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Friday, May 26 2:00 PM Franklin County Matters: Opioid Task Force 3:00 PM The Empty Chair-Police Chiefs Community Special 4:00 PM Road To Recovery:Providing Treatment and Recovery May 2017 5:00 PM Solutions Rising: Opioid Addiction Part III 5:30 PM Your Right To Know: The Opioid Crisis...
Saturday, May 27 Orange Cultural Council, 2 p.m., Moore-Leland Library.
The Great Brownie Bake-off was held recently at the Athol Public Library, with prizes awarded to the top scorers in three age categories. Pictured are the winners with their prizes. Left to right -- Haley David, winner of the 8- to 12-year-old division; Molly Divoll, the teen winner; and Douglas Schneider, the adult winner. Submitted photo
ATHOL — The Great Brownie Bake-off was held recently at the Athol Public Library.  Bakers of all ages brought brownies to the library to be evaluated by a panel of judges and sampled by members of the general public.  Prizes were awarded to the top scorers in three age categories: Haley David...
 Students from Pioneer Valley Regional High School in Northfield took part in this year's Massachusetts Envirothon, earning a fifth-place finish in the Wildlife Ecostation competition. Left to right -- Amanda Laughner, science teacher and Envirothon advisor; junior Alex Wahlstrom; sophomore Samantha Russell; senior May Kenney; junior Rebecca Rodgers; and sophomore Emma Worth. Submitted photo
LINCOLN — The message from teenagers who participated in this year’s Massachusetts Envirothon environmental education program was clear: local agriculture is booming in Massachusetts. For the past school year, they’ve been researching farming in their communities — from urban community gardens to...
ORANGE — The Orange Senior Citizen Club recently held their May banquet and installation of officers. A delicious meal was served by Dan Carr of Affordable Catering.  The slate of officers for 2017-2019 are President Frank Schiappa, Vice President Norman Gates, Secretary Sandra Eklund, Assistant...
NORTHAMPTON — Da Camera Singers will offer a Memorial Day concert and art show today, Friday, May 26, at 7:30 p.m., at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 48 Elm St. Under the direction of conductor Sheila Heffernon, the group will perform four motets and “Requiem” by Maurice Duruflé, along with Noel...
BARRE — The Barre Players Theater will present three weekend performances of “Dancing at Lughnasa” by Brian Friel, a show set in rural Ireland in the year 1936. Directed by Diana Canterbury, the show will be presented today, Friday, May 26, at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, May 27, at 7:30 p.m.; and...
ORANGE — The recycling center/transfer station will be closed Tuesday, May 30, in observance of Memorial Day. It will be open Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, from 8 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.
HATFIELD — The 36th annual Car and Truck Show, presented by the Northeast Chevy/GMC Truck Club in association with DJ Bruce Marshall, will be held on Sunday, Aug. 6, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at its new location at the Hatfield Lions Club at 15 Billings Wy., rain or shine. The show is open to all...
ATHOL — Two motor vehicle accidents were reported to police on Thursday. At 6:27 p.m., vehicles operated by Tyler M. Murray-Lavin, of Montague; and Antonia M. Tontodonato, of 778 Pleasant St., were in an accident on Main Street. The Murray-Lavin vehicle was towed. Minor injuries resulted. No...

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