FHREB in the News

October 11, 2018: Ware River News

Area Manufacturer on Display at the E2E

August 3, 2018: The Recorder

GCC Precision Machining Program Offers Training for a New Career

February 20, 2018: The Recorder
Job Seekers need to be even more mobile

February 20, 2018: Business West Opinion
Career Services are Everyones Business

November 5, 2017 - The Recorder
College Isn't the Only Option

October 18, 2017 - The Republican
State awards workforce grants for advanced manufacturing jobs to 8 manufacturing organizations

October 17, 2017 - The Recorder
Lt. Gov. Polito visits Franklin County - announces manufacturing award

October 5, 2017 - The Recorder
Two Franklin County companies awarded state grants for Workforce Training

July 29, 2017: The Recorder Editorial
Summer Jobs Program has long-lasting benefits

June 16, 2017: The Recorder
Summer Jobs Program Seeks Employers

December 17, 2016: The Gazette
Machinist Program Graduates Honored at Ceremony

October 6, 2016: The Gazette
Celebrating Manufacturing in Hampshire County

May 10, 2016: The Recorder
Jobs for Juniors

March 24, 2016: The Recorder
Teens take reality of working life for a spin

February 15, 2016: The Gazette
Franklin Hampshire Career Center offers resources for teens as well as older workers seeking jobs

December 2, 2015: The Recorder
Real Pickles lauded by Board

February 13, 2015: The Recorder
Greenfied Machine company receives national award

February 9, 2015: The Republican
Outlook 2015:  VSS in Greenfield helps needed workforce

December 12, 2014: The Recorder
14 Equiped for Machining Jobs-Third class to graduate with valuable manufacturing skills

December 11, 2014:The Republican
Franklin County machine technology program graduates fourteen

October 7, 2014:  http://businesswest.com/blog/connect-the-dots/
Connecting the Dots:  Greenfield Community College Emphasizes Collaboration

May 19, 2014: The Recorder
Turners Falls High School Conclave Targets Careers

April 21, 2014: The Recorder
New Training Program: Foundational Manufacturing

February 21, 2014: The Republican
Youth Lobby for Job Funding

February 10, 2014: The Republican
Franklin County-Focus on training crucial

February 10, 2014: The Republican
Hampshire County sees progress emerge

February 10, 2014: The Republican
Chamber weights evolution of economy

February 10, 2014: The Republican
Economy brings good and bad news

February 14, 2014: The Republican
Western Mass Vocational-FCTS Machine Technology

February 4, 2014: The Recorder
GCC zeroing in on career prep

January 28, 2014: The Republican
Western Mass Unemployment

January 11, 2014: Daily Hampshire Gazette
Homeward Bound with Jobs Program, Homeless Families Find Stability by Dan Crowley, Staff Writer

January 3, 2014: The Recorder
New year, new gear-advanced manufacturing training program fine tuning for 2nd year by Chris Shores, Recorder staff

December 30, 2013: The Recorder
Actor finds new role as nursing assistant by Richie Daivs, Recorder Staff

December 27, 2013: The Recorder
Award time in the 'arena,' some of the newsmakers from 2013 by Chris Collins

December 15, 2013: The Boston Globe
Unemployment remains vexingly high despite a slew of jop openings.  The reason? Workers often lack skills the new positions demand, by Jay Fitzgerald, Globe Correspondent

December 10, 2013: The Recorder
15 graduate in first class of advanced manufacturing training program by Chris Shores, Rrecorder Staff

December 7, 2013: The Recorder
'Amazing experience'  CNC grad pleased with new program, at annual legislative breakfast of the FHREB by Richie Davis, Recorder Staff

November 26, 2013: The Recorder
Sisson runs a specialized shop hidden int he woods:  Finds right bnalance for local precision machining operation by Richie Davis, Recorder Staff

September 27, 2013: WWLP News
New machine lab will help students compete for jobs:  $769,000 in funds helped refurbish lab by Kaitlin Goslee, Reporter

April 12, 2013: The Recorder
My Turn:  Serving our food system by Patricia Crosby and Alex Risley Schroeder

February 10, 2013: The Recorder
Career change:  Job loss leads to life-changing opportunities for Northfield resident, by Suzanne Wilson, Staff Writier


Press Releases

October 6, 2016: Manufacturing Job Network Meet Held in Northampton

December 11, 2013: Workforce Leader Announced

November 6, 2013: Year Round Jobs for Northampton Youth

October 2013: Valley Steel Stamp wins Workforce Champion Award

July 18, 2013: Employment Board, College, Tech School and Manufacturers team up for adult job training