Families of those who died while serving receive medals at Memorial Day events in Northampton, Williamsburg

05-27-2024 4:49 PM

NOTHAMPTON — Susan Loen still has the dozens of letters her eldest brother Kenneth Johnson wrote home from Vietnam to his parents and five siblings.Some of the letters contained short funny tidbits, like Johnson wearing out the back of his pants and...

For South Hadley: Robert Judge is this year’s Citizen of the Year

05-27-2024 11:22 AM

SOUTH HADLEY — Town Meeting members listened intently earlier this month as the accomplishments of this year’s Citizen of the Year were read out by Know Your Town member Linda Young.This year’s awardee is a Town Meeting member and a former Select...



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Thinking peace on Memorial Day
05-27-2024 9:44 AM

 On Memorial Day we can honor the sacrifices of our soldiers and continue the quest for world peace.As President Dwight Eisenhower said of Memorial Day, “Let us reverently honor those who have fallen in war, and rededicate ourselves through prayer to...

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Deerfield Planning Board OKs Hamshaw Lumber expansion
05-23-2024 4:07 PM

SOUTH DEERFIELD — An extensive addition to Hamshaw Lumber’s South Deerfield location can move forward following the Planning Board’s site plan review and stormwater permit approval last week.The New England hardware store is seeking to construct a new...


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Obit photo for Liv Pertzoff Liv Pertzoff

Haydenville , MA - Please join us in celebration of the life of Liv Pertzoff. The event will be held Saturday June 8th, at The Florence Civic Center beginning at 1:00 PM. ... remainder of obit for Liv Pertzoff

Obit photo for Dolores C. Hatfield Dolores C. Hatfield

Dolores C. (Navalta) Hatfield Northborough, MA - Dolores Carolyn (Navalta) Hatfield, 62, of Northborough, formerly of Cummington, passed away peacefully on Friday May 24, 2024, at UMass Memorial in Worcester surrounded by her family. She... remainder of obit for Dolores C. Hatfield

Obit photo for Patricia Schanzer Patricia Schanzer

Easthampton, MA - Patricia Ellen (Melega) Schanzer, age 63, a life long resident of Easthampton, died peacefully on Tuesday, May 21st, 2024 at the Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton, surrounded by her loving and devoted family. ... remainder of obit for Patricia Schanzer

Obit photo for Miriam Lareau Miriam Lareau

Jacksonville, FL - Miriam A. Lareau passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on May 21 in Jacksonville, Florida with her two sisters by her side. She was the daughter of M. Wellington and Beatrice Graves of Williamsburg, MA. Sh... remainder of obit for Miriam Lareau


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