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"When you engage in community service, you get to be a part of that which holds us together." — Stanley Parese
Downtown Pittsfield Names Award For Late Civic Leader Quattrochi
"He operated with integrity, compassion and kindness." — Kate McGuire
Pittsfield Students Honored In Berkshire Jazz Art Contest
Taylor Turner, a senior at Pittsfield High School, Max Whalen, a PHS freshman, and Anita Curtin, a junior at St. Joseph's High School, were chosen as the winners
Girls Inc. of the Berkshires Announces Scholarship Winners
The organization also will be honoring Ellen Kennedy, president of BCC, with the She Knows Where She's Going Award.
Hoosic River Revival's Grinnell Honored by EPA
Grinnell's energy and enthusiasm have inspired many others to join the effort, thus making possible her vision of a beautiful and ecologically healthy river in North Adams."
BRNC Wins Open Country Award From Outdoor Life
It was BNRC's work along the Clam River in Sandisfield that drew the attention of the magazine's editors.
Berkshire Trendsetter Awards 2014 Presented
The Trendsetter Awards recognize businesses, organizations and individuals.
Giorgi, Larabee to Receive 2014 'Frankie' Awards
"[The award] has nothing to do with winning records. It has to do with having a passion for coaching." — Ed Noel
Sports Caravan Recognizes Berkshire Student Athletes
"The competition in Berkshire County is very tough because everyone is out there trying to be better than the other." — Wray Gunn
EMTs, Firefighters Honored For Life Saving Responses
"I think my mother's heart has stopped."
EMSCO Presents Emergency Responders of the Year Awards
Deering was recognized for "melding the many disciplines needed to produce the best patient outcome possible."
Hoosac Valley's Energy Efficient Building Earns Gold
"The school is a teaching tool and for me that is the number one thing." — state Rep. Gailanne Cariddi
Berkshire Award Recipients Feted for Local Efforts
"We believe that preserving our artistic, historical, and natural heritage is vital to the quality of life we hold today." — Van Shields
Berkshire Museum Names 2014 Berkshire Award Recipients
The honorees are the Nash Family, Frances Jones-Sneed and George S. Wislocki.
Berkshire County Arc Presents Awards at 59th Annual Meeting
Berkshire County Arc presented awards and recognized service at its 59th annual meeting on Nov. 15.
Coakley Honored as 2013 Woman of Achievement
"We know you will never change the world sitting back, waiting to be asked, or simply being well behaved." — Martha Coakley
Clarksburg School Recognized for Healthy Initiatives
"I feel very honored we were slected to be for one of those six awards from state." — Superintendent Jonathan Lev
Taconic Senior Presented 'High School Hero' Award
Only seven students across the state received the honor and they will be recognized at the state high school football championships at Gillette Stadium in December.
Pittsfield Television Votes Down Giving Mayor Vote
"We did an awful lot this year in terms of collaborations, we got a lot of nice grants to work with." — Bernie Avalle
Fraternal Order of Eagles Donate Over $14K At State Convention
"I'm proud to be an Eagle member." — Mark Barrett
1Berkshire Present 2013 Trendsetter Awards
The Clark Art was honored for 'putting the Berkshires on the map.'
Solar Industry Names Downing Legislator of 2013
"We have more work to do, but I am proud to have played a part in the progress we've made so far." — Sen. Benjamin B. Downing
Treasurer, MSBA Director Present Award to First-Grader At Crosby
"Good friends, the playground is fun to play in and the lunch that the lunch lady give us is very yummy." — Esha Zahid
Berkshire Red Cross Chapter Honors Disaster Responders
"I will never forget being part of that team and being the only light visible." — Kate Leene
Sullivan School Educator Named Teacher of the Year
"As far back as I can remember, I never know what to expect when I walk through Jim Holmes class." — James Montepare