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UMass basketball: Minutemen bounce back, roll to 74-52 victory over VCU
02-20-2024 10:26 PM


AMHERST — Anxious murmurs percolated throughout the Mullins Center crowd as a Roosevelt Wheeler layup cut VCU’s deficit to 48-38 – the closest it had been since 12-2 in the opening minutes – with exactly 14 minutes to go in regulation.The UMass...

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Adding up the losses at Red Fire Farm: $1M in damages includes barn full of supplies and memories
02-21-2024 10:40 AM


GRANBY — Days after a large fire engulfed Red Fire Farm’s barn and farm store on Carver Street in Granby on Saturday afternoon, farm staff slowly recounted the equipment and inventory lost in the fire, as well as the memories attached to them.The fire...

UMass basketball: Red-hot VCU comes to Mullins Center on Tuesday
02-19-2024 5:40 PM


AMHERST — The saying all season long for the UMass men’s basketball team is a simple one: Don’t let the highs be too high, and don’t let the lows be too low.After a disappointing loss to then last-place La Salle over the weekend, the Minutemen are...

Driver strikes pair of police cruisers in Sunderland
02-19-2024 3:38 PM

SUNDERLAND — Both a Deerfield Police cruiser and a Massachusetts State Police cruiser were struck after responding to a report of an impaired driver on Sunday. According to State Police spokesperson Brandon Doherty, a trooper from the Northampton...

Residents displaced after blaze in Turners Falls
02-19-2024 11:11 AM

TURNERS FALLS — A three-alarm fire reported late Sunday evening has displaced at least seven residents living in a three-story, multi-family residential building on G Street, according to Turners Falls Fire Capt. Trisha Dana.The fire was reported at...

Four-alarm blaze at Red Fire Farm in Granby causes an estimated $1M in damages
02-18-2024 4:51 PM


GRANBY — A blaze engulfed Red Fire Farm’s barn and farm store on Carver Street on Saturday afternoon, leaving the west side of the barn “completely obliterated” and causing an estimated $1 million in damages, according to co-owner Ryan...

Greenfield Police Logs: Jan. 24 to Feb. 13, 2024
02-17-2024 5:01 PM

Wednesday, Jan. 24 4:36 p.m. — Jason J. Ramos, 18, of Juniper Court in Greenfield, was arrested on a warrant and taken to the Franklin County Jail and House of Correction.Thursday, Jan. 25 11:03 a.m. — Harassment reported on Chapman Street. Services...

Montague Cultural Council awards $16K in grants
02-17-2024 2:13 PM

MONTAGUE — The Cultural Council has awarded 28 grants totaling $16,146 to support local cultural programs as part of its annual funding distribution.According to a notice from Cultural Council Chair Kathleen Lynch, grants are awarded to projects that...

Local artist seeks building facades to share pro-environmental message
02-16-2024 5:00 PM


GREENFIELD — A local artist hopes some Main Street building owners are willing to donate or rent their facades to exhibit a climate crisis tribute to Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg.Joseph “JJ” White has crafted a 17½-foot-wide,...

Greenfield Police Chief Robert Haigh Jr. retires
02-16-2024 9:51 AM


GREENFIELD — City officials have announced that Police Chief Robert Haigh Jr. is retiring from his position, effective Friday, Feb. 16.Deputy Police Chief William Gordon will assume responsibilities as acting/provisional police chief, under his...

Montague man to face charges after high-speed chase
02-14-2024 7:02 PM

GREENFIELD — A Montague man who allegedly tried to hit a Greenfield Police cruiser on Tuesday afternoon was taken into custody after leading authorities on a high-speed chase to Sunderland and back.The driver reportedly nearly struck a cruiser in...

Montague Police Logs: Jan. 22 to Feb. 11, 2024
02-14-2024 11:54 AM

Monday, Jan. 22 2:10 p.m. — Tractor trailer with an oversized load needs help backing up and finding a new route. Officer to help guide the driver through Millers Falls.4:15 p.m. — Caller reports he just arrived home on Montague City Road and can hear...

First Arc-a-Palooza concert set for Shea Theater in Turners Falls
02-14-2024 9:35 AM


TURNERS FALLS — The United Arc’s got talent, and the first Arc-a-Palooza concert aims to prove it.Five local musical acts are set to take the stage at the Shea Theater Arts Center for a Feb. 17 fundraising event for the nonprofit that provides...

Four Rivers students highlight green reentry programs in documentary
02-13-2024 11:44 AM


GREENFIELD — Over the last several months, Four Rivers Charter Public School students have traveled around New England, documenting stories of formerly incarcerated people and their roles in green reentry programs.The result is “Roots of Change,” a...

Montague chosen for public art training program
02-13-2024 9:42 AM


MONTAGUE — With Montague’s inclusion in the 2024 “Making It Public” art program, town officials are learning how to increase the town’s capacity to support and promote public art making.Through the program, offered by the New England Foundation for...

Mahar seventh grader lauded for quick thinking during chimney fire
02-12-2024 11:49 AM


ORANGE — Thanks to training he received through the SAFE (Student Awareness of Fire Education) program in the Orange school system, 12-year-old Joel Wilkey knew just what to do when he awoke to the sound of a smoke detector going off on Dec. 11, 2023....

Winter HooPla in Shelburne Falls to bring ‘magical experience’
02-10-2024 5:53 PM


SHELBURNE FALLS — The Art Garden will showcase local artists’ creativity once again with a night of ephemeral art installations at the Winter HooPla event.For the past eight years, artists have transformed the Shelburne Falls Trolley Museum’s freight...

Ja’Duke tribute show to raise money for domestic violence crisis services
02-08-2024 2:00 PM


TURNERS FALLS — In 1987, 31-year-old Vivian A. Morrissey was fatally strangled by her ex-boyfriend in her Turners Falls home, leaving her two daughters, who have no memory of her because they were a 3-year-old and a 1½-year-old at the time,...

‘It’s a tremendous honor’: Greenfield aikido dojo owner gets promoted
02-08-2024 11:22 AM


GREENFIELD — Dave Stier started the new year with notice from Japan that he had been promoted to a seventh-degree black belt in aikido, a traditional Japanese martial art stressing balance, positioning and leverage instead of strength and...

Cute and calming: Shutesbury swears in Charlie, its first police comfort dog
02-06-2024 10:19 AM


SHUTESBURY — On his first day at Shutesbury Town Hall, a week before officially being sworn in as the Police Department’s first K-9 officer, Charlie provided a calming distraction for a stressed and flustered resident who had come to the town...

102nd Winter Carnival unites community with ‘Season Switch-Up’ theme
02-04-2024 5:15 PM


GREENFIELD — Neighbors and newcomers gathered at Beacon Field on Sunday to play Tug-of-War and cheer on dogs of all sizes that were competing in the K-9 Keg Pull to close out the 102nd annual Winter Carnival.“It brings people together,” said...

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