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Crews respond to chemical spill at East Longmeadow High

EAST LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - Fire crews and hazmat teams have been at East Longmeadow High School for most of the day after authorities say ...

High School decorates bathroom with inspiration quotes in East Longmeadow

EAST LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- Social media is a big platform that is affecting the way many teenagers think.

Longmeadow residents gather to decide fate of proposed gas line

LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - Dozens of people turned out for a special town meeting in Longmeadow, many of them to express their support for ...

Annual car show fundraiser raises money for lupus research in Longmeadow

LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- Two Longmeadow teens are raising money for a good cause hosting their second annual fundraiser for lupus research ...

Classic Car Show held in Longmeadow to raise funds for Lupus research

LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- Today dozens of people headed to a car show in Longmeadow on Sunday morning helping to raise money for Lupus ...

Seen@ Longmeadow High School 2019 graduation

Seen@ Longmeadow High School 2019 graduation.

State officials assess current status of East Longmeadow High School

EAST LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - East Longmeadow school administrators are hoping the sixth time's the charm.

Longmeadow High School adds boys volleyball as a sport option this spring!

Longmeadow High School has become one of the final schools in western Mass. to add boys volleyball to their spring athletic line-up. The Lancers inaugural ...

National Night Out events to be held across WMass

(WGGB/WSHM) -- Cities and towns across western Massachusetts will soon be hosting National Night Out events. National Night Out occurs annually in ...

New High School denied by MSBA for fifth year in a row  Reminder Publications

The East Longmeadow School Committee met on Jan. 7, where they discussed that the state rejected funding for a new High School in town. Reminder ...

Deaths in South Florida: 7/28  Sun Sentinel

To place a Sun Sentinel obituary, visit this form. You can also search for previous obituaries here. Joseph Michael McFadden, 63, of Palm Coast, Florida passed ...

East Longmeadow Education Association files unfair labor practice charges  Reminder Publications

EAST?LONGMEADOW – Unfair labor practice charges have been filed against the School Committee for the actions of East Longmeadow High School (ELHS) ...

Longmeadow students, educators have mixed feelings about school committee resignations

LONGMEADOW — The resignation of four Longmeadow School Committee members left conflicted emotions in town Wednesday. Committee chair Beth Baron ...

Longmeadow voters approve recall election mechanism at Special Town Meeting

LONGMEADOW -- Voters at a Special Town Meeting Thursday night approved an article that would allow for the recall of any elected town official except the ...

Prom 2018 photos: Longmeadow High School prom at The Log Cabin in Holyoke

The 2018 Longmeadow High School prom was held on Thursday, May 31 at The Log Cabin in Holyoke.

Vote to fill vacant Longmeadow School Committee seats set for Tuesday

Up to four of the ten applicants will be appointed to terms running through June.

Longmeadow school administrators invoke whistleblower protection, cite 'great worries about potential retribution' from School Committee

LONGMEADOW — Ten of the town's school administrators have invoked whistleblower protection against retaliation after criticizing the School Committee's ...

Longmeadow High School to revisit unexcused absences policy

After School Committee members said Longmeadow High School's policy surrounding unexcused absences (or class-cutting) is too harsh, the School Council ...

State sets Longmeadow public hearing on Tennessee Gas Pipeline expansion in Hampden County

The Kinder Morgan subsidiary plans a powerful compressor, a meter station, and new natural gas pipeline in Hampden County.

Longmeadow Superintendent Marty O'Shea's contract renewed after months-long battle

The two-year contract extension was unanimously approved Thursday night, reversing a nonrenewal vote in November.

East Longmeadow annual Fourth of July parade

East Longmeadow is having their annual Fourth of July parade at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday.

A year in review: the Town of Longmeadow's 2018  Reminder Publications

LONGMEADOW – In Longmeadow, the year of 2018 brought a series of highs and lows, with the town taking steps toward becoming drug free and dementia ...

East Longmeadow High School dress code meant to be 'more inclusive,' gender-neutral

Faculty said they were surprised the issue of whether or not to allow hats became such a "hot button topic."

Photos: Over 200 graduate at East Longmeadow High School's 2018 Commencement

Seniors at the East Longmeadow High School celebrated as their high school days came to an end with the commencement ceremony for some 210 students on ...

Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop Nick Ahmed sends message to East Longmeadow baseball as his old team prepares for WMass championship

Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop Nick Ahmed sent a message to his hometown team Friday night as East Longmeadow prepares for a Western Mass.

First round of interviews for Longmeadow School Committee spots held Monday night

LONGMEADOW -- Five out of 10 applicants hoping to fill the four vacant seats on the School Committee were interviewed Monday night, in the first of two ...

