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Bay Path students help out

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD –&nbsp; A crew of 22 students from Bay Path University volunteered for a day at a Rebuilding Together Springfield project at <a target="_blank" href="https://...
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Harrington calls for action in the wake of Springfield's 10th murder

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

LUDLOW – One of the candidates in the state Senate race for the First Hampden-Hampshire District has issued a challenge for his fellow elected officials by asking them, “Where’s the outrage?”James “Chip” Harrington, <a target="_blan...
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Horace Mann charter school clears first hurdle

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – The Springfield School Committee unanimously approved the first step toward the conversion of one of the city’s middle schools into a Horace Mann charter school independently operated by <a target="_blan...
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Sarno administration releases downtown innovation plan

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – Imagine a Worthington Street in which a new housing block would be built on the space currently a parking lot and the former Sky Plex bar and a revamped Stearns Square park would include a pedestrian mall. The now abandoned Willys-Overland building on Chestnut Street could be a combina...
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Candidates present background and positions at Sixteen Acres forum

By G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD– A candidate’s forum arranged by Springfield City Councilor Clodo Concepcion offered voters a side-by-side comparison of many of the candidates running this year.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; With the exception of one moment, the candidates maintained an information-only format rather attac...
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Rozanski installed as the ninth bishop of diocese

Chris Goudreau
cgoudreau@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – The gentle murmur of a single chord from the Cathedral of Saint Michael the Archangel’s organ on Aug. 12 mixed with bright bell chimes ringing out every couple of seconds and then suddenly stopped, leaving a captivated audience of nearly 900 people to await two brief knocks on the cath...
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Stern highlights 2014 Hoop Hall class

Peter Spotts
PeterS@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame’s Class of 2014 was inducted Aug. 8 and was led not by a player, but by the man who steered the National Basketball Associati...
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Love for motorcycles, animals collide with TJO fundraiser

Peter Spotts
PeterS@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – It’s time for motorcycle and sports bike fans to get ready for a Western Massachusetts poker run to benefit animals in need.Ride Like An Animal starts up for the sixth time Aug. 23 and all of the proceeds raised by the event will be used to help the animals, especially those in...
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