BArT had the highest 10th-Grade MCAS proficiency levels of all of Berkshire County on the 2015 English, math and science tests.
Our voices were welcome before; I leave it to the readers to ponder why they are not welcome now.
What impact does this tax rate/tax bill have on mortgage payments for those taxpayers with a tax escrow in their mortgage?
It's a long-term project that was initiated by young people in our community who invested a lot of heart and time. I know. I was there.
I'm running for councilor at large because for the past four years I have missed representing the people of Pittsfield.
John Barrett has proven he has the ability to pursue creative and practical solutions.
Most of his involvement was to show his defiance for every initiative brought before the council.
I hope that residents of North Adams will take a close look at the very important School Committee race and make sure you get Ms. Jacobs into one of the three available seats.
For 26 years, John Barrett III was able to lead North Adams through tough times and keep our city moving forward.
It has been an honor to serve on your City Council for the past two years.
This is a story of a festival with a happy beginning and, unfortunately, an unhappy ending.
Due to misguided priorities and policies we are witnessing our beloved city atrophy, not progress.
We do not need to look to the future to see his vision.
I will be casting my vote for John Barrett III and I urge you to do the same, to keep North Adams moving forward.
I appreciate Mayor Alcombright's willingness to roll up his sleeves and help community members address these issues.