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B2B ID: Bryan Daley

Saturday, August 30, 2014

NAME: Bryan Daley JOB TITLE, COMPANY, CITY IT IS BASED IN: Owner, Easthampton Music Conservatory, 12 Greenwood Court, Easthampton WEBSITE: http://www.westernmamusic.com/ AGE: Over 35 WHEN THE BUSINESS STARTED: 2009 HOW MANY ON YOUR STAFF: My wife, Taryn, and I are full time, and there are various part-time music instructors as well. WHAT YOU DO: Aside from teaching drums, piano, voice, guitar and other stringed instruments, we give our students a fun learning experience. EXPERIENCE: More than 35 years. I took drum lessons from a young age, studied with numerous teachers and continued into my late 20s. Knowing various styles and honing my craft was very … 0

Motorcyclist John Chambers of Easthampton injured in Northampton accident

Friday, August 29, 2014

NORTHAMPTON — An Easthampton man was treated and released from Cooley Dickinson Hospital Friday afternoon after a collision between his motorcycle and a car at the intersection of Mount Tom Road and Atwood Drive. John Chambers, 61, of Easthampton, was driving his motorcycle south on Mount Tom Road when Marilyn Martinelli, 82, of Agawam, attempted to turn left onto Atwood Drive and struck … 0

Accident victims recalled: Edward McGrath, gregarious family man; daughter Brittany, PVPA and law school graduate

Friday, August 29, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — Friends of a father and daughter who were killed in an accident Thursday described Edward D. McGrath as a gregarious family man and his daughter, Brittany D. McGrath, as a strong, intelligent woman who was pursuing a career in law. “It’s just very, very heartbreaking,” said Daniel Kurpaska, a former co-worker … 1

Road closings in Easthampton on Friday and next week

Thursday, August 14, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — The road closings resulting from the work on the intersection of Glendale and West streets and Loudville and Pomeroy Meadow roads will continue Friday and next week. According to a press release from the Police Department, Glendale Street will be closed from the intersection to South … 0

Keeping Tabs of the Arts: PaintBox Theatre’s ‘Tarzan’ and other arts happenings this week in the Valley

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Jungle story PaintBox Theatre will close its summer season with a production of “Tarzan,” under the roof inside the Grandstand at the Three County Fairgrounds in Northampton. The classic tale that’s been adapted and directed by Tom McCabe, … 0

Bread and Puppet Theater to bring emergency performance of ‘Fire’ to Easthampton orchard in response to violence in Gaza

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — Bread and Puppet Theater, known worldwide for performances that comment on political and social problems, will stage “Fire, Emergency Performance for Gaza” in an Easthampton orchard Thursday. Peter Schumann, who has directed the theater since it … 0

Permits, inspections and now, your health: Easthampton Health Department grows services to include promoting healthier lifestyle

Monday, August 11, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — The city’s health department is branching out from its usual business issuing permits and doing inspections this year to focus on a new initiative promoting healthier lifestyles for residents. City Health Agent Jackie Duda said that … 0

Marissa Saldasz of Easthampton faces drunken driving charge after head-on collision on Calvin Coolidge Bridge

Monday, August 11, 2014

NORTHAMPTON — A 23-year-old Easthampton woman faces a drunken driving charge after a head-on collision on the Calvin Coolidge Bridge early Monday. Northampton Police said Marissa Saldasz of Pleasant Street will be summoned to court on charges of … 0

Peabody man faces charges of drunken driving, assaulting police officer and other area police news

Monday, August 11, 2014

Amherst ∎ Corinne Marie Myers, 25, Colonial Village, Unit 198, was cited for failure to stay within marked lanes after the vehicle she was driving on Snell Street went off the road and struck a utility pole at 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Myers complained of pain to her left … 0

Valley plays host to Special Olympics

Monday, August 11, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — As Special Olympian Corey Cohen waited in anticipation for his team to take over the softball diamond at Sheehan Field in Nonotuck Park Saturday morning, he didn’t hesitate when asked his favorite sport. He pointed to … 0

Web design firm owner marks a decade in business, says she likes ‘hustle and bustle’ of Easthampton

Sunday, August 10, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — In a world where information can be found at the click of a button, it’s easy to forget about the folks behind the scenes who make it that easy. Janel Jorda, 48, of Northampton is one … 1

Easthampton moves forward with plan to sell former Parsons Street School for development

Saturday, August 9, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — After considering for a year the future of the vacant former Parsons Street School, the City Council has authorized Mayor Karen L. Cadieux to sell the building to a developer while saving about half of the grounds for city-owned open space. The City Council voted unanimously … 0

Glendale Street in Easthampton to close Wednesday and Thursday

Saturday, August 9, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — Police are asking motorists to avoid the Glendale Street area Wednesday and Thursday because a section of the road will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Work is being done at the intersection of Glendale and West streets and Loudville and Pomeroy Meadow roads. … 1