News Stories by Date

Stories from Selected Month

Walmart Awards Springfield Rescue Mission with $25,000 Grant

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno stood proudly alongside Springfield Rescue Mission (SRM) staff as Walmart executives awarded the SRM with a grant of $25,000 on Friday, August 12.The grant will support the SRM’s multiple Emergency Service Programs to the…

Read more

Mayor Sarno Addresses City Hall Summer Interns at Farewell Breakfast

This morning Mayor Sarno addressed City Hall’s twelve summer interns during their program farewell breakfast. Mayor Sarno thanked them for their hard work throughout the past few months with the City Clerk’s, Elections, Facilities and Human Resource…

Read more

PRESS RELEASE: Mayor Sarno, Health Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris to Open Cooling Centers

Mayor Sarno, along with the Commissioner of Health and Human Services, Helen R. Caulton-Harris, announced today that the City of Springfield will open Cooling Centers on Saturday, August 13, 2016.  The sites are:

Libraries

Address

Read more

City of Springfield Raises Ecuadorian Flag in Celebration of Ecuadorian Independence Day

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined members of the Ecuadorian Civic Club and their families for their annual event at City Hall to celebrate the Ecuadorian Day of Independence. Members presented the history of Ecuadorian independence in both English and…

Read more

PRESS RELEASE: Mayor Sarno, Health Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris to Open Cooling Centers

Mayor Sarno, along with the Commissioner of Health and Human Services, Helen R. Caulton-Harris, announced today that the City of Springfield will open Cooling Centers on Thursday and Friday, August 11-12, 2016.  The sites are:

Libraries

Read more

New STCC President Dr. John B. Cook Visits Mayor Sarno

Mayor Sarno hosted newly named Springfield Technical Community College President Dr. John B. Cook in his office today. He looks forward to continuing a great working relationship with STCC through economic development, workforce development and…

Read more

Mayor Sarno Pens Letter on a Weekend of Arts, Culture and Entertainment in Downtown Springfield

 

August 10, 2016

Letters to the Editor
Box 1329
Springfield, MA 01102

To The Editor:

Having just finished my walk this Sunday morning in our beautiful Forest Park, I wanted to put down my thoughts on the positive excitement in our downtown…

Read more

Viewing the Construction Progress at the CRRC Site

Mayor Sarno stopped by the CRRC MA site on Page Boulevard last week to view the ongoing construction progress. CRRC will manufacture 284 subway cars for the MBTA with production beginning in the spring of 2018.

Read more

Mayor Sarno Honors YBOA National Championship Teams, the Springfield Mig's

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno honored some special guests today at City Hall, Youth Basketball of America National Championship teams, the Springfield Mig’s and Lady Mig’s. The 10th grade boys and 6th grade girls won both of their titles, respectively, this…

Read more

Mayor Sarno and Go Fresh Springfield Launch New Mobile Farmers Market

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno helped to launch Go Fresh Springfield’s new Mobile Farmers Market vehicle this morning as the Go Fresh Project enters into its sixth season of brining fresh, local produce to low income neighborhoods throughout the city.

Mayor…

Read more

"Amazing Ari" Brings Pocket Square Business to Mayor's Office

Today Mayor Sarno met with Ariana Ramos, daughter of City Councilor Orlando Ramos and founder of “Amazing Ari” designs, to purchase some of her handmade pocket squares. Ariana was taught to sew by her grandmother and produces her lines of men’s…

Read more

Join the US Department of Education's #ReadWhereYouAre Digital Day of Action

Today is the U.S. Department of Education’s Read Where You Are digital day of action to raise awareness and draw attention to the importance of summer reading wherever children spend their time.  Read Where You Are supports President Obama’s My…

Read more

MEDIA ADVISORY: Camp Wilder, Bass Pond and the Paddle Club Closed to Swimming

The City of Springfield is advising residents that swimming at Camp Wilder, Bass Pond and the Paddle Club is closed until further notice due to high bacteria results. The Springfield Department of Health and Human Services retested the water today…

Read more

National Night Out 2016

Last night neighborhoods across the City of Springfield joined forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the Annual “National Night Out” crime and drug and gang prevention event. It was a great evening for neighbors to get together with…

Read more

PRESS RELEASE: National Night Out Against Crime and Violence

On Tuesday, August 2, 2016, neighborhoods throughout Springfield are being invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the Annual “National Night Out” crime and drug and gang prevention event. National Night Out will involve…

Read more

Caribbean Carnival Association Announces Caribbean Week

On Friday, July 29, 2016, organizers of the 2016 Caribbean Carnival Association lead by Gloria Starlett, gathered on the front steps of City hall to publicly announce this year’s festival.  Every year, festival guests are treated to a Caribbean week…

Read more

Mayor Sarno and Ordinace Unit Conduct Park & Walk

On Thursday, July 28, 2016 Mayor Sarno, Sgt. John Delaney and the Quality of Life Ordinance Flex Squad conducted a “park & walk” on Carver Street to interact with residents and hear their concerns. The Ordinance Unit, made up of Sgt. Delaney and…

Read more

Vital Information Session for Veterans and their Families on Benefits and Services

The Springfield Department of Veterans’ Services invites veterans and their families to this informational session to learn about various services, benefits and community resources that may be available to them. The event will be held on Wednesday,…

Read more

PRESS RELEASE: Mayor Sarno, Health Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris to Open Cooling Centers

Mayor Sarno, along with the Commissioner of Health and Human Services, Helen R. Caulton-Harris, announced today that the City of Springfield will open Cooling Centers on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, July 25-27, 2016.   The sites are:

Libraries

Read more

PRESS RELEASE: Mayor Sarno, Health Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris to Open Cooling Centers

Mayor Sarno, along with the Commissioner of Health and Human Services, Helen R. Caulton-Harris, announced today that the City of Springfield will open Cooling Centers on Friday and Saturday, July 22-23. The sites are:

Libraries

Addre…

Read more

Select a Month to Browse

Page last updated:  Wednesday, September 19, 2018 04:24 pm