Guest Blog: Karen Blanchard- Dwight Award

Posted by on Oct 28, 2013 in

On Tuesday, October 22, 2013 the Holyoke Rotary Club once again presented the William Dwight Distinguished Service to Holyoke Award. The Dwight family has a rich history within the city, and their name has been synonymous with commitment, integrity, and service to the community.  For those who don’t know the story, William Dwight purchased the Transcript Telegram in the late 1800’s and built the newspaper up from a weekly into a daily publication.  Over the years it became...

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Guest Blog- Karen Blanchard: “The Dwight Award”

Posted by on Nov 2, 2012 in ,

On Tuesday, October 30, 2012 the Holyoke Rotary Club once again presented the William Dwight Distinguished Service to Holyoke Award. As any true “Holyoker” knows, the Dwight family has a rich history within the city, and their name has been synonymous with commitment, integrity, and service to the community.  For those who don’t know the story, William Dwight purchased the Transcript Telegram in the late 1800’s and built the newspaper up from a weekly into a daily...

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