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02/06/17 09:06 PM #79    

Larry Smolarz

Sad news to report.  Mr Girr died recently:

02/06/17 10:07 PM #80    

Larry Smolarz

More Cheryl:

02/13/17 01:19 PM #81    

Peter Quirk

Saw the nice picture - which one was Scibelli?

Andy retired as president from STCC and was in a condo on Mulberrry St. Both he and his wife worked at STCC.

Regina probabaly has some association with the Classical building . Contacting the management there might render her contact information. She was at a gathering there last year.

02/14/17 12:17 PM #82    

Richard Perry (Perry)

Last I heard, Terry Regina actually lived in the Classical condos.  She was with the Springfield School Department (at least as acting head at one point).  They may have contact information, as well.

02/14/17 01:03 PM #83    


Susan Greenberg (Rose)

Thanks to Shera Cohen I have information concerning all the lovely ladies in this picture. Thanks all for your help.

02/15/17 10:55 AM #84    

Shera Cohen

Terry Regina is President of Historic Classical (museum, events, author talks, etc.), a non-profit agency. I am on the board. We meet at Classical Condos. I see Terry often. She doesn't live in the condos (she lives in Springfield though), but I do.  Shera Cohen

02/16/17 09:11 AM #85    

Larry Smolarz

I never had her but I remember her from Forest Park Hunior High.  Did she teach at Classical while we were there?

02/16/17 07:01 PM #86    

Ronald Jermakian

For the record, I have every Blue and White yearbook from 1959 (when my father Armen started teaching there) till it finally merged with Tech ('86) to become Central High ...

02/17/17 01:10 PM #87    

Shera Cohen

Terry Regina: She went to Classical, then worked admin level for the school dept.

Yearbooks: While our little museum does have every yearbook, some are in disrepair, so if anyone would like to donate, the books would be very welcome. Thanks.

02/17/17 01:11 PM #88    

Shera Cohen

Oops re: Terry -- yes, she also taught here.

05/12/17 07:17 PM #89    

John Gurvitch


in case anyone is interested, there is a jazz event the night before the reunion,

at the
Bing Arts Center
716 Sumner Ave
Springfield, MA 01108
(413) 731-9730
at 8PM, with a $15 admissiion

Composer/pianist Christopher Bakriges and jazz violinist Gwen Laster
perform Bakriges compositions based on the jazz cut-outs of Henri Matisse.
$15, $10 students.
Chamber jazz
Sponsored by Rotary Records

Brian Hale, also a Classical alum, is the Director of the Bing Arts Center,
in the old Bing movie theater

05/17/17 09:22 PM #90    

Larry Smolarz

For those interested, David Crosby & Friends are playing at the Academy of Music in Northampton on Friday 5/19, at 8 p.m. Tickets range between $49.50 and $79.50.

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit or call (413)584-9032.

05/18/17 05:22 PM #91    

Thomas Suher

I am sorry I won't be at our 50th reunion this weekend - it's a pretty long way from Greensboro, North Carolina to Springfield.  I do wish everyone the best and will be thinking of those who made it to the reunion (I'll drink a beer or maybe 2 on Saturday in your honor) and of course those who have passed.  I look back at those days at Classical as good years.  If any of our classmates ever get down here to Norht Carolina, the welcome mat is out.


Tom Suher 

05/18/17 09:20 PM #92    

John Gurvitch

Hi Tom,

I would have loved to see you here, but I completely realize the distance/travel factors.
I'll hoist a beer to you in hopes for the future.
Be well.

John Gurvitch

05/19/17 08:04 AM #93    

Karen Ehrlich (Gantt)

Hi everyone,  I cannot make the reunion this weekend-hate to miss it; had a great time at our last one. I'm sure a good time will be had by all!  Say, Tom, maybe we should have a mini one for all us Southerns!   Karen

05/19/17 03:40 PM #94    


Philip Bronner

Hello All.

Sorry I won't be able to make the Reunion either (Oregon is even further than North Carolina!) Too many irons in the fire, and not enough time!

05/19/17 06:25 PM #95    

Elaine Glazer

Hi every one at the 50th Reunion.   I am sorry I can not be there.. and hope that you all have a wonderful time...

Looking forward to seeing the  pictures   of the reunion...


Elaine Glazer

05/19/17 08:10 PM #96    

Alan Klibanoff

Sad to be missing the reunion this weekend.

 However, tomorrow, May 20, is my wife's 65th birthday. The family is planning a big celebration. Have to keep my younger trophy wife of 40+ years happy!

 We had to miss the last reunion because of the birth of a grandchild.  Best wishes to everyone, and hopefully can make the next one! 


05/20/17 11:57 AM #97    

Cynthia Raison (Amato)

I too am sorry that I won't be at the reunion since I made all the others. My husband and I are in Amsterdam. I hope everyone has fun this weekend.

05/20/17 03:12 PM #98    

Teresina (Terri) Romano (Wickham)

I'm so disappointed to have to miss this important reunion. I will be in Chicago visiting my daughter and her family. Sending a big HELLO to everyone   Have a great time. 

05/21/17 02:26 PM #99    

Sheila Bewsee

Darn Terri. I was looking forward to seeing you!

05/21/17 05:51 PM #100    

Ernest Papadoulias

Best wishes to all at the reunion.

05/21/17 07:38 PM #101    

Judy Carman (Fulmer)

Sorry not to be able to attend this reunion.  The last one was great.  Thinking of you all this evening.

05/21/17 09:26 PM #102    

Thalia Cokkinias (Lambert)

Hope everyone has a great time at the reunion. I will miss being there as I hah hoped to see so many of you.

05/22/17 11:53 AM #103    

Roberta Scougall (Nadeau)

The reunion was WONDERFUL!!  It was so well planned and provided a perfect chance for classmates to meet and greet and catch up and learn about our travels and growth over the 50 years...what fun!   A HUGE thank you to the ladies who organized this event - Cheryl, Susan, Sherri and Roberta - your efforts were truly appreciated.  

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