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Legislators Work to Enact “Grand Bargain”

A day after negotiators announced a compromise, legislators set about making the agreement law. The so called “Grand Bargain” was drafted by a coalition of business leaders, labor unions, and elected officials in an effort to avert a number of questions slated to appear on November’s ballot. Specifically, the proposal would institute an annual sales […]


Karen J. Spinelli, CPA has announced the formation of her new accounting firm, Spinelli CPA, PC with headquarters at 146 West Boylston Drive, Suite 302  in Worcester, MA. Prior to forming Spinelli CPA, PC, Spinelli served as the Managing Partner of Robert C. Alario Certified Public Accountants, PC located in Leominster, MA.  “We are pleased […]


The North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce has been awarded 4-star Accreditation from the accrediting board of the United States Chamber of Commerce for its sound policies, effective organizational procedures, and positive impact on the community. The announcement was made to an audience of over 300 business and community leaders at the Chamber’s Annual Business […]

bankHometown donates second installment of $5,000 to the North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation

Michael D. Hewitt, President and CEO of bankHometown, presented a check for $5,000 to the North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC) on May 31, 2018. This donation is the second installment of a three year commitment to the corporation, resulting in a total donation amount to be $15,000. The NCMDC is the principle resource for […]

Lawrence NFOR Honored as Chamber’s Ambassador of the Year

Lawrence NFOR, Business Manager at Mount Wachusett Community College, was recognized as the 2017-18 Ambassador of the Year by the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce at the Chamber’s 34th Annual Business Meeting on June 14, 2018. Chamber Ambassadors are valued volunteers to the Chamber. They serve as a public relations branch, as well as […]

North Central Career Center Job Fair!

Thursday July 19, 2018 9AM—NOON Great Wolf Lodge Great Wolf Road, Fitchburg, MA Employer Cost: $75 per table Please RSVP by July 6, 2018 To participate call or Email: Scott Percifull (978)534-1481, X 209 spercifull@ccncm.com Meet with several hundred job seekers from a wide variety of backgrounds and industries. Presented by the: North Central Career […]

Leominster Credit Union Donates Books to Local Organizations

For the eighteenth consecutive year, Leominster Credit Union was pleased to participate in Children’s Book Month, an annual event sponsored by the Cooperative Credit Union Association. During the month of April LCU members and employees collected donations of 895 new and used children’s books.  The books were distributed to the Red Raiders Lending Library program, […]