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TOP STORIES AROUND THE COUNTY
Bianchi Replaces Key City Administrator
"You have to have compassion. But you also have to have a tough skin." — Mayor Daniel Bianchi   1 Comment

Clarksburg to Offer Administrator Post to Plymouth Candidate
"We need someone to step up to the plate. ... We need someone who knows the Department of Revenue and he does." — John Sanguinet   3 Comments

Adams Selectmen Approve Tourism, Animal Control Hires
"We went with Samantha because she had the experience in event planning and tourism marketing." — Jonathan Butler

Pittsfield Civil Service Task Force Hears From Fire Chief
"It takes the politics out of the position." — Robert Czerwinski.

North Adams Hires New Library Director
"Mindy will be a great addition to our public library and our city team." — Mayor Richard Alcombright   5 Comments

Pittsfield City Council Accepts Common Grant; Extends Arts District
"This will be a fast-tracked project but I think we can do it." — James McGrath

Taconic Grad To Lead BerkshireWorks
Mayor Daniel Bianchi is appointing William Monterosso to as the executive director of Berkshire Works.   2 Comments

Miss Hall's School Names 11th Head of School
"I see my role as fostering a culture where every student is inspired to extend her inquiry far beyond the classroom walls ... " — Julia Heaton

Williamstown Aiming for Dec. 10 Special Town Meeting
"It's been going on for too long, and we need to move." — Peter Fohlin

Clarksburg OKs Cemetery Change, Appoints Assessors


Mayor, Committee Advocate for New Pittsfield Charter
"The ultimate check and balance sits with the voters of Pittsfield." — Mayor Daniel Bianchi

New Principal Appointed at St. Joe's High School
Gelinas said she is "passionate about educating our students with the skills and attributes necessary to prepare them for the 21st century."

Berkshire United Way Appoints New Board Chair
Brenda Burdick was appointed chairwoman for the Berkshire United Way's Board of Directors.   2 Comments

North Adams Heritage State Park Debate Regains Steam
"But initially what we're looking for is an attorney to start the process, again..." — Mayor Richard Alcombright   4 Comments

Pittsfield Council News in Brief
The council voted in favor of making $1.3 million available to undertake a state-mandated design feasibility study for its high school building

Bianchi Names Pittsfield Community Development Director
Clark is a licensed professional engineer in Massachusetts and New York and a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED, accredited professional.

Pittsfield's Charter Review Nears Conclusion
"I could see a highly aggressive subcommittee of the City Council making the process of being able to attract people very difficult." — Mayor Daniel Bianchi

Alcombright's 'State of City' Speaks to Success, Goals
"I am more convinced than ever that the re-birth of the park is right in front of us." — Mayor Richard Alcombright

Mass MoCA Appoints Deputy Director
Mass MoCA named Larry Smallwood as its first-ever deputy director.   1 Comment

Williamstown Filling Empty Board, Commission Seats
"Thanks to everybody who stepped up." — Chairman David Rempell

Governor Reaffirms Rodowicz as BCC Trustee Chairman
"We will continue to meet the needs of the residents and the employers of Berkshire County and the commonwealth." — Darlene Rodowicz

Williamstown to Press State on Route 2 Truck Ramp
"This is a ticking time bomb that is going to happen again." — Robert McCarthy

Mount Greylock Replaces Another Committee Member
"While the high school has some differences from the elementary, the experience that I have would make it easy for me to transition into the open school committee seat." — Sheila Hebert

Pittsfield Charter Review Study Committee Appointed
"Give us a call when you're done." — Kevin Sherman

North Adams Council Designates Building For Razing
"At this point I think it should be declared a public nuisance and razed." — Building Inspector William Meranti

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