Local Brewer Bikes to Benefit Food Bank of western Mass

The vibrant local craft beer community in western New England is also active in the local cycling community. Brewer Chris Sellers decided to combine his passion for craft brews and his passion cycling into a fundraiser to fight food insecurity. 

Visit Northfield, MA, where Sellers is completing a 100-mile charity bike ride — without leaving the Brewery at Four Star Farms. 

And more western Mass stories tonight…

Last year’s deadly COVID-19 outbreak at the Holyoke Soldier’s Home sparked an investigation that revealed outdated facilities badly in need of an upgrade. State Senator John Velis shares the latest news about legislation to fund the construction of a new building. 

Then, visit the York Street Water Pumping Station, where the first phase in the city of Springfield largest modern wastewater project in decades in underway. 

Finally, the pandemic has greatly impacted women in the workforce. Dress for Success of Western Massachusetts joins us to discuss how they are supporting local women during this time.