Turners Falls holds second annual history month

By AVIVA LUTTRELL, Recorder Staff, Friday, September 11, 2015. TURNERS FALLS — This month, the Department of Conservation and Recreation and Turners Falls RiverCulture are holding a series of events aimed at inspiring interest in the area’s past and bridging the gap between newer residents and those who have lived in town for years. READ […]

Turners Falls to hold 4th Street block party this Saturday

By AVIVA LUTTRELL, Recorder Staff, Monday, August 17, 2015, TURNERS FALLS — Turners Falls will not go without its annual summer block party this year after a new resident stepped up to plan the event. Jocelyn Silverlight, who moved to town at the beginning of June, said she was looking down at the street from […]

Radio personality ‘Monte’ Belmonte OK’d to take over Shea Theater

By AVIVA LUTTRELL, Recorder Staff, Tuesday, August 11, 2015, TURNERS FALLS — The Shea Theater may see larger traveling acts, more diverse community theater and get an environmentally friendly makeover in the coming year after the Board of Selectmen agreed to award Northampton radio personality and Turners Falls resident Christopher “Monte” Belmonte a lease to […]

Pocumtuck Homelands Festival to bring Native American culture, music, food to Turners Falls

CORI URBAN, Special to The Republican, July 26, 2015, TURNERS FALLS –A free all-day celebration of Native American culture will bring live music, drumming, dancing, storytelling, traditional children’s games, children’s crafts, educational talks, primitive skills demonstrations and vendors of Native American arts and crafts to Unity Park in the Turners Falls section of Montague. The […]