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Engineer Drawing Up Bellevue Garage Plans

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The town has hired engineers to draw up multiple plans for a possible new or extended maintenance garage at Bellevue Cemetery. click for more

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SBA Honors Red Apple Butchers And Yummy Treasures

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It was about 10 years ago when Beth Carpenter wanted to get rid of some excess jewelry making supplies. click for more

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Williams Inn Project's Approval Pushed Back a Week

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The Conservation Commission on Thursday heard feedback from the town's consulting engineer on Williams College's application to build a new Williams Inn and decided to continue the hearing on the project for at least one more week. click for more

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North Adams Library Mulls Restoration of Landmark Cupola

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The city may be known for its soaring steeples, but it also has an underused feature whose views easily rival those of its neighboring spires. The Blackinton Mansion's two-story cupola offers an expansive panorama of the city's downtown and its circling mountain range. It's a sight that few... click for more

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Church Seeks Help Making Kits to Aid Hurricane Victims

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The New Hope United Methodist Church is assembling "flood buckets," a 5-gallon bucket of items that people whose homes have been ravaged by flooding can use to aid their cleanup efforts. click for more

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PHS Student Starts Charity For Children Fighting Cancer

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About two years ago Madison Quinn was browsing through Instagram when she found photos of Abel. Abel was a young boy in California fighting cancer. The photos she saw touched her and she reached out to his mother asking what he likes because she wanted to send him a get well present. It was... click for more

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North Adams Mayoral Hopefuls Meet at Chamber, MCLA Forum

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Three of the four mayoral candidates running in the preliminary election on Tuesday offered their positions on questions ranging from economic development to the opioid crisis at a forum Thursday held in the renovated Weave Shed at Greylock Works. click for more

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Neal Talks Politics With Residents at Town Hall Meeting

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U.S. Rep. Richard Neal faced somewhat of a tough crowd at Berkshire Community College Friday night as resident pressed him to move further left on his stances on climate change, health care, and the Israeli Anti-Boycott Act. The Springfield Congressman held a town hall meeting at the college... click for more

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Amherst Boys Soccer Downs...

The Mount Greylock boys soccer team Monday dropped a 5-1 decision on...

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McCann Tech Girls Earn...

The McCann Tech girls soccer team Monday defeated Greenfield.

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Rauscher Records Hat Trick in Monument Boys' Win

Henry Rauscher Monday led the Monument Mountain boys soccer team to a 6-0 win over Taconic. click for more

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Balanced Scoring Leads Hoosac Valley Girls over...

The Hoosac Valley girls soccer team defeated Lee on Monday. click for more

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Hunter Leads Lenox Golfers to Road Win

The Lenox golf team defeated Monument Mountain on Monday. click for more

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Wahconah Volleyball Falls at Amherst

The Wahconah volleyball team lost in straight sets on Monday. click for more

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Josh Billings RunAground Set...

The Josh, which began in 1977, has been a fixture in Berkshire County...

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Obituaries

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Joseph Hall, 72

PITTSFIELD, Mass. —Joseph J. Hall, 72, of Niverville, N.Y., passed away on September 16, 2017,...

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Linda J. Melchiori, 47

DALTON, Mass. — Linda J. Melchiori, 47, of Dalton passed away at home on Friday evening,...

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Sandra Yankey, 53

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Sandra A. Eason Yankey, 53, of 28 Merriam St., passed away at home on...

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Ruby Carver, 89

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Ruby Flood Carver passed away peacefully on September 16, 2017,...

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Frances M. Salvi, 94

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Frances M. Salvi of Pittsfield, Mass., passed away peacefully on Monday,...

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Brandy-Lee M. Hebert, 37

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Brandy-Lee Marie Hebert, 37, of North Adams, Mass., died on Wednesday,...

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Henry J. Breen III, 60

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. &mndash; Henry Joseph "Hank" Breen III, 60, of North Adams, Mass.,...

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Stanley P. Wilk, 89

CHESHIRE, Mass. — Mr. Stanley Peter Wilk, 89, of Cheshire died on Tuesday, September 12, 2017...

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Mary E. Palma, 82

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Mary E. Palma, 82, of Pittsfield passed away Saturday, September 9, 2017,...

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Pittsfield Man Shot On Linden Street

A 24-year-old man was shot on Linden Street early Thursday...

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Pittsfield Police Investigate Reports of Man...

The suspect is said to dark-skinned, standing about 6-foot-tall, with...

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North Adams Tiny House Builders...

B&B was started by Hoosac Valley High classmates Chris St. Cyr,...

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Biz Briefs: Wild Oats...

To participate in the program, schools must register online....

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SBA Honors Red Apple Butchers...

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@theMarket: NK Missile Dud on Wall Street

The North Korean boy who cried wolf is alive and well, but seems to...

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Pittsfield Man Shot On Linden Street

A 24-year-old man was shot on Linden Street early Thursday...

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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 BMCs Dental Clinic

This collaboration between CHP and BHS will help provide improved...

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Letter: Clarksburg School Project Not a Good...

I believe greatly in investing in infrastructure and in education...

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Guest Column: Berkshire Museum's New Vision...

The museum's Board of Trustees wanted to take this opportunity to...

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Surgeon Joins Urology Professional Services of...

Dr. Yared is accepting new patients in need of Urology care and is...

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MCLA Welcomes Seven New Faculty Members

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts recently welcomed seven new,...

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SVMC ExpressCare Practice Welcomes New Physician...

Racela earned her certificate in Physician Assistant Studies from...

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Clark Art Celebration Honors...

The events coincide with the Clark's special exhibit "No Rules: Helen...

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'The Good Catholic': It's a...

Filmmaker Paul Shoulberg's "The Good Catholic" is a convenient,...

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Citizens Continue to Protest Berkshire Museum Art...

Sharon Gregory has reviewed more than a decade of the Berkshire Museum's financials and says the situation isn't nearly as dire as the organization says. And Gregory isn't just anybody, she is someone with 40 years of financial experience. She retired as the vice president of business... click for more

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'Tulip Fever': When Speculation Was in Bloom

A fascinating backdrop for an intricate if not convoluted, seriocomic love story that could have very well been written by Nel Coward gives director Justin Chadwick's "Tulip Fever" an arthouse cachet. But while patience is a virtue, the esoteric appeal of this costumed affair set in 17th-century... click for more

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Clark Art Institute Appoints New Director for...

Saltzman is the chair of the Department of the History of Art at Bryn Mawr College and is the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Chair in the Humanities. She will lead the program's international agenda of intellectual events and collaborations and will oversee the Clark's residential Fellows program, all... click for more

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Cultural Council Announces 'EBT Card to Culture'

The state's "EBT Card to Culture" will offer low-income families access to more than 100 nonprofit arts, history, and science venues across the state through free or discounted admission. click for more

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World-Class Architect Climbs Aboard Model Railroad...

For the governors and Krens, this is a bit of "unfinished business" dating back to 1988 to pump economic activity into the state's smallest city. All three had a hand in the beginnings of Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art that was hoped jumpstart an economy left in shambles by the departure... click for more

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Williams College Museum of Art Announces Interim...

As interim leaders, Dorin and Coggins will be responsible for providing direction to the outstanding staff, maintaining an ambitious schedule of upcoming exhibitions and programs, and enhancing student and faculty engagement. click for more

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Grazie's Italian Restaurant

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Korean Garden Q&A

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