Friday October 24, 2014
Greenfield Parking Commission Hearing October 23, 2014
Yesterday, the Greenfield Parking & Traffic Commission held a public hearing on their proposed changes to yearly permit rates, space availability, and meter duration. Click READ MORE>> to watch the meeting.
Thursday October 23, 2014
So Much Going on at BFMC
Adapted from a Baystate Franklin Medical Center (BFMC) press release:
Our local hospital is offering several ways for people to help with, and be helped by, the programs they offer. In the coming weeks, Baystate Franklin Medical Center (BFMC) will hold yoga classes for cancer survivors, host the Organize Your Life Expo, and team up with the Hallmark Institute of Photography for a special fundraiser.
Wednesday October 22, 2014
Big News From Dakin
Adapted from a Dakin Humane Society press release:
The Pioneer Valley's Dakin Humane Society is excited to announce that an anonymous donor has pledged to match dollar-for-dollar every monetary donation to the organization between now and November 15th, up to a total of $100,000! In addition, Dakin unveiled a completely revamped website last week and their $5 Feline Event over the weekend enabled them to place 137 animals in new homes.
Tuesday October 21, 2014
Pioneer Valley Workers Center Launch Party
Adapted from a Western Mass Jobs with Justice press release:
On Thursday, October 23rd, the Pioneer Valley Workers Center (PVWC) will celebrate its official opening, from 5:30PM to 8:30PM, with an exhibition of artwork from restaurant workers in Northampton. The PVWC was founded in 2013 by unions, community organizations, and faith groups in an effort to build power for food systems workers in Western Massachusetts.
Monday October 20, 2014
Screenwriting Opportunity: Hollywood Comes Near
Adapted from a MASS MoCA press release:
Whether you're an aspiring screenwriter or a fan of movies, the Williamstown Film Festival's Project Screenplay invites you to take part in a live-action game show about the art of the pitch, hosted by screenwriter Andrew Osborne. The audience will decide who gets the green light when aspiring screen scribes pitch their concepts and act out scenes while industry professionals offer tips and advice for bringing a script from page to projector on Wednesday, November 5th, at 7PM.
Friday October 17, 2014
Improvised & Uncensored Comedy at the Shea
Adapted from a Shea Comedy Players press release:
Fresh from their successful debut last month, the Shea Comedy Players bring another night of fabulous improv comedy to the Shea Theater stage, this time with their show Improvised and Uncensored on Saturday, November 1st, at 8PM. “We’d say this show is for mature audiences only,” says Shea Comedy Player founder Pam Victor, “but we don’t really act our ages. So let’s just say you should leave the kids home for this R-rated show.” It’s safe to say that of the mature adults in the theater, none will be onstage---much to the audience’s delight.