Want A Final Word On Springfield Casino?

The meeting will allow residents one last chance to speak their minds, but members of a prominent group opposing a Springfield casino are not going to show up.

After Steep Learning Curve, Refugees Join The Pioneer Valley Work Force

Newcomers From Bhutan, Somalia, And Iraq Face Some Surprising Challenges In Their New Home.

Despite a request from Springfield’s mayor request, refugees from places like Bhutan, Somalia, and Iraq keep arriving. The differences they face in food, laws, and language can be dizzying. In addition, they often have to adapt to a very different work culture.