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Hoosac Valley Ski And Snowboarding Club Returns

There may not be any snow for the cross country skiers, but the Hoosac Valley High School ski and snowboarding club has found luck on higher ground. For the past three weeks, Hoosac Valley snow enthusiasts have made their way up to Berkshire East in Charlemont.

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Hoosac Valley High School to Get New Truck

The Adams-Cheshire Regional School District School Committee approved an agreement to purchase a new $34,709 truck to replace the deteriorating truck currently at the high school. Business Manager David Hinkell requested that the school committee approve a lease to own purchase agreement for a new truck with a plow to replace the old truck purchased in 2000.

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CT Plunkett Repairs Underway; School Will Be Open Friday

Although a malfunction in a bathroom at C.T. Plunkett led to severe flooding in the building, administration anticipates all repairs will be completed before school tomorrow. Adams-Cheshire Regional School District Superintendent Kristen Gordon said a part in the second-floor boys bathroom blew out shortly before dismissal Thursday afternoon. "The water was unbelievable," Gordon said. "It was just a steady stream of water so the second floor was completely flooded. It went down to the firs

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Adams-Cheshire Elementary Schools Improving

"I know his schedule is tight, and I get it, but it was right across the street." — Kristen Gordon

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Adams-Cheshire Superintendent Answers Civic Club Questions

"Last year was a very difficult budget process and this year is not going to be easier." — Kristen Gordon

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Lanesborough Selectmen Want Town Meeting Vote on School District

The Selectmen want to survey town voters by paper ballot about whether they want the board to pursue the dissolution of the regional school district.

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Adams-Cheshire Hears From Deans Of Students

"I am not there for punishment. My role is to change behaviors and to make sure if something happens it does not repeat." — Patricia Misiuk

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Adams-Cheshire District Pledges Better Communication With Cheshire

"I think that put a damper on the whole budget process, and it was just confusing this year." — Carol Francesconi

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Lanesborough FinCom Continues Discussion On School Funding

"You can't cut your way out of it." — Steve Wentworth

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Adams-Cheshire School Committee Halts Costa Rica Fundraising

"I feel bad because there are kids that want to go, thatís why I am torn." — Stephan Vigna

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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

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Adams-Cheshire OKs Letter to Lanesborough; Discusses Eliminating Class Rank

"I don't think it is a good measure for students' abilities." — Regina Hill

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Lanesborough Attorney Outlines School Affiliation Process

"At a minimum it requires one of the towns, the one seeking withdrawal, to have at least two town meetings." — Fred Dupere

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Mazzucco Updates Civic Club on Lanesborough School Dialogue, Revaluation

"It makes our high school more viable and it makes us more sustainable in the long run." — Tony Mazzucco

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Adams-Cheshire Rolls Out Technology Integration Plan

"You can start to see the way we are changing the way education is being delivered." — Mark Kline

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Mount Greylock School Committee Talks Tax Equity, Response to Adams-Cheshire

The committee is developing a proposed amendment to the regional agreement that governs the junior-senior high school district.

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Adams-Cheshire To Make Official Proposal To Lanesborough

"I want to be able to say to the whole community that we are all winners in this, and I think there is a lot of opportunity." — Darlene Rodowicz

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Lanesborough Backs Off Asking MSBA To Delay Mount Greylock Project

"We're not trying to derail the new school. We all think we need a new school." — Hank Sayers

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Williamstown Elementary Facing Boiler Project

"So we have one working boiler, one that is questionable and one that is non-working." — Douglas Dias

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Cheshire Road Paving Pushed Back Because of Sand Mill Bridge Needs

"The blacktop account that we have has near $60,000. One time you could blacktop two or three different roads for that price." — Peter LeFebvre

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Mount Greylock, Lanesborough Committees Discuss Hoosac Valley 'Proposal'

"There's rumors of a proposal, there is discussion of a proposal, but the proposal isn't real." — Richard Cohen

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Adams-Cheshire Hopes for Lanesborough Referendum by Winter

"We are looking at wanting to work with them on how we move forward with a public outreach process." — Tony Mazzucco

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Cheshire Wants to Change Spelling of Hoosic River

"May as well change it now and be done with it." — Barry Emery

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Adams-Cheshire Makes High School Pitch to Lanesborough

"We are presenting a tuition option that would be good for us but great for you." — Tony Mazzucco

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Adams, Mount Greylock District Taxpayers Invited to Three School Forums

The first forum is Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Berkshire Arts and Technology Charter Public School in Adams.

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