(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.
Even the most patriotic among us can learn something from these little-known facts about Independence Day.
More than 40 million Americans are expected to hit the road for the long holiday weekend.
While a domestic road trip might appear like an affordable alternative to traveling abroad, costs can easily spiral out of control.
For hundreds of thousands of veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder, symptoms can be worsened by the cracks and thunder of celebratory fireworks.