Longmeadow Select Board to discuss town manager search

LONGMEADOW — Members of the Select Board on Monday will discuss whether to hire a firm to conduct the search for a new town manager, and could decide ...

East Longmeadow High doing away with class ranking system

Beginning next year, East Longmeadow High School will not recognize class rank.

Amid tension over non-renewal of superintendent's contract, Longmeadow to vote on allowing recall of elected officials at Special Town Meeting

One article would seek to recall any elected official in town (except the Select Board); another article would recall only School Committee members.

Candidates share vision for School Committee, part one  Reminder Publications

LONGMEADOW – Seven candidates are up for positions on the Longmeadow School Committee, and residents of Longmeadow will have the opportunity to ...

Uniquely painted hydrants popping up across East Longmeadow

EAST LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- Twenty-five years ago, the town of East Longmeadow turned 100. Now, for birthday number 125, the town is ...

Former Longmeadow resident pens new summer read  Reminder Publications

LONGMEADOW – What happens when a Longmeadow resident – turned New York City editor at Hanover Square Press – spends a summer at a share house in ...

Following sudden resignation of 4 members, first appointment to Longmeadow School Committee scheduled for Thursday

A fourth member will be appointed on Thursday so the committee can have a quorum; remaining vacancies will be filled in the next month to temporary terms ...

Massachusetts attorney general's office reviewing Open Meeting complaint against Longmeadow School Committee

Members of the public filled the central office meeting room of the Longmeadow schools Wednesday night in support of Superintendent O'Shea, but the School ...

DA Anthony Gulluni helps Longmeadow High School students learn consequences of impaired driving (photos)

In the midst of prom and graduation season, students at Longmeadow High School watched a demonstration of and heard from people affected by impaired ...

Connecticut man charged in 2017 pedestrian death of Longmeadow resident Reanne Burke

Olumuyiwa Olapinsin of Bloomfield, Conn. was arraigned Jan. 4 on charges of motor vehicle homicide by negligent operation and crosswalk violation.

Fourth of July fireworks taking place in western Mass

22News is working for you with when and where the 4th of July firework celebrations will take place in western Massachusetts this year.

Longmeadow residents to vote on regulations for proposed gas pipeline project

Longmeadow residents will vote Tuesday night whether or not to impose regulations on a proposed pipeline construction project for natural gas.

Citizens speak out during Tennessee Gas Pipeline hearing  Reminder Publications

LONGMEADOW – Longmeadow citizens were given the opportunity to voice their opinions on the plans by Tennessee Gas Pipeline to expand its natural gas ...

O'Shea's contract not renewed, town in search of new superintendent  Reminder Publications

LONGMEADOW – The Longmeadow School Committee will now be searching for a new superintendent for the school district to begin on July 1, 2019 following ...

Western Mass. to mark Fourth of July with fireworks

Fireworks are planned throughout the four western counties.

Newsweek names Longmeadow High School among top 500 high schools in the country

LONGMEADOW - Nearly 20 high schools in Massachusetts made Newsweek's latest list of the top 500 schools in the country, and among the highest-ranking is ...

Plastic bag ban passes into bylaw at Longmeadow Special Town Meeting

All eleven warrant items passed in the 45-minute meeting and without any discussion from the 143 voters in attendance.

Raised crosswalk in Longmeadow forcing drivers to slow down

A raised crosswalk has been aggravating drivers in Longmeadow. The town has been getting a lot of complaints recently from drivers, claiming this raised ...

Photos: Longmeadow High School class of 2016 graduates

A total of 253 graduates received diplomas at this year's Longmeadow High School graduation.

Colonials baseball wins Central MA, loses State Championship  Shrewsbury Post

Shrewsbury High School baseball team won the MIAA Central Division I, after beating Saint Peter-Marian High School 4-3 in a game held on June 15th, 2019, ...

William Evans named Easthampton High School's new principal  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — William Evans, outgoing principal of North Brookfield High School, will take over as principal of Easthampton High School on July 1.

One year after Reanne Burke was killed in a Longmeadow crosswalk, her family still waits for answers

LONGMEADOW -- Those who knew and loved Reanne Burke, fatally struck by a car one year ago in a crosswalk at Williams Street and Grassy Gutter Road, are ...

Longmeadow actress Meghann Fahy stars in Hallmark Channel romance movie

"Just Add Romance" premieres on Saturday at 8 p.m..

Mapleshade and High School recieve Project Lead the Way Grant  Reminder Publications

EAST LONGMEADOW – Last week Reminder Publications reported that both the East Longmeadow High School and Mapleshade Elementary School had ...

