August 29, 2014

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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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YMCA Swim Team offering free trial

WESTFIELD – The Westfield YMCA Wave Swim Team will host a free, two-week trial period from Tuesday, Sept. 2 to Friday, Sept. 12. The Wave Swim Team is a competitive swimming program for swimmers ages 5-18. Children who can safely swim 25 yards of at least one competitive swimming stroke and are looking for a […]

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McCabe chosen to run with Inspiration Team

WESTFIELD – Westfield Police Capt. Michael McCabe has been selected to be part of an exclusive team at the NU Hartford Marathon and Half Marathon in Connecticut this October. McCabe, 52, was nominated along with more than 50 others and selected by a committee to join the 10-member Aiello Inspiration Team. The 10 people chosen […]

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Westfield field hockey looks to take next step

WESTFIELD – Making the western Massachusetts Tournament is nice, but Karen Gomez and the Westfield High School field hockey team want more. Five years ago when the Westfield Athletic Director took over the field hockey program as head coach, she started setting goals. Her first goal, like any other head coach in her league, was […]

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