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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 ...

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.

Lynne F. Albano  Hartford Courant

Lynne F. Albano, 62, of Somers, CT; passed away peacefully June 4, 2019 at home surrounded by her loving family, following a five year battle with cancer.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Hundreds of Longmeadow HS students walk out of class to protest school committee's decision to not renew Superintendent Martin O'Shea's contract

The Longmeadow School Committee, on Wednesday night, voted 4 to 3 not to renew O'Shea's contract.

Longmeadow special Town Meeting will consider recall of school board members

A second article would transfer control of $2 million from the school department to the Select Board.

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 ...

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.

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."

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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

LONGMEADOW -- Voters next week will voice their opinions on two warrant articles seeking to give voters the ability to recall elected officials in town, ...

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 ...

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.

Special Town Meeting to take place on Jan. 17 at High School  Reminder Publications

The Longmeadow High School will be host to the town's Special Town Meeting on Jan. 17 at 7 p.m.. Reminder Publishing submitted photo. LONGMEADOW ...

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 ...

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 ...

Prom 2017 photos: Longmeadow High School celebrates prom at the Log Cabin in Holyoke

The 2017 Longmeadow High School prom was held on Thursday, June 1 at the Log Cabin in Holyoke.

Longmeadow Select Board to discuss town manager search

Current town manager Stephen Crane will likely be leaving the position this summer.

Residents continue to show support for O'Shea at meetings  Reminder Publications

LONGMEADOW – At the Longmeadow School Committee's Nov. 27 meeting, the committee once again heard from residents regarding the decision made at the ...

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.

Longmeadow residents’ petition to recall elected officials passed

The petition to allow Longmeadow residents to recall elected officals passed at Thursday night's special town meeting.

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 ...

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.

Head cook at Longmeadow High School reportedly fired for sexual harassment; employees say prior accusers were fired to protect him

The head cook at Longmeadow High School, an employee of New York food *service* provider Whitsons Culinary Group, has been fired for alleged sexual ...

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 ...

Longmeadow's CLOSE Coalition focusing on "upstream prevention"

The younger someone is when they first try alcohol or drugs, the more likely they are to develop addictions later, prevention experts say. That's why ...

Longmeadow actress Meghann Fahy stars in Hallmark Channel romance movie

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

New Longmeadow High School opens its doors to students, staff

The new Longmeadow High School was revealed to students and staff Tuesday.

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 ...

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 ...

Photos: Longmeadow High School class of 2016 graduates

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

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 ...

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 ...

Public hearing on local gas pipeline projects to be held in Longmeadow Wednesday night

A public hearing is being held in Longmeadow on gas pipeline construction projects in Hampden County Wednesday night.

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 ...

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 ...

Greenfield beats Frontier for third straight WMass field hockey title  The Recorder

EAST LONGMEADOW — Raegan Hickey and Audrey Bresciano didn't stray too far from the trophy in the aftermath of Thursday's WMass Division 2 ...

Longmeadow residents react to Brynn Cartelli winning The Voice

Some of Brynn Cartelli's biggest fans are in western Massachusetts.

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 ...

Concord-Carlisle, Longmeadow boys soccer tie  Wicked Local

While the Concord-Carlisle boys soccer team would have liked to get one more point in its game against Longmeadow on Friday, Sept. 21, the Patriots pretty ...

Longmeadow students help institute plastic bag bylaw | News

LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- On this election day, a group of Longmeadow sixth graders want voters to know that everyone has a voice, even if ...

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.”

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.

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 ...

Proposed $78 million Longmeadow High School renovation project gets mixed reaction from Select Board candidates

LONGMEADOW – Candidates for Select Board all want to see fiscal responsibility, improvements to the town's infrastructure and a solution to the current ...

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 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.

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 ...

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 ...

'She shined bright': Belchertown woman, 33, who died Christmas Day remembered  GazetteNET

Correction: A previous version of this story misspelled the last name of Ari Kasal.NORTHAMPTON — The Pioneer Valley community is rallying around the family ...

'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.

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.

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 ...

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, ...

New Longmeadow High School building construction due for completion next year

LONGMEADOW – The Longmeadow High School building project is on track to be completed by 2013, said members of the School Building Committee.

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 ...

Massachusetts | The GroundTruth Project - Massachusetts  The GroundTruth Project

Massachusetts ranks number one in the country for education, but it also ranks among the top 10 states for income inequality. Horace Mann, the 19th century ...

East Longmeadow to celebrate Memorial Day with parade, ceremony

Local and state officials will participate in a parade and ceremony honoring fallen soldiers on Memorial Day.

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 ...

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 ...

Pedestrian crash that killed 60-year-old Longmeadow woman remains under investigation

Reanne Burke was struck on Aug. 19 at about 11 a.m. in the area of Williams Street and Grassy Gutters Road.

Greenfield, Frontier clash for WMass Division 2 field hockey title  GazetteNET

For the fourth year in a row, the Western Massachusetts Division 2 Field Hockey Tournament comes down to Greenfield and Frontier Regional.The perennial ...

