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Pittsfield Dentist Named Volunteer Hero by the Massachusetts Dental Society
Dr. Sakshaug was acknowledged by his peers for substantial contributions to organized dentistry at both the state and local district levels.

Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Welcomes New Hospitalist
Dr. Miller has worked as a hospitalist in Massachusetts, including in positions at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield and North Adams Regional Hospital, since 2005.

Acupuncturist, Psychotherapist Join Forces in Lenox
Two practitioners of the healing arts, Dawn Meltzer and Louisa Weeden, have come together to provide expanded body/mind health options for those interested in a more holistic approach to their physical and mental well-being.

Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Staff Earn Patient Safety Certification
"Earning this credential attests to Alex's and Evelyn's professional competency in patient safety science and application," said Tejal K. Gandhi, president of CBPPS. "This achievement demonstrates their expertise in this critical discipline and positions them among those committed to and leading patient safety work."

North Adams Barber Still Cutting Hair After 60 Years
Gus' Barbershop has been a North Adams fixture for decades. Generations of locals and out-of-towners have stopped in to get a trim and experience the authentic barbershop experience. "I love cutting hair, and I am good at it. I have been doing it all my life," Jammalo said. "I like people so much. I can afford to retire but I like people coming in to talk and I love being barber. "I am not quitting until I get sick or die."

SVMC Specialist Earns Doctor of Nursing Practice
Thuermer's focus was in education with research looking at older adult experiences with adhering to a sodium-restricted diet with symptomatic heart failure.

Two Berkshire County Natives Promoted at Pittsfield Co-op
Donald A. Kuczarski will now serve the 127-year old financial institution as their senior vice president of Commercial Lending while Peter M. Marchetti will serve as senior vice president of Retail Banking and Operations.

North Adams Native Serving on Navy Ballistic Missile Submarine
A 2011 McCann Technical School graduate and North Adams, Mass., native is serving in the Navy as part of a crew working aboard one of the world's most advanced ballistic missile submarines, the USS Henry M. Jackson. Petty Officer 2nd Class Jeffrey Strange is a missile technician serving aboard the Bangor-based boat, one of 14 Ohio-class ballistic missile submarines.

Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Recognizes Medical Staff
Special acknowledgements are made to two providers who exhibit the qualities of teamwork and clinical excellence, and to those celebrating career milestones.

SVHC Names 2016 Outstanding Volunteer of the Year
Johnson is a volunteer for the lobby information desk and has served the health system for 17 years. She is a role model volunteer and shows great commitment and support for everyone she encounters. She gives a tremendous amount of her time providing effective and committed service to patients.

Raymond James Affiliation Forms New Park Square Partnership
Rice joins Paul A. Fortini, vice president, investments, and branch manager in a newly formed partnership, Park Square Financial Advisors of Raymond James.

Berkshire Music School Board of Trustees Elects New Officers, Trustees
New trustees are Brenda Burdick, Lynn Festa, Paul Houston and Jean Stackhouse. Trustees continuing in their current three-year terms are Gina Coleman, Michael Hinkley, Marianna Poutasse and Ingrid Richardson.

Dalton Physician Joins CHP-Neighborhood Health Center in Pittsfield
Most recently in practice at Dalton Medical Associates, Lehmann is board certified in internal medicine and is a graduate of Trinity College University of Dublin, where she earned degrees in medicine and surgery.

MCLA Names New Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Hastings grew up in Williamstown. That experience provides her with years of perspective into the college’s growth over the years. The accolades that MCLA has received in recent years, she said, put the college in an excellent position for further development and recognition.

West to Speak at National Realtors Conference
West will present a session at the conference titled "Basic Principles to Equity Marketing."

 
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