Tuesday, September 02, 2014 05:24pm
North Adams, MA now: 81 °   
Send news, tips, press releases and questions to info@iBerkshires.com
The Berkshires online guide to events, news and Berkshire County community information.
SIGN IN | REGISTER NOW   

 
TOP STORIES AROUND THE COUNTY
Mount Greylock to Again Take Up Regional Expansion
"He thought starting the search early was to our benefit. If we said Jan. 1 or July 1 in our ad, we could then say it's an interim position." — Carolyn Greene   1 Comment

Williamstown-Lanesborough Superintendent Retiring Dec. 31
"We had already begun the process of looking into the future of the superintendent in the Tri-District." — Carolyn Greene

Mount Greylock Invited to MSBA's Feasibility Stage
"Yay!" — School Committee Chairwoman Carolyn Greene

Mount Greylock School Committee to Feature One November Race
There are two seats for Lanesborough residents and three for Williamstown residents to be decided when voters of the two towns go to the polls on Tuesday, Nov. 4.

Fuls Named to Mount Greylock School Committee
"Seeing that Mr. Fuls is here and has answered questions, I'm going to vote for Mr. Fuls." — Adam Filson

Thanksgiving Day for Mount Greylock Grads
"Senior year has fully molded us into a class: into six years of history and learning that will be in our memories forever." — James Dilthey

Mount Greylock Feasibility Study Question Put to Lanesborough Voters
"I think what happens when you get into a conversation with a lot of people is they realize something has to be done with the building." — Mark Schiek

School Committee 'Summit' Brings Mount Greylock, SU71 together
"I have to say that the foundations of the relationship [between Williamstown and Lanesborogh] have been seriously shaken." &mdash Rose Ellis

Williamstown Overwhelmingly Backs Mount Greylock Feasibility Study
"I think the fact that it was unanimous ... is an affirmation that people understand that something needs to be done." — Carolyn Greene   1 Comment

Mount Greylock Tries to Avoid Slippery Floors as Temps Rise
"We want to be proactive now, and we have a number of interventions in place." — Rose Ellis   1 Comment

Mount Greylock School Committee Nominees Sought
Three current members of the seven-person committee have announced they will not seek re-election on Tuesday, Nov. 4.

Mount Greylock Submits Higher Enrollment Number to MSBA
"We just have to make the best decision we can with the information we have. — Carolyn Greene

Hancock Voters Decide to Stay With Mount Greylock
"However it's voted tonight, the School Committee is going to have to deal with it in the future." — Moderator Brian Fairbank

Mount Greylock Building Committee: Small Window of Opportunity
"If we don't jump at it, it goes away." &mash; Ron Turbin

Williamstown Selectmen Reaffirm Housing Decision
"I don't think we should flatter ourselves with the idea that everyone who works in Williamstown wants to live in Williamstown." — Jane Allen   5 Comments

Mount Greylock's Enrollment Projection Debated in Subcommittee
"Those students are not 'choice.' They're an obligation. We call them choice because that's the funding stream." — David Langston

Mount Greylock Enrollment Question Still at Issue
"In 2012, MSBA decided to change its procedure and settle the enrollment first. Now is the time to settle the enrollment." — Carolyn Greene

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

More Stories

View All
Friday Soccer Scrimfest
Friday afternoon girls soccer 'Scrimfest' at Drury High...
Pignatelli Campaign Kickoff...
State Rep. William "Smitty" Pignatelli held a kick off...
Down Street Art
People flooded main street to see the new art installations...
Western Mass Beer Fest 2014
Hundreds turned out for the 9th annual Western Mass Beer...
High School Soccer
High School soccer practice got under way on Thursday.
Motorama
Hundreds of cars, trucks, motorcycles, snowmobiles and...
Chamber Nite @MountainOne
A who's who was at the MountainOne-hosted Berkshire Chamber...
Third Thursday Aug. 21, 2014
The August Third Thursday event in Pittsfield included a...
High School Football
High School football practice got under way on Monday.
Giorgi League Semis: B&B vs...
Burr and Burton held a steady lead over Bennington, Vt.'s,...
Giorgi League Semis: Drury vs...
Alex Heck scored 19 points to lead the Drury boys...
Mill Children Opening
The 5 Hoosac Street Gallery held its grand opening Friday...
Downtown Celebration 2014
North Adams held its annual street fair on Main Street on...
Worcester Bravehearts vs...
Key at bat helps the Worcester Bravehearts defeat the...
9th Annual Rock, Rattle &...
This year's theme is "Living in Harmony, Fulfilling Our...
Softball Series: Berkshire...
Friday Soccer Scrimfest
Friday afternoon girls soccer 'Scrimfest' at Drury High...
Pignatelli Campaign Kickoff...
State Rep. William "Smitty" Pignatelli held a kick off...
Down Street Art
People flooded main street to see the new art installations...
Western Mass Beer Fest 2014
Hundreds turned out for the 9th annual Western Mass Beer...
High School Soccer
High School soccer practice got under way on Thursday.
| Home | A & E | Business | Community News | Dining | Real Estate | Schools | Sports & Outdoors | Berkshires Weather | Weddings |
Advertise | Recommend This Page | Help Contact Us | Privacy Policy| User Agreement
iBerkshires.com is owned and operated by: Boxcar Media 102 Main Street, North Adams, MA 01247 -- T. 413-663-3384 F.413-664-4251
© 2012 Boxcar Media LLC - All rights reserved