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Local Students Earn Academic Honors

Local Students Who Made the UMass Amherst Dean’s List Below is a list of local students who were named to the dean’s list at the University of Massachusetts Amherst for the fall 2020 semester. In order to qualify, an undergraduate…

What’s Happening on Main Streets

By Ellen Walker Special to the Gazette Mission Hill Framer’s market is open for business this Winter.  Yes, it’s true and it’s thriving!  In addition to picking up your organically grown vegetables and using SNAP, you can also find some…

We Must Be Wary Of the Virus

With the arrival of the vaccines and the spring season, it is clear that there is a light at the end of the tunnel from our year-long battle with COVID-19. However, the good news that has been seen in the…

A Future With Masks?

There has been one positive piece of news during the otherwise tragic COVID-19 pandemic, and that is this: The number of deaths and severe illness caused by the ordinary flu is down dramatically from a typical flu season. Epidemiologists credit…