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Median price for single-family home in Mass. at $400k

G. Michael Dobbs and Katie Lanaaan, State House News Service
news@thereminder.com

GREATER SPRINGFIELD – The difference between the four western counties and the rest of the state’s housing market can be seen in sales statistics....
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Gandara Center hosts necessities drive for quake-stricken Puerto Rico

Sarah Heinonen
sarah@thereminder.com

GREATER SPRINGFIELD – In light of the 6.4-magnitude earthquake that struck Puerto Rico on Jan. 7, wreaking havoc and destruction on the island, the Springfield-based Gándara Center is launching a “water and basic necessities” drive....
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State faces domestic migration losses, Springfield is a concern

Katie Lanaan, State House News Service, and Reminder Publishing staff

GREATER SPRINGFIELD – Population in the Northeast region of the United States dropped in 2019 for the first decline this decade, while population growth nationally continued to slow. Massachusetts was among the top states for domestic migration losses, according to new Census Bureau estimates....
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