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Holyoke

(hō`lē-ōk', hōl`yōk), city (1990 pop. 43,704), Hampden co., S central Mass., on the Connecticut River; settled 1745, inc. 1873. Formerly a major papermilling center, the city has varied manufactures including printed materials, medical supplies, envelopes, metal products, electronic goods, and chemicals. Mt. Holyoke College and a U.S. air force base are nearby.

Holyoke

 

a city in the northeastern USA, in the state of Massachusetts, on the Connecticut River; a northern suburb of Springfield. Population, 46,000 (1975). Holyoke’s industry is represented by machine building (including turbines and other power equipment) and the production of paper and chemicals. There are also enterprises of light industry. The city has a hydroelectric power plant on the Connecticut River.

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22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Holyoke man was convicted late Wednesday in federal court of distribution of cocaine base.
What it means to be a woman isn't static,'' says Mount Holyoke President Lynn Pasquerella, who announced the admissions policy change at the college's convocation ceremony.
8220;The Holyoke Public Library is critical to the future of Holyoke, and we want to play a strong role in bringing this important campaign across the finish line,” said Gary Rome, President of Gary Rome Auto Group.
Flynn, Springfield Police Commissioner; and Anthony Scott, Chief of the Holyoke Police, announced today that LUIS BIAGGI, age 23, of 470 Maple Street in Holyoke, pleaded guilty before U.
Signature[R] Engraving Systems, the world's leading provider of computerized gift engravers, donated an early model to the Holyoke Boys & Girls Club in a new charity initiative by Signature President and CEO, Chris Parent.
Anderson, Special Agent in Charge of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives ("ATF") in New England, and Anthony Scott, Holyoke Police Chief, announced today that CARLOS SALVATE, age 28, of 76 Northeast Street, Holyoke, pleaded guilty before U.
Through March 31, 595 inpatient surgeries were performed at Holyoke vs.
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Scott, Chief of the Holyoke Police Department, announced today that U.
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Drug Enforcement Administration in New England, announced today that MIGUEL GONZALEZ, age 26, of Holyoke, pleaded guilty before U.