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Bradley International Airport Launches New, Nonstop Service to Atlanta With Frontier Airlines

Windsor Locks, CT – June 11, 2021 – Today, the Connecticut Airport Authority launched the inaugural Frontier Airlines flight from Bradley International Airport (BDL) to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). “We are thrilled to offer our passengers more travel options to Atlanta with the launch of new, nonstop service with Frontier Airlines,” said Kevin A.…

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Community Foundation Announces $150,000 Grant to Healing Racism Institute of Pioneer Valley

Springfield—The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts (CFWM) has announced a grant of $150,000, spread over the next three years, to the Healing Racism Institute of Pioneer Valley (HRIPV). The grant represents a significant contribution to the initiative’s capital drive to raise $1 million in commitments now to support and build capacity for the organization over…

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$390K INVESTMENT IN GATEWAY CITY DOWNTOWNS

BOSTON – MassDevelopment has awarded $390,000 in grants to nine organizations to implement outdoor dining, business signage improvements, district branding and marketing plans, placemaking and wayfinding projects, public events, and more through locally developed business assistance programs in Gateway Cities. The grants were awarded through MassDevelopment’s Transformative Development Initiative (TDI) Local program.   “Massachusetts’ Gateway…

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Western New England University Announces New Chief of Staff

Mr. Curt Hamakawa, interim provost and vice president for academic affairs at Western New England University appointed Chief of Staff and Secretary to the Board of Trustees. SPRINGFIELD, MA (06/09/2021) Western New England University President Robert E. Johnson has appointed Mr. Curt Hamakawa as his Chief of Staff and Secretary to the Board of Trustees.…

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Five to Graduate from Willie Ross School for the Deaf June 11

Longmeadow—Five students will graduate from Willie Ross School for the Deaf (WRSD) at this year’s commencement, to be held this Friday, June 11 at 6 p.m. at the school’s Longmeadow campus, 32 Norway Street, at the bus loop in the front of the school. WRSD leadership, graduates and their families will be present for the…

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Bay Path University Announces Shannon McCarty, Ph.D., as New Vice President for Academic Affairs

Longmeadow, Mass. – Bay Path University is pleased to announce Shannon McCarty, Ph.D., will join as Vice President for Academic Affairs effective July 12, 2021. Dr. McCarty’s appointment comes after a comprehensive nationwide search led by the firm, Academic Search, and supported by a twelve-member faculty and staff cross-functional search committee. Dr. McCarty is coming…

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Freedom Credit Union accepting donations for The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Freedom Credit Unionis collecting cash donations at its 11 branches throughout the region to benefit The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts, which leads the fight against food insecurity throughout Hampden, Hampshire, Franklin and Berkshire counties. They are accepting donations through Saturday, July 31.   “Food insecurity is more prevalent than you might…

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MCLA to Hold Virtual Info Session on Graduate and Continuing Education Programs June 15

NORTH ADAMS, MASS.—MCLA’s Division of Graduate and Continuing Education (DGCE) will hold a virtual information session at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, June 15. This information session will offer details about the College’s Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Education (MEd), Principles of Accounting certificate, Network Security certificate, Teacher Licensure, Leadership Academy, and bachelor’s degree…

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