(Northampton, MA) — The United Way of Hampshire County has kicked off its annual fundraising drive. The goal is to raise slightly more than one-and-a-quarter million. This year’s co-chairs are Peter Jessop of Integrity Builders and William Grinnell of Webber and Grinnell Insurance. The United Way supports dozens of non-profit agencies throughout the Valley.
French President Francois Hollande said the U.S. and France have agreed to step up strikes in Syria and Iraq to target Islamic State militants after the deadly Nov. 13 attacks in Paris.
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