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Former St. Joe High School Up For Sale

The former St. Joseph Central School is on the market. Colebrook Realty Services have listed the Maplewood Avenue property for sale or for lease. Diocese of Springfield spokesman Mark DuPont said the Roman Catholic Diocese is willing to listen to all types of offer for the entire property, pieces, or a lease agreement.

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Adams May Seek Grant Funds For Memorial Building

The town may apply for Community Development Block Grant funds to install an HVAC system at the Memorial Building.

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Cheshire to Seek Interest in Reuse of School

The town formed a reuse committee after the regional School Committee voted last year to close the elementary school. The reuse committee does not intend to recommend selling the 62,000 square-foot building.

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Williamstown Zoning Board OKs Former School's Conversion to 'Live/Work' Rentals

The Zoning Board of Appeals last week issued three special permits sought by Williamstown resident Ben Greenfield to renovate the school, which was opened in 1931 and closed in 1982. That year, the ZBA approved the former school building's use by a music publishing company.

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Cheshire Eliminates Insurance for Elected Officials

After months of deliberation, the board unanimously voted Tuesday to eliminate insurance for those who work less than 20 hours a week for the town in order to save money.

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Two Groups Interested In Leasing Cheshire School

Two different educational organizations have reached out to the Selectmen about leasing Cheshire Elementary School. Selectman Robert Ciskowski said he was against leasing the building at this time because he felt there were too many unknowns. He said he feared it would end up costing the town money.

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