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    1. Springfield Technical Community College engineering camp gives incoming Sci-Tech students a head start

      Springfield Technical Community College engineering camp gives incoming Sci-Tech students a head start
      “I think it stimulates an interest,” said Gary Janulewicz, a teacher at the high school’s engineering academy and a summer program instructor. He said the program helps introduce students to “things that many of them have not had experience in in the past.”
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    2. Friendly Ice Cream Corp. celebrates 75th anniversary at Wilbraham headquarters

      Friendly Ice Cream Corp. celebrates 75th anniversary at Wilbraham headquarters
      Ned R. Lidvall, the current CEO of Friendly’s Ice Cream Corp., said the actual anniversary was July 17. At the end of that first day, the Blake brothers had $27.60 in the till, a sum Lidvall said was only impressive when you figure out that they did it by selling 552 ice cream cones at a nickel each.
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    3. WiredWest works on 'last mile' for broadband access to Hilltowns, WMass

      WiredWest works on 'last mile' for broadband access to Hilltowns, WMass
      Massachusetts received $45.5 million in federal stimulus funds to expand broadband access across the western part of the state. Using that money, the MassBroadband 123 Initiative will build a high-capacity, fiber-optic network in the center of each of the 123 unconnected and underconnected communities
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    4. Springfield Union Station redevelopment plans moving forward

      Springfield Union Station redevelopment plans moving forward
      U.S. Rep. Richard E. Neal, D-Springfield, a long-time, strong advocate of the Union Station project, said he is focused on moving the development forward. With a new federal courthouse in place and a State Street corridor improvement project nearly completed; as well as a new, federally funded data center being built at the Technical High School site, “now we want to get Union Station up and running,” Neal said.
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    5. In Westfield, Massachusetts Secretary of Housing and Economic Development Gregory Bialecki says Elm Street projects fit perfectly state economic strategies

      In Westfield, Massachusetts Secretary of Housing and Economic Development Gregory Bialecki says Elm Street projects fit perfectly state economic strategies
      By creating construction jobs rehabbing run-down downtown properties, the Domus Inc. projects on Elm Street fit perfectly with the state’s economic development strategy, state Secretary of Housing and Economic Development Gregory P. Bialecki said.
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    6. Chicopee City Council considers city building renovation priorities

      Chicopee City Council considers city building renovation priorities
      Included in the list is renovating the public works garage which is estimated to cost between $12 million and $20 million, expanding the public safety complex at a cost of between $18 million and $20 million, building a new senior center for about $8 million and converting the former Chicopee High School into a middle school for about $15 million.
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    7. EDC Banking Sector Roundtable

      The EDC met with several bankers from the region, hosted by Dale Janes from Nuvo Bank, in a continuation of our Industry Sector series. The bankers expressed concern about the continued softness in the commercial real estate sector, which they expect to remain depressed until unemployment rebounds.
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