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Attorney General Upholds Williamstown's Waubeeka...

The owner of Waubeeka Golf Links has been chomping at the bit to move forward with a proposal to diversify the property in an effort to preserve the 50-year-old enterprise. After a six-month review of the Waubeeka Overlay District bylaw passed at May's annual town meeting, the Attorney General's... click for more

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Berkshire County Arc Holds Annual Meeting

Berkshire County Arc singled out a few of its 700 employees for awards at Friday morning's 62nd annual meeting. click for more

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Live Feed: Pittsfield Lights the Christmas Tree

Pittsfield holds its tree lighting at Park Square with hot cocoa and a visit from Santa Claus. click for more

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Williamstown's Chopsticks Restaurant Reopens

After a six-week closure to address building code issues, a Main Street Chinese restaurant has been cleared to reopen, Town Hall reported Friday morning. click for more

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Williamstown's Holiday Walk Returns Saturday

Carols, cookies and canines will help lift holiday spirits this weekend in the Village Beautiful. The Williamstown Chamber of Commerce's annual Holiday Walk gets under way at 9 a.m. Saturday morning with the Run with the Reindeer 5-kilometer run and offers up a full day of family-friendly... click for more

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BRPC Urges Single Environmental Report to Move...

Because of all of the work done already to bring the Berkshire Scenic Railway to Hoosac Street in Adams, BRPC says only one environmental review is needed. The Berkshire Scenic Railway is already operating on tracks between Renfrew Street and North Adams and the plans have been to continue that... click for more

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Sand Mill Road Bridge Repair Likely To Start In...

The Board of Selectmen squared away paperwork needed to go out to bid for the Sand Mill Road Bridge repair project and work is likely to start in the spring. The board signed paperwork Tuesday that will be sent to the state Department of Transportation's Chapter 90 division to approve spending... click for more

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High School Bowling League...

Drury's bowlers edged Pittsfield on opening day on Friday at Ken's...

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'For Them to Play Here Was...

The Wahconah football team Saturday enjoyed the kind of experience...

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Mashpee Comes Back to Top Wahconah in State Final

The Wahconah football team Saturday felt short in its bid to win a state championship. click for more

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Wahconah Seniors Savor Return Trip to Foxborough

The Wahconah football team faces Mashpee on Saturday afternoon for a state championship. click for more

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Bledsoe to High School Captains: Game 'Develops,...

Wahconah's football captains were at Gillette Stadium Tuesday for the Football State Championship Breakfast. click for more

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Mount Greylock's Albano Named Berkshire County MVP

The Berkshire County high school volleyball coaches announced their all-league teams on Tuesday. click for more

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North Adams Indoor Sports...

The Cages at the Mill is entering its fourth year of providing indoor...

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Wahconah Athletics football receives its state runner-up trophy on...
Wahconah Athletics takes 13-12 lead on Genaway 9 run.
Wahconah Regional High School Wahconah Athletics will be the home team...

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Obituaries

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Arthur Stein, 91

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The family of Arthur Stein is heartbroken to announce the passing of our...

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Mildred J. Grandchamp, 94

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Mildred J. (Dennis) Grandchamp, 94, of North Adams died Monday, November...

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Janet A. Roy, 82

DALTON, Mass. — Dalton lost an exceptional woman with an amazing spirit who was loved and...

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David A. Shears, 60

ADAMS, Mass. — Mr. David A. Shears, 60, of Adams died on Sunday, November 27, 2016, at...

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Jaclyn A. Boudreau, 38

ADAMS, Mass. — Jaclyn Ann Biagini Boudreau, 38, of Adams died on Saturday, November 26, 2016,...

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Mary Baccoli, 84

LEE, Mass. — Mary Rose Contenta Baccoli, 84, of East Center Lee passed away peacefully at Mount...

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Concetta McCarthy, 93

LEE, Mass. — Concetta “Connie” McCarthy, 93, of Lee, died Saturday evening,...

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Alice M. MacMullen, 91

ANDISFIELD, Mass. — Alice May MacMullen, 91, of River Road in Sandisfield, died Wednesday,...

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Gilda E.Monterosso, 92

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - Gilda Elaine DiNicola Monterosso, 92, of Springside Avenue died peacefully with...

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Pittsfield Teen Accosted On Elm Street

Police are looking for a man who accosted a 17-year-old girl on Elm...

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Pittsfield Man Pleads Guilty to MassHealth Fraud

A Pittsfield man has pleaded guilty and been sentenced in connection...

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North Adams Indoor Sports...

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Attorney General Upholds...

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Williamstown's Chopsticks...

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Pittsfield Teen Accosted On Elm Street

Police are looking for a man who accosted a 17-year-old girl on Elm...

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Pittsfield Man Pleads Guilty to MassHealth Fraud

A Pittsfield man has pleaded guilty and been sentenced in connection...

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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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Southwestern Vermont Health Care's Chief Nursing...

Nominees for the award possess clinical expertise and scholarship in...

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Guest Column: Going to the Dogs

Years ago, cities and towns started eliminating the swimming pools...

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Letter: Condemn Trump/Bannon

I stood before this City Council in 2003 to ask the council to stand...

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Letter: Thanks for Quitting Smoking

This Thanksgiving season, I'd like to remind readers to thank a...

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Hoosac Valley Names Adams Scholarship Recipients

This scholarship is based on the student's high academic achievement...

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Williams Professor Wins Musicological Society...

The H. Colin Slim Award honors each year a musicological article of...

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SVHC Honors Employees with 2016 Putnam Awards

One award every year is presented for each of the organization’s five...

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'Moonlight': Illuminating

It is a subtlety among the ferocity, a nod to the human heart and...

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Drury to Perform Manilow's...

More than 65 students in the Drury arts wing will take their audience...

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Barrington Stage Company Names Director of...

Pirsig joins the Barrington Stage Company team having previously served as the director of development at Flat Rock Playhouse (Flat Rock, N.C.) and assistant director of development for Virginia Stage Company in Norfolk. click for more

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Norman Rockwell Museum Announces New Director of...

During his tenure at the Museum he has secured funding for art conservation, art storage and facilities needs, overseen a 1,600 percent growth in collections and curated or co-curated a number of contemporary exhibitions such as "Mort Künstler: The Art of Adventure" and "Litgraphic: The World of... click for more

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Common Folk Host Play Examining Gun Violence

Common Folk will host the play "Venable 8: Three Lessons on Gun Violence" followed by a conversation in hopes to disarm the difficult discussion about gun violence in schools. The local artist's collective production of the three-act play this week examines gun violence in the classroom, why it... click for more

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'Bleed for This': Middleweight Contender

Based on a true story, the travail that was "The Pazmanian Devil's" career should please boxing fans who know the history, and perhaps viewers in general who appreciate a good old struggle against overwhelming odds. Miles Teller is convincing as the pugnacious protagonist, a portrayal only enhanced... click for more

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Classical Beat: Taconic Music Presents First...

Cellist Michael Rudiakov established the tradition of holiday concerts about 20 years ago. After his passing in November of 2000, it was carried on by son Ariel and daughter-in-law Joana. For many years, the concerts were held at the Dorset Church as part of the Manchester Music Festival; this year... click for more

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New Hoosac Valley Theatre Department Performs...

In the past, Hoosac Valley has only done musicals. Boyer said many students are very interested in theater and wanted more options. "They are very excited and they are really happy to do something different because we have only done musicals here so to have a real play for kids who don't like to... click for more

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