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    Thursday, September 13, 2018
    Holyoke Community College launching ESOL program for Puerto Rican nurses HOLYOKE — Holyoke Community College is launching a pilot program to teach English language skills to nurses from Puerto Rico so they can reenter the workforce in Massachusetts.   The “Western Mass Pipeline for Puerto Rican Nurses” project gives priority to evacuees from Hurricane Maria but is also open to other nurses from ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, September 13, 2018
    Revitalize CDC’s #JoinedForces Initiative Collaborates with the Blue Crew on Annual Service Day for the 6th Year! SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Revitalize CDC’s #JoinedForces Initiative focuses on military veterans and their families in need. Mr. Davis is a widower and a Vietnam War Veteran who served 8 years in the USAF, rank: E-4. His commander wanted him to serve another term however his wife was ...read more
    Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
    Thursday, September 13, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 13, 2018                                                                                                                                                         Contact information:                                                                                                                                                                                        ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
    Monday, September 10, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Maggie DucheneyValley Educational Associates, Inc.Phone: 413.349.4120 Fax: 413.349.4122www.valleyeducational.orghttps://www.facebook.com/ValleyEducational/ducheneyVEA@yahoo.com  Staff Changes at Valley Educational Associates HATFIELD, MA (August 22, 2018) Mike Barrett, former West Hatfield Program Manager for 24 years, has accepted a new role as the Chicopee Program ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Friday, September 07, 2018
    Media Liaisons: Hayley Feyre Dunn, Abigail ScanlonCell: 413.387.7887, 413.265.1592Email: hayleyfeyredunn@gmail.com, abbyscanlon@gmail.com      September 7, 2018  2018 HALFWAY TO ST. PATRICK'S DAY ROAD RACESponsored by PeoplesBank  The St. Patrick's Committee of Holyoke will celebrate the halfway to St. Patrick's Day with its annual 5K Road Race on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at the Ashley ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, September 07, 2018
    For Immediate Release: Six Bacon Wilson Attorneys named to Best Lawyers in America© 2019, and Attorney Gina Barry named 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” for Springfield Elder Law  Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that six partners have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019. Michael Katz was selected for bankruptcy and reorganization, Gary Breton for business ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, September 06, 2018
    For Immediate ReleaseMeyers Brothers Kalicka, P.C. Takes On Two New Audit And Accounting AssociatesBriana N. Doyle and Matthew Ogrodowicz, MSA, Join Fast-Growing CPA Firm  Holyoke, MA — Meyers Brothers Kalicka, P.C. is proud to welcome two new associates to the firm’s Audit and Accounting department: Briana N. Doyle and Matthew Ogrodowicz, MSA.  “Briana and Matthew are perfect examples of the ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
    At the Soldiers’ Home, She’s a Nurse, Leader, Mentor, and Role Model - story by George O'Brien, BusinessWest Celeste Surreira was talking about her work, and, more specifically, the unique constituency she serves, when she abruptly stopped in mid-sentence. Strains of “Anchors Away,” the fight song of the U.S. Naval Academy, had permeated the walls of her office, and she knew exactly what that ...read more
    Categories: Education, General News Article, Papers/Research, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 28, 2018
    Fall EMT training program begins Oct. 29 at E2E center in Ware  WARE — Holyoke Community College, in collaboration with the Quaboag Valley Community Development Corporation and Emergency Medical Training Solutions, is offering an EMT training program at the E2E: Quaboag Region Workforce Training and Community College Center at 79 Main St., beginning Oct. 29.  The EMT-B Emergency Medical ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, August 22, 2018
    BLUE SOX NAMED 2018 PERFECT GAME COLLEGIATE SUMMER TEAM OF THE YEAR  HOLYOKE, MA – The Valley Blue Sox have been named Perfect Game’s 2018 Collegiate Summer Team of the Year, awarded by Perfect Game to the country’s best collegiate summer baseball team.  Led by Manager and Director of Baseball Operations, John Raiola, the Blue Sox paced the league with a 30-12 regular season record before ...read more
    Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, August 20, 2018
    For Immediate Release: Bacon Wilson announces Attorney Isaac Fleisher has joined the firm  Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that Attorney Isaac C. Fleisher has joined the firm as an associate on Bacon Wilson’s business and corporate team. As an accomplished transactional attorney, Isaac has broad experience in all aspects of business representation, for legal matters ranging from mergers and ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, August 20, 2018
    BLUE SOX NAME JOHN RAIOLA DIRECTOR OF BASEBALL OPERATIONS; NAME CHRIS WEYANT GENERAL MANAGER  HOLYOKE, MA – Valley Blue Sox President, Fred Ciaglo, has announced the following staff changes:  John Raiola has been named Director of Baseball Operations and Chris Weyant has been named the team’s new General Manager.  Raiola, 32, has served as the Blue Sox manager since 2015.  The University of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release