1. Articles mentioning both Palmer and Holyoke

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    1. Federal study outlines proposed $1.2 billion expansion of passenger rail in Northeast with...

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 20 2016)

      Federal study outlines proposed $1.2 billion expansion of passenger rail in Northeast with... ...nclude an estimated 50,000 passengers in Springfield, 16,300 in Holyoke, 12,500 in Northampton, and 10,000 in Palmer in this region. It would trigger an estimated 151,300 new passengers in Boston and 52,000 in Worcester,... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Pioneer Valley Planning Commission   Palmer   Springfield

    2. Palmer and Holyoke honored for 100% renewable energy commitment | masslive.com

      Explore masslive.com (Jul 20 2016)

      Palmer and Holyoke honored for 100% renewable energy commitment | masslive.com ... Ben Hillerstein, director of the Environment Massachusetts Research Policy Center, during a recent visit to Holyoke. Hillerstein is touring the state to honor municipalities that have made strides in adopting clean ene... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Palmer   Holyoke

    3. HCC, STCC Create a Culture of Cooperation, Collaboration

      Explore BusinessWest (Mar 25 2016)

      HCC, STCC Create a Culture of Cooperation, Collaboration ...Someone referred to the ‘enemy,’” he recalled. “I said, ‘what enemy? Do you mean Holyoke?’ And he said, ‘yes, Holyoke.’ I was really taken aback by that, and said, ‘they’re not the enemy.’” Rubenzahl believes that aforem... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Holyoke Community College   Springfield Technical Community College

    4. Region States Its Case for Expanded Rail

      Explore BusinessWest (Feb 23 2016)

      Region States Its Case for Expanded Rail ... expanded rail service becomes reality, this region, and especially cities like Springfield, Northampton, and Holyoke, could benefit from what he called “re-urbanizing,” a reverse of what occurred 40 years ago, when peop... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Domenic J. Sarno   Smith College   Pioneer Valley Planning Commission

    5. Ware Aims to Revitalize Town, Promote Growth

      Explore BusinessWest (Dec 29 2015)

      Ware Aims to Revitalize Town, Promote Growth ...oag Valley Community Development Corp., Ware Business & Civic Assoc., Behavioral Health Network, Citizens for Palmer Rail Stop, and two regional planning commissions have banded together to improve and add to public tran... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Holyoke Community College   Springfield Technical Community College   Greenfield Community College

    6. YWCA of Western Massachusetts leader leaves abused women legacy of empowerment

      Explore masslive.com (Oct 27 2015)

      YWCA of Western Massachusetts leader leaves abused women legacy of empowerment ...yoke and has support services in several other communities including Northampton, Huntington, Belchertown and Palmer. "We worked to be worthy of that," said Johnson of the organization's expansion. "We are not just Cloug... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Connecticut   Palmer   Springfield

    7. Preliminary proposals for new charter schools in Holyoke, Springfield and Quabog Valley approved by state

      Explore masslive.com (Sep 23 2015)

      Preliminary proposals for new charter schools in Holyoke, Springfield and Quabog Valley approved by state ...hool for students in Holyoke, Westfield and Agawam. It would be called the Hampden Charter School of Science Holyoke. New proposals for charter schools in Springfield, Holyoke and the Quabog Valley have been approved by... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   West Springfield   Palmer   Springfield

    8. Holyoke Water Works to update Councilors about $3.2 million facility, other issues

      Explore masslive.com (Aug 6 2015)

      Holyoke Water Works to update Councilors about $3.2 million facility, other issues ...according to the Holyoke Water Works page on the city website. That page is accessible on the city website of holyoke.org by clicking on "Holyoke Water Works" under City Departments, clicking "Rates and Charges" in the M... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Palmer   Springfield   Amherst

    9. 4 charter schools proposed for Springfield, Chicopee, Holyoke, Palmer area towns

      Explore masslive.com (Aug 4 2015)

      4 charter schools proposed for Springfield, Chicopee, Holyoke, Palmer area towns ...ool. The Hampden Charter School of Science in Chicopee has filed a letter of intent to open another school in Holyoke. Along with the requests to open new schools, 19 existing charter schools applied to expand student en... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Palmer   Springfield   Chicopee

    10. Willimansett bridge reopens to Holyoke-Chicopee traffic after $26.5 million renovation

      Explore masslive.com (Jun 11 2015)

      Willimansett bridge reopens to Holyoke-Chicopee traffic after $26.5 million renovation ...ume sooner than if rebidding had to be done, officials said. HOLYOKE -- The Willimansett Bridge between South Holyoke and Chicopee reopened to vehicle traffic Thursday after a four-year, $26.5 million renovation. "This i... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Palmer   Chicopee   Holyoke

    11. Noble Hospital-Baystate Health proposed affiliation looks to keep Noble operational

      Explore masslive.com (Mar 5 2015)

      Noble Hospital-Baystate Health proposed affiliation looks to keep Noble operational ...resent the nurses "under any new arrangement and with that they retain their current contract and benefits." Holyoke Medical Center remains the only unaffiliated community hospital in the area. It is a member of the 17-... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Palmer   Baystate Health   Holyoke Medical Center

    12. 3 Chicopee construction projects to watch in 2015 | masslive

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 30 2015)

      3 Chicopee construction projects to watch in 2015 | masslive ...per: Massachusetts Department of Transportation • General contractor: Northern Construction Service, LLC., of Palmer • Number of construction jobs: TBA • Start date: August 2011 • Projected completion date: July 2015 • P... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Palmer   Springfield   Chicopee

    13. Knowledge Corridor Special: Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick, others christen Amtrak rails

      Explore masslive.com (Dec 22 2014)

