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Springfield Technical Community College will recognize National Domestic Violence Awareness and Action Month with a series of on-campus events starting Monday, Oct. 16. The Be Empowered Project, a new campus initiative focused on violence prevention and counseling/advocacy services for those affected by violence, invites the public to participate in any of the schedule events, including the “Clothesline Project,” a powerful display from local survivors. STCC is working in...

Come to the Vintage Vows Wedding Expo on Sunday, Oct. 14 from 12-4 p.m. at the Old Country Banquet Facility in Enfield, CT. Tour the beautiful 100 year old historic building. Meet with a variety of the area’s top wedding professionals who can help you plan the perfect wedding! ...

 Springfield Technical Community College is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 Joseph J. Deliso, Sr. and Anthony M. Scibelli, Sr. Endowed Chair awards. Receiving the Joseph J. Deliso, Sr. Endowed Chair award: Eric Brown, professor and coordinator of the Liberal Arts Transfer program; Zahi Haddad, chair of the Engineering Science and Transfer program; and Andy Maynard, professor of Computer Information Technologies. Receiving the Anthony M. Scibelli, Sr. Endowed...

Northwest Connecticut’s Chamber of Commerce proudly presents the 13th annual WOW! Forum, a daylong professional women’s conference featuring high energy and motivational speakers who are certain to inspire, challenge and energize you! The WOW! Forum, celebrating its 13th year, will be held Friday, October 6, 2017 at The Warner Theatre’s Carole & Ray Neag Performing Arts Center in downtown Torrington. The theme for this year’s WOW! Forum is “The Beauty of Business”...

Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts Returns to Cheshire for Regional Walk & Roll   (BIA-MA) is pleased to announce the return of its annual Walk & Roll fundraiser events. This year, BIA-MA kicks off their season with a return to the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail in Cheshire, MA on Saturday, September 9 starting at 9:30am.   Participants throughout western Massachusetts are encouraged to attend as BIA-MA returns to the same venue as last year’s event. Residents...

Peter Pan Bus Lines and Greyhound value you as a customer. That is why we want you to be among the first to know about an important announcement. Effective September 27, 2017, Peter Pan Bus Lines and Greyhound will operate as independent companies, with separate ticket counters at each location that we serve. We also will no longer sell each other’s tickets through our mobile apps or websites. Should you wish to travel on Peter Pan after the effective date, you will have to...

Region’s Foremost Providers of Child Care, Preschool, Teen Programs, Wellness and Family Services Collaborate to Promote Family Success As families begin to make the transition from summer vacation to back-to-school season, Square One and the YMCA of Greater Springfield are teaming up to better inform families of all the opportunities available to support them for the upcoming school year. Both agencies are accepting new and returning families in all programs for children...

Edward Zemba, President of Unify Against Bullying, has announced that Christine Maiwald of Agawam has been named executive director of Unify Against Bullying. Maiwald, who assumes the position immediately, had been a member of the Unify Board of Directors for the past two years. “Chris brought a tremendous amount of passion, energy and heart to Unify the first day she became involved. To have her fill the position of Executive Director represents a transformative step forward...

Aug 23 2017
by Denny |
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  The board of directors of the Springfield Regional Chamber (SRC) has elected its officers to lead the organization: Tricia Canavan as chair, Mark A. French as vice chair, Barbara-Jean Deloria, as treasurer and David A. Parke, Esq. as secretary. Canavan is president of United Personnel. She most recently served as its vice chair.  A member of the boards of directors of the Affiliated Chambers of Commerce of Greater Springfield and the Springfield Chamber of Commerce prior...

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