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Mark Gold: Warrant Article 15 – A Closer Look at Streetlights

“Streetlights? Why would we possibly want to buy our streetlights?” I’ve gotten that question several times over the past eight years, ever since I began the quest for Longmeadow to purchase our streetlights from Eversource – the utility provider. Why? Because the town of Longmeadow rents our streetlights form Eversource, the local utility. Each year […]

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Longmeadow to Celebrate Earth Day

LONGMEADOW, MA – On Saturday, April 13 there will be a free paper-shredding event at LHS from 9-11 a.m. The event is open to all area residents with a limit of two blue bins per car. Also taking place on Saturday, April 13 from 9 a.m. to noon, the Recycling Commission at the Recycling Center […]

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Andrew Lam

Longmeadow Resident’s Novel will highlight Japanese American WWII heroes; Upcoming Storrs Library event is Tuesday, May 7

LONGMEADOW, MA – One group of WWII soldiers is recognized as, per capita, the most decorated in U.S. military history: the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, a segregated unit of Japanese Americans who fought valiantly in Europe to prove their loyalty despite the racism they’d endured at home. Now Repentance, a new novel by award-winning, surgeon-author […]

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