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KEVIN GUTTING
Kyla Kennedy, 13 months, is cradled in a parachute by her mother, Kirsten Kennedy, right, and grandmother Denise Haughton, both of Northampton, during the Brain Building Festival Saturday at Jackson Street School in Northampton. The yearly event is hosted by the Northampton public schools as part of the Week of the Young Child celebrations.

FRIENDS & NEIGHBORS

Friday, April 18, 2014

To submit an item to Friends & Neighbors, send an email to newsroom@gazettenet.com or mail your news to the Daily Hampshire Gazette, Box 299, Northampton, Ma. 01061, c/o Friends & Neighbors. Amherst David Julien was named to the fall semester dean’s list at Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pa. Easthampton The following students were winners at the White Brook Middle School science … 0

Making News: Local banks, new owner for Easthampton Machine & Tool, nutrition grant for elders and Blue Cross honors

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Ewald named vice president and financial reporting manager at Hampden Bank SPRINGFIELD — Arley R. Ewald of Northampton has been named vice president and financial reporting manager at Hampden Bank. In her new position, Ewald will be responsible for Security and Exchange Commission reporting as well as the day-to-day activity for the bank’s … 0

Naming the Baby

Friday, April 4, 2014

BALKUS — Liam Thomas, son of Thomas Balkus and Lindsay Rhoades, of Holyoke, was born March 15 at The Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton. The maternal grandparents are John and Lisa Rhoades of Florence. The paternal grandparents are Joan and Robert Tremblay of St. Cloud, Fla., and Thomas and Julie Balkus of Ocala, Fla. The maternal great-grandparents are Kathleen Kowalski and the late … 0

Friends & Neighbors

Friday, September 20, 2013

To submit an item to Friends & Neighbors, send an email to newsroom@gazettenet.com or mail your news to the Daily Hampshire Gazette, Box 299, Northampton, Ma. 01061, c/o Friends & Neighbors. American International College Student-athletes recognized for their academic achievement at the college in Springfield include: from Amherst, … 0

Heading outdoors 

Friday, September 20, 2013

∎ e_STnS BikeFest 2013 — Northampton Cycling Club sponsors bikefest Sept. 21, Look Park, North Main Street, Florence. 8-, 25-, 43-, 72-, 104-mile scenic rides; barbecue by Lone Wolf; music by the Art Steele Band; BMX stunt show; for more information go to nohobikeclub.org. ∎ e_STnS Fall Warblers … 0

Glory in the morning

Friday, September 20, 2013

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Veterans Voice

Friday, September 13, 2013

Announcements DAV CHAPTER #92 will meet Sept. 26, and thereafter on the second Thursday of each month at the VFW in Florence. All are welcome. Calling the roll Following is a list of local veterans whose obituaries appeared in the Gazette Aug. 1-Sept. 4. The information given here … 0

Taking page from Arts Night Out, event showcases Florence as arts mecca

Monday, September 2, 2013

Even before the last swimsuit is put away, Florence is looking ahead to fall with three events, to welcome in the shedding of the leaves. A Florence artist is hoping to bring the creative spirits of the Pacific Northwest and Western Massachusetts together this fall. Donnabelle Casis is … 0

Season’s end

Friday, August 30, 2013

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Friends & Neighbors

Friday, August 30, 2013

To submit an item to Friends & Neighbors, send an email to newsroom@gazettenet.com or mail your news to the Daily Hampshire Gazette, Box 299, Northampton, Ma. 01061, c/o Friends & Neighbors. Amherst Seamus Jeremiah O’Neill, son of Terrence … 0

Nice ride

Thursday, August 29, 2013

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Naming the Baby

Friday, August 16, 2013

JOHNDROW — Charlie Mae, daughter of David and Cara Johndrow, of Westhampton, was born July 16 at Cooley Dickinson Hospital, Northampton. The maternal grandparents are Hugh and Marybeth Adams of Florence. The paternal grandmother is Jeanne Johndrow of Florence. RUCKMAN DO — Grace Roma Ruckman Do, daughter of … 0

ENGAGEMENTS Emeline Kelley & Jonathan Bean

Friday, August 16, 2013

Jonathan R. Bean and Emeline R. Kelley, of Florence, announce their engagement. Emeline is the daughter of Richard and Cynthia Kelley, of Florence, and Jonathan is the son of Lawrence and Linda Bean, also of Florence. Emeline is … 0