1. Articles mentioning both William Ward and Springfield

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    1. Springfield's A.G. Miller continues proud century-old tradition of metal fabricating, but needs help getting trained staff

      Springfield's A.G. Miller continues proud century-old tradition of metal fabricating, but needs help getting trained staff
      ...eld Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Jeffrey Ciuffreda, president of the Affiliated Chambers of Commerce of Greater Springfield. J. William Ward, president and CEO of the Regional Employment Board of Hampden County, said his ...
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    2. UMass plan for Springfield to be unveiled in about a month, university president Robert Caret says

      UMass plan for Springfield to be unveiled in about a month, university president Robert Caret says
      ...ravel, especially if they have to work full time or have family responsibilities here in Springfield, said J. William Ward , president and CEO of the Regional Employment Board of Hampden County. "If someone is in Spring...
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    3. Western Massachusetts job training programs get a boost; Community Works provides apprenticeships for building trades | masslive

      Western Massachusetts job training programs get a boost; Community Works provides apprenticeships for building trades | masslive
      ...dea is to train people for employment in call centers, handling incoming calls for customer services, said J. William Ward, president and CEO of the Regional Employment Board of Hampden County. It's a growing industry. A...
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    4. Pioneer Valley youth need summer jobs, and experience that goes with them, career center director says at jobs campaign kickoff

      Pioneer Valley youth need summer jobs, and experience that goes with them, career center director says at jobs campaign kickoff
      ... Westfield. Last year, The Regional Employment Board provided about 950 jobs but received 6,000 applications. SPRINGFIELD — A decade or so ago, about half of all teens worked at least part-time. Today it's about 25 or 26...
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    5. Community College Casino Careers Training Institute inks deal with potential casino operators to train Western Massachusetts gaming workers

      Community College Casino Careers Training Institute inks deal with potential casino operators to train Western Massachusetts gaming workers
      ...their GED now. if their English skills are not good, they need to take English as a second language training. SPRINGFIELD - No matter which of the competing developers end up building a casino in Western Massachusetts, t...
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    6. Springfield's AIC gets federal grant to help nursing students pay for their education

      Springfield's AIC gets federal grant to help nursing students pay for their education
      ...nearing retirement, she said. As those baby boomer nurses retire, employers will need to hire new workers. J. William Ward, executive director of the Regional Employment Board of Hampden County, said there are estimates ...
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    7. H-1B visas rare in the Pioneer Valley, but are used to fund job training | masslive.com#incart_river_default

      H-1B visas rare in the Pioneer Valley, but are used to fund job training | masslive.com#incart_river_default
      ...vantage of the American Competitiveness and Workforce Improvement Act funded by the visa requests, Ruiz said. SPRINGFIELD – Foreign-born workers with sought-after and highly technical skills hoping to take jobs in the Pi...
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    8. Springfield Technical Community College and Holyoke Communtiy College join forces for worker training | masslive.com

      Springfield Technical Community College and Holyoke Communtiy College join forces for worker training | masslive.com
      ...G Republican file photoGarvey Hall is the administration building at Springfield Technical Community College. SPRINGFIELDSpringfield Technical Community College and Holyoke Community College have combined their corpor...
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    9. Hampden County to get $5.1 million in federal stimulus funds to provide job training, support for laid-off workers

      Hampden County to get $5.1 million in federal stimulus funds to provide job training, support for laid-off workers
      ...yment opportunities for youths, and for year-round services for low-income youths, said Executive Director J. William Ward. The board works with community-based organizations in providing services, he said. The funds wil...
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  2. Organizations in the News

    1. (14 articles) Regional Employment Board of Hampden County Inc.
    2. (7 articles) Springfield Technical Community College
    3. (6 articles) Holyoke Community College
    4. (5 articles) University of Massachusetts
    5. (3 articles) Franklin Hampshire Regional Employment Board
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  3. Government Officials in the News

    1. (1 articles) Governor Deval L. Patrick
    2. (1 articles) Domenic J. Sarno
    3. (1 articles) Congressman Richard E. Neal
  4. Western Mass Cities in the News

    1. (14 articles) Holyoke
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    3. (4 articles) Chicopee
    4. (3 articles) Westfield
    5. (2 articles) Northampton
    6. (2 articles) Greenfield
    7. (1 articles) Palmer
    8. (1 articles) West Springfield
  5. Western Mass EDC Staff Members in the News

    1. (1 articles) Jeff Ciuffreda
  6. Companies in the News

    1. (3 articles) The Republican
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    6. (1 articles) United Bank
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    10. (1 articles) Hampden Bank
    11. (1 articles) Western Massachusetts Electric Company
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  7. Business Leaders in the News

    1. (1 articles) Robert Caret
    2. (1 articles) Allan W. Blair
    3. (1 articles) Rick Lord
  8. Western Mass EDC Board of Directors in the News

    1. (2 articles) William F. Messner
    2. (1 articles) Dr. Robert C. Holub