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Mount Greylock Building Committee Notes Excitement for...

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But in just a couple of weeks, the district gets back to business: educating the children from its member towns plus New Ashford and Hancock. And for the middle and high school students, that means a whole new experience, which the School Building Committee took a few moments to celebrate at its... click for more

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Roadside Grill Brings Traditional Polish Food to...

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So Rum utilized some space in his property on 180 Main Road in which he runs his other business Four Seasons Images Inc. The result is the 180 Polish Roadside Grill. click for more

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Community News

Neal, Amatul-Wadud To Meet In Two Televised Debates

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Richard Neal and Tahirah Amatul-Wadud have agreed to two televised debates. The two are seeking the seat of U.S. Representative in the September primary. The longtime sitting Congressman Neal is being challenged by attorney and activist Amatul-Wadud. The two will first meet on Aug. 22 for a... click for more

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Community News

Corner Office Convos: Summer 2018 With Mayor Linda Tyer

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About this time three years ago Mayor Linda Tyer stood in front of a blighted John Street property as just a candidate. She made it a focus that blight would be a major piece of her campaign. About this time next year, Mayor Linda Tyer will be a candidate again and she believes that property... click for more

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MCLA Academy Prepares Incoming Students for STEM Careers

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Now in its sixth year, the academy offers five days on campus meeting professors and likely classmates and trying out the labs in the new Feigenbaum Center for Science & Innovation. The program is entirely funded by Berkshire Bank. click for more

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Community News

Pedestrian Killed After Being Hit By Train In Pittsfield

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A pedestrian was reportedly killed while walking on the training tracks. Authorities have not released information regarding the incident but that the accident happened shortly after 6 p.m. near Center Street. The pedestrian was reportedly walking on the tracks and the Amtrak train heading from... click for more

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Community News

Lanesborough Ups Urgency In Police Station Renovations

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Selectman Robert Ericson has missed the deadline given to him to complete the third phase of renovations at the police station. The retired engineer took on the project after touring it in 2014. He is part of the town's energy committee and has headed efforts with the Green Community Act. In... click for more

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Hijinx Night Returns To Adams Monday

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Although the event was postponed last month because of rain, Hijinx will return to Park Street this Monday. Organizer Joseph Martin said people can expect a much bigger street fair this year. click for more

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Biz Briefs: Williamstown...

Jack Miller Contractors is a... 

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Berkshires Beat: Williams...

The 540 students who make up... 

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Cultural Pittsfield This Week:...

Hancock Shaker Village hosts... 

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Be Safe When the Temperatures...

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Drury Announces Fall Practice Starts

Drury High's first football practice of the season will be Friday evening at the high school. click for more

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McCann Tech Announces Fall Practice Starts

McCann Tech has announced the starting times for fall sports practices. click for more

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Obituaries

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Mary M. Roy, 88

LENOX, Mass. — Mary M. Roy, 88, of Lenox died Wednesday morning, Aug. 15, 2018, at Springside...

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David Bassette, 65

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Mr. David Bassette, 65, of Savoy died peacefully Tuesday evening, August...

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Charles J. Liston, 95

LENOX DALE, Mass. — Charles Joseph Liston, 95, of Lenox Dale died Friday morning, August 17,...

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Samantha A. Tyer, 45

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - Samantha Abigail Tyer, 45, of Pittsfield, Mass., formerly of Ashley Falls, died...

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Mary-Lynn E. LaBonte, 79

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Mary-Lynn E. LaBonte, 79, of 45 Albro Street, Pittsfield, passed away...

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Chester A. Chojnowski, 86

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Chester Anthony Chojnowski, 86, of 107 Birch Grove Drive passed away August...

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Florence E. DelSignore, 83

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Florence Elizabeth DelSignore, 83, of 101 Burke Avenue, Pittsfield, died...

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Rose P. Huban, 91

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Rose P. Huban, 91, a resident of Springside Nursing Facility, passed away...

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Chloa L. Gustafson, 82

WEST STOCKBRIDGE, Mass. — Chloa L. Gustafson, 82, passed away on August 7, 2018, after a short...

