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Eric Carle Museum opens new ‘On the Move’ exhibit

Ryan Feyre
rfeyre@thewestfieldnewsgroup.com

AMHERST – The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art has officially opened up a new exhibit in the west section of their facility. ...
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Easthampton dancer to premiere bilingual dance film

Danielle Eaton
deaton@thereminder.com

HOLYOKE – Dancer and performance artist, Michelle Marroquin, has found a new way to share her craft, which will soon be revealed in a virtual event at the Wistariahurst Museum in Holyoke....
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Masztal pens novella ‘Blood in the Water’ inspired by ‘Jaws’

G. Michael Dobbs
mdobbs@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – As a child seeing the movie “Jaws” while on a summer trip to Misquamicut State Beach in Rhode Island, Mark Masztal was impressed....
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Theory Wellness introduces cannabis-infused seltzers to market

G. Michael Dobbs
mdobbs@thereminder.com

CHICOPEE – Theory Wellness’ new cannabis product may signal a new direction for the cannabis industry: infused seltzer water....
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Cassidy cautiously optimistic about 2021 Big E fair planning

Lauren LeBel

WEST SPRINGFIELD – After a lost 2020, the renowned Big E plans to bounce back cautiously in 2021. Recent procedures and protocols have been put into place to fulfill the wants and needs of thousands wishing to attend the so-called “Best Fair Ever.”...
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Taste of Massachusetts award comes as surprise to Salem Cross Inn

Debbie Gardner
dgardner@thereminder.com

WEST BROOKFIELD – The site of countless romantic dinners and family gatherings since it opened in 1961, the Salem Cross Inn recently added another accolade to its long list of praise and recognitions. ...
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West Springfield folk band, Love Crumbs, releases new single

Ryan Feyre
rfeyre@thewestfieldnewsgroup.com

WEST SPRINGFIELD – Rising folk-rock band Love Crumbs are ready to make an impact with the release of their new single, “Cavalcades.”...
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Necco Wafers, a longtime New England tradition, return

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

They were once a New England tradition, as popular and yet as puzzling as Moxie. They were gone – but now they are back....
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Otis Ski Ridge ready for season with new COVID-19 restrictions

Dennis Hackett
Dennis@thereminder.com

OTIS – Despite current COVID-19 restrictions, Otis Ski Ridge had its full launch after Christmas and is preparing for a busy season....
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