Wednesday July 29, 2015
A New Benchmark
Today, when the Greenfield Rejuvenators dedicated a new place to sit downtown, we spoke to some of the people involved in making this project possible. Click READ MORE>> to watch our short video.
Tuesday July 28, 2015
Join the Montague Common Hall Board
Adapted from a Montague Common Hall press release:
Help us establish a board of directors for the Friends of the Montague Common Hall! Having an active board of directors will make possible the fundraising, management, and upkeep that our hall so desperately needs. We're meeting at the hall on Thursday, August 6th, at 7PM, and we want you. Remember, many hands make light work!
Monday July 27, 2015
Art, Nature, Music & More at Discovery Center
Adapted from a Massachusetts Department of Conservation & Recreation (DCR) press release:
The Great Falls Discovery Center in Turners Falls is open 7 days a week, from 10AM to 4PM, and they have many fun and interesting events scheduled throughout the month of August. All programs are free to the public unless otherwise noted and the facilities are accessible.
Friday July 24, 2015
News from the Opioid Task Force
Adapted from an Opioid Task Force of Franklin County & N. Quabbin press release:
In addition to helping organize tomorrow's candlelight vigil in Energy Park, the Opioid Task Force of Franklin County & the North Quabbin Region will hold a community conversation about the opioid epidemic on August 4th and a Tools for Families event on August 18th. The group is also participating in the "Talk. They Hear You." campaign.
Thursday July 23, 2015
It's Party Time: Medicare turns 50
Adapted from a Western Mass Jobs with Justice press release:
To celebrate the anniversary of Medicare, which provides health insurance security to 55 million people, including 46 million people ages 65 and older and 9 million people younger than 65 who have permanent disabilities, having been signed into law on July 30, 1965, the Western Massachusetts Medicare Birthday Party Coalition will host a gathering on Greenfield's town common at 3:30PM on Thursday, July 30, 2015.
Wednesday July 22, 2015
Free Sports Medicine Clinic at BFMC
Adapted from a Baystate Franklin Medical Center (BFMC) press release:
Baystate Rehabilitation Care at BFMC will sponsor the 13th annual Coaches’ Education Clinic, "Above the Waist", on Thursday, July 30th, from 5PM to 9PM, in the hospital's main conference rooms. During this free sports medicine clinic, experts will discuss topics that pertain specifically to keeping young athletes safe and healthy.