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New Adams Receives Town Hall Roof Bid

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The aging roof has been on the town’s radar for some time now and $220,000 was actually allocated in fiscal 2018 to make various repairs to Town Hall. click for more

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Pittsfield's Airport Manager Finds New Opportunity...

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Airport Manager Gloria Bouillon has taken a new job in Beverly. Bouillon has been on the job since February of last year and is credited with moving a number of improvement projects along, increasing revenues, and positioning the airport for years to come. She came to Pittsfield from Colorado,... click for more

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Presence of West Nile Prompts Mosquito Spraying in...

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A truck-mounted adulticide spraying in the area of Elm and Williams from 10 p.m. until midnight on Monday, July 16. If it rains, the spraying will be rescheduled for Wednesday, July 18. click for more

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Red Sox World Series Trophy to Appear in North Adams

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The trophy will be on view from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visitors will be allowed to take photos with the trophy, but please note, no touching. click for more

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Community Sidewalk Mural Featured at DownStreet Art

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The Public Arts Commission on Wednesday approved the first of four proposed sidewalk murals commissioned by the Berkshire Cultural Resource Center. click for more

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Adams Needs Funding Source for Cemetery Shed

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Commissioner Bruce Shepley told the commission Wednesday that although they may have found a proper storage shed to meet cold storage needs at Bellevue Cemetery, actually purchasing it may be a problem. click for more

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Caccaviello, Harrington Campaigns Take Aim at Each Other

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District Attorney Candidates Paul Caccaviello and Andrea Harrington have taken aim at each other over the last few weeks. Caccaviello first challenged Harrington's fitness for office, saying she doesn't have the "basic qualifications" needed. click for more

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Review: 'Hair' is a Must See

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Judith M. Whitney, 70

DALTON, Mass. — Judith “Judy” Marie Whitney, 70, of East Housatonic Street, Dalton,...

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Fred Skrocki, 95

ADAMS, Mass. — Mr. Fred Skrocki, 95, of Adams died early Friday morning, July 13, 2018, at his...

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Evelyn M. Leonesio, 94

ADAMS, Mass. — Mrs. Evelyn M. (Bissaillon) Leonesio, 94, of Adams died Thursday morning, July...

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Louis S. Zimmerman, 69

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — Louis Seymour (Sey) Zimmerman was a man full of life who always made...

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David A. Shaker, 95

David A. Shaker, 95, a former long time resident of North Adams, MA, died on Wednesday, July 11, 2018...

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Edward A. Filiault

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Edward Armand Filiault died peacefully early on the morning of July 11,...

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Joseph Biros, 79

ADAMS, Mass. — Mr. Joseph Biros, 79, of Adams died on Friday, July 6, 2018, at North Adams...

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Ashley M. Benlien, 24

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Ashley Marie Benlien, 24, of Pittsfield passed away July 9, 2018, after a...

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Sandra M. Lubold, 73

BECKET, Mass. — Sandra Marie Pemble Lubold, 73, of 638 County Road, Becket, died Saturday, July...

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Vermont Motorcyclist Injured in Pittsfield...

A Vermont motorcyclist was injured Thursday afternoon after colliding...

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Pittsfield Man Accused of Attempting To Pull Gun...

Police say a 21-year-old city man attempted to pull a gun on police...

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Emerging Trend of E-Bikes Comes...

Berkshire Bike and Board is finding a burgeoning market in...

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North Adams Airport Approved...

The board had approved a new contemporary building two years ago...

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North Adams Planners Advise...

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Vermont Motorcyclist Injured in Pittsfield...

A Vermont motorcyclist was injured Thursday afternoon after colliding...

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Pittsfield Man Accused of Attempting To Pull Gun...

Police say a 21-year-old city man attempted to pull a gun on police...

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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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CHP to Assume Management of BMC’s Dental Clinic

This collaboration between CHP and BHS will help provide improved...

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Letter: 180 Households Are Saving With Community...

Solstice announced that only 20 spots remain in a set of Barre solar...

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Letter: Mount Greylock Educators Want Current...

Educators from what will be a unified Mount Greylock Regional School...

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Letter: Caccaviello Clear Choice for DA

My family and I were the victims of a housebreak, so I know who I...

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Berkshire Money Management Welcomes Third Hire of...

Bielski, who is a registered investment advisor, brings nearly two...

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Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Appoints New...

Dr. Themarge Small of SVMC OB/GYN was elected president and Dr. Marie...

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Adams Native Selected for National Leadership...

Polidoro, an Adams, Mass., native, is a manager at Matrix Financial,...

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Save The Art Continues...

Tom Patti considered it a compliment to have his art in the same...

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Clark Art Names New Associate Curator of...

Wiesenberger's interests span modern and contemporary art, design, and architecture. He has been a member of the Yale faculty since 2013, teaching a seminar on the history and theory of graphic design in the school's MFA program in graphic design click for more

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Bernstein, Bang on a Can, and Everything In...

Yes, I'm stretching the word by calling the upcoming shows "pop." But they are popular in the best sense of the word —they appeal to everyone. For me, great music knows no boundaries. click for more

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Review: 'Hair' is a Must See

This production of "Hair" is far more than good. It is astonishing! The unbelievable energy of the 15-member cast not only brings that troubling and exciting time of our history to life on the stage, it reawakens our spirits and our souls. We want to get on the stage to dance and protest with them. click for more

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Tanglewood, Tannery Pond, Taconic Music, Sevenars...

Simply stated, what you’ll see and hear this week in these four venues is a sampling of the very best within the richness and diversity of classical music programming in our region – all brilliantly performed. click for more

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Berkshire Museum Releases Financial Statements

The Berkshire Museum has released its financial reports in an effort to prove that the art sale was needed to keep the museum open. The museum posted its independent audit, its federal tax statement Form 990, the Massachusetts state tax statement required as a non-profit, and annual filing for... click for more

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Review: Bernstein Goes to 'Town' at Tanglewood

The performance took place at Tanglewood on the evening of July 7 before a huge, enthusiastic audience. It was part of this summer's Bernstein 100 birthday celebration. Even the weather was in the cool, comfortable 60s. click for more

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