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    Tuesday, August 14, 2018
     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 14, 2018Media Contact: Bronwyn Murphy; bronwyn.murphy@hhcinc.org 413-420-2125     Holyoke Health Center Celebrates National Health Center Week 2018National Campaign Celebrates Health Care Heroes  Holyoke Health Center will host a press conference during National Health Center Week to highlight our most recent efforts that support HHC’s mission of serving the needs ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 14, 2018
    Holyoke Community College readies new biotech center$4.55 million Center for Life Sciences to open Sept. 4  HOLYOKE – Students at Holyoke Community College will soon be the beneficiaries of the school’s new Center for Life Sciences, opening Sept. 4 for the start of the fall 2018 semester.  The 13,000-square-foot facility, on the first floor of HCC’s Marieb Building, features a suite of new ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Education
    Thursday, August 09, 2018
    TIGHE & BOND Named A 2018 CIRCLE OF EXCELLENCE member recognition for top-notch business practices and achievements  Westfield, Massachusetts – August 8, 2018 –Tighe & Bond has been named a 2018 Circle of Excellence member by PSMJ Resources, Inc. (PSMJ) for the firm’s achievements in areas such as profitability, overhead management, cash flow, productivity, business development, and staff ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 08, 2018
    BLUE SOX AND WAVES SET FOR 2018 NECBL FINALS REMATCH; GAME SCHEDULE RELEASED  HOLYOKE, MA – The Valley Blue Sox will face the Ocean State Waves in a 2017 NECBL Championship Series rematch.  The schedule for the best two-of-three series can be found below (game dates and times subject to change):  Game 1: Wednesday, August 8, 6:35 p.m. @ Mackenzie Stadium (Holyoke, MA)  Game 2: Thursday, August ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 07, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GATEWAY CITY ARTS 92 RACE STREET HOLYOKE MA gatewaycityarts.com (413)650-2670   DSP SHOWS PRESENTS WOLF PARADE FRIDAY AUGUST 31 8PM  For a while now, DSP Shows has been bringing out incredible and diverse acts to the Gateway City Arts stage. Coming up later this month, DSP Shows presents Wolf Parade- trail blazers of the indie rock scene. For a band as unique and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, August 06, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECONTACT: Rebecca MacGregor, 413-534-2532    Holyoke Medical Center Expands Services in Chicopee  HOLYOKE – August 6, 2018 — Holyoke Medical Center has expanded services to a brand new facility on Memorial Drive in Chicopee for primary and specialty physician services, lab draw, x-ray, ultrasound, and CORE physical therapy.     “The new Chicopee site speaks to our continued ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Thursday, August 02, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rebecca MacGregor, 413-534-2532HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER OPENS COMPREHENSIVE CARE CENTER TO ADDRESS OPIOID DEPENDENCEHOLYOKE, MA – August 2, 2018 – Holyoke Medical Center has recently opened the Comprehensive Care Center to address opioid dependence. This program provides comprehensive, confidential treatment options for people looking to quit prescription painkillers, ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 01, 2018
    CONTACT:    Karen Crane                                                  203-789-2752                         Karen_crane@keybank.com  KEY MEDIA NEWSROOM: www.Key.com/newsroom  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  KEY PRIVATE BANK EXPANDS WEALTH RESOURCES FOR CLIENTS Adds three new Hartford-based wealth professionals to the team    HARFORD, Conn., July 23, 2018 — Key Private Bank, one of the premier ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, August 01, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECONTACT: Rebecca MacGregor, 413-534-2532  DESAI SELECTED AS MASSACHUSETTS EMERGENCY NURSE ASSOCIATION DELEGATE  HOLYOKE – August 1, 2018 —Holyoke Medical Center’s Chief Nursing Officer, Colleen Desai, MBA, MSN, RN, CEN, has been selected by the Massachusetts Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) to be a Delegate at the 2018 ENA General Assembly. The ENA is the premier ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, July 31, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rebecca MacGregor, 413-534-2532  BOARD CERTIFIED BARIATRIC SURGEON DR. URSULA McMILLIAN JOINS HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER  HOLYOKE, MA — July 31, 2018 — Dr. Ursula McMillian, a board certified surgeon, has joined Holyoke Medical Center. Specializing in bariatric and general surgery, Dr. McMillian is the newest provider in the HMC Weight Management Program.  “I am ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, July 26, 2018
    Clare Lamontagne of Chicopee named HCC dean of Health Sciences HOLYOKE – Holyoke Community College is pleased to welcome Clare Lamontagne of Chicopee as its new dean of Health Sciences.Lamontagne, a registered nurse who holds a Ph.D. in nursing, brings 40 years of experience to HCC as a nursing educator, administrator, clinician and consultant. For the past seven years, she has been a member of ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, July 24, 2018
    Westfield resident named director of Training & Workforce OptionsHOLYOKE – Westfield resident Michele Cabral, a former accounting professor and interim dean of Business and Technology at Holyoke Community College, has been appointed the new director of Training & Workforce Options, a workforce development partnership between HCC and Springfield Technical Community College. TWO offers customized ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, July 24, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rebecca MacGregor, 413-534-2532HMC Director Joins Expert Panel to Improve Patient Safety in Emergency MedicineHOLYOKE, MA — July 24, 2018 — Holyoke Medical Center Director of Emergency Services, Kelly F. Marcroft, RN, MSN, CEN, has been selected to join an expert panel to improve patient safety in emergency medicine. The panel was convened by the Betsy Lehman Center ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, July 23, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rebecca MacGregor, 413-534-2532  HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF KATHY ANDERSON AS DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY BENEFITS  HOLYOKE, MA — July 23, 2018 — Holyoke Medical Center has announced the appointment of Kathleen Anderson as the hospital’s Director of Community Benefits.  “We are thrilled to welcome Kathy to the Holyoke Medical Center team. She is ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, July 23, 2018
    HCC offering drone pilot certification course this fallHOLYOKE — 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, Education, Press Release, Human Interest
    Monday, July 23, 2018
    News                                                                                                                        CONTACT:    Karen Crane                                                  203-789-2752                         Karen_crane@keybank.com  KEY MEDIA NEWSROOM: //www.Key.com/newsroom  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  KEY PRIVATE BANK EXPANDS WEALTH RESOURCES FOR CLIENTS Adds three new ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, July 23, 2018
    Boston Business Journal Names PeoplesBank a “Top Corporate Charitable Contributor” for Eleventh Year  HOLYOKE, MA (July 23, 2018) – The Boston Business Journal has announced the region's Top Corporate Charitable Contributors and, for the eleventh year in a row, PeoplesBank is among the companies included.The region's top charitable companies, which include, in many instances, the companies' ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, July 19, 2018
    $18 Million worcester ice center wins James D.P. Farrell award for Brownfields Project of the Year  Westfield, Massachusetts – July 19, 2018–TheEnvironmental Business Council of New England (EBCNE) recognized the new $18 million Worcester Ice Center with the James D.P. Farrell Award for Brownfields Project of the Year during its annual meeting and celebration on June 27. The event, which took ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, July 17, 2018
    Contact: Dana Carnegie, Communications Mgr., Girl Scouts of Central & Western Massachusetts Phone: 413-584-2602, x 7122 E-mail: dcarnegie@gscwm.orgwww.gscwm.org 413-584-2602  For Immediate Release: July 17, 2018    “ToGetHerThere Awards” Girl Scouts Honoring Local Girl Leadership Champions CALL FOR NOMINATIONS  Nomination Deadline – September 1, 2018   Do you know a champion for the next ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
    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: Community, Education, Human Interest, 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