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Sign Ups and Sponsorships Now Open! Habitat for Humanity’s Annual Golf Outing Helps “Build Dreams” for Area Families

Looking to tee up, walk the fairways, or work on your swing? Help “Build Dreams” for area families at Habitat for Humanity North Central Massachusetts’ 4th Annual Golf Tournament on Tuesday, September 19th.  The event will be held at the beautiful Shaker Hill Country Club in Harvard, MA. All proceeds from the event will benefit […]

FREE doTERRA Essential Oil Workshop at Sitka Gallery

Be Educated Empowered and Have fun! FREE doTERRA Essential Oil Workshop with Eileen Ladwig, MS, OTR/L  Where: Gallery Sitka West 454 Main St. Fitchburg When: Thur., May 25, 5:30-7 pm Stress; sleep; focus; headaches; colds/flu; optimal weight; energy; allergies; digestion; joint/muscle pain, natural insect repellent and so much more! FREE class but pre-registration is required. RSVP to […]

Community Leadership Institute Project Takes Form as a Mental Health Peer Support Group

Starting June 14th a new mental health peer support group will be coming to North Central Massachusetts at UMass Memorial – HealthAlliance Hospital in Leominster. This program grew from the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce’s Community Leadership Institute which grooms tomorrow’s business leaders for the region. This peer support group was the project of […]

JUNE MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: The Art Longsjo Foundation

On June 24th & 25th, the cities of Fitchburg and Leominster will host the second-oldest bicycle race in America, the 56th running of the Longsjo Classic, named for Fitchburg native and Olympian “Art” Longsjo, Jr.  This month, the North Central Mass Chamber reveals the history of this time-honored, classic American cycling event, a community celebration […]

Chamber Welcomes University of Massachusetts Amherst Intern

The North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce is pleased to welcome Josie Dearborn as an intern at the Chamber’s headquarters this semester. Josie is entering her senior year at the University of Massachusetts Amherst where she is completing a double major in Psychology and Communications. Her interest in marketing and community relations drew her to […]

Massachusetts Construction Industry Suicide Prevention Summit

As an industry, the construction community has the opportunity to bring the recognition of mental illness and suicide risk out in the open. Recognizing the signs, having resources for assistance available, and removing the stigma associated with mental illness are important steps in which we can all participate. Please join MassMen.org, the Construction Financial Management […]

HealthAlliance Hospital & The Michael’s Run – Party

On Saturday, May 13th, the Michael’s Run – Party with a Purpose was held to raise funds for the newly announced Peer Support Group for Mental Health. Michael’s Run presented The SHINE Initiative with a check to provide funding for the Parent/Professional Advocacy League facilitators to conduct the monthly group. Each meeting will be held […]


  Michael Hewitt, President and CEO of bankHometown, announced “We are pleased to announce the promotions of our Hometown team members listed below.  We are proud of their performance and accomplishments.” He added, “Hometown is a community bank with a focus on providing the best customer service and truly caring about the communities we serve.  […]