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Harrington Announces First Assistant, Transition Team...

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Andrea Harrington has started to build her team. On Wednesday, the district attorney-elect announced Karen Bell as her first assistant district attorney. Bell is currently an assistant district attorney in Hampden County with some 20 years of experience. She's said to have worked in the... click for more

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Signs of the Season: Christmas Trees Have Arrived at...

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Carr Hardware received its annual delivery of trees on Wednesday afternoon that manager Don Disbrow said typically come from upstate New York or Vermont near the Canadian border. click for more

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North Adams Council Approves Public Safety Roof...

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The City Council took a deep breath on Tuesday and voted to borrow $351,000 to put a new roof on the deteriorating 63-year-old structure on American Legion Drive. click for more

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Pittsfield Council Approves Tax Rate Cut

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Tax cuts make for more agreeable City Council meetings. The council easily approved a plan to lower property taxes across the board - both on the average bill and on the rate. click for more

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Cheshire Selectman Threatens to Resign Over Town...

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The withdrawal of a favored town administrator candidate and the threatened resignation of one of the two remaining selectmen if he was hired has town officials wondering how to move forward. click for more

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Cop On Top Returns to Pittsfield On Dec. 1

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Cop on Top will return to Walmart on Dec. 1. In a fundraiser for the Special Olympics, law enforcement officers from throughout the county will be camp out on the roof Wal-mart. The officers will stay there until the goal of $55,000 is reached. click for more

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Adams Cemetery Garage Project to Got Out to Bid Next...

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Commissioner Bruce Shepley read a letter from interim Town Administrator Donna Cesan at Thursday's meeting stating that architecture firm EDM is working on construction documents and public bidding materials and hope to go out to bid no later than the end of January 2019. click for more

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Michigan Company Looking to Buy Beacon Cinema

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A Michigan company is looking to buy the Beacon Cinema. Insight Management Consulting has made an offer to purchase the building and the business from owner Richard Stanley. Stanley had redeveloped the North Street building to the theater in 2008, becoming an anchor to the city's future vision... click for more

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Biz Briefs: Big Y Helps Fund...

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Fall Festival Of Shakespeare...

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Bromfield Boys Top Lenox in...

The Lenox boys soccer team Wednesday lost in the Division 4 state...

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Lenox Boys Used Tough Schedule...

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Lenox's Delgado, Mount Greylock's Smith Recognized

Mount Greylock's Margo Smith and Lenox's Keveen Delgado are this week's iBerkshires.com/Adams Community Bank Athletes of the Week. click for more

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Lenox Boys Repeat as Western Mass Champions

The Lenox boys soccer team Saturday defeated Westfield Tech in the Western Mass Division 4 final. click for more

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Lenox Girls Fall in PKs in Western Mass Final

Granby got past Lenox in penalty kicks in Saturday's Western Mass Division 4 girls soccer final. click for more

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Whitcomb told the students that no matter what they were doing —...

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Obituaries

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Vincent N. Cuevas, 63

LEE, Mass. — It is with great sorrow that the family of Vincent "Vince" Nicholas...

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Gertrude A. Bravo, 98

LEE, Mass. — Gertrude A. Bravo, 98, of Lee, Mass., passed away peacefully on Friday, November...

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Douglas J. Snyder, 67

LEE, Mass. — Douglas James Snyder, 67, of Lee died Thursday, November 8, 2018, at Berkshire...

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Thomas H. Grande, 82

LEE, Mass. — Thomas H. Grande, 82, previously of Lee, died Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at the...

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George F. Wrenn, 74

CHESHIRE, Mass. — George F. Wrenn, 74, of 223 Fisher Hill Road, Cheshire, Mass., peacefully...

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Richard T. Fischer, 77

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Richard Thomas “Fish” Fischer, 77, of Pecks Road, Pittsfield,...

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Thomas Martin, 59

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Thomas Martin, 59, of Walpole, Mass., died on November 12, 2018, in...

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Veronica R. Landry, 96

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Veronica Rosella "Ronnie" (Fortini) Landry, 96, of North Adams,...

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David F. West, 74

SHEFFIELD, Mass. — David F. West, 74, beloved husband of Barbara Riou West, passed away on...

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Four Residents Displaced Following Pittsfield...

Four people are displaced after a fire tore through the rear of the...

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Pittsfield Police Investigating Shooting On...

Police are investigating another shooting. Police say Friday...

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Two-Car Accident Causes Rollover on West Main...

The occupant of the other vehicle had to be extricated by...

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New Long-Closed Gas Station to...

The former Getty station at 330 State Road is being reopened as...

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Signs of the Season: Christmas...

Carr Hardware received its annual delivery of trees on Wednesday...

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Michigan Company Looking to Buy...

A Michigan company is looking to buy the Beacon...

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Four Residents Displaced Following Pittsfield...

Four people are displaced after a fire tore through the rear of the...

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@theMarket: Stocks Take a Breather

Throughout their careers, few of Wall Street's professionals have...

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Pittsfield Police Investigating Shooting On...

Police are investigating another shooting. Police say Friday...

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SVMC Receives Grant for Prevention of Increased...

The Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT)...

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Letter: Moran Much More Experienced for Register...

Debbie works not only within the Registry, but on a statewide level...

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Letter: Caccaviello Offers Leadership, Continuity

Paul's leadership and his position are way too important to be...

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BMC Expands Rehabilitation Care with Addition of...

They will join Dr. Francis Bohdiewicz and Dr. Douglas Molin at...

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Williams Professor Named Math Society Fellow

Miller is one of 65 mathematical scientists from around the world...

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Berkshire Museum Announces Key Hires

"We are making thoughtful additions to a strong staff as the...

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'Bohemian Rhapsody': Fate,...

All this self-indulgent perspective noted, I thank director Bryan...

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Fall Festival Of Shakespeare...

Beginning on Nov. 15, the four-day festival marks the culmination of...

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Berkshire Museum Announces Key Hires

"We are making thoughtful additions to a strong staff as the Berkshire Museum moves into the future with a renewed commitment to our community and our mission," said Elizabeth McGraw, president of the museum's Board of Trustees. "Local students and educators are seeking more from the museum, and we... click for more

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Miss Hall's School Presents 'Decision Height'

The show opens at 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 9, followed by shows at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10, and 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 11. All performances will take place in the Woods Theater of the Elizabeth Gatchell Klein Arts Center on the Miss Hall’s School campus. click for more

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'The Old Man & the Gun': The Antihero & the Movie...

We are warmly invited to again marvel at how Redford's handsomeness and signature humanitarianism have always seemed so magically inseparable. click for more

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North Adams Officials Debate Decision-Making Power...

While earlier meetings had focused on tightening up and clarifying general language, Monday's meeting returned to the commission's role in authorizing and approving public art projects and how to square that with the city charter that requires that the mayor has to sign any contract "where the... click for more

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Shakespeare & Company Announces New Board Members

The new members joining the board are Nancy Edman Feldman, Erick Lucera and Andrew D. Rothstein. click for more

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'Colette': Liberté, Égalité and Literature

Such hyperbolic self-examination, while exaggerated for my own literary purposes here, is nonetheless proof of what a fine period piece this film is. Still, while boasting Keira Knightley in a superb title portraiture, those indifferent to belles-lettres and avant-garde sensibilities need not... click for more

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Shaker Mill Tavern

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Flavours Q&A

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Grazie's Italian Restaurant Q&A

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Manny's Pizza Q&A

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