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Adams Appoints Two New Police Officers

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Police Chief Richard Tarsa asked the board Wednesday to promote reserve Police Officer Natasha Antona to full time and bring on Dylan Vandoloski as a reserve. click for more

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Bigg Daddy's Cheesesteaks Opens Downtown Pittsfield...

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There is no longer a need for people in Pittsfield to drive down to the city of brotherly love to get Geno's or Pats or Tony Luke's cheesesteaks. Authentic Philly Cheesesteaks are now available right on North Street. Xavier Jones opened Bigg Daddy's Philly Steak House in Crawford Square on... click for more

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Adams Sees Greylock Glen's Future With Reveal of Outdoor...

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Officials on Friday unveiled the design for the Nordic ski and outdoor center for the 1,063-acre glen at the foot of Mount Greylock. The $6.5 million project is expected to go to bid next spring with a projected opening in fall 2020. click for more

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Adams Selectmen Meet New Adams-Cheshire Superintendent

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School Committee Chairman Paul Butler introduced Vosburgh at Wednesday's meeting and Vosburgh said he has spent the last few weeks getting to know the district. click for more

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McCann Receives Almost $200,000 in Grant Funds

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Superintendent James Brosnan was happy to tell the School Committee on Thursday that he recently visited Salem High School, where Gov. Charlie Baker awarded grant. click for more

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Pittsfield Looks to Hold Tax Lien Auction This Fall

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The city will look at holding another tax lien auction later this fall. According to Director of Finance Matthew Kerwood, the city intends to host the auction in late fall to recoups some back taxes. The auctions essentially sell off liens on delinquent taxpayer properties to the highest bidder,... click for more

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TurboProp Owner Pulls Donation Over 'Turmoil' at North...

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The airport's largest business is threatening to pull funding for a planned administrative building and file suit against the city over "turmoil" caused by convicted rapist Alex Kelly. click for more

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Cultural Pittsfield This Week:...

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Be Safe When the Temperatures...

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Theater Review: Love Versus...

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Eugene's Stop Secures Win in Western Mass Senior...

The Hills team Friday won its second straight Western Mass Senior Bowl title. click for more

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Boys Lacrosse Coaches Name Waterman County's MVP

The Berkshire County high school boys lacrosse team Friday announced their all-league selections. click for more

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Obituaries

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Laurel Scialabba, 71

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Laurel Ann (Benham) Scialabba, 71, died unexpectedly June 19, 2018, at...

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Lauraine Pelletier, 88

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Lauraine Theresa Pelletier, 88, formerly of Orlando Avenue, Pittsfield,...

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William B. Borden Sr., 70

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — William Ben Borden Sr., 70, of Pittsfield, Mass., gained his heavenly wings...

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Sylvia D. Duquette, 71

CHESHIRE, Mass. — Sylvia Dorothy (Albrycht) Duquette, 71, of Cheshire, Mass., died Thursday,...

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Frances V. Roberts, 94

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Frances Virginia (Berasi) Roberts, 94, of North Adams, Mass., formerly of...

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Dora W. Guerra, 81

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — Dora Warren LeMere Guerra, 81, of Cleveland, Texas, passed away...

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Ronald R. Anderson, 80

CHESHIRE, Mass. — Mr. Ronald Robert Anderson, 80, of Cheshire died on Monday, June 18, 2018, at...

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Lucy P. Sanecki, 96

ADAMS, Mass. — Lucy P. “Gigi” (Libardi) Sanecki, 96, of Adams died Monday evening,...

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Joyce Perras, 76

ADAMS, Mass. — Joyce Knickerbocker Perras, 76, of 75 Commercial St. passed away Sunday morning,...

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Bigg Daddy's Cheesesteaks Opens...

There is no longer a need for people in Pittsfield to drive down...

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Business

Adams Sees Greylock Glen's...

Officials on Friday unveiled the design for the Nordic ski and...

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BIC Organization Ramps...

The BIC, as an organization, is back on track after the infusion...

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@theMarket: Ignore the Noise and Profit

The world is in turmoil. The news is all bad. Trump is threatening to...

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The Independent Investor: The Next Recession

So how does an economy go from blue skies to dark clouds in so short...

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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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New Doctor Named to SVMC Board of Trustees

Salem is a general surgeon in the Southwestern Vermont Medical Center...

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SVMC Board Welcomes Retired Nurse

McGuire is a graduate of Vermont College/Norwich University and has...

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Barrington Stage Names New Director of...

Provenz was the director of the Annual Fund and Special Events at...

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Big Names, Great Popular...

First things first: If you don't have your tickets to the Barrington...

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This week, three magnificent presenter "T"s share the spotlight,...

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Barrington Stage Names New Director of Development

Provenz was the director of the Annual Fund and Special Events at Berkshire Country Day School for the past three years, where she implemented all aspects of fundraising in support of the $3.5 million annual budget. She also helped complete a $3.2 million Capital Campaign, surpassing the $3 million... click for more

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Theater Review: Love Versus Broadway at the...

In song, dance and frequently hilarious performances, love and Broadway are the heart of their conflicts in the world premiere comedic musical "The Royal Family of Broadway" at Barrington Stage Company. While not always perfect, the production is huge, dazzling and great fun. click for more

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'Ocean's 8': What's Bad for the Gander is Bad for...

With these parameters for pardons of the motion picture variety long in place, I scoured my brain to find what great accomplishment or rationale gives Sandra Bullock's Debbie Ocean and her seven accomplices the right to heist a $150 million necklace at the Met Gala. click for more

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Popular Music Scene Awakens in the Berkshires

You can look forward to this column as a tip sheet about upcoming shows. I won't review them; I will preview them, and I'll try to persuade you to attend a concert or show that is either in your musical comfort zone or that expands your musical horizons. click for more

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Musical Festival Season Appears on the Horizon

My goal, as your musical guide, will be to assist you in choosing venues to visit and performances to attend. Each week there will be "something to suit every taste," as the saying goes, but I will try, from mid-June through Labor Day, to highlight exceptional offerings that may pique your... click for more

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'Adrift': Cast Away in an Inconvenient Genre

Deeming myself the test canary that miners lower into the prohibiting depths, I emerged from "Adrift" rather impressed by its ability to render me uncomfortable and anticipatory, as well as to make me worry, at least for the length of the movie, for the well-being and destiny of its likable enough... click for more

DINING Q&A

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Dining Q&A

Grazie's Italian Restaurant

Grazie's Italian Restaurant... 

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Flavours Q&A

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Shaker Mill Tavern Q&A

Shaker Mill Tavern Q&A click for more

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Korean Garden Q&A

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