Holly’s Nail Salon

Posted by on Feb 3, 2015 in

Holly’s Nail Salon

For the month of February we will be highlighting one of our newest partners- Holly’s Nail Salon. It is the perfect place to treat yourself to some Valentine’s Day or mid-winter pampering. You actually might recognize Holly from 90’s Nails at the Holyoke mall and now she owns her own salon. Holly’s Nail Salon is located on 2257-B Northampton St. in Holyoke, in the Kmart plaza. It is a full service nail care salon including, gel manicures, acrylic, pedicures and more!...

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Springfield’s Food Drive Friday

Posted by on Jul 26, 2012 in ,

I’m sure we all have extra food in our cabinets that we could do without. Now is the perfect time to clean out your cabinets or add extra items to your shopping list because this Friday July 27, Springfield will be holding a food drive. Western Massachusetts food pantries are in great need of food donations for those who are less fortunate than us. ABC40 and The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts are teaming up to collect non-perishable items on Friday. Below is a list of...

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Pool Safety

Posted by on Jul 11, 2012 in

    Swimming is a popular activity for most children to do in the summer. However, sadly I have been hearing more and more about young children drowning. These stories are mostly due to parents not using the right precautions when a child is around or in the pool. A couple of fast facts: Drowning is the leading cause of injury and death for children ages 1-4.  75% of deaths include children under the age of 5.  67% of deaths are between ages 1-3. Where do these...

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Allie’s Five O’Clock Fund

Posted by on Jul 6, 2012 in ,

Allie’s Five O’clock fund is named after Alison Guarente, a little girl who was diagnosed with cancer in 2005. She was diagnosed with two tumors on the optic nerves in her eyes. In 2006 Allie and her family founded “Allie’s Five O’clock Fund” to help other children that are battling against cancer. The money raised from the events they hold goes to the Jimmy Fund and Dana-Farber, two institutions who played a large roll in Allie’s battle against childhood cancer. In 2007...

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Positively Holyoke Summer Concerts

Posted by on Jun 28, 2012 in ,

    Are you looking for a night out with your family or friends? This summer there will be plenty of opportunities to do this with the “Positively Holyoke Summer Concerts.” The summer concerts are a project of the Holyoke Rotary Club. The concerts will begin on Wednesday July 11th and will be held every Wednesday until August 15th .They will be taking place at Heritage State Park on Appleton Street Holyoke, MA. All of the concerts are free and open to the public. Ross...

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