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AREA MEETINGS

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 Board, both at 7 p.m., all at Chestnut Hill School; Planning Board, 7:30 p.m., Town Hall THURSDAY: Council on Aging, 6 p.m., … 0

Out-of-control brush fire damages house on East Street in Goshen

Friday, April 18, 2014

GOSHEN — A small brush fire that had been started to destroy weeds at a home at 665 East St. quickly got out of control Thursday afternoon and flames began to burn the siding of the house. Before the fire was extinguished it caused an estimated $15,000 in damage to the home, which was built in 1844, according to Fire Capt. Bob Labrie. … 0

AREA MEETINGS

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst TODAY: Regional Agreement Working Group: Education Subcommittee, 8:30 a.m., Policy Subcommittee of the Regional School Committee, 5 p.m., both at ARMS; Public Art Commission, 10:30 a.m., Town Hall TUESDAY: The Jones Library, Inc. Buildings and Facilities Committee, 1 p.m., Library; Public Transportation and Bicycle Committee, 4 p.m. Town Hall WEDNESDAY: Town Meeting Coordinating Committee, 1:30 p.m., Planning Board, 7:05 p.m, Zoning Board … 0

AREA MEETINGS

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst THURSDAY: The Jones Library Board of Trustees, 9 a.m., Library Belchertown No meetings scheduled. Chesterfield TODAY: Assistant Assessor, 9:30 a.m.; Select Board, 4 p.m.; Tax Collector; 6:30 p.m.; Assessors, Police Department, Town Clerk, all at 7 p.m., all at Davenport THURSDAY: Senior Housing Committee, 12:30 p.m., Community … 0

Leon Tuthill Jr. of Plainfield one of three man charged with damaging historic kiln in Hawley

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

A Plainfield man celebrating his birthday is one of three area men who have been charged with damaging a historic Hawley landmark. In November, several thousand dollars in damage was done to the oldest flagstone charcoal kiln in New England. It was built in 1870 and is listed … 0

Area property deed transfers

Monday, December 16, 2013

For the week ending December 6, 2013 Amherst Clifford D. Resnick, Clifford David Resnick, to Patricia A. Stacey, Patricia Alyce Stacey, 280 Lincoln Ave., Amherst, No Consideration. Hilary W. Barber, Joyce M. Conlon, to Kurt Cuillin Wise, Rachel … 0

AREA MEETINGS

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst TODAY: Dickinson Local Historic District Commission, 3 p.m.; Select Board, 6:30 p.m., both at Town Hall TUESDAY: The Jones Library, Inc. Development Committee, 1 p.m., Yiddish Book Center; Public Transportation and Bicycle Committee, 4 p.m., Town Hall; School Committee, 7 p.m., ARHS WEDNESDAY: Personnel Board, 9 a.m., … 0

AREA MEETINGS

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst TUESDAY: Disability Access Advisory Committee, 11:30 a.m., Stavros; Jones Library, Inc. Buildings and Facilities Committee, 1 p.m., Library; Public Shade Tree Committee, 4 p.m., Town Hall; Budget Subcommittee of the Regional School Committee, 5:30 p.m., ARHS; Agricultural Commission, 7 p.m., Town Hall; Amherst-Pelham Regional School Committee, 7 … 0

Hilltown Voices: ‘Much older’ couple pursue film degrees, senator visits, Christmas dinner

Friday, December 6, 2013

After selling their business, Kathy Swanson said, she and her husband Vince O’Connell wanted to do “something that we could be proud of, that would give us some sense of accomplishment at the end of the day.” Sharing a common interest in film, the retired former Plainfield residents … 0

AREA MEETINGS

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst TODAY: Town-Gown Steering Committee, 4 p.m., UMass Police Dept.; Board of Assessors, 5:30; Select Board, 6:30, both at Town Hall; CDBG Advisory Committee Public Hearing, 7 p.m., Bangs Community Center TUESDAY: Housing Authority, 5 p.m.; Zoning Board of Appeals, 6:30 p.m..; Select Board, 7 p.m., all at … 0

Area meetings

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst TODAY: Housing Authority, 4:30 p.m., 33 Kellogg Ave. Belchertown TODAY: Select Board, 6:30 p.m.; Special Town Meeting, 7 p.m., both at High School TUESDAY: School Committee, 7 p.m., Swift River Elementary School Chesterfield TODAY: Council on Aging, 10 a.m., Senior Center; Tax Collector, 6:30 p.m.; Assessors, Police … 0

Updated: Fire damages Plainfield home-building business

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

PLAINFIELD — A wind-blown fire that broke out around 1 p.m. Tuesday caused extensive damage to Potter Homebuilders at 727 West Main St. “We think it is possible that ashes from the wood stove fell on the roof … 0

AREA MEETINGS

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Amherst TODAY: Dickinson Local Historic District Commission, 3 p.m., First Floor Meeting Room, Town Hall; Select Board, 6:30 p.m., Town Room, Town Hall. TUESDAY: Public Transportation and Bicycle Committee, 4 p.m., Town Room, Town Hall; Public Shade Tree Committee, 4:30 p.m., First Floor Meeting Room, Town Hall; Cultural … 0