|Gene Wein 'What High School Athletics Should Be About'|
"He was always positive and always supportive." — John Franzoni
|Newman Returns to Mass; Ordered To Be Held Without Bail|
Judge Michael Ripps ordered that he be held without bail
|Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation Awards $2.1 Million in Summer Grants Cycle|
The foundation distributed a total of $266,234 in grants to individuals and nonprofits and $445,444 in scholarships to high school, college and graduate school students in the four-county region it serves.
|Babe Ruth Team Raising Funds for World Series Trip|
Anyone interested in donating money directly to the team can send checks payable to "Pittsfield Babe Ruth World Series Fund," to Tanya Mullin, Babe Ruth Treasurer, 54 Ontario St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201.
|Southwestern Vermont Readies Pownal Campus|
"There's a problem now and a growing problem in that most of the practices in our area are not taking new patients or there's a really long waiting list." — Dr. Trey Dobson
|Multicultural BRIDGE Summer Program Returns|
The curriculum is based on evidence-based research on how to support a child’s overall success, engagement with peers and adults, development and, most of all happiness in today’s social climate.
|Quadland's Flowers Seeks New Owners for Its Next Century|
"People move away, their children move away, their grandchildren move away, and they think Quadland's when they need flowers." — Cynthia Martin
|Clarksburg Bridge Bid High; Town Hires 2 Police Officers|
The board affirmed the hire of two new part-time officers, technically "reserve intermittent" officers, to fill two open spots.
|Suspect In Pittsfield Shooting Arrested In New York|
Thomas Lee Newman Jr., 18, is being charged with the murder of Keenan S. Pellot Jr. in the Tyler Street shooting.
|Volunteers Clean Up at North Adams' First Annual Appalachian Trail Day|
"We have music from Common Folk, it's a super nice day, and we have some good food." — Joshua Moran
|Pittsfield Election: Nomination Deadline Passes|
There will be a four-way race for mayor, which causes a preliminary election to narrow the field to two.
|Aggie Fair Crowns 2015 Prince & Princess.|
The prince and princess were chosen by a panel of judges after answering questions about why they wanted the titles.
|First Responders Receive Tactical Training at Drury High School|
Although the specific drills on Saturday dealt with a shooter on scene, Barry said the skills taught could be applied in a number of situations.
|Our Neighbors: The Teacher|
As a teacher, Miss Haskins was of the "old school" variety, with a firm belief in the three Rs and the value of corporal punishment.