      Knowledge Corridor Special: Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick, others christen Amtrak rails ...in slithered its way through the North End, crossing through Chicopee and over the river  into Holyoke. From Holyoke, the train seemed to swoop down as the tracks veered low along the river. Christmas lights reflected i... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Pioneer Valley Planning Commission   Palmer

    14. Holyoke Medical Center gets $3.9 million from state for behavioral health ER space, services | masslive

      Explore masslive.com (Nov 3 2014)

      Holyoke Medical Center gets $3.9 million from state for behavioral health ER space, services | masslive ...proved delivery of patient care in the Quaboag region. The award came with the backing of Rep, Aaron Vega, D-Holyoke, Rep. Joseph F. Wagner, D-Chicopee, Rep, John W. Scibak, D-South Hadley, and Sen. Donald F. Humason Jr... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Palmer   Holyoke Medical Center   Chicopee

    15. Springfield-to-Northfield train line to be purchased by state to restore Knowledge Corridor Rail Line

      Explore masslive.com (Aug 20 2014)

      Springfield-to-Northfield train line to be purchased by state to restore Knowledge Corridor Rail Line ...duce trip times by 25 minutes. Passenger service on the line ended in the 1980s and was rerouted southeast to Palmer, where trains reverse direction and head West to Springfield. The agreement in principal was hailed by... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   West Springfield   Palmer

    16. Rail service dream needs to become reality in time for Interstate 91 viaduct construction

      Explore masslive.com (Jun 27 2014)

      Rail service dream needs to become reality in time for Interstate 91 viaduct construction ...along the Connecticut River that runs through Holyoke, Northampton and Greenfield rather than running through Palmer and Amherst. But it will run just once a day north and once south and in the middle of the day, which w... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Pioneer Valley Planning Commission   Palmer

    17. Willimansett Bridge between Chicopee and Holyoke to be completed in July 2015; cost increased by $3 million

      Explore masslive.com (May 13 2014)

      Willimansett Bridge between Chicopee and Holyoke to be completed in July 2015; cost increased by $3 million ...state Department of Transportation has finalized an agreement to hire Northern Construction Service, LLC., of Palmer, to complete the bridge project. Northern Construction was the second-lowest bidder, but since the con... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Palmer   Chicopee   Holyoke

    18. Q&A with Transportation Secretary Richard Davey: Davey responds to your questions on the I-91 viaduct, a commuter rail in the Pioneer Valley and more

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 28 2014)

      Q&A with Transportation Secretary Richard Davey: Davey responds to your questions on the I-91 viaduct, a commuter rail in the Pioneer Valley and more ...des increased service to Boston. Anne (declined to provide last name) of Brimfield: At times, travel between Holyoke and Northampton can be a standstill and drivers do not realize it when getting on I-91. Would MassDOT ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Domenic J. Sarno   Palmer   Amtrak

    19. Western Massachusetts vocational-technical high schools partner with industry to build skills for jobs | masslive.com#incart_river#incart_river#incart_river#incart_river#incart_river

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 14 2014)

      Western Massachusetts vocational-technical high schools partner with industry to build skills for jobs | masslive.com#incart_river#incart_river#incart_river#incart_river#incart_river ...t industry needs in this area.” Thus, effort is being expended to research and study “where the jobs are” in Holyoke, in the region and in the nation, he said. That will help build related programs at the school where h... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Greenfield Community College   Palmer   Greenfield

    20. Greenfield train platform to go out to bid in project that will return Amtrak service to city

      Explore masslive.com (Feb 14 2014)

      Greenfield train platform to go out to bid in project that will return Amtrak service to city ...ith Northampton, Springfield and Holyoke, especially since the new route will eliminate the loop east through Palmer and Amherst. “It will take 25 minutes off that trip,” Verseckes said. Benjamin expects work on the pr... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Palmer   Springfield   Amherst

    21. Fast trains to Boston, New Haven, Montreal subject of Springfield meeting | masslive.com

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 24 2014)

      Fast trains to Boston, New Haven, Montreal subject of Springfield meeting | masslive.com ... station and thinks the depot could once again hum with the bustle of travelers. He knows people commute from Palmer to Boston now. "The MassPike is busy," he said. "This would be an alternative for people." Lamothe an... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Pioneer Valley Planning Commission   Palmer   Springfield

    22. MGM Resorts International details plan for Springfield casino in front of Massachusetts Gaming Commission

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 24 2014)

      MGM Resorts International details plan for Springfield casino in front of Massachusetts Gaming Commission ...lause written into the contract with MGM, the only other local municipality to negotiate the same benefit was Holyoke, under the surrounding community agreement reached with Mayor Alex Morse. Last week, 13 towns and cit... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Domenic J. Sarno   MassMutual   Mohegan Sun

    23. Talk of high-speed rail between Springfield and Boston heats up; meeting next

      Explore GazetteNET (Jan 13 2014)

      Talk of high-speed rail between Springfield and Boston heats up; meeting next .... Those plans call for a shift in the Amtrak Vermonter’s alignment, which today takes it through Amherst and Palmer before getting to Springfield, to a more direct southern route. While infrastructure work takes place ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   Pioneer Valley Planning Commission   Palmer

    24. One-stop shop: Detector Technology in Palmer looks to create 'manufacturing mall'

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 6 2014)

      One-stop shop: Detector Technology in Palmer looks to create 'manufacturing mall' ...supplier, others for design and testing and so on, including an employee fitness center.. "It'll be like the Holyoke Mall (at Ingleside)," he said. Only the customers will be Detector Technology itself and its machinis... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Palmer   Holyoke

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