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State finds schools in compliance with wellness

By Peter Francis Staff writer BOSTON – A new audit has found that the vast majority of public schools in Massachusetts are complying with state regulations regarding school nutrition, physical education and measuring student body mass index. Yesterday’s report from state Auditor Suzanne Bump’s office found some schools failed to report the body mass information […]

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Saada appointed new Adult Center director

LONGMEADOW – The Select Board approved the appointment of new Council On Aging Director Amy Saada last week. Saada was recommended by Town Manager Stephen Crane following an intensive process to replace former director Emily Perkins who left to pursue another opportunity. Crane said the position was posted externally and 11 applications were received by […]

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Adult Center survey

LONGMEADOW – At the May, 2014 Longmeadow Town Meeting a citizen’s petition article was passed to conduct an assessment of the current Adult Center. The assessment is being conducted by the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC). As part of this study, a survey of town residents and Center participants is being conducted to find their […]

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One mile run open to all

LONGMEADOW – Getting up early on a Saturday morning to go for a run may not sound like fun to some people, but for a dedicated group of youngsters, it started the day on the right foot last weekend. The Longmeadow Cross-Country Mile is a timed one-mile run through Wolf Swamp Park. It began as […]