News for Human Interest

Monday, December 09, 2019
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Friday, December 06, 2019
Elms College Names Deirdre Griffin, SSJ, Director of International Programs  CHICOPEE, Mass. -- College of Our Lady of the Elms announces the hiring of Deirdre Griffin, SSJ, as director of international programs. Sr. Deirdre will be responsible for supporting the college’s international students, growing traditional and faculty-led study abroad programs, and developing a vibrant community of ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, December 03, 2019
HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER WELCOMES NEW CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER, DR. SIMON AHTARIDIS HOLYOKE, MA – December 3, 2019 -- Spiros Hatiras, President and CEO of Holyoke Medical Center and Valley Health Systems, has announced Simon Ahtaridis, MD, MPH as the new Chief Medical Officer at Holyoke Medical Center. “I want to partner with staff members and find ways to support them to provide better patient ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Tuesday, December 03, 2019
_____________________________________________________________________________________YPS to Host Third Annual Santacon in Downtown Springfield _____________________________________________________________________________________ SPRINGFIELD, MA — December 3, 2019 — The Young Professional Society of Greater Springfield (YPS) will hold its third annual Santacon in downtown Springfield on December ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Monday, December 02, 2019
City of Chicopee’s Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony ScheduledFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CHICOPEE – The City of Chicopee will hold its annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, December 6, 2019 beginning at 4:30 PM until 6:30 PM. With the expectation of over 400 children and their families to the downtown area and Market Square Island, the streets of the downtown area will be closed from ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Monday, November 25, 2019
Elms College Ranked in Top 15 of Massachusetts’ Best Schools for Veterans in 2020 CHICOPEE, Mass. -- The College of Our Lady of the Elms ranks in the Top 15 percent of 2020 Best Colleges for Veterans in Massachusetts, according to data analytics company College Factual. The college is also in the Top 15 percent of colleges and universities in the company’s national rankings. In the list of Best ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, Fun Facts, Press Release
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
For Immediate Release:   The Holyoke/Chicopee Area Office of the Department of Developmental Services proudly announces its 8th Annual Art Exhibit titled “Artists in Our Midst”. The exhibit showcases the art work of fifty plus local artists supported by our office. The artwork displayed includes the mediums of; paintings, photography, jewelry, crafts, sculptures, and ceramics. The opening ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
WESTFIELD BANK JOINS WITH CUSTOMERS TO FIGHT HUNGER AS PART OF “THANKS FOR GIVING” EVENT  Westfield, MA—Westfield Bank is inviting its customers across western Massachusetts and northern Connecticut to help fight hunger in local communities as part of the “Thanks for Giving” food drive.   From Tuesday, November 12 through Friday, November 22, Westfield Bank customers are invited to stop by any ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release