August 30, 2014

Author Archive | Hope E. Tremblay

Hundreds gather to honor hero

LONGMEADOW – Hundreds gathered on the Town Green Saturday evening to pay their respects to a man who is a hero, a husband, a father, a friend and an Air Force legend. Longmeadow resident Lt. Col. Morris “Moose” Fontenot, Jr. died in an accident last Wednesday morning when the F-15 fighter jet he was flying […]

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Board to use overlay to lower tax rate

SOUTHWICK – The Board of Selectmen met with Town Accountant Carol DellaGiustina during a scheduled public hearing on the tax classification Thursday night. DellaGiustina told the board before it could set the classification, which it is set to do at its next meeting, the board had to decide whether or not to use overlay funds […]

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Former Celtics star to speak on addiction

LONGMEADOW -¬†Former Celtics¬†star Chris Herren took his game as high as he could go, then fell as low as a person could go. The basketball legend from Fall River will be sharing the story of his harrowing descent into addiction and miraculous recovery in an evening event at Longmeadow High School (LHS) on Sept. 15 […]

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Brewery given go-ahead

SOUTHWICK – The Westfield River Brewing Company got the final go-ahead from the Southwick Board of Selectmen last night. The board unanimously approved all licenses needed for the brewery to operate in its new location at 707 College Highway, best known as the former Chuck’s Steak House. Now that the local licenses, including Farmer’s Brewers, […]

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