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|Northern Berkshire Children's Parade Winners Announced
Two groups even copied costumes that had been worn by parents and relatives in past parades
'The Intern': Works Well Enough
Now, I don't want De Niro to take it the wrong way when I say he has gone from Godfather to Fairy Godfather.
Bianchi's Name To Sit Atop November Election Ballot
Representatives from each campaign sealed their candidate's name in a small envelop and the clerks pulled them from a box to determine the order.
Pediatric Development Center Sets Annual 5K Fundraiser
The race benefits the center, a nonprofit early intervention program that provides therapeutic services for children between birth and 3.
Letter: Gaetani Running Write-in Campaign
The special interest groups have forced every city in town in America into the fiscal mess they find themselves in today.
Former Marine Takes Over at Local Jewish War Veterans
Waldheim is looking to increase participation among younger veterans in the Jewish community.
2015 Fall Foliage Festival Events
"There will be hundreds and hundreds of hotdogs," said Director of Communications Jodi Joseph
Cultural Pittsfield This Week: Oct. 2-8
Adams-Cheshire School Committee OKs Mediation Program; Holds Costa Rica Trip
"What we are trying to do is let them know that we are here to try to solve problems." — William Ballen
Pittsfield's 2015 MCAS Scores: Good, Bad, Ugly
"We definitely saw some good. We definitely saw some bad. We definitely saw some ugly." — Jason McCandless
North Adams' UNO Program Celebrates 25 Years
"They called us the vigilantes; we were tough." — Shirley Davis
State Breaks Ground On War Memorial Tower Renovations
"We will fulfill our mission to bring back the glory of the War Memorial." — Carol Sanchez
Sonsini Animal Shelter Celebrating Renovations
A public open house will be held on Saturday, Oct. 3, from noon to 5.
Pittsfield Authorizes Payment Of Dated Bills
"The result is that we didn't leave enough money for these other bills." — Bruce Collingwood
North County Emergency Responders Receive National Award
"You could say that we do it better than anyone else right now, and it's a team effort." — Amalio Jusino
Southwestern Vermont Medical Prepped for 'Active Shooter' Scenario
"They reported this morning that our emergency department was the best drill they've ever witnessed." — Leslie Keefe
Lanesborough Linking Police Software With Sheriff's Department
"We are fortunate to have this close by asset." — Paul Sieloff
Annual BerkshireWorks Job Fair Offered More Jobs, More Employers
"I think that it is a sign that the recession is receding and companies are hiring." — Amy Demarest
North Adams Happenings: Sept. 30-Oct. 6
Farmers' Skills Can Pay Off for Investors, Too
As an investor, you, too, need to keep a cool head, especially in the face of volatile markets, political turmoil and changes in the economy.
Column: Five Years of Type One Diabetes Is Long Enough
I want to do everything I can to support the people who maybe one day, if we pray hard enough and care hard enough, actually can take it away from her.
MSBA Board Votes Mount Greylock Regional School into Schematic Design Phase
In the Schematic Design phase, the Mount Greylock Regional School District and the MSBA will look at possible options for an addition and renovation project at the school.
Adams-Cheshire OKs Letter to Lanesborough; Discusses Eliminating Class Rank
"I don't think it is a good measure for students' abilities." — Regina Hill
Appointment of Special Police Officers Petitions Rejected in Pittsfield
"These have no impact on our staffing abilities or our current operations." — Michael Wynn
Mount Greylock Explains Apportionment Plan to Williamstown Selectmen
"One thing ... is making sure the agreement is equitable not only at the moment of bonding but making sure it's equitable dynamically." — Steven Miller