July 2009

Monthly Archive

Construction continues

Posted by chief on 28 Jul 2009 | Tagged as: general


Work on the new Public Safety Building continues.

5th Annual CHEER Camp begins

Posted by chief on 23 Jul 2009 | Tagged as: general


The 5th annual Granby DARE/ Lady Warriors Cheer Camp began Wednesday at the Granby JR/Sr HS. The three day camp begins at 9  AM  and ends at Noon. The participants are invited to perform at half-time of a Warriors football game. (The Warriors are a semi-pro football team based in Western Mass)

West Street house break

Posted by chief on 20 Jul 2009 | Tagged as: general


A house on West Street was broken into sometime within the last three days. Entry was gained by breaking glass in a rear  door. The house was ransacked . Stolen were two loaded firearms and an envelope of cash.

Station progress.

Posted by chief on 20 Jul 2009 | Tagged as: general


The footings are dug for the foundation of the new facility.

DARE Camp week 2

Posted by chief on 15 Jul 2009 | Tagged as: general


As expected we broke an all-time two week attendence record with 176 registered players in week 2 of the 15th annual basketball camp. The players come from all of the surrounding Town’s and have a great time.Today was ” watermelon Wednesday” complete with watermelons donated by Sapowsky Farms, as they do every year. Tomorrow is the annual camp “talent” show as well as a demonstration by the Department’s narcotic detection dog, Ralph.

3 hurt in Rte 202 Accident

Posted by admin on 14 Jul 2009 | Tagged as: general




Three persons were transported to Baystate Hospital after a MV accident at 4:39 PM on Monday. A vehicle travelling eastbound operated by CATHERINE TYNG, 62 of New Salem   struck a vehicle operated by HOLLY KOCHANOWSKI, 49, of Belchertown. Kochanowski was cited for making an improper turn.

Dare Camp- Week 1 - Year 15

Posted by chief on 08 Jul 2009 | Tagged as: general


The 15th Annual DARE  Basketball Camp opened Monday with 115 players  in attendance, almost surpassing last years 120 Week 1 record.  Coach Mike Gill (Southwick Girls Varisty) is the Camp director, in his 15th year as coach and 11th as Director. Ptl. James White, the Department’s newest School Resource Officer, is also in attendance daily, along with the staff of  current and former High School and College players.  This week Matt Barry, home on leave from the Army before he is deployed to Iraq, is volunteering his time as Assistant Direector. There are still openings for next weeks camp ( grades 3-6)

recovered property…

Posted by chief on 07 Jul 2009 | Tagged as: general


On Sunday a homeowner reported items left on the lawn of a residence on North street. Recovered were an owl and the lawn ornaments pictured above. If you own them or know who does please contact the Granby Police Department at 467-9222.

Police/Fire Departments raise funds for COA

Posted by chief on 01 Jul 2009 | Tagged as: general



This year at Charter Day, the annual Police/Fire Softball game raised funds for the Counil on Aging Food Pantry and Fuel Assistance programs. At the annual SALT Council Police/Senior  Cookout, Sgt. Mark smith, representing  the Police Officers, and Mike Pandora, representing the Fire Department members,  presented  a check to Ann Guenette, COA Director. Over $2300 was raised by the two Departments.