Obituary: Thomas A. Reilly, Jr.  Summit Daily News

February 20, 1946 – July 01, 2019 Tom Reilly, 73, of Alma Colorado, passed away on July 1, 2019 after a brief illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, ...

Severe weather damages caused by thunderstorm across Longmeadow

LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- Saturday's severe weather brought with it lightning that sparked fires and caused enough damage in Longmeadow to ...

Town of Longmeadow holding vote Tuesday on gas pipeline regulations

Longmeadow residents will vote at town meeting Tuesday on whether to impose regulations on a proposed gas pipeline construction project.

Longmeadow High School class of 2014 photos and list of graduates

The Longmeadow High School class of 2014 graduated yesterday with a ceremony held at Springfield Symphony Hall. Here is the list of graduates:.

Longmeadow High School announces second quarter honor roll

New Longmeadow High School.jpg. LONGMEADOW – Longmeadow High School has announced its honor roll for the second quarter of the school year.

Longmeadow High School announces first quarter honor roll

long.jpg. LONGMEADOW – Longmeadow High School has announced its honor roll for the first quarter of the school year. The following is the list of honor ...

3 involuntary manslaughter defendants accused of supplying drugs used in fatal overdoses of 2 Western Massachusetts residents

SPRINGFIELD — Three people denied involuntary manslaughter charges Friday in Hampden Superior Court in connection with overdose deaths last year.

Child injured on East Longmeadow Carnival ride

EAST LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - Western Mass News has received a number of calls and messages over the past day about a boy getting hurt at ...

Ryan Kelly, Bronwyn Monahan win seats on Longmeadow School Committee

Ryan Kelly and Bronwyn Monahan won seats on Longmeadow's School Committee, the only contested race on the ballot in Tuesday's annual town election.

Former East Longmeadow High School athlete charged with sexually assaulting unconscious classmates sentenced to probation

Charges against David Becker, who admitted to sufficient facts to sexually assaulting two unconscious classmates, were continued without a finding for two ...

Springfield native heading to the NFL

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- A Springfield native can now say he is an NFL football player. The Miami Dolphins selected Christian Wilkins as their ...

3 men accused of sexually enticing boy through social networking app

EAST LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- Three men are facing disturbing charges after East Longmeadow police said they tried to entice and kidnap an ...

Daniel Maurer, former East Longmeadow HS athletic director, accused of stealing money raised by students

Former East Longmeadow High School athletic director Daniel Maurer, who was arrested for allegedly possessing opiates last year, has been accused of ...

East Longmeadow School Committee to vote on school choice

At a meeting scheduled for 6:30 p.m., the East Longmeadow School Committee will vote on whether to continue the school district's school choice participation.

Officials confirm that a body was pulled from Conn. River Friday

LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- Longmeadow Fire officials tell Western Mass News that a body was pulled from the Connecticut River Friday afternoon.

East Longmeadow High School Class of 2014 photos and list of graduates

The East Longmeadow High School Class of 2014 graduated June 1 with a ceremony held on the school athletic fields. Here is the list of graduates: Raffaele ...

Summer Guide 2019: Pops concerts in Western Massachusetts

The many summer concerts scheduled in Western Massachusetts over the next several months will be music to the ears of those who enjoy a good tune or two ...

East Longmeadow man dead after car crashes into pond

EAST LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- One person is dead after a car went into an East Longmeadow pond early Tuesday morning.

Massachusetts July 4 fireworks 2019: Local celebrations to watch

The Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular is undoubtedly the biggest fireworks display in Massachusetts, with hundreds of thousands expected to flock to the city ...

Road to self-discovery, coming out chronicled in 'Out East'

John Glynn's journey to self-discovery is chronicled in his first book, “Out East: Memoir of a Montauk Summer.”

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski visits East Longmeadow High, social media freaks out

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was at East Longmeadow High School Monday.

FBI conducting investigation on Princeton St. in East Longmeadow

EAST LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- An FBI investigation is unfolding at a home located on Braeburn Road and Princeton Street in East Longmeadow.

Superintendent receives support from teachers  Reminder Publications

Superintendent Dr. Martin O'Shea was the topic of discussion at the Feb. 14 Longmeadow School Committee meeting, with countless district teachers, faculty ...

Authorities investigating after body was pulled from CT River in Longmeadow on Monday

LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - Officials have stated that a body has been recovered from the Connecticut River.

Former East Longmeadow resident becomes accomplished woodcarver  Reminder Publications

EAST?LONGMEADOW – Following his experience for many years as a religious brother, former East Longmeadow resident Rich Gallerani picked up an ...

