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Mayor Sarno approves Round 7 of ARPA funding

Matt Conway
mconway@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – Mayor Domenic Sarno is distributing funding awards totaling $4.16 million for the city’s seventh round of American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) fund distribution....
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Springfield's Puerto Rican Parade returning with festive celebration

Matt Conway
mconway@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – After hosting two virtual parades due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Springfield Puerto Rican Parade will be celebrating its 32nd anniversary in person on Sept. 18 at 11 a.m....
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Tech Foundry in Springfield awarded grant for diversity efforts

Matt Conway
mconway@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – The technology development organization Tech Foundry received a grant as a part of the state’s Tech Talent Diversity Initiative....
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Oliveira, Levin-Epstein define positions in debate for senate seat

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – The two Democrats vying for a spot on the November ballot for the Hampden, Hampshire and Worcester District state Senate seat discussed issues in a debate broadcast over Focus Springfield on Aug. 9....
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Doughty, Campanale define agenda in local town hall

Matt Conway
mconway@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – Republican gubernatorial candidate Chris Doughty and lieutenant gubernatorial candidate Kate Campanale addressed resident questions and highlighted their legislative agenda during an Aug. 10 town hall at the Sheraton Hotel....
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D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts in Springfield displays Washi Transformed exhibit

Matt Conway
mconway@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – The elegant craft of washi is on full display at the D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts in Springfield with the Washi Transformed exhibit. ...
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Govan, Springfield City Council Mental Health Subcommittee increase awareness efforts

Matt Conway
mconway@thermeiminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – As chair of the recently-established Mental Health Subcommittee, Ward 8 City Councilor Zaida Govan continues working with medical organizations and community partners to establish new mental health initiatives in Springfield....
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Springfield City Council presents resolution against Eversource pipeline project

Matt Conway
mconway@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – City Council President Jesse Lederman issued a resolution against Eversource’s proposed Western Massachusetts Gas Reliability Project during the council’s July 25 meeting....
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Candidates prepare for Springfield's Ward 5 election primary

Matt Conway
mconway@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – Seven candidates will be facing off for the Ward 5 City Council seat primary on Aug. 16....
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Doughty has plan for Western Mass. if elected governor

G. Michael Dobbs
news@thereminder.com

SPRINGFIELD – Chris Doughty has a plan for Western Massachusetts....
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