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The Vermont Yankee Nuclear Plant in Vernon, Vt., will be shut down in 2014.

Anti-nukers, congressmen fret over Entergy finances, requested subsidies

Monday, August 25, 2014

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission recently reopened a year-old petition from anti-nuclear groups concerned about Entergy Corp.’s financial ability to safely operate its nuclear plants, including Vermont Yankee. The original petition, filed before Entergy announced plans to shut the 620-megawatt Vernon, Vt., reactor at the end of 2014 for economic reasons, had called for NRC staff to seek detailed financial information … 0

Real Estates/Changing Hands

Friday, August 22, 2014

Ashfield George G. VanGuilder, also known as George G. Van Guilder, and Elizabeth B. VanGuilder, also known as Elizabeth B. Van Guilder, to Gordy Van Guilder investment Trust, George G. Van Guilder, trustee, and Elizabeth B. Van Guilder, 383 Buckland Road, $1. Robert W. Phillips and Margaret N. Phillips to Margaret N. Phillips Trust, Margaret N. Phillips, trustee, 337 Lilliput Road, $1. Bernardston … 0

Pipeline meeting planned in Orange

Thursday, August 14, 2014

ORANGE — A public forum on land issues concerning Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co.’s proposed Northeast Energy Direct project is planned for Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Community Church of North Orange and Tully. Speakers will include Northampton attorney Thomas Lesser and Mount Grace Land Conservation Trust Executive Director Leigh Youngblood. The free talk, sponsored by the church and by North Quabbin Pipeline … 0

Hadley projects

Friday, May 9, 2014

HADLEY — A new Pizza Hut planned for the same Route 9 site where the restaurant closed four years ago and several other developments are in the works for the busiest commercial thoroughfare in Hadley. Planning Board Clerk … 0

Tractor Supply breaks ground in Orange

Thursday, May 15, 2014

ORANGE — The lot next to Newcomb Motors on New Athol Road in Orange is being leveled in preparation for a 19,097 square foot Tractor Supply Store. According to Frank Alexander, the project director for the contractor hired … 0

Real Estate/Changing Hands

Friday, May 16, 2014

Ashfield William H. Carter and Michelle L. Carter, formerly known as Michelle L. Gougeon, to Jasper McChesney and Linnea I. McChesney of Easthampton, 665 Baptist Corner Road, $220,000. Buckland Carl D. Schatz and Aimee M. Heon to Darren E. Lone Fight and Sara J. Lone Fight of Belchertown, … 0

Real Estate/Changing Hands

Friday, May 9, 2014

Bernardston Wesley J. Platek and Aubrey S. Platek to Mark J. Vallee and Aubrey M. Prokowicz of Erving, 62 Shedd Road, $185,000. Buckland Greenfield Savings Bank of Greenfield to Christian M. LeDoyt and Carrie A. LeDoyt of Shelburne Falls, 2 Harmony Lane, $145,900. Christian M. LeDoyt and Carrie … 0