Jaywalking: Baby Charlotte

Monday, November 23, 2015

Writer’s note: You are about to read the words of a proud first-time parent. As I experienced the myriad emotions during wife Heather’s pregnancy, I decided to take notes and compiled my thoughts into a letter to my newborn daughter in the days leading up to and following her birth. Hello sweet daughter. Welcome to the world. It’s been a … 0

Bulletin Board: Mullins a WMass hoops Coach of the Year

Monday, November 23, 2015

Longtime Turners Falls High School boys’ basketball coach Gary Mullins was honored recently as the 2014-2015 Western Massachusetts Division IV Coach of the Year by … 0

Frontier sweeps Lynnfield, 3-0, for another state championship

Sunday, November 22, 2015

FITCHBURG — The “Senior Show” was worth the price of admission. Frontier Regional School rode the play of its eight seniors throughout most of the … 0

On The Trail: Death rut

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

A trophy buck has fallen in Northfield — one the hunter will likely never top, or forget. The archer who slew the 9-point, 215-pound racker Monday morning is Steve Roy, a GCC strength and conditioning instructor who grew … 0

Hawks sweep Ware for another title bid

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

SOUTH DEERFIELD — If it’s mid-November, that means Frontier is usually preparing for a road trip to Holyoke. The top-seeded Red Hawks earned their 12th straight trip to the Western Massachusetts Division III Volleyball Championship Wednesday night with a 25-16, 25-17, 25-9 semifinal win over fourth-seeded Ware High … 0

Bulletin Board: Indians Alumni Volleyball Game nears

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

The Turners Falls High School volleyball team will be holding an Alumni Volleyball Game on Nov. 20 at 7. The game is also serving as a benefit for Earl McGraw, who was recently diagnosed with lung cancer. All money raised will help the family with medical bills and … 0

Hawks, Wave collide for WMass crown

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Frontier Regional School and Greenfield High School will meet for the third time this season when the teams tangle Wednesday afternoon at 2 at Clark Field at West Springfield High School in the WMass Division II field hockey … 0

Frontier makes final by ousting nemesis O’s, 1-0

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

CHICOPEE — History was not on the side of Frontier Regional School Tuesday night during its WMass Division III Boys’ Soccer Tournament semifinal against Belchertown High School. Throw out the fact that the Orioles entered the game with a 14-1-4 record and were the top seeds in Division … 0

Bulletin Board: Free golf for Vets today at Crump

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Crumpin-Fox Club in Bernardston will be free to play for all veterans today. Veterans must have an ID card in order to play a free round. Volleyball TF alumni game The Turners Falls High School volleyball team will be holding an Alumni Volleyball Game on Nov. 20 at … 0

Frontier rolls; Turners, Athol ousted

Monday, November 9, 2015

SOUTH DEERFIELD — Even with a week off, Frontier Regional School didn’t look very rusty. The top-seeded Red Hawks opened yet another defense of their sectional crown with little threat of a loss in any of the three … 0

Jaywalking: McGraw a worthy target of community support

Monday, November 9, 2015

Some folks have a knack for touching a community. Count Northfield resident Earl McGraw among them. So when McGraw was recently diagnosed with Stage 3 lung cancer, the community immediately began giving back. I’ve never met the 46-year-old … 0

Bulletin Board: vs. Travel Kuz for title

Monday, November 9, 2015

Nick Aldrich hit Cory Madore with a 6-yard touchdown in overtime, then found Jake MacLeay with the 5-yard extra point to lift over Platform Titans, 13-12, in the semifinals of the Greenfield Men’s Touch Football League Sunday at Green River Field in Greenfield. Rocketfusion will take on … 0

Hawks dominate 2-0 win

Sunday, November 8, 2015

WEST SPRINGFIELD — Anyone watching the Frontier Regional School-Southwick-Tolland Regional High School Western Massachusetts Division II Field Hockey Tournament semifinal needed to look at the scoreboard to realize that it was a close game. The play on the … 0