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    2. ‘Forever missed’: Business and historic preservation activists mourn death of Donald Courtemanche, former leader of Springfield BID and Amherst chamber

      ‘Forever missed’: Business and historic preservation activists mourn death of Donald Courtemanche, former leader of Springfield BID and Amherst chamber
      ...r with Sears Real Estate since 2015, and was on the Board of Directors of the Springfield Preservation Trust. SPRINGFIELD — Donald Courtemanche, former executive director of the Springfield Business Improvement District,...
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    3. Leadership Pioneer Valley Partners with Tech Foundry on Program for Students

      Leadership Pioneer Valley Partners with Tech Foundry on Program for Students
      Leadership Pioneer Valley (LPV) and Tech Foundry partnered together for a leadership-development curriculum for the students participating in the 14-week IT-training program. At no cost to the students, Tech Foundry prepares a cross-section of the population to step into a sustainable career in the information-technology sector. The program provides a comprehensive computer-science curriculum that gives students the fundamental knowledge needed to work with a variety of programming languages, computer hardware ...
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    4. Meri Clark Honored for Teaching Excellence at Western New England University

      Meri Clark Honored for Teaching Excellence at Western New England University
      Meri Clark was named the recipient of the Excellence in Teaching Award at Western New England University (WNEU).Winners of the prestigious award are nominated by students, faculty, and administrators for outstanding contributions as educators and advisors. During the review process, current and former students praised Clark as somebody who possessed a brilliant teaching manner and a champion of learning and understanding. Students added that her passion for history radiated ...
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    5. PVPC Releases New Comprehensive Economic-development Strategy

      PVPC Releases New Comprehensive Economic-development Strategy
      The Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC) recently released its 2019 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) and Pioneer Valley Plan for Progress Five-year Update, a blueprint for economic development in the region. The CEDS features a description of regional economic-development conditions and sets forth goals and objectives for the future, as well as a list of projects seeking the U.S. Department of Commerces Economic Development Administration Public Works funding in ...
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    6. American International College Introduces AIConversations Tonight

      American International College Introduces AIConversations Tonight
      American International College (AIC) will launch AIConversations, a discussion series highlighting important topics featuring members of the campus community, today, May 2, at 6 p.m. in the Stinger Pub on campus. The inaugural event will feature Lina Racicot, AICs director of Graduate Psychology, who oversees the forensic psychology and clinical psychology masters-degree programs as well as the educational psychology and mental health counseling doctoral offerings for the college.
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    7. Leadership Pioneer Valley Now Accepting Applications for LEAP Class of 2020

      Leadership Pioneer Valley Now Accepting Applications for LEAP Class of 2020
      Leadership Pioneer Valley (LPV) is now accepting applications for enrollment in the LEAP class of 2020, a nine-month, regional leadership-development program that engages the Pioneer Valleys most promising emerging leaders through learning and exploration. Participants are trained in leadership skills by experts in a classroom setting. They also attend in-depth field experiences across the region where they meet with local leaders and explore the regions economy and culture. The LEAP ...
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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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