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North Middlesex Savings Bank and Marlborough Savings Bank today announced plans to merge and create a new, larger mutual savings bank to provide even greater service and convenience to customers. Centered on an unwavering commitment to hometown banking — this mutually beneficial partnership will combine two organizations with very similar cultures and core values.  The […]

MWCC Selected for Second Chance Pell Pilot Program

Mount Wachusett Community College is one of 67 colleges and universities selected by the U.S. Department of Education to participate in the Second Chance Pell pilot program, which is part of a national effort aimed at reducing recidivism and strengthening communities by providing education and job training to eligible inmates. The pilot program will allow […]

Chamber Launches Customized Market Research Service

The North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the launch of a new customized market research service that will help member businesses and organizations save money by finding and reaching new prospects more effectively.   The Chamber can now help members make their existing direct-mail or telemarketing lists more efficient, analyze sales data […]

MWCC Recognized with 2016 Gateway Program Excellence Award

  Mount Wachusett Community College has been recognized with a 2016 Gateway Program Excellence Award from the Gateway to College National Network. The award honors MWCC for exceeding all four of the Gateway to College National Network’s performance benchmarks: grade point average, one-year persistence, two-year persistence and graduation rate. The award was presented June 28 […]

Chamber Offers New Solar Marketplace

Partnership to Help Homeowners and Businesses Save on Energy Costs   The North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the launch of a new online solar marketplace for the benefit of residents and businesses in North Central Massachusetts.  The Chamber, in collaboration with EnergySage, Inc. and Chambers for Innovation and Clean Energy (CICE) […]

Business Community Honors Retiring MWCC President Daniel M. Asquino

Visionary. Collaborative. Energetic. Dedicated. Pioneering. Inclusive. A true leader. These were among the words and phrases used by area legislators, mayors and business leaders to describe retiring Mount Wachusett Community College President Daniel M. Asquino during a breakfast sponsored in his honor by three regional Chambers of Commerce. More than 200 business and community leaders […]

MWCC’s Theatre at the Mount Receives $49,600 Massachusetts CFF Grant for Renovations

Mount Wachusett Community College’s Theatre at the Mount is the recipient of a $49,600 grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Facilities Fund to update its sound system. The Massachusetts Cultural Facilities Fund, administered through a partnership between MassDevelopment and the Massachusetts Cultural Council, fosters the growth of the creative economy by supporting building projects in the […]

LCU Board of Directors Announcement

The Annual Meeting of Leominster Credit Union was held on April 19, 2016 at the Credit Union’s Executive and Operations Building in Leominster. The President’s report presented the financial highlights for 2015. Total assets ending 2015 increased to $627 million from $621 million at the end of 2014. LCU is ranked as the 14th largest […]