Moving to Beat Cancer

Ryan Englander, a graduate of Suffield High School, has developed a new gene editing technique for the treatment of cancer, along with two other students, at the University of Connecticut.

Chris and Denise Nikolis of Suffield, left, pose with the Sadowsky Visionary Award they received from Barbara and Jim Sadowsky, right.

Local Couple Receives Award

The Jimmy Fund Council of Western Massachusetts (JFCWM) recently presented the prestigious Sadowsky Visionary Award to Chris and Denise Nikolis, co-coordinators and organizers of the Suffield Pan-Mass (PMC) Kids Ride.

Frostbite Warning

If you’re outside in freezing temperatures and it’s a windy condition (wind chill–critical to factor in) you are at risk for frostbite.

Former director of the Suffield Agriscience Center Harrison Griffin, third from left, is pictured with NAAE and FFA officials at the NAAE convention receiving his Lifetime Achievement Award.

Educator Receives National Award

Burton Harrison Griffin of West Suffield is one of only six individuals nationwide selected for the 2017 National Association of Agricultural Educators Lifetime Achievement Award.

With a second pair of primary rafters suspended from a forklift crane, three steelworkers on two tall man lifts install another purlin beam over the high bay of the new Broad Brook Brewery on South Street. The framework was assembled in little more than one week just before Christmas. Proprietor Eric Mance says he hopes to open in the spring.

Brewery Rises

With a second pair of primary rafters suspended from a forklift crane, three steelworkers on two tall man lifts install another purlin beam over the high bay of the new Broad Brook Brewery on South Street.