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Westfield Tech students visit Munger Hill Elementary for annual Adopt a School program

Dennis Hackett

WESTFIELD – On Feb. 12 students from Westfield Technical Academy’s 12 shops visited students at Munger Hill Elementary School to read books and showcase what they do in their shops as part of its sixth annual Adopt a School Program during Career Technical Education Week....
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Westfield State science classes partner with Franklin Avenue fourth graders

Amy Porter
amyporter@thewestfieldnews.com

WESTFIELD – Since the fall, Westfield State University science professors and students have been collaborating with Franklin Avenue Elementary School teachers and students to explore the Westfield River for an Adopt-a-Classroom project. ...
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Greater Westfield YMCA set to fundriase for Livestrong Program

Dennis Hackett

WESTFIELD – The Greater Westfield YMCA will host its 10th annual Chili Cook Off March 7 to raise money for its Livestrong Program to help cancer survivors get back into shape after finishing their treatments....
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Building Committee formed, work begins on Franklin Ave. Elementary feasibility study

Amy Porter
amyporter@thewestfieldnews.com

WESTFIELD – Following the Dec. 11 official vote by the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) to invite the city to move forward with the feasibility study for the Franklin Avenue School Building project, that work is getting accomplished....
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Whip City Fiber lets area residents own their internet provider

Peter Currier

WESTFIELD – The concept of municipal internet is considered somewhat of an alien idea to much of the population which is used to their internet service providers (ISP) being a private company such as Comcast or Verizon. ...
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