July 22, 2014

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Gateway Superintendent’s Corner

As difficult as it is to believe, by the time many read this column our summer break will be half over as staff return to school on August 26 and students return on August 28. Most school calendars are a throwback to agrarian times and don’t necessarily meet the needs of modern families. Schools throughout […]

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Unaccompanied immigrant children topic in governor’s race

STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Deval Patrick’s offer to shelter unaccompanied children crossing the nation’s southern border is drawing a range of reactions from those hoping to fill his job. The three Democratic candidates for governor — Attorney General Martha Coakley, former federal health care official Donald Berwick, and state Treasurer Steve […]

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Night flying for Barnes Air National Guard Base

WESTFIELD – The 104th Fighter Wing at Barnes Air National Guard Base is scheduled to conduct evening training flights over the next two weeks from July 22 – August 1. The evening missions will launch from Barnes-Westfield Regional Airpor between 4-5 p.m., with expected landings between 8:30 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. According to the base, […]

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Police Log, July 18, 2014

WESTFIELD Emergency Response and Crime Report Friday, July 18, 2014 2:43 a.m.: accident, Shepard Street, a caller reports a car struck a house, the responding officer reports that an operator failed to negotiate a curve, drove off the roadway and struck a house, the officer reports the operator was not injured but there was significant […]

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