Division 3 field hockey: Frontier comes up short in 2-0 loss to Greenfield in finals  GazetteNET

EAST LONGMEADOW — For the fourth year in a row, the Frontier Regional field hockey team got its crack at rival Greenfield in the Western Massachusetts ...

Owners of The Federal expanding with new eatery in Longmeadow

LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- A local restaurant group is taking on a new operation in Longmeadow and opening an Italian restaurant after Bertucci's ...

East Longmeadow woman facing drug charges | News

WEST SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- An East Longmeadow woman is facing drug charges following a lengthy investigation. West Springfield Police said ...

Williams College reigns supreme in Division III sports

Williams College has a seven-year winning streak in Division III national competition for the Learfield Directors Cup, emblematic of athletic supremacy.

Longmeadow woman charged with OUI after allegedly driving onto the Longmeadow High School athletic field

Police said an intoxicated woman drove onto Longmeadow High School property, damaging a fence, trees and a sports field.

H.S. LACROSSE: Notre Dame Academy girls won as a family  Wicked Local

The atmosphere of the Notre Dame Academy girls lacrosse team in Hingham is tight-knit and family-like.Numbers and uniforms change, but the atmosphere ...

'Walking out is only the first step;' Students planning walkouts over gun control issue say adults aren't getting the job done

Students in Longmeadow and Springfield are organizing to support gun control following last month's school shooting in Parkland, Florida.

4 East Longmeadow teachers recognized for excellence

Four East Longmeadow teachers received Pioneer Valley Excellence in Teaching Awards.

Schools plan to outsource cafeteria jobs  Lowell Sun

By Jon Winkler. GROTON — Workers in school lunchrooms may be out of work soon in order for the school district to save ...

Income, education gaps come into focus at Springfield's High School of Commerce

Above: The High School of Commerce in Springfield. BRITTANY GREESON PHOTO. Editor's note: This story was produced as part of The GroundTruth Project ...

East Longmeadow school district announces Grinspoon award winners  Reminder Publications

EAST LONGMEADOW – Annually the Harold Grinspoon Foundation awards educators from each district in Western Massachusetts with the “Excellence in ...

Western Mass. Tee Party to honor Longmeadow CC pro Tim Quirk

Tim Quirk, who is beginning his ninth season as head golf professional at Longmeadow Country Club, will be honored for his *service* and dedication to the game ...

Smith Academy names Springfield educator new principal  GazetteNET

HATFIELD — Christopher Buckland, the director of a ninth-grade program at the High School of Commerce in Springfield, will be the new principal at Smith ...

Longmeadow High School's Chris Barnhart eyes state singles title

How good would Chris Barnhart be if he could stay healthy? Despite missing the majority of his junior year with back problems, and fighting a wrist injury late this ...

School Committee member John Fitzgerald will not seek reelection  Reminder Publications

John Fitzgerald, a retired Longmeadow High School history teacher and nine-year member of the School Committee, recently announced that he will not seek ...

WMass cities and towns hosting Memorial Day events

On Monday, people across the area will pause to remember the men and women who have given their lives while in *service* to the country.

East Longmeadow Fourth of July Carnival begins 5-day run on Friday

The event - now being organized by the East Longmeadow Rotary Club and Connecticut's R.W. Commerford and Sons - begins on Friday for five days.

East Longmeadow student accused of sexually assaulting classmates

A local high school star athlete and scholar is now accused of sexually assaulting two of his classmates.

Stomach illness outbreak reported at East Longmeadow senior living facility

EAST LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- An outbreak of a potentially serious stomach illness was reported at an East Longmeadow senior living facility.

Rothstein announces run for School Committee  Reminder Publications

Melanie Rothstein said she wants to channel her 20 years of experience as a mother of children in the Longmeadow school district as the basis for her ...

Longmeadow teen Brynn Cartelli wins "The Voice"

A local western Massachusetts teen is celebrating a big win today.

Brynn Cartelli: 'I don't want to be Brynn from The Voice forever'

Since her big win on "The Voice," Brynn Cartelli has been fielding questions from Rolling Stone and Billboard, planning her debut album on Universal Music, ...

Former East Longmeadow High School principal Richard Freccero wins School Committee seat

EAST LONGMEADOW - The former principal of East Longmeadow High School earned the most votes during the annual town election Tuesday. Richard ...

Urgencies, not emergencies: Baystate opens clinic at Longmeadow Shops

LONGMEADOW -- Doctors, nurse practitioners and physician assistants will treat illnesses and injuries quickly -- without a trip to the emergency room -- at a new ...

Schools: Frontier suffers first loss  The Recorder

Ashley Baron scored four times, and visiting Longmeadow High School stormed out to a big halftime lead en route to a 6-0 victory over Frontier in an ...

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