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Eva Schiffer leaves $65,000 bequest to Kestrel Land Trust | GazetteNET

Nov 28th, 2011 | By

A year after her death, former Amherst Select Board member Eva Schiffer is continuing to give back to the region in support of environmental causes. The Kestrel Trust and the Valley Land Fund were recently notified that they will be getting a combined $65,000 from two bequests left by Schiffer. The Valley Land Fund and

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Mt. Tom Trail Restoration May 21, 22

May 3rd, 2011 | By

Join the New England Trail Saturday and Sunday, May 21 and 22, 2001, as they continue the restoration of a segment of the New England National Scenic Trail at Mt. Tom in Holyoke, Mass. Click on this environmental healdine to find out more.

Mass., VT governors support NHHS high-speed rail line

Aug 16th, 2010 | By

Gov. M. Jodi Rell has announced that her colleagues from Massachusetts and Vermont – Governors Deval Patrick and Jim Douglas, respectively – have joined her in strongly supporting Connecticut’s application to the Federal Rail Administration (FRA) for a $220 million grant for construction work on the long-planned New Haven-Hartford-Springfield, Massachusetts high-speed commuter rail line.