall WEDNESDAY: Conservation Commission, 7 p.m., Town Hall Belchertown TUESDAY: School Committee, 6:30 p.m., Finance Committee, Select … 0

Courtney Leeming of Easthampton hurt in rollover accident on Line Street

Saturday, April 19, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — A 21-year-old Easthampton woman was hurt when her vehicle flipped over after police said it was traveling at a high rate of speed on Line Street early Saturday. Courtney Leeming, 21, of 36 Line St., was treated for minor injuries and released from Cooley Dickinson Hospital … 0

Friday’s high schools: Northampton softball team rips Ludlow, 14-4

Friday, April 18, 2014

The Northampton softball team put together a big third inning to rip open a 14-4 win over Ludlow Friday afternoon. Zoey Driscoll-Sbar led off with a double as five consecutive Blue Devils (2-3) reached base before the first … 0

Area police news

Friday, April 18, 2014

Amherst ■ Matthew Robert Coletti, 24, of Newtown, Conn., was arrested at 1:38 a.m. Friday on charges of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, negligent operation of a motor vehicle to endanger, failure to stay within marked lanes and speeding. ■ Patrick M. Barry, … 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 … 0