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Friends & Neighbors

Friday, July 25, 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 Alyssa Kayser-Hirsh graduated magna cum laude from Wellesley College as a double major in American studies and music. She earned the music department academic prize and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. She is currently working with the … 0

Friends & Neighbors

Friday, July 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 The U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C, has awarded Ella “Kippie” Douglas one of 65 scholarships to study abroad on the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Abroad program. The award … 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

Adopt-a-Pet Day at Florence Savings Bank

Friday, February 28, 2014

Florence Savings Bank will host its sixth annual Adopt-a-Pet Day for the Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society on March 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the bank’s main office lobby at 85 Main St., in Florence. … 0

Veterans Voice

Friday, February 28, 2014

Calling the roll Following is a list of local veterans whose obituaries appeared in the Gazette between Jan. 31 and Feb. 27. The information given here about their service is what was provided in each obituary. Arthur W. Mackey, 93, Northampton, d. Jan. 28; was a World War … 0

Ken Maiuri’s Clubland: Embracing the number 13 — new music lounge opens in Florence

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

It’s odd being inside a nightclub during the day, but that’s where I’m chatting with John St. Onge as bright sun streams through an open window across our burnt-orange booth. The super-shine on this warm, late-winter afternoon is … 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

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

Friends & Neighbors

Friday, February 14, 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 Parker Jones, whose major is mechanical engineering, was named to the fall semester president’s list at … 0

Friends & Neighbors

Friday, January 31, 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 Mia Sher earned a bachelor’s degree in medical laboratory science from Armstrong Atlantic State University in … 0

Northampton prepares to rebuild Hinckley Street in a $1.5 million project this summer

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

NORTHAMPTON — The city is preparing for a complete reconstruction this summer of Hinckley Street in Florence, which is described by the city’s senior civil engineer as a “moonscape” because of its crevasses and rough spots. This is … 8

Friends & Neighbors

Friday, January 31, 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 Mia Sher earned a bachelor’s degree in medical laboratory science from Armstrong Atlantic State University in … 0