- Officials say Interstate 91 Springfield viaduct project will focus on minimizing traffic disruption, parking woes
4 March 2015 @ 11:20 am
AGAWAM — Local and state officials told representatives of the area business community on Wednesday that a three-year project to reconstruct the Interstate 91 viaduct deck in Springfield will be done with a major focus on reducing traffic disruptions and...
- Belchertown school board votes to support educators' group's concern about state emphasis on standardized testing
27 February 2015 @ 1:15 pm
The Western Massachusetts Education Leaders Coalition, organized last year by administrators increasingly alarmed by a panoply of state initiatives - that they say the government fails to adequately fund -- won another convert to their cause Tuesday when the school board here unanimously approved the group's mission statement.
- Longmeadow Novel Knitters stitch away winter at Storrs Library
25 February 2015 @ 2:39 pm
Another important past charitable project, in conjunction with the Springfield City Library, was the 500 Hats project in honor of the 75th anniversary of Dr. Seuss' book, "The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins."
- Just Folks - Neighborhoods & Metro South Plus: Area students earn degrees, academic honors
25 February 2015 @ 12:25 pm
Area students earn honors.
- Alleged thefts at elderly center spotlight what families fear most: Editorial
24 February 2015 @ 4:00 pm
One episode can soil the reputation of even a quality facility.
- Longmeadow Shops expansion goes to Planning Board for informational meeting
24 February 2015 @ 7:25 am
The first meeting will be informational. Plans could be approved as early as the fall of 2015. But Walker said they might delay construction until after the busy Christmas shopping season
- Cash, credit cards, diamond rings among items allegedly stolen from elderly at Longmeadow assisted-living center
21 February 2015 @ 7:00 am
When police confronted her the attempted credit card purchases, Gadson responded that she was trying to buy Christmas presents for her children.
- Senior notes for East Longmeadow, Enfield, Longmeadow, Somers, Springfield and Suffield - Feb. 25, 2015
20 February 2015 @ 3:02 pm
Senior notes for East Longmeadow, Enfield, Longmeadow, Somers, Springfield and Suffield
- Springfield, other Western Massachusetts communities see gains in number of million-dollar earners
20 February 2015 @ 1:44 pm
The Boston Business Journal, a sister publication to The Republican and MassLive, is out with its annual Millionaire Report. The Boston Business Journal compiles it with the help of the Massachusetts Department of Revenue.
- Pioneer Valley real estate: Home sales, median price up in January
20 February 2015 @ 8:45 am
Sales rose 7.6 percent from 263 homes sold in the first month of 2014 to 283 homes sold last month. The median price rose 3.4 percent from $179,000 in January 2014 to $185,00 in January 2015.
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