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    Monday, July 16, 2018
    Training begins inside Holyoke container farms  HOLYOKE – Holyoke Community College students, staff and alumni along with community farmers and others have started training to grow produce inside two urban container farms set up in a lot off Race Street next to the HCC MGM Culinary Arts Institute. The 40-foot-long Freight Farms shipping containers were delivered in April for a joint urban ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community, Education
    Monday, July 16, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Angela Lozano Callahan, (413) 841-3546, callahan_angela@holyokehealth.com   RIVER VALLEY COUNSELING CENTER WELCOMES NEW DIRECTOR OF FINANCE  HOLYOKE, MA (July 12, 2018) — River Valley Counseling Center (RVCC), a multifaceted human service agency, has named Anna Dyrkacz to be its Director of Finance. She was appointed to the position last month by Rosemarie Ansel, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, July 11, 2018
    For Immediate ReleaseJuly 11, 2018    Media Contact: Lisa Wray  413.536.1441  lisawray@pyramidmg.com                             Holyoke Mall Free Kids Club to Begin Thursday, July 12thFREE Six-week Series to Run July 12th through August 16th  Holyoke, MA – Holyoke Mall will welcome local musician, Jo Sallins to help kick off the first performance for Kids Club. Jo Sallins is a local ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Monday, July 09, 2018
    For Immediate Release July 9, 2018   Kendall KennedyKendall@bottomlineblack.com 561-791-6295   Lisa Wray, Holyoke Mall at Ingleside  lisawray@pyramidmg.com                           413.536.1441    Holyoke Mall Welcomes Gift-ologyRibbon Cutting with Mayor Alex Morse on July 11th ~ Grand Opening Celebration July 21st  Holyoke, MA – Holyoke Mall is pleased to announce that Gift-ology, a ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Thursday, July 05, 2018
    HCC again offering drone pilot certification courseHOLYOKE — Holyoke Community College will once again offer a hands-on program for individuals who want to become FAA-licensed drone pilots.“Flying Drones for Profit, Public Safety and Commercial Applications” will run on four consecutive Saturdays, Sept. 29 through Oct. 20, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the main campus of HCC, 303 Homestead Ave., ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, July 02, 2018
    Senior project manager tiffany labrie named A “40 UNDER FORTY” leader  Westfield, Massachusetts – June 29, 2018–Business West recognized Tiffany Labrie, a Senior Project Manager and Associate at Tighe & Bond, as a 2018 “40 Under Forty” leader during the award ceremony for the contest winners on June 21 at Holyoke’s Log Cabin. Labrie was one of 40 winners, selected from a record-setting ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Thursday, June 28, 2018
    HCC's Line Cook Training program helps experienced kitchen workers land jobs at MGMNext round of free culinary classes begin July 23HOLYOKE — Annie Rosa signed up for the free Line Cook Training program at Holyoke Community College with a clear objective in mind – get a job working in one of the new restaurants soon opening at MGM Springfield. The 38-year-old Springfield resident had worked in ...read more
    Categories: Education, General News Article, Community, Fun Facts, Press Release
    Thursday, June 28, 2018
    For Immediate Release June 27, 2018    Media Contact: Lisa Wray  413.536.1441  lisawray@pyramidmg.com                             Holyoke Mall to Host 2nd Annual Summer Kids Club FREE Six-week Series to Run July 12th through August 16th   Holyoke, MA – Holyoke Mall is pleased to announce it will once again host its annual Free Summer Kids Club!  The six-week program takes place on the ...read more
    Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
    Wednesday, June 27, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rebecca MacGregor, 413-534-2532  HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF CHRISTINA GRASS REYNOLDS AS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER  HOLYOKE, MA — June 27, 2015 — Holyoke Medical Center has announced the appointment of Holyoke native Christina Grass Reynolds, as Manager of the hospital’s Development Department.  “We are excited to welcome Christina to Holyoke ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, June 26, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rebecca MacGregor, 413-534-2532  HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER HONORED FOR EXCELLENCE IN STROKE CARE  HOLYOKE, MA — June 26, 2018 —Holyoke Medical Center (HMC) has received five prestigious national and state awards for excellence and quality of stroke care in Massachusetts, including the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get with the Guidelines® ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, June 26, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  June 22, 2018Kathleen Anderson, PresidentGreater Holyoke Chamber of Commerce 413-534-3376     Greater Holyoke Chamber of Commerce Welcomes Four New Board Members, New Chairman                                                                                                                         Holyoke, MA - The Greater Holyoke Chamber of Commerce announces the ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release
    Monday, June 25, 2018
    Media ReleaseJune 24, 2018For Immediate ReleaseFor more information, kindly contact GM Hunter Golden at Hunter@valleybluesox.com or via phone at (860) 305-1684  Blue Sox ranked #3 in the CountryCollege Summer Baseball Daily Rankings put Sox third in first poll of the season    SPRINGFIELD, MA - College Summer Baseball Daily's National Rankings were released earlier this morning and the Valley ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, June 22, 2018
    Blue Sox kick off Major Promotional Weekend  Sox off to NECBL-best 9-3 start, will attempt best start in franchise history Friday and Sunday Night     HOLYOKE, MA - The Valley Blue Sox currently hold the best record in the NECBL at 9-3 and are gearing up for another big promotional weekend.    On Friday Night, June 22nd. the Sox will play host to Northern Division Rival Upper Valley in their ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Friday, June 22, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 22, 2018                                                 Captain Miguel Garces, Salvation Army                                                                                 miguel.garces@use.salvationarmy.org                                                                  P: 413.532.6310 / C: 413.219.9097                Lisa Wray, Holyoke Mall at ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE [LOCAL] GATEWAY CITY ARTS 92 RACE STREET HOLYOKE, MA 01040 FREE  PETER BLANCHETTE BRINGS HIS ARCHGUITAR TO HOLYOKE FOR FREE SUNDAY SERIES PERFORMANCES IN THE BEERGARDEN AT GATEWAY CITY ARTS.  Gateway City Arts is proud to welcome Peter Blanchette to Gateway City Arts for a Sunday residency on select dates in June and July.  Blanchette will be playing solo sets during ...read more
    Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
    Monday, June 18, 2018
    Registration open for fall 2018 EMT training at HCC  HOLYOKE — Registration is now open for the next Emergency Medical Technician training program at Holyoke Community College.  The fall 2018 HCC EMT Training Program begins Sept. 20 and runs through Dec. 20, 2018. The program consists of 13 weeks (170 plus hours) of in-class lectures and additional online study, training, field trips and ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community