What is The Ronald McDonald House?

Posted by on Feb 10, 2015 in ,

I’m sure you have seen the canisters on the side of the registers at McDonald’s labeled “Ronald McDonald House Charity” but do you actually know what The Ronald McDonald House charity is? If you don’t, I will be filling you in about this wonderful organization, specifically focusing on the Ronald McDonald House in Springfield, MA. The mission of The Ronald McDonald House is to provide a home away from home for the families of children who are being treated in hospitals in...

Read More »

Springfield’s Food Drive Friday

Posted by on Jul 26, 2012 in ,

I’m sure we all have extra food in our cabinets that we could do without. Now is the perfect time to clean out your cabinets or add extra items to your shopping list because this Friday July 27, Springfield will be holding a food drive. Western Massachusetts food pantries are in great need of food donations for those who are less fortunate than us. ABC40 and The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts are teaming up to collect non-perishable items on Friday. Below is a list of...

Read More »

The Challenge of a Lifetime

Posted by on Jul 26, 2011 in ,

“To reap the rewards you have to do the work” says Billy Star, a man whose athletic ability brought him accomplishments including a 400 mile hike through the Appalachian Trail. Though Starr has his fair shares of athletic achievements, it is his involvement with the Pan- Mass Challenge that most know him by. At 49 years old, Billy’s mother Betty had lost her battle against melanoma, a serious form of skin cancer. Shortly after her passing, Billy and a few...

Read More »

Rules of The Road!

Posted by on Jul 29, 2010 in , ,

Did you know that motorists and bicyclists have the same rules for the road? Many people are unaware that these two must “share the road” but also share the same rules. When it comes to living in New England think of all of the overpopulated cities that have bicyclists and motorists fighting for who has more authority over major roads and lanes of traffic. From Northampton, to Springfield and even all the way out in Boston, we have a large amount of people who are now using...

Read More »