|TOP STORIES AROUND THE COUNTY|
|Mount Greylock Enrollment Question Still at Issue
"In 2012, MSBA decided to change its procedure and settle the enrollment first. Now is the time to settle the enrollment." — Carrie Greene
Mass MoCA Extending Hours for Packed 15th Season
"We know that there will be a lot of visitors here and a lot of excitement in the Northern Berkshires." — Jodi Joseph
PEDA Still Hopeful for MBTA Project
"We just want to stay in their face, and be a little cute with it," — Corydon Thurston
North Adams Happenings April 16-22
North Adams Happenings
Berkshire Health Systems Closing In On Deal To Acquire NBH
"Emergency services of this community need to be addressed immediately." — Judge Henry J. Boroff 1 Comment
Edith Wharton Writing Competition Winners Announced
The Mount received a record-breaking number of entries from 22 schools from the Berkshires, Hampshire, and Franklin counties as well as New York, Connecticut and Vermont.
Volunteers needed for the Y's Tie Dye Dash
All volunteers will receive a YMCA T-shirt the day of the event.
Lanesborough Loses Lawsuit Over Laston Park Construction
"There was a trial last summer and there was judgment against the town." — Paul Sieloff.
Williamstown Board Rejects Housing Panel Developer Choice
"To fly in the face of this adamant 6-0 vote of these people who have given so much to work and push this forward ..." — Jane Patton
Save NARH Campaign Looks to Drum Up Wider Support
"I personally invited the governor to the meeting next week or any one he could make," said Michael O'Brien 1 Comment
Pittsfield's Cultural Director Whilden Leaving Post
"The arts are in every single house in Pittsfield." — Megan Whilden
North Adams Closes Beaver Street Over Mudslide Fears
Several hundred yards of the street, Route 8, have been sectioned off just south of the Clarksburg town line and traffic is being detoured. 2 Comments
2014 Alma Riello Scholarship Deadline May 9
This scholarship is open to high school seniors and a total of five scholarships of $200 each will be awarded in May.
Bunny Hop Race Will Support Homeless Shelter
"We're definitely seeing that the need for our services is going to grow." — Lindsay Errichetto
NARH Advocates Bringing Petitions to Beacon Hill
"We've collected about 12,000 signatures on the petitions." — Jim Gander
Lanesborough Briefs: Carnival Returning To Mall
"It's just been a great event." — Joseph Scelsi
Treasurer's Salary Gives Adams Finance Committee Pause
"It's at the pleasure of the town meeting what they want to pay the [elected] officials." — Jonathan Butler
North Adams Library Acquires 'Mill Girl'
"I think it's very exciting to have it." — Trustee Hulda Jowett
North Adams Building Torn Down
The two-story building at 177 River St., which also had contained apartments, was demolished after being mostly empty for a number of years.
Guido's Fresh Marketplace Collecting Pet Food
Look for donation bins in both the Pittsfield and Great Barrington stores.
Clark Art Receives $250,000 Grant For Expansion
"These funds are critical to our ability to complete the project and are an investment that will benefit our community and the Commonwealth for generations to come." — Michael Conforti
Lanesborough School Sets Budget Target
"It is important to have a target but as your work toward it, we are allowed to move the goal posts." — Robert Barton
Williamstown Housing Committee Favors Arch Street Plan
"The reason I'm in favor of Arch Street is it's for both sites and proposes the highest number of units." — Catherine Yamamoto
Pyschiatrist: North Adams Community Dealing With Trauma
"Don't let anyone in the community go it alone." — Dr. Alex Sabo
Officials Vow to 'Rebuild' Health Care in North County
"We need our health system back. We're not going to take no for an answer." — Rep. Gailanne Cariddi
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