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Pedestrian Killed After Being Hit By Train In...

A pedestrian was reportedly killed while walking on the training...

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Smoking Materials Blamed for Fire at North Adams...

A fire was reported as being in the walls of the American Legion...

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Driver Injured in Readsboro Motorcycle Accident

A New York man incurred minor injuries on Friday afternoon when he...

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Marijuana Cultivator Looking to...

Art Babayan of Natick, principal of LC Square LLC, told the...

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Biz Briefs: Williamstown...

Jack Miller Contractors is a full-service general contractor...

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Roadside Grill Brings...

So Rum utilized some space in his property on 180 Main Road in...

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Pedestrian Killed After Being Hit By Train In...

A pedestrian was reportedly killed while walking on the training...

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The Independent Investor: Turmoil in Turkey

There will be no "contagion." What is happening in Turkey is truly a...

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Smoking Materials Blamed for Fire at North Adams...

A fire was reported as being in the walls of the American Legion...

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SVMC Receives Grant for Prevention of Increased...

The Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT)...

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BHS to Close Walk-In Clinic at Pittsfield's...

Berkshire Health Systems says its new Urgent Care Facility on East...

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Tahiti Takeout

Chinese and Polynesian dishes. Daily lunch & dinner Specials. Pittsfield, MA (413)499-4711

www.thetahititakeout.com

Tavern at the

Healthy pub style food, weekend entertainment, beautiful views, banquets. Pittsfield 413-448-9009

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MCLA Summer

Each year, MCLA designs summer course offerings for both traditional and non-traditional students

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Elder Services Appoints New Executive Director

McLaughlin is a leader in the long-term care network in western...

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Saint James Place Elects New Member of Board of...

A cinema and photography graduate of Ithaca College, Davis holds a...

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Clark Art Institute Names Associate Director of...

Prior to joining the Clark, Fowler was the A.W. Mellon fellow in the...

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A & E

First Berkshire Jazz Showcase...

The jazz extravaganza features five of the most popular regional...

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Daughter's Book Celebrates...

Time, and the music-loving public's fidelity have been good to all...

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Clark Art Institute Names Associate Director of...

Prior to joining the Clark, Fowler was the A.W. Mellon fellow in the physical history of art at Yale University from 2016–18, where she taught graduate seminars on the history and philosophy of conservation practice, and coordinated workshops and symposia that introduced graduate students to the... click for more

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'BlacKkKlansman': There's no Politics like Show...

This is stirring stuff, devotedly ferrying the viewer from intriguing adventure yarn to the realization that racism, whether in its inept reaction to inner-city violence or through the reckless injustice perpetuated at our borders, has tacitly become official policy. click for more

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Mass MoCA Announces Its Fall Season

Theatergoers are going to be mad about Mass MoCA this fall. Jon Hamm, the star of the landmark television series “Mad Men,” comes to town this fall to collaborate in a work-in-progress theater project dubbed Fishing, which will see him team with Wilco percussionist Glen Kotche and... click for more

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Enjoy Great Music at Tanglewood, Sevenars, Tannery...

During this penultimate week of the Tanglewood Music Festival, the spotlight will focus on a range of classical fare in varied genres: from chamber and solo piano music by Beethoven, Brahms, Britten and Mahler to symphonic works by Beethoven, Copland, Bartók and Shostakovich. click for more

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Unique Musical Shows Coming to Berkshires This...

It’s an unusual week for music in the Berkshires, with one-offs on offer at two of the major venues in the county. click for more

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North Adams Arts Commission Authority Change Draws...

Mayor Thomas Bernard submitted an amended ordinance to the City Council that removes the commission's control on approving public art installations, turning it into a recommending body on par with certain other city boards, and also addressing a host of grammatical and word changes. click for more

DINING Q&A

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Dining Q&A

Tavern at The A

Tavern at The A Q&A 

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Flavours Q&A

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Grazie's Italian Restaurant Q&A

Grazie's Italian Restaurant Q&A click for more

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Shaker Mill Tavern Q&A

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Berkshire Snapshot

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