The 2018 Smith Academy prom was held on Friday, May 11 at The Red Barn at Hampshire College in Amherst. Check out the photos of from Smith Academy's prom night in the gallery above. Be sure to take a look at the photos of the school's prior proms below and keep up with all of MassLive's coverage of the 2018 prom season at masslive.com/prom. - 2017 Smith Academy prom - 2016 Smith Academy prom - 2015 Smith Academy prom - 2014 Smith Academy prom - 2013 Smith Academy prom - 2011 Smith Academy prom - 2010 Smith Academy prom … [Read more...] about Prom 2018 photos: Smith Academy prom at The Red Barn at Hampshire College
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Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page By Diane Bair and Pamela Wright Globe correspondent April 18, 2018 Three years ago, Benjamin Pauly was leaving his job as the concierge at the Woodstock Inn & Resort in Vermont. He wanted to work as a landscape architect, or horticulturist, or maybe start a small farm. The Midwest-born young man, with an architectural degree, was ready to pursue a dream.Right place, right time.“We didn’t want to lose him,” says W. Courtney Lowe, director of sales and marketing at the inn. “He’s a great kid, really smart and a hard worker.” Advertisement So, the Woodstock Inn & Resort, owned by the Rockefeller Foundation, offered Pauly a half-acre of pasture land on the site of a former dairy and horse farm, and the title of master gardener. Why not? The Foundation had a lot of land, and a lot of buildings at its disposal, including … [Read more...] about He planted a seed and an idea took root. The result is Red Barns at Kelly Way Gardens.
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The idea of beginning a season with four regular pitchers unavailable could be anywhere from daunting to devastating for many teams. But that is what the Boston Red Sox could be facing. The Red Sox have four pitchers who might be out for opening day. Three potential starters — left-handers Drew Pomeranz and Eduardo Rodriguez and knuckleballer Steven Wright — could start the season on the disabled list for the AL East champions. Closer Craig Kimbrel has been in Boston since Feb. 28, when 4-month-old daughter Lydia, who was born with heart ailments, underwent her second surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital. Kimbrel has been working out in the Boston area but has not been able to pitch to hitters, and there’s no timetable for his return. New manager Alex Cora and the organization have been completely supportive of Kimbrel staying with his family. But with opening day little more than two weeks away, they might have to get creative. … [Read more...] about The Red Sox could have four pitchers not ready by Opening Day
The oldest remaining exhibit of the Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium has closed and will be replaced by concessions, restrooms, a play area and a public plaza.Red Barn Park, a petting zoo that opened in 1966, is closed. Animals have been relocated to other parts of the zoo, primarily the Children’s Adventure Trails, which opened last summer a stone’s throw to the south. Carousel Plaza will open on the Red Barn site in spring 2019, the zoo announced Monday.The zoo initially planned to overhaul the 2-acre space years from now, but new construction in the area and increased traffic have expedited the need for new facilities in that area. “A lot has changed around this area of the zoo,” said zoo Director Dennis Pate. “We have added the splash ground, the Meadowlark Amphitheater, the train station is here, there’s a tram stop here, Stingray Beach is here, Sue’s Carousel is here — there’s a lot of activities down here.”Carousel Plaza … [Read more...] about Omaha zoo closes oldest exhibit — Red Barn petting area — plans new concession area, play space
The Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium has closed its Red Barn Park petting zoo and plans to replace it with a concession stand, play area and public plaza.The redesigned space, Carousel Plaza will open in spring 2019, the zoo announced Monday.The zoo initially planned to overhaul the two-acre space years from now, but new construction in the area and increased traffic has expedited the need for new facilities in that area, a zoo official said. “The density of people at the north end of the zoo is very different from what it was five or six years ago,” zoo Director Dennis Pate wrote in a letter to donors. “With the Alaskan Adventure, the Meadowlark Theatre, Children’s Adventure Trails, Stingray Beach, tram stop, train station, and, as always, the carousel, that part of the zoo has become very popular and we’ve found that we need to significantly enhance the guest services available there.”Most of the animals from the petting zoo have relocated to the … [Read more...] about Omaha zoo closes Red Barn petting area, plans to build new concession stand, kids play space