(Greenfield, MA) – Union nurses at Baystate Franklin Center Friday will thank the community for its support during its protracted contract negotiation with hospital management. The Mass. Nurses Association is hosting the “thank you” party at the Greenfield Grille Friday night beginning at 6pm. The 29-month contract negotiation ended in early February thanks to an 11th-hour agreement brokered, in part, by Senate Majority Leader Stan Rosenberg.
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