Business

Entergy files to do away with 10-mile emergency zone

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

VERNON, Vt. — Owners of the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant want to do away with the 10-mile emergency planning zone surrounding its reactor after it ceases operation at the end of this year. The zone, which includes portions of Northfield, Bernardston, Gill, Greenfield, Leyden, Colrain, and Warwick in Massachusetts as well as 11 towns in Vermont and New Hampshire, is no longer needed, Entergy Nuclear Operations Site Vice President Christopher J. Wamser wrote in the company’s formal request to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for exemption. “ENO has performed an analysis which shows that, within 15.4 months after shutdown, the spent fuel stored in the spent … 0

Real Estate/Changing Hands

Friday, April 11, 2014

Ashfield Yvonne Bourdillon to Helena C. McCracken and Aime Bourdon of Northampton, 190 Creamery Road, $365,000. David P. Thibault and Faith B. Thibault of Conway to Yvonne Bourdillon, 1903 Conway Road, $280,000. Bernardston Steven J. Maniatty of Greenfield and Jill E. Maniatty to Jill E. Maniatty, 43 West Mountain Road, $1. Willis F. Deane of Guilford, Vt., and Charles R. Deane to Robert … 0

Greenfield Grille for sale

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

GREENFIELD — The Greenfield Grille, which opened five years ago in the spot held for decades by the landmark Famous Bill’s Restaurant, is up for sale and will decrease its hours, its owner announced Wednesday. Joseph Poirier, 69, said he’ll be spending more time in a house he owns in Mexico and that … 0

The boxer: Shutesbury man opens martial arts club in Greenfield

Thursday, February 6, 2014

GREENFIELD — Aaron Snow has been boxing since he was a kid. “Fighting is a part of me — it’s in my blood,” said Snow, who has opened Sitmangpong Thai Boxing and MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) at 20 Chapman St. Kru Snow, which means head teacher Snow, said … 0

Real Estate/Changing Hands

Friday, February 7, 2014

Buckland Scott M. Doneilo and Bonita Doneilo to Rebecca Byram-Wigfield de Beauport of Turners Falls, 27 William St., also known as Williams Street, $215,000. Charlemont Peter A. White of Greenfield, Michael Sisum and Kristie Faufaw of Hawley to Cold River Properties, LLC, 31 and 22 Main St., $1. … 0

On the Job

Friday, January 31, 2014

GREENFIELD — Mary Wilson Cohn, Realtor, ABR, GRI, has earned a real estate broker’s license in Massachusetts. To obtain the license, she had to complete 40 hours of course work and pass a 4 hour exam. Cohn has been a leading sales agent since 2006 and is also … 0

Real Estate/Changing Hands

Friday, January 31, 2014

Conway Conway Town Treasurer to Leigh Trust of Deerfield, Marcia C. Evans, trustee, 638 South Deerfield Road, $26,000. Conway Town Treasure to Russell Trust, Marcia C. Evans, trustee, of Deerfield, 149 Old Cricket Hill Road, $115,000. Deerfield Brandon T. D’Antonio and Judith A. D’Antonio to Jacqueline A. Hanlon, … 0

Real Estate/Changing Hands

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Ashfield Journey’s End Nominee Trust, Thomas S. Leue, Mark S. Leue and Emily W. Leue, trustees, to Doc Barbeaux, 1625 Cape St., $1. Bernardston Hilda Laufer Morgello Estate of Bronx, N.Y., and Susan Morgello of Bronx, N.Y., to Susan Morgello, individually and trustee, 348 Eden Trail, land also … 0

On the Job

Friday, February 7, 2014

GREENFIELD — Greenfield Wellness Associates welcomes the following practitioners: ◆ Laura Botkin, Physical Therapist, formerly with Wilkerson and Golden PT in Turner’s Falls. She can be reached at 978-895-1765 or at lbotkin61@gmail.com. ◆ Karen Traub, an acupressure healing arts practitioner since 1991, offers hands-on and remote healing for … 0

Real Estate/Changing Hands

Friday, January 17, 2014

Bernardston John Sciandra Revocable Inter Vivos Trust, John R. Sciandra, trustee, and John Sciandra of Annapolis, Md., to Christopher D. Rooney and Susan Erman of Turners Falls, 34 School Road, $160,000. George W. Tallen and Jean S. Tallen Revocable Living Trust of Wapiti, Wyo., George W. Tallen Jr., … 0

On the Job

Friday, January 17, 2014

Just Roots announces new leadership roles GREENFIELD — Following a successful year of development and growth, Just Roots, the Greenfield-based organization promoting access to healthy, local food in Franklin County, announced new roles today for two of its management team. Jessica Van Steensburg, associate director since 2011, has … 0

Hyundai rolls out of Greenfield

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

GREENFIELD — It appears Country Hyundai has left Greenfield for a new and larger building in Northampton. A call to Country Hyundai in Northampton found a man, who would not identify himself, saying the company “outgrew” the Colrain Road building, which is now vacant. On its website, the … 0

Real Estate/Changing Hands

Friday, January 10, 2014

Buckland Greenfield Savings Bank to JJ Smith Properties, LLC, 41 North St., $50,000. Charlemont Donald C. Connelly Estate of North Chesterfield, Va., Patricia A. Kin, individually and administrator, Richard P. Connelly of Syracuse, N.Y., by attorney, Patricia A. Kin, attorney, to Kevin Ricci of Taunton, 111 Rowe Road, … 0