1. About Amherst

    Amherst

    Amherst is a town in Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States in the Connecticut River valley. As of the 2000 census, the population was 34,874. The town is home to Amherst College, Hampshire College, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst, three of the Five Colleges. The name of the town is correctly pronounced without the h ("AM-erst"), unlike some other towns of the same name.

    The communities of Amherst Center, North Amherst, and South Amherst are census-designated places.

    Amherst is part of the Springfield, Massachusetts Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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    1. This fits in perfectly with the mission of UMass Amherst.
      In Pilot Qteros biofuels plant in Springfield may have future creating ethanol microbes - MassLive.com
    2. We've really grown with Springfield, and we have the branch offices in Westfield and in Northampton and Amherst now.
      In STCC honors 6 businesses with induction into Western Massachusetts Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame
    3. Judge said the city will host its third developers' conference on Oct. 27 at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Another centerpiece will be the University of Massachusetts at Amherst's Clean Energy Connections third annual conference and opportunity fair set for Oct. 20 at the MassMutual Center. "The city is working so hard to create programs and images and perceptions that Springfield is a city on the move, Michel said.
      In Conference set on innovation
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    2. Springfield considers 9 architects vying for East Forest Park branch library feasibility study

      Explore masslive.com (Mar 12 2015)

      Springfield considers 9 architects vying for East Forest Park branch library feasibility study ...-On-Dudson, N.Y. Also: Jablonski DeVriese Architects, Inc., of Springfield; Kuhn Riddle Architects, Inc., of Amherst; LLB Architects, of Pawtucket, R.I.; Johnson Roberts Associates Inc., of Somerville; and Utile, Inc., ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Springfield   Amherst   Chicopee

    3. Holyoke offers business training for artists

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      Holyoke offers business training for artists ... of $40 a press release from the city said. The Arts Extension Service at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst is offering the training in conjunction with the Holyoke Creative Arts Center, a press release said. ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst   Holyoke

    4. Soon-to-be new owner of Amherst Brewing Co. to discuss management plan with Amherst ZBA

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      Soon-to-be new owner of Amherst Brewing Co. to discuss management plan with Amherst ZBA ...changes are substantial enough to require a new special permit." AMHERST - With plans now underway to buy the Amherst Brewing Company moving forward, Harold Tramazzo will be presenting his management plan to the Zoning B... (Read Full Article)

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    5. Community Spotlight: Amherst

      Explore BusinessWest (Feb 24 2015)

      Community Spotlight: Amherst ...strengthen its relationships with UMass Amherst, Amherst College, and Hampshire College. Community Spotlight: Amherst Kathleen Mitchell on February 24, 2015 in Community Spotlight In Amherst, Public, Private Investme... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst College   Hampshire College

    6. Bread & Butter opens Tuesday in Mill District in North Amherst | masslive

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      Bread & Butter opens Tuesday in Mill District in North Amherst | masslive ...Trolley Barn in North Amherst. The Lift, an Easthampton based hair salon, opened earlier this year next door. AMHERST - It took little longer for Brian Knox to shed his work shirts for his chef's jacket, but Bread & Butt... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Amherst   Greenfield   Holyoke

    7. West Springfield seeks state help with Front Street Mill redevelopment process

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      West Springfield seeks state help with Front Street Mill redevelopment process ...power canal would be targeted in the plan to make the mostly vacant property flourish. Consultants with UMass Amherst have suggested mixed-use business and residential properties, beautification and more opportunities fo... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   West Springfield   Springfield

    8. The Business Journals has ranked UMass 48th out of 484 public colleges

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      The Business Journals has ranked UMass 48th out of 484 public colleges ...iness issues in a number of cities, ranked 484 public colleges nationwide. A description of the effort reads: AMHERST - A list of 2015 public college rankings published by The Business Journals ranked the University of M... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   University of Connecticut   Westfield State University

    9. Massachusetts hospitality industry hopes to build on last year's successes in 2015: Guest viewpoint | masslive

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      Massachusetts hospitality industry hopes to build on last year's successes in 2015: Guest viewpoint | masslive ... we will host an exciting ProStart cooking and management competition. In years past, vocational schools from Amherst, Northampton and Holyoke have all competed. Don't forget to attend the New England Food Show from Mar... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Springfield   Amherst

    10. Amherst to see new 36-unit Kendrick Place apartment complex open in 2015

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      Amherst to see new 36-unit Kendrick Place apartment complex open in 2015 ...the University of Massachusetts and the town center. AMHERST — By the start of the next school year, downtown Amherst will see 36 new apartments come on line with the potential for up to 104 people living in the downtown... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst

    11. UMass Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy cites progress on campus since his arrival in June 2012

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      UMass Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy cites progress on campus since his arrival in June 2012 ...he glass as half full. He talked for about 10 minutes and would have answered questions but no one asked any. AMHERST - University or Massachusetts Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy provided a kind of state of the state repor... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Governor Deval L. Patrick   University of Massachusetts   Amherst

    12. Springfield resident Victor Woolridge named as new UMass Board of Trustees chairman

      Explore masslive.com (Jan 26 2015)

      Springfield resident Victor Woolridge named as new UMass Board of Trustees chairman ...ee on Administration and Finance since 2011. His term on the board expires in 2019. He is a graduate of UMass-Amherst with a bachelor of arts degree in legal studies. As the chairman, one of his Woolridge's first respon... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Springfield   Amherst

    13. Want to finish college? UMass 'University Without Walls' offers undergraduate degrees, takes life experience into account

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      Want to finish college? UMass 'University Without Walls' offers undergraduate degrees, takes life experience into account ...nity to earn their UMass Amherst degree 100 percent online, or blended by taking classes in Springfield or in Amherst. Our students can design their own degree concentration in many different academic areas," he said. "V... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Springfield Technical Community College   Springfield

    14. UMass Five College Credit Union opens branch at Mercy Medical Center in Springfield | masslive

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      UMass Five College Credit Union opens branch at Mercy Medical Center in Springfield | masslive ...System and other select employee groups. Prior to the merger, UMassFive had branches in Hadley, Northampton, Amherst and Worcester, with more than $385 million in assets. ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Springfield   Amherst

    15. American River Nutrition Begins Construction in Hadley

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      American River Nutrition Begins Construction in Hadley ...Westmass Area Development Corp. announced that American River Nutrition, founded by former UMass Amherst Professor of Food Science and Nutrition Barrie Tan, has begun construction of a 25,000-square-foot office... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   University of Massachusetts   Amherst   Westmass Area Development Corp.

    16. Community Spotlight: Holyoke | BusinessWest

      Explore BusinessWest (Jan 15 2015)

      Community Spotlight: Holyoke | BusinessWest ...and have invited people in town as well as restaurant operators from places that include Worcester, Hartford, Amherst, and Pittsfield.” Plans have also been made to address the former Parsons Paper Co. site, which has ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Holyoke Community College   Northeast Utilities   Greater Holyoke Chamber of Commerce

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