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Westfield State students to perform Broadway hits

Angelique Fiske
angelique@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – Students at Westfield State University will be performing a compilation of Broadway hits in the production “CARPE DIEM! Celebrating Broadway Songs of Old and New” on Nov. 1 and 2.The students involved in the musical revie...
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Funds raised for Senior Center double in a month

Angelique Fiske
angelique@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – In one month of fundraising, the Friends of the Westfield Senior Center has doubled its total from $100,000 to $200,000 to put towards furnishing the <a target="_blank" href="http://www.thereminder.com/localnews/wes...
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Westfield Athenaeum to host toy and book sale

Lori Szepelak
lori@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – Bill Westerlind, president of the Friends of the Westfield Athenaeum, has “loved books” since he was young so he relishes the opportunities he now has to help raise funds and awareness for the organization.<b...
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Family to host tasting fundraiser to fight lung cancer

Lori Szepelak
lori@thereminder.com

SOUTHWICK – For the fourth year, one local family hosts a fall fundraiser to raise awareness of lung cancer in the hope of saving lives.“Our mother, Marylin Liptak, was a nonsmoker yet she died of lung cancer,” said Amy Caruso of Southwick, during a recent late afternoon interview with <span...
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Westfield named ‘happiest’ city

Carley Dangona
carley@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – Once again Westfield has topped a better living list. This time, CreditDonkey.com named it the “Happiest City in Massachusetts.” This past summer,...
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Columbia Greenway Rail Trail Phase 2 opens

Carley Dangona
carley@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – The city celebrated the grand opening of the Columbia Greenway Rail Trail South, Phase II on Oct. 10. The...
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Judge rules against Article 97, injuction lifted

Carley Dangona
carley@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – After more than two years of being stalled, the Ashley Street School Project can move forward after a temporary injunction was removed.On Oct. 10, Judge Daniel Ford of the <a target="...
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Marathon honors police captain

By Carley Dangona
carley@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – A local police captain is being honored for his off-duty work where he dedicates his time to serving the community. Police Capt. Mike McCabe was selected as part of the 10-member Aiello Inspiration Team, all chosen for their contributions and dedication to inspire others, in the ...
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School opponents seek permanent injuction

By Carley Dangona
carley@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – The Ashley Street School Project, once again, returned to Hampden County Superior Court. This time, the plaintiffs sought to make the temporary injunction suspending construction of the school permanent until Article 97 requirements were fulfilled. The city intends to use Cross S...
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Barnes celebrates second phase of runway overhaul

By Carley Dangona
carley@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – The second phase of the Westfield-Barnes Regional Airport runway construction was celebrated with a groundbreaking ceremony on Sept. 30. The more than $8 million project will consist of a complete aircraft parking ramp re...
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WSU welcomes chaplain Savage to Amelia Ferst Interfaith Center

By Carley Dangona
carley@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – The Albert and Amelia Ferst Interfaith Center at Westfield State University (WSU) welcomed a new chaplain to help expand the center’s outreach and influence on the campus and throughout the community. Father Warren Savage officially started at the Interfaith Center in August afte...
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Fighter Wing bids farewell, offers support

By Carley Dangona
carley@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – More than 30 members of the 104th Fighter Wing will soon touch down on foreign soil, many of them for the first time. With their send off-ceremony, command leaders emphasized the importance of remaining connected with loved ones a...
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