|TOP STORIES AROUND THE COUNTY
|Cheshire Asks for Verizon Pole Cleanup, Hears Park Update
"There is a pole that is still there, and it has been there over a year." — Peter LeFebvre
North Adams Vigil Celebrates Addiction Recovery, Mourns Loss
"Addicts don't know they're addicts most of the time." — Michelle Slater
Longtime MCLA Staffer Degen Retiring
“Who gets to have the great opportunities that I’ve had? It’s magic.” — Charlotte Degen
Does Your Plan Need A Makeover?
Whatever you have in mind, it’s always a good move to regularly review your investments and make decisions about your financial strategies.
Girl Scouts to Host 'Geek Is Glam' STEM Expo
Girls will be exposed to some of the area’s top scientific and engineering minds as they engage in the hands-on aspect of exploration and discovery while they build, explore, assemble and imagine.
Williamstown Elementary Clothing Sale Benefits Classrooms
"We could raise as much money with a golf tournament or a fancy dinner. But the thing we always come back to is that it's green." — Cecilia Hirsch
North Adams Happenings: Oct. 1-7
Edward Jones Announces New Financial Adviser for Pittsfield
"I joined this firm because I was impressed with its commitment to individual investors." — Bob Chapman
Bank Employees Raise $13,000 for Alzheimer’s Association
Adams Community Bank’s team donation represents the largest corporate team donation in Berkshire County and Western Massachusetts.
Lisa Cunningham Joins True North Financial
She will be located in True North's Williamstown office.
4-H Club Leader Needed in Williamstown Area
The 4-H program is designed for both boys and girls ages 5-18, broken down to Cloverbuds, Juniors and Seniors.
Williamstown Public Safety Committee Opts to Study Former Bank, Grand Union
"So rather than just do nothing, let's do something." — Andrew Hogeland
North Adams Committee Hears Update on Infrastructure
"It all comes down to equipment and manpower." — Timothy Lescarbeau
Clarksburg Officials Planning Full Review of Town Warrants
"I don't want to impugn anyone's integrity. We have hard-working individuals. What was said shouldn't have been said." — Carl McKinney
Candidates Showing Differences As Governor's Race Heats Up
"This race has really just started. We're going to continue to push every day." — Martha Coakley
Gift Sculpture Installed in Williams' Restored Reading Room
"I was thrilled that the piece would be in the library. The library is the heart of scholarship at the college." — Susan Adler
Mohawk Trail Centennial Dedication Set for Saturday
The road is probably best known for its scenic views, particularly the spectacular displays of fall foliage on the 36-mile trip over the Hoosac Range.
Uncertainty Surrounds Dunkin' Donation of Pittsfield Church
"Logically, for the city, we would like to partner with an organization or a developer that wanted to do something." — Mayor Daniel Bianchi
Clarksburg Golf Course Work in Danger of Shutdown
"We aren't just going to keep throwing money at this if we can't do some little things to help make the money." — Todd Driscoll
Gubernatorial Candidates Spar In Springfield Debate
The five candidates for governor sparred in the first debate leading into the November general election.
Pittsfield Board Revokes Unused Liquor License
"I just think the license carries so much baggage that it can't be saved." — Richard Stockwell
Letters: Thank You, Thank You, Thank You
My family and close friend have been with me from the beginning.
Adams Board of Health Raises Permitting Fees
"We haven't changed these since 2004." — Chairman Allen Mendel
Dunkin' Donuts Withdraws Pittsfield Church Demolition Plan
"As part of our new proposal, we intend to donate the church to the city of Pittsfield, for use as the city deems appropriate." — Greg Nolan
NBBPW to Honor Marilyn Faulkner
She is the perfect example of what the NBBPW stands for, women in business helping community and others.