Dancing with Parkinson’s at Studio Helix

NORTHAMPTON -- To at least half of the 10 people gathered for Fritha Pengelly’s dance class at Thornes Marketplace in Northampton on a recent Tuesday afternoon, just getting there was a challenge. Some of them have trouble controlling their limbs. Others have an unsteady gait or a difficult time with their balance. Yet here they [...]


Gluten Free Cookie Shop Opens in Thornes Marketplace

NORTHAMPTON -- Thornes Marketplace will get a little sweeter this summer with the opening of a gluten-free cookie shop. Jonas Aaberg of New Haven, Connecticut, has confirmed he will open Cookie.Works June 13 on the second floor of Thornes, a space formerly occupied by BAKED. The 37-year-old entrepreneur said the from-scratch cookies will be made [...]