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Cooling Center at the Library

The New Salem Library will open as a cooling center for the remainder of this week (through Friday) from 10:00 AM-6:00 PM. While the... more ››

Senator Comerford Holding a Town Hall meeting in Orange

In January 2023, Jo Comerford and Aaron Saunders filed An Act Relative to the Quabbin Watershed and Regional Equity (S.447/H.897). Senator... more ››

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Village Neighbors Seek Board Member

Village Neighbors of Leverett, New Salem, Shutesbury, and Wendell, serving members 60 and over for free, seeks a volunteer for a monthly... more ››

Annual Town Meeting

The 2024 Annual Town Meeting will be held on June 17, 2024 at 7 pm in the Town Hall, 15 S. Main St. Click here for ... more ››

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Sick of Ticks?

Join our local public health nurse, Carolyn Hochard, for a free presentation about ticks, tick-borne illnesses, and tick bite prevention... more ››

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Monthly Nurse Drop-in Hours

The North Quabbin Health Collaborative is pleased to offer monthly nurse drop-in hours for New Salem. Drop in to speak with Carolyn H., RN... more ››

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Orange Food Pantry Seeks Volunteers

The nearest food pantry to New Salem, in Orange, is looking for volunteers to help on Mondays and Friday mornings. Monday mornings they... more ››

Clean Sweep Bulky Waste Recycling Day 5-11-24

The Franklin County Solid Waste Management District is holding the Spring 2024 “Clean Sweep” Bulky Waste Recycling Day Saturday, May 11,... more ››

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Message from the Board of Health Regarding Textile Recycling

Effective November 1, 2022, Massachusetts General Law bans the disposal of textiles through trash disposal and mandates recycling. Prior to... more ››

2023 Reduce, Reuse, & Recycle Guide for Hampshire & Franklin Counties

Notice on the RRR Guide from Board of Health

The Reduce, Reuse, Recycle (RRR) Guide for Hampshire and Franklin Counties and beyond has been published and may be seen by... more ››

New Salem's Online Payment & Bill Lookup System

New Salem’s online payment system can be reached through the above ONLINE PAYMENTS & BILL LOOKUP link. This brings you... more ››

Posting of Meetings

As of July 1, 2022, the official place to post notices of all meetings will be on the town website.The folder in the box at the Town Hall... more ››