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Attorney General Maura Healey to Keynote Women’s Fund Event

May 5th, 2015
EASTHAMPTON — The Women’s Fund of Western Massachusetts (WFWM) will host “Women Lead Change: A Celebration of the Leadership Institute for Political and Public Impact (LIPPI) Class of 2015” at the Log Cabin in Holyoke on...

Steve Wozniak, Steve Vinter Visit Tech Foundry

May 5th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD — Tech Foundry was recently visited by two luminaries in the tech world. Steve Vinter, director of Google Cambridge, toured the facility on Thursday, and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak stopped by before his sold-out event at the...

EANE, FIT Staffing Launch New IT Roundtable Series May 19

May 5th, 2015
AGAWAM — The Employers Association of the NorthEast (EANE) and FIT Staffing are partnering to offer a new IT Roundtable Series. The first event will take place on Tuesday, May 19 at 8:30 a.m. at the EANE offices in Agawam, and will feature an...

2015 Restaurant Guide

May 5th, 2015
Taste for Success Center Square Grill’s Partners Celebrate an Eventful First Year Winning Recipe The Alvah Stone Creates Cuisine for Every Palate On the Menu Our Detailed Guide to Restaurants in Western Mass....

Decade Declarations

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May 5th, 2015
Plan for Progress Gets a 10-year Overhaul PVPC Executive Director Tim Brennan Tim Brennan acknowledged that it was a loose analogy, but thought it worked effectively. He was comparing the Plan for Progress — a document first drafted two...

On The Menu

May 5th, 2015
A region-by-region look at dining options in Western Mass. Click HERE to download the PDF...

Compelling Viewpoints

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May 5th, 2015
Smith College Conference Center Offers a Slice of Paradise Addie MacDonald was offering a quick tour of the Smith College Conference Center. He started in the front lobby and quickly moved on to the main meeting room, ticking off its various...

A Meaty Subject

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May 5th, 2015
Entrepreneur Resurrects Chicopee’s Fabled Kielbasa Festival In the event’s revitalized form — as it was in the ’70s and ’80s — kielbasa is king at the K-Fest. Rich Kos says it was sometime in the early...

Sky-high Expectations

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May 5th, 2015
Great New England Air Show Set for May 16-17 at Westover The U.S. Navy’s precision flying team, the Blue Angels, will be one of many star attractions at the Great New England Air Show later this month at Westover. As he talked about the...

Martin Meehan Elected 27th President of UMass

May 4th, 2015
BOSTON — Martin Meehan, a former U.S. congressman who became chancellor of his alma mater, UMass Lowell, and transformed it into a highly ranked national research university, was unanimously elected today as the next president of the...

Martin T. Meehan Elected 27th President of UMass

May 4th, 2015
BOSTON — Martin T. Meehan, a former U.S. congressman who became chancellor of his alma mater, UMass Lowell, and transformed it into a highly ranked national research university, was unanimously elected today as the next president of the...

Speaker Series Highlights Effective Hiring Decisions

May 4th, 2015
GREENFIELD — Skoler, Abbott & Presser, P.C., a leading labor- and employment-law firm serving the Greater Springfield area, announced that partner Susan Fentin will address attendees of the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce...

STCC to Host Free Leadership Conference on June 19

May 4th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD — Springfield Technical Community College (STCC) School of Business & Information Technologies will host a free Leadership Conference on Friday, June 19 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Scibelli Hall (Building 2) Theater at...

Leverett Pet-adoption Center to Mark 20th Anniversary with Party

May 4th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD — Dakin Humane Society will present a family-friendly party to celebrate its Leverett location’s 20th anniversary. The event takes place Saturday, May 9 from 1 to 4 p.m. at 163 Montague Road in Leverett. The event will...

Springfield College Maintains Strong Partnership with the First Tee

May 4th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD — Springfield College Associate Professor of Physical Education Thaddeus France recently joined golfing legend Arnold Palmer as one of the two individual recipients of the 2015 the First Tee Founder’s Award. The award is...