Wednesday July 27, 2016
What's Happening at Just Roots?
Adapted from a Just Roots press release:
There's so much going on and not just in the fields! While the folks behind the Greenfield Community Farm want you to know that it's not too late to get a farm share, they also want to spread the word about their new Local Food Clinic, which helps people fit healthy, local, food into any budget. They also want to remind the public that there are opportunities to volunteer at the farm and take a variety of classes.
Tuesday July 26, 2016
Downtown Parking Changes Coming This Fall
Adapted from a Greenfield Mayor's Office press release:
The Greenfield Parking Commission recently completed a study of downtown and how it will be affected by the return of the Franklin County Courthouse early next year. As a result, the commission has come up with a plan that addresses concerns of local residents and businesses who say that increased parking usage by the courthouse will result in widespread unavailability of parking.
Friday July 22, 2016
Please Help Us Get an Increase in Funding
If you are a regular website visitor, or follow us on social media, you may already know that Greenfield is renegotiating its cable service contract with Comcast. What you may not know is that the amount of money Comcast has to set aside for us over the next ten years, from revenues they generate in town, is determined during this process.
Thursday July 21, 2016
Greenfield Town Council Meeting --- July 20, 2016
During this 40 minute meeting, councilors dealt with year end finances and repairs to water and sewer lines. The mayor also made a statement regarding recent racist incidents in town.
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Monday July 18, 2016
Date Change for Next BFMC Nutrition Class
Adapted from Baystate Franklin Medical Center (BFMC) press releases:
The upcoming installment of BFMC's free nutrition class with Baystate Health Dietitian Alicia Walter, MS, RDN/LDN, that was scheduled for Wednesday, August 3rd, will take place on Wednesday, July 27th, instead. This month's topic will be Learn to be Supermarket Savvy. As usual, the class will take place in Conference Room C at the hospital, from 10:15AM to 11:15AM and be repeated from 11:30AM to 12:30PM.
Friday July 15, 2016
It's Blooming Backpacks!
Adapted from a United Way of Franklin County press release:
Women's Way, a program of the United Way of Franklin County, is asking for your help in order to provide backpacks and school supplies to needy children in our area. Every August, the Women's Way and community supporters gather together at a lovely garden in Historic Old Deerfield to socialize while supporting the needs of local students. This year's main event will be held on Thursday, August 4th, from 5:30PM to 7PM, and admission is just $5, plus 1 or more backpacks filled with school supplies.