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The Zoo in Forest Park to Open for 2015 Season

April 2nd, 2015
SPRINGFIELD — The Zoo in Forest Park is having its season opening on Saturday, April 4 at 10 a.m. This opening will include its Eggstravaganza from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The opening day will feature the animals on display along with various...

Comcast Names Ineshia Proctor Director of Customer Care

April 1st, 2015
BERLIN, Conn. — Comcast announced that Ineshia Proctor has been appointed director of Customer Care for the company’s Western New England Region, which includes more than 300 communities in Western Mass., Connecticut, Vermont, New York,...

Valley Venture Mentors to Host Inaugural Awards Ceremony April 30

April 1st, 2015
SPRINGFIELD — Valley Venture Mentors (VVM) will host its inaugural Accelerator Awards event on Thursday, April 30 at the MassMutual Center in Springfield. The event will honor recent graduates of its new Accelerator Program, which is...

History Museum to Showcase ‘Victorian Opulence’ Exhibit

April 1st, 2015
SPRINGFIELD — On April 7, the Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History will unveil a new exhibit titled “Victorian Opulence: Springfield’s Industrial Elite.” The exhibit, which runs through April 10, 2016,...

Industry Veteran Jonathan Soucy Joins Molding Business Services

April 1st, 2015
FLORENCE — Molding Business Services (MBS) announced it has taken on a new partner, Jonathan Soucy of Plymouth. He joins forces with partners Terry Minnick, Joel Minnick, and Andrew Munson, and will help bolster the firm’s M&A...

Normandeau Wins North American Partner of the Year Award

March 31st, 2015
WEST SPRINGFIELD — Normandeau Technologies (NTI) announced it has been awarded the 2014 Ericsson-LG Enterprise North American Partner of the Year Award at the Ericsson-LG Global Partner Conference held in Cancun, Mexico. The award celebrates...

Normandeau Wins Partner of the Year Award from Ericsson-LG Enterprise

March 31st, 2015
WEST SPRINGFIELD — Normandeau Technologies (NTI) announced it has been awarded the 2014 Ericsson-LG Enterprise North American Partner of the Year Award at the Ericsson-LG Global Partner Conference held in Cancun, Mexico. The award celebrates...

Melinda Graulau Wins Leadership 2015 Community Service Award

March 31st, 2015
SPRINGFIELD — The Affiliated Chambers of Commerce of Greater Springfield (ACCGS) has announced that Eastfield Mall and Auburn Crossing General Manager Melinda Graulau has been chosen as its 2015 recipient of the Leadership Community Service...

Whittlesey & Hadley Ranks as Ninth-largest Firm in New England

March 31st, 2015
HARTFORD, Conn. — Whittlesey & Hadley, P.C., one of the area’s largest independent accounting, audit, tax, and business-advisory firms, ranks ninth in the 2015 Accounting Today annual survey of regional leaders in New England. The...

Friends of Springfield Library to Celebrate National Library Week

March 31st, 2015
SPRINGFIELD — The Friends of the Springfield Library invite you to join them in celebrating National Library Week and Springfield’s first Poet Laureate, Maria Luisa Arroyo, on Friday, April 17 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Central...

Chamber Leaders Head to Beacon Hill for Business Summit

March 30th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD — Members of the Affiliated Chambers of Commerce of Greater Springfield (ACCGS) will travel to Boston for the annual ACCGS Beacon Hill Summit on Wednesday, April 29. Sponsored by Baystate Health, Comcast, and WWLP-TV22, and...

Berkshire Theatre Group Taps Tony Simotes as Managing Director

March 30th, 2015
PITTSFIELD — Berkshire Theatre Group (BTG) and Kate Maguire, its CEO and artistic director, announced the addition of Tony Simotes as managing director and artistic associate. “I have known Tony Simotes for over 25 years,” Maguire...

ERC5 Slates Member Appreciation Night for April 16

March 30th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD — The East of the River Five Town Chamber of Commerce (ERC5), an affiliate of the Affiliated Chambers of Commerce of Greater Springfield, will celebrate its members with a Member Appreciation Night on April 16 from 5 to 7 p.m. at...

Bowling Event to Benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Franklin County

March 30th, 2015
GREENFIELD — Big Brothers Big Sisters of Franklin County will host Bowl for Kids’ Sake, the mentoring organization’s biggest annual fund-raiser, on Saturday, April 25 at the French King Entertainment Center in Erving from 11 a.m....

40 Under Forty Gala to Take Place June 18

March 27th, 2015
HOLYOKE — The ninth annual 40 Under Forty award program, staged by BusinessWest, will be held at the Log Cabin Banquet & Meeting House on Thursday, June 18. Details on the event, which honors the region’s most accomplished and...