1. Articles in category: Education

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    1. More than 100 health care graduates are honored at Springfield Technical Community College

      Explore masslive.com (May 20 2009)

      The pinning ceremony represents the transformation from student to health care professional. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield Technical Community College   MassMutual Center   Springfield

    2. MassMutual Financial Group lays off 58 employees from retirement income business

      Explore masslive.com (May 20 2009)

      The $500 billion company has laid off 176 workers this spring (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   MassMutual   Springfield   Holyoke

    3. Holyoke Medical Center wins preliminary approval to build 4-story medical office building

      Explore masslive.com (May 20 2009)

      The center currently employs more than 1,300 people. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Holyoke Medical Center   Holyoke

    4. Better Business Bureau office in Chicopee to close, consolidate operations in Worcester

      Explore masslive.com (May 19 2009)

      Better Business Bureau office in Chicopee to close, consolidate operations in Worcester Springfield and Worcester had separate Better Business Bureaus until they merged in 1999. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   West Springfield   Springfield   Chicopee

    5. Market Show and Sec. of Housing & Economic Development bring good news

      Explore The Reminder Online (May 19 2009)

      Market Show and Sec. of Housing & Economic Development bring good news SPRINGFIELD There was good news and sort of good news at this year's Business Market Show. The definite good news is that more businesses had more booths this year at the annual event that showcases businesses from Western Massachusetts and their goods and services. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   MassMutual Center   Russell Denver

    6. Organizations to offer enticement to encourage people to buy homes in Springfield

      Explore masslive.com (May 19 2009)

      'Buy Springfield Now' is modeled after a similar program being offered in Worcester. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Domenic J. Sarno   MassMutual   Baystate Health

    7. Study says Springfield has saved millions of dollars on health care costs

      Explore masslive.com (May 18 2009)

      The city joined the state-run Group Insurance Commission in January 2007. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Michael D. Bissonnette   Springfield

    8. State oversight to continue in Springfield

      Explore masslive.com (May 18 2009)

      By MIKE PLAISANCE mplaisance@repub.com SPRINGFIELD - The state will maintain a presence in city finances even after the June 30 departure of the state-appointed Springfield Finance Control Board, councilors were told Monday. Specifically, whomever is appointed to the new... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield

    9. Country Squire furniture store in Agawam going out of business

      Explore masslive.com (May 18 2009)

      Country Squire furniture store in Agawam going out of business Its sister business, Cooper's Curtains & Gifts Country, will remain open. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   West Springfield   Springfield

    10. MA economy gets bump from gay marriage

      Explore WWLP 22 News Springfield (May 17 2009)

      A study says the over 12,000 same-sex marriages performed in Massachusetts since 2004 have pumped over $111 million into the state's economy. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst

    11. UMass reorganization narrowly approved

      Explore WWLP 22 News Springfield (May 15 2009)

      The Faculty Senate at the University of Massachusetts has narrowly approved creation of a College of Natural Sciences on the Amherst campus. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst

    12. Arts grants aid sites in WMass

      Explore masslive.com (May 14 2009)

      A state official pointed out that the money for the grants was allocated last year and is not part of the 2010 budget. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   MassDevelopment   Springfield

    13. Senate Faculty OKs College of Natural Sciences at UMass

      Explore masslive.com (May 14 2009)

      The Board of Trustees will vote on the reorganization plan next month. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst   Dr. Robert C. Holub

    14. Springfield City Council tables consideration of Mayor Sarno's proposed $529.5 million budget

      Explore masslive.com (May 13 2009)

      Springfield City Council tables consideration of Mayor Sarno's proposed $529.5 million budget The majority said voting didn't make sense with deeper state funding cuts possible. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Domenic J. Sarno   Springfield

    15. Economic development secretary tells Springfield area chamber he sees positive signs in Mass. economy

      Explore masslive.com (May 13 2009)

      Economic development secretary tells Springfield area chamber he sees positive signs in Mass. economy Gregory Bialecki said he does not expect to see any casino legislation until the fall. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   MassMutual Center   Springfield

    16. Retail project faces delay

      Explore masslive.com (May 12 2009)

      SPRINGFIELD - A proposed $45 million shopping center at the former Westinghouse Electric Corp. property in East Springfield is delayed, triggered, in part, by the poor economy. Packard Development of Newton is proposing the shopping center on the 41-acre parcel on Page Boulevard. When announced in March of 2008, the company anticipated approximately 20 stores including discount department stores, neighborhood convenience stores and two restaurants. The retail center was expected to cover 450,000 square feet, and create between 700 and 800 permanent retail jobs. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Brian M. Connors   Springfield

    17. MassMutual adding agents

      Explore The Buffalo News (May 9 2009)

      Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. is on a push to hire 2,000 more agents nationwide, including about 20 positions at its agency in Buffalo, in response to surging consumer demand for financial planning and products. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   MassMutual   Springfield

    18. The Reminder Online - McCary to build synergy between OABA, Eastern States Exposition

      Explore The Reminder Online (May 8 2009)

      WEST SPRINGFIELD -- Newly elected chair of the Outdoor Amusement Business Association (OABA) Wayne McCary, president of Eastern States Exposition, plans to build a synergy between the two industries to yield a prosperous relationship during his one-year appointment. "It's really always been a marriage [between the OABA and The Big E]," McCa... (Read Full Article)

    19. Pioneer Valley tourist industry seeking new ways to attract visitors to Western Mass.

      Explore masslive.com (May 6 2009)

      Pioneer Valley tourist industry seeking new ways to attract visitors to Western Mass. About 150 people attended a "Tourism Trends" seminar Wednesday. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Bradley International Airport   Greenfield   Basketball Hall of Fame

    20. UMass can help city of Springfield - The Republican

      Explore masslive.com (May 6 2009)

      We have long advocated for expanded involvement of UMass-Amherst in Springfield. As one of 11 Massachusetts' "gateway cities" identified by economic development officials, Springfield has seen its fortunes decline as old industries died out and new ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Baystate Health   Springfield

    21. Insurance companies are looking for workers

      Explore HeraldTribune.com (May 6 2009)

      Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. -- and other insurance players -- are looking to hire new agents in the region. "We're recruiting dozens of new agents right now and we're working hard to attract top talent," Scott Rich, vice president of field ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   MassMutual   Springfield

    22. Northampton Pride March attracts estimated 10,000

      Explore masslive.com (May 2 2009)

      Northampton Pride March attracts estimated 10,000 The 28th annual Pride March & Rally drew repeat participants and newcomers as well. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Northampton

    23. Springfield ranks high for biotech readiness - The Republican

      Explore masslive.com (May 1 2009)

      The Republican - MassLive.com, MA - (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Massachusetts Biotechnology Council   Baystate Health

    24. Community colleges tackle tech education with federal help

      Explore masshightech.com (May 1 2009)

      Community colleges tackle tech education with federal help Rapidly evolving technology, low minority and female participation, youth apathy, and the gulf between an associate’s degree and a bachelor’s are straining science, technology, engineering and math education at the community college level. Rather than buckle under, local community colleges are using funds from the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health to find new ways to solve their problems. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Springfield Technical Community College   Greenfield Community College

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