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Monday’s summer baseball: Hamp Post 28 Legion beats South Hadley Pettengill

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Trailing by a pair after the first three innings, Northampton Post 28 scored five times in the fourth and four more runs in the fifth to roll 9-3 over host South Hadley Pettengill Insurance Monday in American Legion action. Ben O’Connor had two hits, scored twice and drove in three runs and Derek Zewinski had three hits and three RBIs to lead Hamp (9-4). Will O’Connor (two runs), Mikey Thomson …

Gazette Boys Track & Field Player of the Year: Amherst Regional senior Taj-Amir Torres

Monday, July 6, 2015

Boys Track & Field Taj-Amir Torres, senior, Amherst Regional Season highlights: Torres finished his stellar career with victories in the 100-meter dash (10.69 seconds) and 200 (21.40) at the All-State meet. He also anchored the first-place 4x400 relay at All-States. Torres pulled the same trifecta at the WMass/CMass Division 1 meet. He won …

Weekend summer baseball: Northampton Cal Ripken teams earn district titles

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Alex Houck and Nate Kelleher-Mochak combined on a complete-game two-hit shutout as the Northampton Cal Ripken 11-and-under baseball team beat Frontier 4-0 Saturday to win the District 2 championship. Houck started and gave up one hit while striking out three. He escaped a bases-loaded jam in the third. Kelleher-Mochak allowed one hit with four Ks over the final three innings and picked up …

Community shredding event in Hadley aims at protecting against identity theft

Friday, June 12, 2015

HADLEY — Local police are giving residents the opportunity to protect themselves from fraud by publicly shredding documents with private information. The Hadley Police Department is co-sponsoring a free community shred event with other local organizations, including the Hadley Council on Aging, Valley Green Shredding, the Seniors and …

Rev. Charles Kuzmeski to celebrate 40 years in priesthood with Mass at Hadley church

Friday, June 12, 2015

HADLEY — A Granby pastor and Hadley native will return Sunday to the Russell Street parish where he was ordained in 1975 to deliver a Mass of Thanksgiving marking his 40 years in the priesthood. The Rev. Charles …

Engagement: Dana Egan-Sherry & David Skelly

Friday, June 12, 2015

Nancy Egan and Michael Sherry of Easthampton announce the engagement of their daughter, Dana Egan-Sherry of Bronx, New York, to David Skelly of Northampton. David is the son of Deb and Kevin Skelly of Hadley. Dana is currently …


Friday, June 12, 2015

Amherst-Pelham MONDAY: Mozzarella sticks, golden baked potato wedges, carrot sticks, spinach and tomato salad, fresh orange, strawberry cup TUESDAY: Pasta with chicken meatballs and sauce, green beans, garden salad, apple, pineapple cup, carrot sticks WEDNESDAY: Hamburger, cheeseburger, hot dog, veggie dippers, garden salad, pasta salad, mandarin oranges, watermelon …

Friends and Neighbors

Friday, June 12, 2015

Belchertown Jacob Maheu was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Norwich University, Northfield, Vermont. Air Force Airman 1st Class Sam R. Della Torre graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training …

Valley Views: Immature Bald Eagle

Friday, June 12, 2015

Heading outdoors: Area activities

Friday, February 13, 2015

∎ A Walk Through the Brewer Road Neighborhood in Pelham — Pelham Historical Society sponsors a walk with Bruce Klotz Saturday, noon. Meet at North Valley Rd in Pelham. programs@pelhamhs.org ∎ New England Tree Climbing Competition — New England …

MIT researcher says automation alone will not solve transportation safety problems

Thursday, June 11, 2015

HADLEY — Technology for self-driving cars is progressing rapidly, but the difficulty will be in connecting people to those systems. That’s what Bryan Reimer, associate director for research at the New England University Transportation Center at MIT, told attendees at the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission annual meeting Thursday. …

Asparagus, get your asparagus

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Kat Miner, Frontier Regional take top honors at WMass Heptathlon

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Kat Miner led the Frontier Regional girls track & field team to first place with 3,472 of the team’s 9,347 points over the two-day Western Massachusetts Heptathlon championship at Northampton High School on Wednesday. In Day 2 action, Miner won the long jump in 15 feet, 83/4 inches …