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March 15th Scholarship and Fellowship Application Deadline for Horace Smith Fund

The Horace Smith Fund, now in its 122nd year, has scholarship and fellowship money available for residents of Hampden County graduating from eligible public and private high schools.  Scholarships awards of $12,000 are distributed as $3,000 annually and renewable each year until graduation.  Fellowship awards of $15,000 are distributed as $5,000 annually and renewable for…

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Big Y Donates Over $11.5 Million in Food

In a chain-wide effort to help the less fortunate within their local communities, Big Y has donated over $11.5 million of food or a total of 5.7 million meals to help those in need throughout the region. Their recent Sack Hunger program caps off year-round daily efforts to donate food to all 5 of their…

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Florence Bank to Top $1.2 Million in Giving at 18th Annual Customers’ Choice Community Grants Program

When parents believe their child is headed down the wrong path, they often panic. That’s why it’s essential to have organizations like the CARE Coalition of West Springfield. As a nonprofit focused on the prevention of youth substance abuse, staff there can answer questions, provide recommendations and tell parents where to get help. Since the…

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LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR KARYN POLITO KEYNOTE SPEAKER AT SPRINGFIELD REGIONAL CHAMBER OUTLOOK LUNCHEON

Massachusetts Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito will be the keynote speaker at the Springfield Regional Chamber’s annual Outlook luncheon on March 6, 2020 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 pm. at the MassMutual Center, 1277 Main Street Springfield, hosted by House Ways and Means Chairman Richard E. Neal and presented by Baystate Health. Sponsored by Eastern States…

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MGM SPRINGFIELD TO WELCOME CASUAL ITALIAN RESTAURANT COSTA

MGM Springfield will welcome Costa, a classic Italian restaurant serving housemade charcuterie, pizzas, pastas, salads, desserts and more to the resort’s food and beverage portfolio on Feb. 28. The concept will celebrate the spirit of time-honored craftsmanship and tradition with an epicurean adventure that derives inspiration from the culinary landscape of Italy. This will be…

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BHN to Add Medication Assisted Treatment to Continuum of Services in March

Behavioral Health Network (BHN) announced it will establish and open a new Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) outpatient clinic on its Liberty Street campus. The new program will serve those in need of medically supervised methadone, suboxone and vivitrol treatment therapies, and is expected to open in March. This substance use disorder (SUD) specialty clinic is…

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