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    Wednesday, April 08, 2020
    CHICOPEE MAYOR JOHN L. VIEAU TO HOLD PRESS ADVISORY AT 5:30 P.M. IN THE CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 274 FRONT STREET, CHICOPEE [MEDIAACCESSONLY] MEDIA ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, April 8, 2020 Contact: Bobbi Mabb, Communications & Special Projects Manager (413) 594-1506, bmabb@chicopeema.gov Who: Mayor John L. Vieau and other members of City Departments What: Latest update of COVID-19 ...read more
    Monday, April 06, 2020
    For Immediate Release Lorraine’s Asks the Community to Help Lorraine’s Soup Kitchen & Pantry needs your help! Families across Chicopee are struggling with not only the emotional and physical aspects of the COVID19 pandemic, but also the financial. Lorraine’s Soup Kitchen and Pantry is doing our best to meet the needs of families…and we expect that need to grow as these difficult times continue ...read more
    Thursday, April 02, 2020
    CHICOPEE MAYOR VIEAU EXTENDS ‘NON-ESSENTIAL BUSINESS’ CLOSURE DEADLINE CHICOPEE – In accordance with Governor Baker’s extension of his March 23, 2020 order, Mayor John L. Vieau ordered all Chicopee businesses and organizations that do not provide “COVID-19 Essential Services” to continue to keep their physical workplaces and facilities closed to workers, customers and the public until May 4, 2020. ...read more
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    CHICOPEE MAYOR VIEAU REALLOCATES FUNDS TO CREATE AN EMERGENCY BUSINESS ASSISTANCE FUND CHICOPEE – On Wednesday, March 25, 2020, Mayor John L. Vieau has reallocated $150,000 in federal Community Development Block Grant funds to create an Emergency Business Assistance Fund. The Emergency fund is designed to provide immediate short-term operating assistance to Chicopee small businesses impacted by ...read more
    Friday, March 20, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECONTACT: Rebecca MacGregor, 413-534-2532 HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER INCREASES TELEHEALTH CAPABILITIES HOLYOKE, MA – March 20, 2020 – Valley Health Systems entities, including Holyoke Medical Center, Holyoke Medical Group and River Valley Counseling Center, have expanded telehealth capabilities in response to the current restrictions in place due to the spread of ...read more
    Tuesday, March 17, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 16, 2020 CONTACT Sarah Finlawsarah.finlaw@state.ma.us          Baker-Polito Administration Announces $10 Million Small Business Recovery Loan Fund Small businesses impacted by COVID-19 will have access to capital assistance   BOSTON – Today, the Baker-Polito Administration announced economic support for small businesses with a $10 million loan fund to ...read more
    Friday, March 13, 2020
    SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus • The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Upon a request received from a state’s or territory’s Governor, SBA will issue under its own ...read more
    Wednesday, March 11, 2020
    CONTACT: Rebecca MacGregor, 413-534-2532 VISITATION RESTRICTED AT HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER HOLYOKE, MA – March 10, 2020 –In light of the exponential spread of COVID-19 infections nationally and internationally as well as reported cases in Massachusetts, Holyoke Medical Center is taking measures to minimize traffic and potential exposure in our hospital in order to reduce the risk to our patients ...read more
    Tuesday, March 10, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Angela  Callahan, (413) 841-3546, callahan_angela@holyokehealth.com   RIVER VALLEY COUNSELING CENTER HELD TRAINING ON SUICIDAL BEHAVIOR AND PREVENTION   March 6, 2020, Holyoke, MA-River Valley Counseling Center (RVCC) held a training entitled “Understanding, Assessing, Managing, and Preventing Suicidal Behavior” at Holyoke High School’s North Campus on March ...read more