|Spring Prescription Drug Take Back Day Set for April 25|
Anyone with unused, unwanted and expired prescription, over-the-counter and controlled medications should stop by to dispose of them safely.
|Congressman Neal Files Bill To Combat Heroin Overdoses|
"This is a life-saving treatment, but many are deterred from providing these medications for fear of litigation." — Richard Neal.
|Pittsfield Toddler Reunited With Life-Saving Medical Team|
"To see him playing with his brother and smiling was the ultimate reward." — Ted Handler
|Berkshire Legislators Hear About Disability Issues|
"We really do count on you as partners in this endeavor. We count on you to teach us, to remind us what's important." — Rep. Tricia Farley-Bouvier
|Pittsfield Joining North Adams in Mayor's Fitness Challenge|
"It's about making subtle changes in your life that will hopefully stick and lead to other changes." — Richard Alcombright
|Adult Day Health Offers Programming, Support|
"We tend to fly below the radar or people think that we are a clinic or a nursing home, and they don't understand what we do exactly." — Ce Swanson
|Letter: Increasing the Minimum Age to Purchase Tobacco|
According to the report, if the minimum legal age was raised to 21 now, by the time today's teenagers are adults, we would see a 12 percent decrease in smoking rates.
|Group Aims To Provide Diapers To Those Who Need Them|
"We've only started in September but it has really hit a community need." — Marie Rudden.
|Fairview Medical Staff Gives Donation to Community|
The donation will help the pantry purchase fresh foods to distribute on a weekly basis.
|Adams Revokes Turn Hall Food Permit; Hears 'Malicious' Hoarding Case|
"They can't serve food if they have a baby shower or a wedding reception." — Code Enforcement Officer Scott Koczela
|Residents Voice Health Concerns With BCC Turf Field Project|
"It is a nice, nice area so why introduce so many toxins?" — Carol Zullo
|Brien Center Employees Protest Contract Wage Offer|
"We have people that are just leaving continually." — Meagan Parker
|Berkshire Health Systems, OB/GYN Practices Partner|
The three practices joining under the Berkshire Health Systems Physician Practice Group are Berkshire OB/GYN Associates, located in Pittsfield and Lenox, and Northern Berkshire OB/GYN and GYN Services of the Berkshires, located in Adams.
|North County Group Lobbies for Hospital Reopening|
"What I need to do is to make certain whatever comes back here is sustainable." — Mayor Richard Alcombright