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Verizon employees protest on Route 9

By Rhiannon Snide

April 20, 2016

Filed under Archives, News, Scrolling Headlines

Wailing car horns have overwhelmed the 100-meter strip on Route 9 passing by Hadley’s only Verizon Wireless store for the last week in support of the numerous Verizon Wireless employees protesting corporate greed within the...

UMass grad Nguyen’s Chinese Kung Fu Wushu Academy reopens

By Peter Cappiello

February 24, 2014

Filed under Business, Local News, News, Profiles, Scrolling Headlines

It was a promise between Binh Nguyen and his ailing karate teacher Ken Grimshaw, who had been diagnosed with leukemia: continue the martial arts tradition. Grimshaw, founder of The Kung Fu Academy in Chicopee, died on Sept. 3,...

Blaze totals Route 9 Hadley strip mall, injures one firefighter

By Collegian News Staff

October 28, 2013

Filed under Local News, News

Several Hadley businesses now lay in ruins after a fast-moving blaze destroyed a strip mall and injured one firefighter on Route 9 Sunday night. The fire at the 206 Russell St. property was reported at 7:41 p.m., a Hadley fire department spokesman said. According to the ...