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TOP STORIES AROUND THE COUNTY
Mount Greylock Committee Rejects Enrollment Recommendation
"You have to essentially be willing to say, yes, we could be a two-member town only." — Carolyn Greene   1 Comment

Lanesborough Digs Into Police, Fire, Highway Budgets
"There were a lot of cuts that were made that were painful." — Robert Ericson

Mount Greylock Alum Jaffe Returns to Perform Benefit Concert
"I just generally hope people will get excited about the schools." — Ben Jaffe

Mount Greylock Building Committee: Keep Choice, Tuition Students
"The idea that not proceeding with the feasibility study is a zero-cost option is a fantasy." — David Langston

Article Asks Hancock Voters To Pull Out of Mount Greylock
"The cost of education has skyrocketed. Mount Greylock is pushing $16,000. McCann is $19,400. That's MCLA money." — Sherman Derby

Choice, Tuition Students at Issue at Mount Greylock Enrollment Forum
"We are subsidizing other community's children." — Lanesborough resident Ray Jone

Mount Greylock Trims Budget in Response to Lanesborough Meeting
"Since we went to that meeting on Thursday, we've been scurrying around to figure out where we get another $100,000." — Rose Ellis

Lanesborough Tells Mount Greylock To Cut Budget Proposal
"We won't put forth a 4 percent increase to the voters. I don't know where it will be, but it won't be 4 percent." — Bill Stevens

Lanesborough Examining High School Options
"You just can't look at this as a day-to-day decision." — Paul Sieloff

Williamstown Selectmen Updated on Mount Greylock Enrollment Numbers
"Historically, because we have a large building and a declining population, we fill with school choice." — Carolyn Greene

Mount Greylock Spring Musical Takes the '62 MainStage
"We're having to get used to the larger atmosphere. There's still a few rough spots but we'll have them all ironed out." — Mount Greylock senior Schuyler Burbank

Williamstown-Lanesborough Schools Not Filling Curriculum Director Position
"We did well without it." — Superintendent Rose Ellis

Mathias Bartels' Memory Unites Mount Greylock, Ski Community
"We're entering our 11th year without him. And knowing that everybody is here makes our journey a little easier." — Tom Bartels

Mount Greylock Committee Sends Message To Lanesborough Official
"I think there's no chance in hell this district is going to be dissolved." — David Langston

Mount Greylock Committee to Send Warrant to Towns on Feasibility Study
"They want to know the towns support the school incurring the debt." — Chairwoman Carolyn Greene

Mount Greylock Moves on Auditorium Fix
"I think I will certainly vote in favor of replacing it as quickly as we can." — Chris Dodig

Mount Greylock Committee Backs Superintendency Union
"I will continue to listen to all voices, but I think further collaboration rather than separation is the direction Williamstown and Lanesborough should be taking." — Chris Dodig

Lanesborough Breakup Study Surprises School Officials
"It came as a complete surprise to me ... ." — Superintendent Rose Ellis   1 Comment

Lanesborough School Member Considering Ending Union 71
"This is a big decision for the town but because of the law, it is made just by our three-member board." — Chairman Robert Barton   2 Comments

Mount Greylock Names 2014 Recipient of Superintendent's Award
"This award recognizes not only Aaron's academic success, but also his leadership qualities and strong school spirit." — Rose Ellis

Mount Greylock Students Assemble 3-D Printer
"The cool thing about this printer is it's drawing these kids out of the woodwork." — Richard Scullin

Mount Greylock Students Learn From Annual Debates
"You want to influence. Reason and logic is where it's at. That's what works. When that fails, things go bad." — Pat Blackman

Ugly Sweater Day at Mount Greylock High
Students and faculty at Mount Greylock Regional High School got into the school spirit with some fabulous Christmas and holiday sweaters.

Mount Greylock High Auditorium Closed to Theater
"We can't use the auditorium for theater anymore." — Building Committee member David Backus   5 Comments

Mount Greylock Students Try Hands at Robotic Surgeries
"There's been a lot cutting-edge technology that is available here in the Berkshires and we want to get the word out." — Dr. Jonah Marshall

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