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|Reason to Smile: Roomful of Teeth Wins Grammy
"What was great about it was the group was, for the most part, huddled together. It felt like a group experience." — Brad Wells
Drury Senior's Winning Essay Earns $1,000 Award
"It shows you the power that you have over a situation where you can solve it by using your imagination and skills from class." — Luke Grant 6 Comments
Downing Receives Award for Community Mediation Program Efforts
Sen. Benjamin B. Downing was presented the 2014 Community Mediation Outstanding Champion Award during a policy briefing at the Massachusetts State House on Wednesday.
Clarksburg School Wins Healthy Community Award
"When you are active you feel better, you are more alert and you focus better and learn." — Amanda Chilson 2 Comments
Southern Berkshire Chamber Honors Gene Dellea
"You have helped so many people in Berkshire County, some that we know about but most that we don't know about." — Smitty Pignatelli
Taconic Student-Athlete Honored as 'High School Hero'
"This is a prestigious award that Lucas and Taconic High School should be proud of." — swim coach Mayur Desai
Longtime Volunteer Honored By Home Instead Senior Care
"Anna brings a ray of sunshine to everyone she meets." — Karmen Mitchell 1 Comment
NARH's Wound Center Named Zone 1 Center of the Year
"Since we've been open we accomplished a lot." — Ruth Lennon
Pignatelli Honored as Mentoring Advocate
“Folks at programs such as the Railroad Street Youth Project in Great Barrington are the real heroes here, ..." — Rep. Smitty Pignatelli
Berkshire Medical Center Wins 2nd Clinical Excellence Award
"Hospitals don't get to this point on accident." — Lisa Esch
Hillcrest to Honor House Speaker With Award
Massachusetts speaker of the House Robert DeLeo will receive the Irish Person of the Year Award from Hillcrest Educational Centers, Inc.
MCLA Alumni Association Presented Awards For 2012
This year's award recipients are Stephen Valley, class of 1988; Donna Denelli-Hess, 1975; Sally Webster Douglas, 1974; and Rachel Dayton Churchill, 2006.