Category: Paradise City Press

Northampton Poet Laureate’s “Choral Poem Project”

Patrick Donnelly, 2015 – 2017 Poet Laureate of Northampton, Massachusetts, is a long-time advocate for poetry, not only as an “on-the-page” experience, but as a spoken-out-loud, communal, theatrical art. With that in mind, in the fall of 2015 Donnelly called…

Elisabeth Santos Mural

Elisabeth Santos at work on her mural at Serio’s Market in Northampton, Mass. Two images, a ladybug and a white dove, on the mural pay tribute to the late owner Christina A. Cavallari, who died in May 2014 The store…

Celebrating 100 Years of Bridge Street School

Bridge Street Elementary School in Northampton Center celebrated its 100 year anniversary on Thursday, May 28. tags: Bridge Street School, Northampton Center, Public Schools, 100 Years, Elementary School

The Northampton Trust Act – An Interview with Mayor Narkewicz

On August 28, 2014 Mayor David J. Narkewicz issued an executive order to assure that every person who lives or visits the city of Northampton is treated equally regardless of their immigration status. This is an interview with the Mayor…

Hadley Sunset

Hadley sunsets along the Connecticut River in June. tags: Hadley, Summer, Connecticut River, Sunset, Sky

Childs Park Northampton

A brief look at Childs Park, Northampton. tags: Childs Park, parks, recreation, Northampton Center