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Arrest made in Stanley Park, Second Congregational vandalism investigation

Dennis Hackett

WESTFIELD – After a gazebo was destroyed and fires were ignited at Stanley Park and a bench was destroyed at the United Church of Christ Second Congregational on the night of May 6 into early May 7, Westfield police arrested one suspect in connection to the damages....
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Allie, Pease qualify for Fourth Hampden District election

Chris Maza
chrism@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – The field for the election to fill the Fourth Hampden District seat in the Massachusetts House of Representatives is taking shape....
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Westfield schools prep for year’s end, graduation and beginning of 2020-21

Dennis Hackett

WESTFIELD – With the school year ending, the Westfield Public Schools are preparing for graduation, three potential learning scenarios for the fall, and letting students into the buildings to collect their belongings....
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Westfield parks open with restrictions

Chris Maza
chrism@thereminder.com

WESTFIELD – Westfield’s public parks and recreational spaces opened on May 25 while the city continues to reopen as statewide coronavirus restrictions are relaxed....
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Stanley Park recovering after vandalism incident on May 7

Dennis Hackett

WESTFIELD – After vandals ransacked gazebos and property throughout Stanley Park, the Park is stepping up its security and rebuilding with support from residents in Westfield and the surrounding communities....
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Boys and Girls Club receives grant to expand meal program

Dennis Hackett

WESTFIELD – The Westfield Boys and Girls club received a donation from the Eos Foundation, on May 6 to help expand the club’s ongoing meal service for children during the coronavirus pandemic....
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Westfield alters Memorial Day services due to COVID-19

Dennis Hackett

WESTFIELD – With the current restrictions as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Westfield will be shifting its Memorial Day services to a pre-recorded broadcast on Channel 15....
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Westfield Bank processes second wave of PPP loans

Chris Putz
chrisputz@thewestfieldnews.com

WESTFIELD – Local business owners are about to get a bit more relief....
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