Tuesday, April 24, 2018

OLLI presents 'Life of a Revolutionary War foot soldier'

Damien Cregeau will present the OLLI-Osher Lifelong Learning Institute program on Tuesday, May 1. “Life of a Foot Soldier During the Revolutionary War” will be presented at 2 p.m. at the Nolin Murray Center next to St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Pleasant St. in Springfield, Vt.

Springfield Area Obituaries

Bruce Ankuda, William Sheldon; Cynthia Bevacqua; Michael Cass; Sandra Moore.

Dr. Dolores Barbeau to be honored

Delores Barbeau, MD, MPH, will be the recipient of the George F. Leland Community Health Award from Springfield Medical Care Systems. The award ceremony is scheduled at this year’s Apple Blossom Cotillion on May 4 at Riverside Gymnasium.

North School Book and Tag Sale

The North School Preservation Society will be holding a Book and General Tag Sale on Saturday, May 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the North School, 49 Main St, in North Springfield.

Monday, April 23, 2018

Springfield Unified Basketball victorious against Brattleboro

Springfield Unified Basketball brings their record to 4-1 with their fourth victory in a row against Brattleboro, 40 -32.

Volunteers needed for Springfield's Green Up Day

Springfield is gearing up for Vermont’s 48th Annual Green Up Day Event on May 5, 2018! Our Green Up event will begin at 8 a.m. on Saturday morning. Families, friends and community members will meet downtown at the parking lot in front of People’s United Bank to sign-in to the event and pick up their trash bag

Harvard professor: Geoengineering could kill “many tens of thousands of people a year”

Did you notice all the persistant jet trails in the skies over Springfield this morning? Absolutely clear blue skies make ideal conditions for chemtrail spraying. Moisture in clouds interferes with proper dispersal.

Saturday, April 21, 2018

OLLI presents 'The Granite Cutters’ Story'

Scott McLaughlin will present the OLLI-Osher Lifelong Learning Institute program on Tuesday April 24. ‘The Granite Cutters’ Story: A History of Vermont’s 200-Year-Old Granite Industry’ will be presented at 2 p.m. at the Nolin Murray Center

Friday, April 20, 2018

Cosmos softball edges out Windsor on the road

After getting out to a 5-0 lead, Springfield was able to hang on despite a late Windsor rally on Wednesday, edging out the Yellow Jackets on the road, 8-7.

Yellow Jackets beat Springfield 19-2

Windsor baseball welcomed the Cosmos to WHS on Wednesday, scoring early and often to run away to a blowout win, 19-2.

Woman killed when car hits tree

Police say a 61-year-old Springfield woman died on Thursday when her car struck a tree off Chestnut Street in Claremont.

Modal music masters from Greece concert

Greece based Ross Daly and Kelly Thoma will hit the road next month for their third annual New England tour on the back of their new double record “Lunar.”

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Springfield Community Chorus concerts begin April 27

Enjoy some of your favorite toe-tapping pop tunes from the 20th century sung by the Springfield Community Chorus during their spring concerts.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Community Connections project hosts the Stettners

As part of our yearlong Community Connections project at Union Street School, Kelly Stettner and her son Armando visited the 3rd grade on Tuesday, April 10. Kelly and Armando spoke to 80 third graders about the Black River Action Team.

Kids Day at Springfield Humane Society

Join us for Kids Day at Springfield Humane Society from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 21 at the shelter, 401 Skitchwaug Trail, Springfield.

Professional Animal Communicator to give presentation

The Springfield Humane Society will be hosting a fundraiser from 2-3: 30 p.m. on Saturday, April 28 by donation. Jeannie Lindheim, a Professional Animal Communicator, will give a presentation on animal communication, techniques she uses, plus a wonderful technique that you can use with your own animals.

Police seek help in possible fraud suspect

Police are asking the public to help identify a female possibly involved in a fraud case.

High school senior helps library launch ‘Tech Time’ help desk

With the assistance of a local high school student volunteer, the Springfield Town Library is launching Tech Time, a new on-site technology help desk service. The service will be for any library cardholders who need help with technology.

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