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Veritech IT offers cyber security presentation

SPRINGFIELD – Michael’s Stores. Target. Home Depot. United States Postal Service. TJMaxx. What do they have in common?  They all had data breaches in the past year.  While the major companies grab the headlines, the risk of a data breach is even higher for smaller businesses with l...
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Design group wins Summit Creative Award

WILBRAHAM – Wild Apple Design Group has been named a Bronze winner in the 2014 Summit Creative Award® competition for its creative work on the website design for Attain Therapy + Fitness. They were selected out of more than 5,000 submissions from 24 countries. According to Amy Scott, own...
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Berkshire, Hampden banks merge

GREATER SPRINGFIELD – Berkshire Hills Bancorp Inc. and Hampden Bancorp Inc. announced Dec. 4 that they have signed a definitive merger agreement under which Berkshire will acquire Hampden and its subsidiary, Hampden Bank, in an all-stock transaction valued at approximately $109 million.   ...
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Local firm lauded by Best Lawyers

SPRINGFIELD – Skoler, Abbott & Presser P.C., a labor and employment law firm serving the Greater Springfield area, has received a Tier 1 ranking in the 2015 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms.” The firm has been recognized with Tier 1 metropolitan designations for Spring...
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Tighe & Bond welcomes two new board members

WESTFIELD – Tighe &amp; Bond, a New England leader in civil and environmental engineering, recently appointed two new members to its board of directors. The addition of Patrick McCann and Robert Herchert further strengthens the growing firm’s operations, leadership and position in the market place.<...
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Chamber presents Fox at breakfast

SPRINGFIELD – Entrepreneur, philanthropist and radio show personality Thom Fox’s life started out on an altogether different path.&nbsp; He battled a variety of substances in his adolescence, struggled with depression, was challenged by learning disabilities and came face to face with homelessness. ...
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MassMutual sponsors student trip to Washington

SPRINGFIELD – Recently three local students traveled to Washington D.C. to meet U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan and tour the city. The trip was sponsored by MassMutual as part of the company’s annual Summer Legal Institute in partnership with Just The Beginning – A Pipeline Organization (JTB)...
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