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Craft Brewer Launches “Mass Soul” and “Wally JR”, Two New Year-Round IPAs in New England Market As the craft beer market continues to evolve, Massachusetts-based Wachusett Brewing Company is introducing two new year-round beers to complement their existing portfolio. The first new entry, Mass Soul, is a modern, tropical style IPA.  Featuring Galaxy, Citra & […]

Goodrich Academy Life Science Lab Ribbon Cutting

Goodrich Academy Life Science Lab Ribbon Cutting STEM equipment and supplies grant was awarded by the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center to Goodrich Academy during the 2016-17 school year. The awarded amount was $105, 345 ($95,795 equipment, $9,550 professional development). The grant award was announced last February and provided Goodrich with new furniture, lab equipment and […]

ARC of opportunity/North Central Career Center April 17th job fair

The North Central Career Center and the Arc of Opportunity have partnered to organize a job fair on April 17, 2018, 4:30pm-6pm.  The event is open to the public but will include job applicants with developmental disabilities.   We recognize the benefits to businesses and to our economy of utilizing their talent, experience and skills. Hiring […]

What’s Good About This? – Maria Vasquez TedX Talk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ylWRCx3V8OU  Sometimes our children surprise us with their wisdom, but we need to be prepared to listen for it. In this touching story, you’ll see the power in shifting one’s perspective and the valuable lessons we learn when we do. Maria is a speaker, author, storyteller, dancer and empowerment coach, and host of a monthly […]

Leominster Credit Union Spreads Warmth from Blanket Drive

March, 2018 – Leominster Credit Union donated 102 new blankets to area homeless shelters and charities.  Twenty Massachusetts Credit Unions along with the Cooperative Credit Union Association participated in the 2018 Blanket Drive during the month of January.  The credit unions donated a total of 838 blankets and hundreds of warm clothing items to the […]


Michael Hewitt, President and CEO of bankHometown, announced the bank has raised $12,800 during their Annual Giving Campaign benefiting three local chapters of the United Way. Chapters of United Way are vital links between local non-profit organizations and the residents who live in those towns to ensure better lives for those less fortunate in our […]