1. Articles in category: Education

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    1. Lord Jeffery Inn project in Amherst may be scaled back

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 29 2009)

      Amherst College closed the inn in November for renovations and expansion. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Amherst College   Amherst

    2. Construction to begin next month on Home Depot distribution center in Westfield

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 29 2009)

      Construction to begin next month on Home Depot distribution center in Westfield The new center is scheduled to be operational in a year. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Campanelli Companies   Westfield

    3. Officials eagerly anticipate details of computer center planned ...

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 28 2009)

      Officials eagerly anticipate details of computer center planned ...The Republican - MassLive.comCarlos Gonzalez, president of the Massachusetts Latino Chamber of Commerce in Springfield said he has received calls about the computer center from Atlanta, ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Springfield   Holyoke

    4. YWCA to add $5.5 million housing unit to campus

      Explore The Reminder Online (Jul 28 2009)

      SPRINGFIELD -- Mary Reardon Johnson, executive director of the YWCA of Western Massachusetts, said the new $5.5 million housing unit that will be built on the YWCA Clough Street campus is the second of three phases of development for the 11-acre site. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Domenic J. Sarno   Springfield

    5. A jobless rebound? Experts warn that amid recovery, employers are unlikely to hire rapidly

      Explore GazetteNET (Jul 28 2009)

      Due in part to technological advances that displace workers, jobless recoveries have been the norm for our economy since the 1970s. This means that while the market value of the nation's goods and services output rises, employment doesn't. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Associated Industries of Massachusetts   Greenfield

    6. Opinions sought on Holyoke

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 28 2009)

      The city is asking those who work and visit there what kind of businesses they want downtown. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Kathleen G. Anderson   Holyoke

    7. After 119 years, framers head West

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 27 2009)

      J.H. Miller Picture Framing Co. had been a downtown business institution since John Henry Miller started the company in 1890. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   West Springfield   Springfield

    8. Western Mass. retailers expect brisk business this week in anticipation of 25% sales tax increase next month

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 26 2009)

      Western Mass. retailers expect brisk business this week in anticipation of 25% sales tax increase next month On top of that, the governor and legislators have said there will be no sales tax holiday this year because the state can't afford it. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Westfield

    9. A year after becoming UMass-Amherst chancellor, Robert Holub wins ...

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 25 2009)

      A year after becoming UMass-Amherst chancellor, Robert Holub wins ... AMHERST -When Robert C. Holub became University of Massachusetts chancellor last August, he said he wanted to take the campus to "a higher level." "Amherst cannot be content excelling among (public universities) in New England. In my view, it should ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Springfield   Amherst

    10. Insurance agencies seeking new blood

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 23 2009)

      Frank A. Mancini, president and chief executive officer of the Massachusetts Association of Insurance Agents in Milford, still remembers asking a room full of insurance professionals if they got into the industry by accident instead of by design. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Holyoke   Easthampton

    11. Credit unions seeking expansion

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 23 2009)

      Six months ago, the Polish National Credit Union hired a business development officer. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Chicopee   Greenfield

    12. College offers start to career in business

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 23 2009)

      Springfield Technical Community College is the only community college in Western Massachusetts offering an associate of science degree in finance. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   TD Bank   Springfield Technical Community College   Springfield

    13. UMass officials to reduce $1,500 fee increase, but not by as much as originally announced

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 21 2009)

      The university budget may face more cuts if the state's economy declines further. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst

    14. Unemployment rate rises to 9.1% in Greater Springfield area

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 21 2009)

      Local job losses are highest in construction and manufacturing. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Amherst   Greenfield

    15. Smith College files suit to evict Green Street Cafe from Northampton location

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 21 2009)

      Smith College files suit to evict Green Street Cafe from Northampton location The college maintains that the owners of the cafe have not paid rent since April. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Smith College   Northampton

    16. Economy slows sales of antiques

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 20 2009)

      Hampshire/Franklin County News - MassLive.com (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Westfield

    17. Stimulus grants go to 3 cities

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 19 2009)

      BOSTON - The cities of Northampton, Springfield and Westfield will receive special one-time grants for economic development and job training through the federal stimulus law. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Domenic J. Sarno   Springfield   Northampton

    18. Region focusing on tourist dollars

      Explore telegram.com FRONTPAGE (Jul 17 2009)

      WORCESTER - Business can be fun, and fun can be serious business. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst   Chicopee

    19. 2300 more jobs lost in Mass. last month

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 16 2009)

      2300 more jobs lost in Mass. last month The Republican - MassLive.com2300 more jobs lost in Mass. last monthThe Republican - MassLive.comMassachusetts has 3.18 million jobs, according to statewide statistics released Thursday by the state Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development. ...and more » (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Springfield   Holyoke

    20. Western Mass. package store owners lament new state tax on alcohol

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 15 2009)

      Once the tax takes effect, there will be little incentive for Connecticut residents to buy liquor across the state line, merchants fear. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Northampton   Holyoke   Westfield

    21. Sale of homes jumps 52% in Pioneer Valley

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 14 2009)

      The median price increased, too, by 2.7%. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Westfield   Realtor Association of Pioneer Valley

    22. Green companies to seek state help - MassLive.com

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 13 2009)

      Springfield - MassLive.com (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Holyoke   Westfield

    23. State has $1.5 billion in federal stimulus funds

      Explore Boston.com (Jul 12 2009)

      Gov. M. Jodi Rell's office says more than $1.5 billion in federal stimulus funds have been committed to initiatives in Connecticut. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield

    24. The Western Mass EDC Congratulates the City of Holyoke

      Explore From the EDC (Jul 10 2009)

      In the wake of yesterday’s official announcement by Governor Deval Patrick, the EDC applauds the City of Holyoke and the economic development team responsible for successfully negotiating the decision to develop a new $80-$100-million high performance computer center there. EDC President and CEO A (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Holyoke   Allan W. Blair

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