Strong warnings in new climate report

The National Climate Assessment out this week has some harsh warnings about how climate change will impact our health, homes, food, and econ…

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Wall stops cops

A wall and locked gate stymie Westfield cops response to a call.

Lane Construction Co. volunteers haul out trash from the Westfield River dike, including an oversized teddy bear, during the April river cleanup. (Photo submitted to The Westfield News)

Volunteers clean up river

The Westfield River Watershed Association is fortunate to have the help of hard-working volunteers.

Contractors continue to work on the Westfield Columbia Greenway Rail Trail near the Tin Bridge area off South Broad Street. (Photo by The Westfield News/Frederick Gore)

Rail trail funds diverted

The shifting of Transportation Improvement Program funds has Westfield officials concerned about the completion of the Columbia Greenway Rai…