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Berkshire Works Job Fair Connects Job Seekers With Open Positions

Hundreds of people looking to advance their careers or get into the workforce browsed through an array of available jobs at the Berkshire Works annual job fair Wednesday. The annual event had such a demand for employers to showcase their opportunities that Stephanie Hambelton, business service representative for Berkshire Works, said there was a wait list. The Crowne Plaza's space restricted the number of vendors to 66 and there were still employers looking to participate.

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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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SABIC to Leave Pittsfield; 300 Area Jobs to Be Lost

"I think this was a decision that had nothing to do with the city. It had everything to do with their corporate mission." — Daniel Bianchi

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Jobs Top List Of Reasons Young People Leave the Berkshires

"Seventy-four percent of respondents consider the Berkshires a desirable place to live. We consider that good news. They want to live here." — Mark Maloy

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46 Honored For Completing Youth Works Summer Program

"Each of you have unique skills and abilities. What you need to do with them is use them." — Ken Demers

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Vermont Hospital Official Says Jobs Key to Development

"One of the challenges of recruiting in this market ... is there was no work for the spouse." — Stephen Majetich

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Lifeguards, Playground Leaders Needed for Summer Recreation Programs

All positions will begin in early July. Interested applicants for either position must submit their application as part of the new system online; paper applications will no longer be accepted.

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