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bankHometown hires new Branch Manager for Putnam Location

Matthew McAvoy-LaFlamme accepted the position as Branch Manager of the bankHometown Putnam, Connecticut location on June 4th, 2018. Prior to accepting this position, Matthew was the Branch Manager of the Killingly location, and prior to that role, he was the Branch Supervisor of the Woodstock location. Currently, Matthew serves as the treasurer for the Killingly […]

Running Out of Time and Energy

Here in North Central Massachusetts, local businesses are the lifeblood of our economy. These companies make quality products, provide good jobs, and pay above average wages. In so many ways, we want to support them, because they support our communities. Yet even as we celebrate all that our business community contributes to the region, we […]

North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce urges U.S. Senate to reauthorize the Perkins Career and Technical Education Act.

The North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce signed an open letter in conjunction with the National Association of Manufacturers last week, urging the US Senate to approve the Perkins Career and Technical Education Act. This legislation, first approved under the Regan administration and reauthorized with bipartisan support twice since then, provides vocational education funding and […]

Devens Eco-Efficiency Center will host a Great Exchange Furniture Event 

Need furniture? The non-profit Devens Eco-Efficiency Center will host a Great Exchange Furniture Event at the Bob Eisengrein Community Center, 100 Sherman Ave, Devens, from 9 a.m. – noon and again from 2 – 5 p.m. on Thursday, July 12. Desks, chairs, bookcases, cabinets, tables, shelves, bulletin boards, whiteboards, artwork and more will be offered for less than […]

Cars & Coffee at Wachusett Mountain – July 14

TIME: 8 am to 11 am This is an open car meet format featuring a variety of vehicles. All are welcome to attend. There will be parking specifically for show cars and a separate area for guests just looking to attend the event. FREE ADMISSION Best in Show Prizes for the top 3 cars voted on […]

Executive Leadership Breakfast

Executive Leadership Breakfast on Thursday, October 18th at Great Wolf Lodge. Nancy Frates is the mother of Pete Frates who has ALS and they have created an incredible Foundation to support ALS research.  I’m sure you remember the Ice Bucket Challenge a few years back that was created on Pete’s behalf.

Paint the Town – Art Show Opening

GALA and Gallery Sitka partner to bring you: “Paint the Town” Running Dates: July 27 – September 27, 2018 Gallery Sitka 454 Main Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420 This show will display artwork that represents the town of Fitchburg. The show is open to submissions by GALA Members. (If you are not a member, consider joining.) […]