September 8th, 2009 – Helen Blanchard turned 100 years old today surrounded by friends, family and a giant 100 built for her by her friends at the Coolidge Corner Nursing & Rehab Center where she lives.
Went to the northampton community gardens today.. took lots of beautiful pictures. This was one of my favorites!
So I’ve started my internship at the gazette! Some of my first week photos:
September 2nd, 2009 – George Parks, Professor of Music and Director of the Minuteman Marching Band at UMass calls out formation changes to his marching band during the third day of band camp week at UMass. Parks has been Director of the Minuteman Marching Band since 1977. They are currently a 380 piece band that is preparing a Pirates of the Carribean performance.
September 1st, 2009 – Dr. Kate Atkinson interacts with Karen Smith who is a nurse at her practice in Amherst. Dr. Atkinson is a national spokesperson for problems concerning doctor’s paperwork and the decline of family practitioners in the area.