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North Adams License Panel Targets Intoxication, Violence at Local Bars

The License Commission is hoping to be proactive in addressing incidents of intoxication and violence at local establishments, dangling the idea of pulling back closing times. The commission at its next meeting will consider sending a letter to taverns "talking about late-night service and how that is seeming to become a safety issue," said Chairman Jeffrey Polucci.

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North Adams Saloon Told to Shape Up After Violent Incidents

The License Board is giving the Crystal Hardhat Saloon 30 days to clean up its act after rash of violent incidents at the Canal Street bar. Owner Todd Hebert said a permanent solution may be in the offing: turning the bar into an antiques shop.

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Williams College's Log Reopens After $4.5M Renovation

"Our goal was to have it look and feel like the old Log." — Albert Cummings,

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Johnny's Beach Club Hours Clipped in Wake of Shooting

"This is an ongoing struggle at this particular license holder's establishment." — Carmen Massimiano Jr.

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North Adams Tavern Hosts Red Carpet Film Premiere

"I have known these guys for 32 years, and I keep coming back. Thank you everyone here." — Wayne Soares

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North Adams Bar Prepped for Wilco Weekend With Wilco Friends

Wilco's Solid Sound Festival returns to the city from June 26 to 28.

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North Adams' Mohawk Bar on Track for Reopening

"It's just going to be a nice, warm, safe, welcoming spot to have an adult beverage beer, glass of wine maybe play a little pool." — Sandy Smith

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North Adams Planners OK Neighborhood Center, New Shops

"I think it's a great use for this building." — Planner Kyle Hanlon

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Powder Hounds Reopens Two Years After Fire

"Everything is made with love." — Ashlee Zanconato

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Board Aims For Changes in Pittsfield Nightlife Following Nightclub Closing

"I'm not trying to curtail anyone's fun, we're just trying to keep order." — Pittsfield Police Lt. Michael Grady

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Two New Bars Planned for Downtown Pittsfield

A "rustic chic" aesthetic invoking "Manhattan in the Berkshires" will inform the atmosphere of the lounge.

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