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Basketball Tournament For Peace

Basketball Tournament For Peace

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(Holyoke, MA)  —  Holyoke is gearing up for its annual “Myriam Miranda Stop the Violence Basketball Tournament.”  The event will be held Saturday in the Flats. The tournament is named after a mother of eight shot to death in 2003 while trying to break up a fight. This year there will be a block party with music, street food, and social service information tables.

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