Actions cover mistakesDoes Westfield’s efforts to take Alice Wielgus’ farm by eminent domain for more baseball fields, over four acres of asphalt for parking and driveway loops in a flood plain and a disc golf course in the woods next to the Westfield River, truly reflect such dire need to of the city? How many people kn...
Setting the Military StageWhile the Kurdish region is extending their reach in Iraq and the Shia are holding onto Baghdad and Iraq’s southern oil rich portion, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) is solidifying their claim in western Iraq and Syria.Secretary of State John Kerry is talking to Iraq’s Prime ...
Clarification concerning Wildlife Sanctuary articleClarification concerning the article about “Stebbins Memorial Wildlife Sanctuary” dated June 26, 2014, pages 8 and 14.“The lease does not set the stage for the Refuge to acquire any land from the Town. It merely allows the Refuge to delineate and protect a small portion of the land owned by ...
Unfair articleIt is not easy being a building inspector. By the nature of their job there will be people who are disappointed by some of the rulings that an inspector is required to make. The recent article regarding complaints about East Longmeadow Building Inspector Daniel Hellyer cast an unfair shadow on...
Opinion didn’t surpriseYour take on the Supreme Court decision regarding Hobby Lobby does not surprise me since it reflects the talking points from the left wing media. What the left conveniently leaves out is that Hobby Lobby was willing to provide contraception as part of it's health care package. They agreed to provide...
Supreme Court got it rightHow ironic it was to read the editorial on Hobby Lobby on July 4, Independence Day. The day our founders stated, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life...” ...
Supports HarringtonThis past Friday it was determined that Eric Lesser of Longmeadow will be eligible to run for State Senate in the First Hampden & Hampshire despite the effort brought by his opponent Tim Allen to deem him otherwise.To me this ruling makes zero difference because all the while, the strong...
Much appreciatedOn behalf of the Friends of the Agawam Senior Center and the Agawam Rotary, we wish to thank you for the success of our recent 19th Anniversary Golf Tournament on June 4 at the Agawam Municipal Golf Course, 128 Southwick St., Feeding Hills. It was a dry, fair weather day in the 70s.Our...
Be sure to cast your voteTo the citizens of Longmeadow, of a certain age, who remember the fiscal conservatism of Iris Holland. Make sure you vote. Does it seem like Mark Gold is sometimes arguing with toddlers? I’m voting for Debra Boronski. Make sure you make time to vote.H...
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