MIAA ALPINE SKI CHAMPIONSHIP: Official results  Boston Herald

GIRLS ALPINE SKI CHAMPIONSHIPS GIANT SLALOM RESULTS (Top 10) Place Bib Last Name First Name High School Result 1 5 Waal Julia Hingham High ...

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 ...

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 HS athletic director Daniel Maurer arrested on drug possession charge

Just before the students of East Longmeadow High School began the academic year, the school's athletic director was arrested.

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.

Mantoni to run for open School Committee seat at election  Reminder Publications

EAST LONGMEADOW – Longtime East Longmeadow resident Susan Mantoni is vying for the open seat on the School Committee at this year's town election in ...

Court records show investigation into missing money followed drug arrest of Daniel Maurer, former East Longmeadow HS athletic director

In the months before police tailed and arrested former Longmeadow High School Athletic Director Daniel Maurer upon his leaving a known drug den, money ...

Highlights: HSQS Celebrates 10 Years

By Emily Balk. Ten years ago, Jon Abbott, WGBH's President and CEO, approached Hillary Wells, who is now Executive Producer and Director of Youth Media, ...

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 ...

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.

Longmeadow residents defeat controversial gun control initiatives in Town Meeting

LONGMEADOW -- Longmeadow residents defeated three proposals for increased gun control bylaws with overwhelming majorities in a Town Meeting that also ...

Watch 'The Voice' contestant Brynn Cartelli of Longmeadow deliver a 'knockout' (video)

Brynn Cartelli is now one of the Top 24 on "The Voice" and advances to the "Live Playoffs."

Plastic bag ban passed by Longmeadow Town Meeting

Longmeadow Town Meeting voters approved a measure to ban single-use plastic bags in town.

Planning Board presents East Longmeadow Town Council with marijuana bylaw  Reminder Publications

EAST LONGMEADOW – The East Longmeadow Town Council met on Nov. 28, where they discussed the East Longmeadow High School's stadium completion, ...

Lauran Beluzo of East Longmeadow to sing on 'American Idol' premiere

Lauran Beluzo describes herself as an "old soul," when it comes to her musical tastes, and the 21-year-old East Longmeadow native has wisdom beyond her ...

Hearing on proposed East Longmeadow sex shop bylaw to continue tonight

The East Longmeadow Planning Board will resume a public hearing on a proposed bylaw that would set limits on where "adult use" establishments can open in ...

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 ...

Young family in favor of Brewer-Young Mansion rezoning in Longmeadow

Longmeadow residents vote Jan. 25 at a special town meeting on a proposed zoning change that would allow the new owners of the Brewer-Young mansion.

Student anti-gun violence 50-Mile March ends at Smith & Wesson in Springfield: Counter protest held

About 40 students from high schools across the state marched from Worcester to Springfield to call attention to gun violence.

East Longmeadow attempts to improve notoriously dangerous rotary

East Longmeadow sign.jpg. EAST LONGMEADOW — In an effort to reduce accidents in treacherous rotary in the center of town, one of two Maple Street ...

Springfield-Longmeadow native Chirlane McCray poised to ascend to first lady of New York City

chirlane3.jpg. Chirlane McCray, a Springfield and Longmeadow native, on the campaign trail in New York City with her husband, Bill de Blasio, the presumed ...

Longmeadow High hockey goalie Jack Tabb lives his life with muscular disease

Longmeadow High School Hockey goalie Jack Tabb looks past his muscular disease to the playoffs.

15-year-old Brynn Cartelli talks winning ‘The Voice,’ and what she’s missed about Massachusetts

Wednesday was a whirlwind of media interviews for 15-year-old Brynn Cartelli, who was crowned the winner of NBC's “The Voice” on Tuesday night. “It's really ...

Fundraiser underway for family of Northampton firefighter Matthew Tudryn, whose wife died on Christmas at age 33

Jaime Tudryn was a 2003 graduate of East Longmeadow High School.

Town takes steps toward becoming drug-free with grant  Reminder Publications

Longmeadow Superintendent Dr. Martin O'Shea hosted his fourth installment of the Superintendent's Corner YouTube series where he discussed the drug ...

Cartelli sings her way to a spot on 'The Voice'  Reminder Publications

Longmeadow's own Brynn Cartelli is a contestent on currently airing season 14 of NBC's popular singing-competition show “The Voice.” Reminder Publications ...

Longmeadow hires Michael Capotosto as its new high school athletic director

LONGMEADOW – With big shoes to fill, Michael Capotosto has made the most of a running start. Capotosto has been hired as athletic director at Longmeadow ...

Through Excel Sports Academy, Western Mass. football's elite look to lift region into prominence

HOLYOKE — As he watches established Western Mass. football stars like Myles Bradley, Elijah Ayers, Keshaun Dancy Jr.. and Baley Collier put in work during ...

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