Western Massachusetts

Western Massachusetts is a loosely defined geographical region of the U.S. state of Massachusetts which contains the Berkshires, the Pioneer Valley, and some or all of the Swift River Valley. The region is always considered to include Berkshire, Franklin, Hampshire, and Hampden counties, and the eastern parts of the Quabbin Reservoir watershed are sometimes included. The largest city in Western Massachusetts is Springfield, Massachusetts, the region's economic, historic, and cultural capital.

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Economy Of Massachusetts
... Massachusetts (i/ˌmæsəˈtʃuːsɨts/), officially the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, is a U.S ... Massachusetts is the 7th least extensive, but the 14th most populous and the 3rd most densely populated of the 50 United States ... Massachusetts features two separate metropolitan areas Greater Boston in the east and the Springfield metropolitan area in the west ...
Hampden County, Massachusetts - Culture - Springfield and Greater Springfield
... is the economic and cultural center of Western Massachusetts - a region that spans Massachusetts' three counties in the Connecticut River Valley, and its mountainous, westernmost county, The Berkshires ... Western New England's largest city, and Western Massachusetts' economic, civic, and recreational capital is Springfield ... is also home to six universities Springfield College, American International College, Western New England University, Tufts University School of Medicine ...
Matt Deis - Post-CKY and Personal Life
... Matt maintains strong ties to Western Massachusetts and in his personal Twitter page refers to the area as "best-ern mass" and "Awesomeburg, USA" ... Matt had also been recording bass guitars for another Western Massachusetts band called Mayfield, which is now named BBSD (Buynicki Buynicki Stroetzel and ... Matt is currently recording bass tracks for Western Massachusetts band Mass Theory ...
Western Massachusetts Regional Library System
... The Western Massachusetts Regional Library System (WMRLS), was a collaborative that was supported by the state of Massachusetts, that provided leadership and services to ... It ceased operations on June 30, 2010 as part of a statewide merger into a single entity (Massachusetts Library System, or MLS) ... Membership in WMRLS was open to any library within western Massachusetts that met the basic requirements set by the Massachusetts Board of Library ...
Longmeadow High School - Athletics - Other Sports
... They were the 2009 Western Mass Champions ... in the semi-finals, and in 2008 they lost to Westfield in the Western Mass finals ... holds a 103-game winning streak against Western Massachusetts opponents ...

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