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Westfield / Southwick

‘Little Free Library’ lecture slated in hopes of opening in Westfield

Lori Szepelak
lori@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – With the successful launch of the first Little Free Library in Wyben in October, Westfield Athenaeum Director Cher Collins hopes that community and church groups and scouting troops will be inspired to start their own in the city.To help area residents get started, an interactive...
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Big Y, Carando host free lunch at Barnes

Angelique Fiske
angelique@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – Big Y and Carando Classic Italian Foods played host to a Christmas lunch for the men and women of the Barnes Air National Guard Base...
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Westfield Voke receives $1 million grant for new aviation program

Angelique Fiske
angelique@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – Westfield Vocational-Technical High School (WSVTH) has received a $1.1 million grant to help fund the Airframe and Powerplant aviation program set to begin in the fall of 2015. <a target="_blank" href="http://www.mass.gov/governor/admin...
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Hospital uses two schools of medicine

Lori Szepelak
lori@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – Despite three cancer diagnoses in six years, Ann Clapp is upbeat and says one of her best defenses is receiving integrative therapies including Reiki.Clapp, a patient of Steven Schonholz, M.D., FACS, medical director of the Center for Comprehensive Breast Health at Noble Hospital...
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East Mountain Country club withdraws conservation restriction

Angelique Fiske
angelique@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – The East Mountain Country Club has withdrawn its proposal for a $758,000 conservation restriction as a result of a negative recommendation from a subcommittee of the <a target="_blank" href="http://www.cityofwestfield.org/index...
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‘Miracle on 34th Street’ comes to Southwick

Angelique Fiske
angelique@thereminder.com

SOUTHWICK – The Southwick Cultural Council has arranged for the Suffield Players to put on a free production of “Miracle on 34th Street” on Dec. 14. The play will be performed&nbsp; as a 1940s radio broadcast, including costumes from the time and a foley table designated for sound effects, a...
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Program offers support for Alzheimer caregivers, family

Angelique Fiske
angelique@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – The Massachusetts and New Hampshire chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association will host a free program, “Caregiver Stress,” on Dec. 11 in Westfield. The program is designed for f...
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Westfield partners with Armbrook, becomes ‘Dementia Friendly’ City

Angelique Fiske
angelique@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – Mayor Daniel Knapik announced that Westfield has committed to become a Dementia Friendly City, alongside Beth Cardillo, the executive director of <a target="_blank" href="https://www.facebook.com/ArmbrookVill...
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