August 22, 2014

Archive | Business

WG&E warns of scam

WESTFIELD – Since April, Westfield Gas and Electric has been warning customers of a telephone scam in which a caller would give a customer an ultimatum: pay their utility bills with a wire transfer or a prepaid money card or face termination of their electric services. Reports coming from the greater Westfield area have indicated […]

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Business project permits pushed off

WESTFIELD – The Planning Board voted last night to continue the public hearing on permits petitioned to allow further commercial development at a former Springfield Road car dealership. The hearing was continued to the board’s Sept. 2 meeting to allow board members to study the findings and condition that will be attached to the permits […]

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Gun manufacturer cuts almost 100 jobs

WESTFIELD – The ATK Sporting Group announced over the weekend that it will cut 95 jobs at the Savage Arms plant located at 100 Springdale Road to adjust the current consumer demand for its hunting rifles and shotguns. The labor force adjustment is the second this year. The company cut 37 jobs in April. City […]

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