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Price Chopper in North Adams to Close

The Price Chopper on State Road is expected to close by the end of the month. Employees were informed Monday morning that the 40-year-old supermarket would close.

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Old Country Buffet Abruptly Closes in Pittsfield

Employees were shocked to find a sign posted on the door of Old Country Buffet saying the restaurant was closing for good. Handwritten on the post is information on an employee meeting to be held Thursday afternoon. Employees have reported that they were given no notification of the closure. It is unclear how many employees will be impacted by the company's decision.

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Nuclea Lab Closure Impacts Still Unknown

Nuclea hasn't provided a timeline for the closure nor has it released information on the number of employees that will be affected. As for a $510,775 tax incentive, the company might still get it. It is required to file reports at the end of each year with job creation totals, so as long as Nuclea hits those benchmarks in 2016 no matter where in the state it is the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center can't take back the funding.

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Nuclea To Close Pittsfield Lab

Nuclea is closing its Pittsfield lab. The company announced "a major internal reorganization" on Monday that transfers its primary focus from research and development of products to commercialization. With that, the CLIA laboratory in Pittsfield will close.

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SABIC Leaving Pittsfield by 2017; Closing Polymer Development Center

It was not immediately clear how many employees may be affected by the relocation.

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SABIC's Departure Prompts Pittsfield Response Plan for Affected Workers

"We will have the rapid response team available to go on the property of SABIC and start working with those employees." — Daniel Bianchi

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North Adams Anodizing Plant to Close

"There's not been enough to sustain operations. We couldn't continue the losses." — Keith Gros

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Friendly's Restaurant Closes in Lenox

"Friendly's in Lenox values its guests and thanks them for their patronage." — Paloma Richards

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Tri-State Pennysaver Ceasing Operations

"This is a painful process at a very sensitive time of the year." — Martin V. Hersam

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North Adams Friendly's to Close on Sunday

"For me, Friendly's is hometown, but since a few years ago, it doesn't feel like that." — Joe Burdick

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Adams' Firehouse Cafe Closes, But Owner Hopes Spirit Lives On

"Essentially what I am doing is putting it into a coma right now." — William Kolis

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BMC Offers $4M for Bankrupt Northern Berkshire Healthcare

"The U&O agreement is necessary in order to permit BMC to re-open an emergency department at the Hospital as soon as practicable."

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MCLA Wellness Center Will Become 'Urgent Care' Center

"This is just really a happy time for the city of North Adams because we've had a difficult few weeks." — Mayor Richard Alcombright

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North Adams Hospital Emergency Room to Reopen in May

"I'm told there are no bureaucratic delays anticipated." — Harold B. Murphy

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Williamstown Medical Entities Easing Residents' Anxiety

"We are seeing some anxiety in patients, but we assure them we have many of the advanced skills used in emergency departments." — Shawn Godfrey

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North Adams Hospital Closure Stretching Medical Services

"You can't do cardiac resuscitation for 45 minutes and expect a good outcome." — Dr. Oscar Rodriguez

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Pyschiatrist: North Adams Community Dealing With Trauma

"Don't let anyone in the community go it alone." — Dr. Alex Sabo

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Officials Vow to 'Rebuild' Health Care in North County

"We need our health system back. We're not going to take no for an answer." — Rep. Gailanne Cariddi

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NARH Closure Taking Toll on Community

"I hope we can get some pressure to move this whole thing along." — Mayor Richard Alcombright

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Bankruptcy Court Makes Emergency Services A Priority

"The first priority is to get emergency services up at this point." — Judge Henry J. Boroff

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Candidate Berwick Sees Chance for Health-Care Innovation

"I know there's an immediate crisis but I keep thinking there's an opportunity to think about a system." — Donald Berwick

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Congressional Delegation Asks for Swift Return of NARH Services

The letter to Administrator Marilyn Tavenner asks for her aid in retaining medical services at North Adams Regional Hospital.

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Northern Berkshire Healthcare Files Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Agostini's authority to continue the restraining order, however, is now called into question because of the bankruptcy filings earlier in the morning.

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NARH Supporters See Signs of Hope

"We meant business, and we are going to keep it up." — Michael O'Brien

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Coakley Wants to Know Why North Adams Hospital Closed

"Our office is very interested in how this happened." — Attorney General Martha Coakley

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