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Spotlight Graphics Gains WBE, DBE Designations

August 22nd, 2014
SOUTHWICK — Spotlight Graphics announced that is now a certified women business enterprise (WBE) and disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE), as designated by the state’s Supplier Diversity Office. Spotlight Graphics is a locally owned...

Radius Financial Group Welcomes Kate Crogan

August 22nd, 2014
WEST SPRINGFIELD — Radius Financial Group Inc., a leading private mortgage lender in New England, has announced the addition of Kate Crogan as a loan officer in its West Springfield branch. Crogan brings three years of experience in mortgage...

Baystate Mary Lane Hospital Welcomes Dr. Kelly Galster

August 22nd, 2014
WARE — Baystate Mary Lane Hospital announced that general surgeon Dr. Kelly Galster has joined to its medical staff. “Dr. Galster is a welcome addition to our medical staff,” said Dr. Shafeeq Ahmed, acting president, chief...

Commonwealth to Purchase Knowledge Corridor Rail Line

August 21st, 2014
GREENFIELD — Gov. Deval Patrick announced an agreement in principle allowing the Commonwealth to purchase the Knowledge Corridor rail line between East Northfield and Springfield from Pan Am Southern, a joint venture of Pan Am and Norfolk...

UMass Computer Scientist Benjamin Marlin Receives Research Award

August 21st, 2014
AMHERST — Computer scientist Benjamin Marlin of UMass Amherst recently received a five-year, $536,527 National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award to develop machine-learning-based tools for analyzing complex,...

Baystate Health Selects Premier Inc. to Support Innovation Center

August 21st, 2014
SPRINGFIELD — Baystate Health has selected Premier Inc.’s data-warehouse and business-intelligence platform, PremierConnect Enterprise, to support the development of innovative solutions within its new Health Informatics &...

Cooley Dickinson Welcomes General Surgeon Dr. Eric Stanelle

August 21st, 2014
NORTHAMPTON — Dr. Eric Stanelle has joined Cooley Dickinson Medical Group Surgical Care and the medical staff of Cooley Dickinson Hospital. Stanelle earned a doctorate of medicine from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine. He...

Four at Sullivan, Hayes & Quinn Named ‘Best Lawyers’

August 20th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD — Four attorneys from Sullivan, Hayes & Quinn, LLC have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 21st edition of Best Lawyers in America in the areas of labor law and employment law, management, as well as litigation,...

Westfield State Appoints Shelley Tinkham Interim Dean of DGCE

August 20th, 2014
WESTFIELD — Westfield State University announced the appointment of Shelley Tinkham as interim dean of the Division of Graduate and Continuing Education (DGCE). Tinkham previously worked at the Mass. Department of Higher Education, where she...

NiSource Foundation Donates $5,000 to NoFIRES



August 20th, 2014
EASTHAMPTON — In support of public safety and human services in the communities served by Columbia Gas of Massachusetts, NiSource Inc., parent company of Columbia Gas of Massachusetts, has awarded a $5,000 grant through the NiSource...

Cathy Crosky Receives Advanced Facilitator Designation

August 20th, 2014
WILLIAMSTOWN — Cathy Crosky of Williamstown was certified as an advanced facilitator by the prestigious Edward Lowe Foundation in Cassapolis, Mich. She is among a select group of 15 facilitators from around the globe who facilitate regional...

CDH Lecture to Highlight Advances in Diabetes Care, Prevention

August 20th, 2014
NORTHAMPTON — In 2012, 29.1 million Americans, or 9.3% of the population, had diabetes. Two years earlier, the figures were 25.8 million and 8.3%, according to the American Diabetes Assoc. But even as the number of people with diabetes and...

Sarsynski, Miller, Turcotte Join Wells Fargo Advisors

August 19th, 2014
NORTHAMPTON — Michael Sarsynski, CFP, vice president, Investments; Joseph Miller, CRPC, associate vice president, Investments; and Barbara Turcotte, senior registered client associate, have joined the Northampton office of Wells Fargo...

Northampton Jazz Festival to Feature 12 Mile Meal Chef Battle on Sept. 6

August 19th, 2014
NORTHAMPTON — The Sierra Grille will defend its title against challengers Galaxy and Viva Fresh Pasta to determine which restaurant can impress a panel of blue-ribbon judges and build the best 12 Mile Meal: an appetizer, entree, and dessert...

Kathleen Scoble Joins Baystate Health Board of Trustees

August 19th, 2014
CHICOPEE — Kathleen Scoble, dean of the Elms College School of Nursing, has become the first nurse to serve on the board of trustees of Baystate Health. Chair of the Division of Nursing at Elms College since 2003, Scoble led the...