Springfield, MAABC6.com

COVID-19 shots available at Basketball Hall of Fame

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Basketball fans who have not yet received a coronavirus vaccination have a unique opportunity this week. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield in partnership with Curative is hosting a free vaccine clinic Tuesday. Anyone who gets a first shot Tuesday will get a...
Picture for COVID-19 shots available at Basketball Hall of Fame
Northampton, MADaily Hampshire Gazette

A Look Back: June 22

■Friends and professional colleagues of Miss Elizabeth J. Harris gathered at the Wyckoff Country Club in Holyoke this week for a dinner party to honor her for her 42 years of service to children. Miss Harris joined the staff of the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children in 1929 as a case worker. When the Hampshire, Holyoke, Chicopee and Springfield districts merged to form the Pioneer Valley District in June 1966, Miss Harris was appointed the district executive, which position she has held ever since.
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Amherst, MAamherstbulletin.com

UMass to immortalize hoops stars with bronze statues

AMHERST — Statues of famous sports stars outside arenas and stadiums have become a way to immortalize their contributions to their teams. For the first time later this summer, the University of Massachusetts will recognize individuals in bronze likenesses on the Amherst campus, with four men’s basketball representatives who brought national attention to the program in the 1970s and the ’90s.
Springfield, MAwesternmassnews.com

Basketball Hall of Fame hosting COVID-19 vaccine clinic Tuesday

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- The Basketball Hall of Fame is making a push to help get more people vaccinated against COVID-19. Curative, the company that runs the mass vaccination site at the Eastfield Mall is running Tuesday’s clinic at the hall. This partnership is part of Curative’s effort to focus...
Springfield, MAwesternmassnews.com

Curative partners with Basketball Hall of Fame for COVID-19 vaccine clinic

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM)— The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame is the latest location in Western Mass to offer a COVID-19 vaccination incentive. On Monday morning, Curative announced it is partnering with the Hall of Fame to provide people with vaccines. The COVID-19 vaccine clinic will take place Tuesday June 22nd from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., with another clinic scheduled for second dose shots on Tuesday July 13th.
Torrington, CTRegister Citizen

Northwest Connecticut summer sports landscape budding again

NORTHWEST CORNER — A loose early summer survey of sports in the Northwest Corner feels like a tour of a war zone after the armistice or, more appropriately, a very large farm following a long, long blight. Adults tend to recount the damages. Kids, without being aware of it, look...