Community Good Works

Holyoke-based Peoples Bank celebrated Earth Day with its 10-year-old annual giveaway of tomato plants and seeds at its branches in Holyoke and South Hadley, Suffield and West Hartford.

Market-Rate Projects Sprout Around Worcester Ballpark

For-profit multifamily developers that have shied away from Massachusetts’ Gateway Cities because their rents didn’t support the cost of new construction are betting on Worcester’s economic and population growth to push projects across the finish line.