|TOP STORIES AROUND THE COUNTY
|Volunteers Sought for Humanitarian Mapping Projects
"These organizations submit a request to a shareware website ... they're looking for volunteers all over the world to work with this." — Theresa Clary
North Adams Cab Company Plans to Relocate
"It is in a neighborhood, and it's not given the same leeway as a business on Main Street." — Chairman Donald Pecor
Pro Hockey Team to Hold Reception, Waiting on State's Blessing
The Berkshire Battalion minor league hockey team will hold a reception for fans on Wednesday evening.
North Adams School Project on Track, Under Budget
"The building is essentially gutted so we can see where there would be a lot of unforeseen in the building right now." — Kenneth Guyette 5 Comments
Developer Details Plans for Former Adams Mill
"It's finally taken a turn where we sort have stepped up the development process and started rather than talk about maybes." — Jeffrey Cohen 6 Comments
Pittsfield Historical Commission Invites Input on St. Mary's Demolition
"I would personally love to hear from the diocese." — Commissioner Thomas Martin 10 Comments
Pittsfield Prepping For New School Costs Estimates
"MSBA wants to make sure we get the program down before we jump into designing the building." — Carl Franceschi
Williams Senior Harrier Wins National Honor
Williams College's Colin Cotton was named the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association's Division III Men's Athlete of the Week on Monday.
Williamstown's Friendship Club Raises Funds for Outings
"We bought small and big teddy bears at the dollar store and dressed them in sweaters and hats we made. They went like hot cakes." — Maggie Guiden
Williams College Football Looks to Bounce Back
The Williams College football team opens its 2014 campaign on Saturday at its new field.
MCLA, Williams to Partner with North Adams Schools on Science
The four-year project, which runs from Sept. 1 through Aug. 18, 2018.
UCP to Celebrate Employees, Volunteers at Annual Meeting
The organization provides a wide range of services to adults, children and families and has office locations in North Adams and Pittsfield.
Rx Roundup Scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 27
Safeguarding your prescriptions is a must. This will not only prevent your own teen, but his or her friends who come over, from taking drugs out of your medicine cabinet or kitchen.
MCLA Presents 'Broadway's Next H!t Musical'
“Students and neighbors alike had tears rolling down their eyes from laughing so hard.” — Jonathan Secor
Money School Series Created For Survivors of Domestic Violence
A $250 stipend will be provided to those who complete the course, as well as free dinner, childcare, and the opportunity to network with bankers and employers.
Pittsfield Tourism Grapples With Downtown Challenges
"I feel like the Visitors Center has been lost in that shuffle." — Jennifer Glockner 3 Comments
SU-71 OKs Superintendent Search; Lanesborough Officials Seek to 'Study' Union
"Obviously, Bob doesn't support it." — Regina DiLego
Allen Heights Vet Team Wins Josh Billings
The 38th annual Josh Billings RunAground triathlon was contested on Sunday in South County.
Adams Cemetery Commission Recommends Fee Hikes
"We are eating away at what we have in the investment account, and if we keep doing that, in six years we will be broke." — Lawrence Clairmont
Williams Men's Soccer Falls, Women Win in OT
Williams men's soccer coach Mike Russo faced off against an old rival for perhaps the last time on Sunday.
Clarksburg Postpones Gravel Crusher Application
"What I'm seeing on paper is your permit has lapsed. This is a gray area here. It needs to be clarified on our end." — William Schrade Jr. 2 Comments
Adams Receives Bids on Planned Train Station
The former car wash will be transformed to welcome visitors from the Berkshire Scenic Railway's Hoosac Valley Service.
Legislative Q&A: State Rep. Paul Mark
"To make colleges more affordable, we're going to improve financial literacy programs." — state Rep. Paul Mark
Williams Soccer, Field Hockey Teams Win at Home
Williams College's men's and women's soccer teams and field hockey team all beat Trinity on Saturday afternoon.
Coalition Brainstorms Topics for Monthly Forums
"No idea is wrong." — Al Bashevkin