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Candidates spent more to win in 2014

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

BOSTON – The 2014 election saw an overall increase in political spending of 9 percent and the pattern generally showed in statewide offices that spending more money brought political success....
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Westfield State, Springfield schools partner for ‘Reach to Teach’

Angelique Fiske
angelique@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – Westfield State University and Springfield Public Schools' new “Reach to Teach” program, which will allow for 20 students from Springfield schools to enroll in Westfield State’s education program, so long as they return to teach in the schools for at least three years after graduation....
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Neal meets with Boston Olympic reps

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

According to Congressman Richard Neal, the Massachusetts Congressional Delegation is taking a “wait and see” approach to the plans being developed to bring the <...
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Brad Shepard continues broadcasting online

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

EAST LONGMEADOW – A veteran of radio has continued his broadcasting career in a new area: podcasting.Working with the publisher of Talkers magazine, Michael Harrison, Brad Shepard has established Pioneer Valley Radio (<a href="http://pion...
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2014 saw return of traditions and new beginnings

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

EDITOR'S NOTE: With the New Year upon us, the staff of Reminder Publications took a look back and compiled a list of some of the top stories and trends that helped shape the Pioneer Valley in 2014. The following are the top stories from Chicopee and Holyoke covered ...
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Events in 2014 set up progress in 2015

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – The city saw a series of economic development triumphs in 2014 ranging from the start of the Union Station renovation to the voter’s approval of casino gaming. <sp...
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2014: Fresh starts, old problems resolved

Angelique Fiske
angelique@thereminder.com

EDITOR'S NOTE: With the New Yeard, the staff of Reminder Publications took a look back and compiled a list of some of the top stories and trends that helped shape the Pioneer Valley in 2014. Feel free to share your thoughts or memories of the past year by either ema...
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2014 prepares area for significant changes

Chris Maza
chrism@thereminder.com

EDITOR'S NOTE: With the New Year upon us, the staff of Reminder Publications took a look back and compiled a list of some of the top stories and trends that helped shape the Pioneer Valley in 2014. Feel free to share your thoughts or memories of the past year by eit...
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