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    Friday, August 17, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER CELEBRATES 125 YEARS WITH ANNIVERSARY GALA HOLYOKE, MA – August 16, 2018 – Holyoke Medical Center will celebrate 125 years with an Anniversary Gala on September 16, 2018, at the Log Cabin in Holyoke.  “A century and a quarter ago, visionary leaders recognized the need for a hospital to serve the people of Holyoke and the surrounding communities. ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 14, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER WELCOMES TWO NEW FAMILY MEDICINE PROVIDERS HOLYOKE, MA – August 14, 2018 – Holyoke Medical Center affiliate Western Mass Physician Associates has recently opened a new Family Medicine practice with the addition of two new providers: Katherine Jarrell, M.D. and Cheryl Gorton, DNP, FNP-BC, CNP. The office is located at 10 Hospital Drive, Suite 104 in ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, August 13, 2018
    For Immediate Release   KING WARD COACH LINES CHOSEN AS LINE RUN CARRIER TO MGM SPRINGFIELD  Chicopee, MA (August 13, 2018) – King Ward Coach Lines is proud to be chosen as a line run provider to MGM Springfield. Service will be provided from Western MA (including Franklin and Berkshire Counties), Central Mass (Worcester), Southern VT and the Greater Hartford CT area. Riders will enjoy the ...read more
    Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
    Wednesday, August 08, 2018
    PRESS RELEASEFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  CHICOPEE SIGNS DISPOSAL AGREEMENT FOR TRASH REMOVAL UPON CLOSURE OF CHICOPEE LANDFILL CHICOPEE – Mayor Richard J. Kos announced today that the City has signed a Disposal Agreement with F.P. McNamara Rubbish Removal, Inc. This Disposal Agreement will go into effect upon closure of the Chicopee Landfill on December 29, 2018. It is important to note that this ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, August 06, 2018
     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Holyoke Medical Center Expands Services in Chicopee   HOLYOKE – August 6, 2018 — Holyoke Medical Center has expanded services to a brand new facility on Memorial Drive in Chicopee for primary and specialty physician services, lab draw, x-ray, ultrasound, and CORE physical therapy.     “The new Chicopee site speaks to our continued efforts and commitment to ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, August 02, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER OPENS COMPREHENSIVE CARE CENTER TO ADDRESS OPIOID DEPENDENCEHOLYOKE, MA – August 2, 2018 – Holyoke Medical Center has recently opened the Comprehensive Care Center to address opioid dependence. This program provides comprehensive, confidential treatment options for people looking to quit prescription painkillers, heroin, and other opioids. ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, August 01, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   DESAI SELECTED AS MASSACHUSETTS EMERGENCY NURSE ASSOCIATION DELEGATE   HOLYOKE – August 1, 2018 —Holyoke Medical Center’s Chief Nursing Officer, Colleen Desai, MBA, MSN, RN, CEN, has been selected by the Massachusetts Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) to be a Delegate at the 2018 ENA General Assembly. The ENA is the premier professional nursing association dedicated ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, July 31, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   BOARD CERTIFIED BARIATRIC SURGEON DR. URSULA McMILLIAN JOINS HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER   HOLYOKE, MA — July 31, 2018 — Dr. Ursula McMillian, a board-certified surgeon, has joined Holyoke Medical Center. Specializing in bariatric and general surgery, Dr. McMillian is the newest provider in the HMC Weight Management Program.  “I am excited to be joining the innovative ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, July 27, 2018
    PRESS RELEASE   WEST NILE VIRUS CONFIRMED IN MOSQUITO SPECIMENS IN CHICOPEE  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 27, 2018 CHICOPEE – The Massachusetts Department of Public (MDPH) has announced that West Nile Virus (WNV) has been detected in mosquito specimens collected in Chicopee, Massachusetts. In 2017, 5,496 samples were positive. Chicopee had one positive mosquito sample identified in 2017. WNV ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, July 26, 2018
    PRESS RELEASETHE CITY OF CHICOPEE RELEASES TWO (2) REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS SOLICITING DEVELOPMENT PROPOSALS FOR ADULT USE MARIJUANA ESTABLISHMENTS AND MEDICAL MARIJUANA TREATMENT CENTERS WITHIN THE CITYFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECHICOPEE – Today, July 26, 2018 the City of Chicopee, through its Purchasing Department, has released two (2) Requests for Proposals (RFPs) soliciting development proposals for ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, July 26, 2018
      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                              July 24, 2018                                                                                        Roca Celebrates Holyoke Site OpeningNew Site Will Serve High-Risk Young Men and Women in Community   Holyoke, MA—July 24, 2018—Roca, Inc., the non-profit dedicated to changing the lives of high-risk young men, celebrated the opening of its ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, July 26, 2018
    MEDIA RELEASE  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 27, 2018  Mercedes-Benz of Springfield Gives Away Another Mercedes-BenzAmateur Golfer From Agawam Wins At Local Golf Tournament  Chicopee, MA, July 27, 2018– Mercedes-Benz of Springfield is proud to announce the winner of a brand new Mercedes-Benz to William Morrissey of Agawam at the LETR Celebrity Golf Classic Tournament benefitting Special ...read more
    Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Media Release
    Wednesday, July 25, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 25, 2018 RIVER VALLEY COUNSELING CENTER ANNOUNCES THE 3rd ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT TO BENEFIT MENTAL HEALTH AND OTHER ESSENTIAL SUPPORTIVE SERVICESFriday, September 14, 2018, at East Mountain Country Club, 1458 East Mountain Road, Westfield, MA.  HOLYOKE-July 25, 2018-River Valley Counseling Center (RVCC) will hold its 3rd Annual Golf Tournament fundraiser on Friday, ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 25, 2018
    PRESS RELEASEFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 24, 2018    MAYOR RICHARD J. KOS ISSUES STATEMENT ON CHIEF JEBBCHICOPEE – Mayor Richard J. Kos has issued the following the statement in regards to Police Chief William Jebb: “I’ve visited with Chief Jebb and his family, he is in good spirits and his condition is improving each day. I would like to thank the community for their overwhelming support for ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, July 24, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   HMC Director Joins Expert Panel to Improve Patient Safety in Emergency Medicine   HOLYOKE, MA — July 24, 2018 — Holyoke Medical Center Director of Emergency Services, Kelly F. Marcroft, RN, MSN, CEN, has been selected to join an expert panel to improve patient safety in emergency medicine. The panel was convened by the Betsy Lehman Center for Patient Safety, a ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, July 24, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     BusinessWest Now Accepting Nominations for Inaugural Women of Impact Awards   SPRINGFIELD -  BusinessWest, the business journal of western Mass., decided recently, after much consideration, to launch a new recognition program to honor a specific segment of the local population. Women.  More specifically, women making an impact in and on this region. Hence, “Women ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, July 23, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF KATHY ANDERSON AS DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY BENEFITS   HOLYOKE, MA — July 23, 2018 — Holyoke Medical Center has announced the appointment of Kathleen Anderson as the hospital’s Director of Community Benefits.  “We are thrilled to welcome Kathy to the Holyoke Medical Center team. She is an accomplished professional with ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest