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    2. Chicopee laser company, 2 Springfield colleges to create research and education facility with $2.5 million state grant

      Chicopee laser company, 2 Springfield colleges to create research and education facility with $2.5 million state grant
      ...cusing their studies in that discipline, Magotra said. Ideally, the project should allow students studying at Springfield Technical Community College, those at Western New England and company officials to work together s...
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    3. State Sen. Eric Lesser, Dress for Success Team Up for Virtual Forum on Digital Divide

      State Sen. Eric Lesser, Dress for Success Team Up for Virtual Forum on Digital Divide
      On Thursday, Oct. 22, state Sen. Eric Lesser and Dress for Success will host a virtual forum on the digital divide, which will cover the impacts on remote learning, telehealth, employment, and more. The event will include stakeholders from across the region and will focus on how the pandemic has exposed the digital divide in the Commonwealth in Western Mass. in particular.
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    4. Excel Dryer Renews Support for Square One’s Adopt-a-Classroom Initiative

      Excel Dryer Renews Support for Square One’s Adopt-a-Classroom Initiative
      For the fourth consecutive year, Excel Dryer has committed an annual gift of $5,000 to support Square Ones Adopt-a-Classroom initiative. The gift comes at a critical time as Square One recently expanded its early-education program to include full-day remote learning support for children in kindergarten through grade 5, in addition to its traditional preschool classrooms and family childcare offerings. The funds will be used to offset expenses associated with ...
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    5. Darcy Young Appointed to Executive Committee of the Children’s Study Home

      Darcy Young Appointed to Executive Committee of the Children’s Study Home
      The Childrens Study Home recently appointed board of directors member Darcy (Fortune) Young to its executive committee. Young has been a member of the board since 2018, serving on the communications committee. She has consulted on everything from fundraising to digital marketing and, most recently, was part of the board effort to transition to a new executive director for the 155-year old agency. One of her first acts as a ...
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  2. About Springfield

    Springfield

    Springfield is the largest city on the Connecticut River, and the seat of Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States.

    In the 2000 census, the city population was 154,082. It is the third largest city in Massachusetts and fourth largest in New England (behind Boston, Worcester, and Providence). Springfield holds two nicknames — The City of Homes and The City of Firsts.


    Historically the first Springfield in the United States, it is also the largest city in Western Massachusetts and the Pioneer Valley.

    Springfield is notable as birthplace of Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, as well as the city in which James Naismith invented basketball. It is home to the Basketball Hall of Fame and the Springfield Falcons AHL hockey team. It also holds the western world's largest collection of Chinese cloisonné at the G.W. Vincent Smith Art Museum.

    The Springfield Metropolitan Statistical Area consists of three counties - Hampden, Hampshire, and Franklin. As of the 2000 census, the Springfield MSA had a population of 680,014 (though a July 1, 2007 estimate placed the population at 682,657).[2] It is also part of a larger metropolitan area known as the Northeast megalopolis.

    In an economic and cultural partnership with Hartford, Connecticut, the Springfield-Hartford region constitutes New England's Knowledge Corridor - the second-largest concentration of institutions of higher learning in New England, after Greater Boston.

  3. Quotes about Springfield

    1. We always have focused on Springfield.
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    2. This is something we'd very much like to see prosper in Springfield.
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    3. We believe this is a great opportunity not only for the country, but for Springfield.
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