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Mount Greylock Building Committee Nixes Overflow Parking...

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At issue was a patch of land currently occupied by trailers related to the $64 million building project. As construction winds down, construction manager Turner Construction plans to remove the trailers and return the land to its natural state. click for more

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New Men's Group Piques Interest at Coalition Forum on...

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The most visible of the efforts made since March is the formation of Men Initiating Change In North County (MIC INC), a group founded by North Adams City Councilor Benjamin Lamb that aims to fill a "gap in the ecosystem" of support for victims of relational violence. click for more

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McCann Does Well on MCAS; Skills Chapters Update...

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The problem is the school has been high achieving for some time so evaluations based on advancing students is more difficult because of the high number of proficient student. click for more

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Adams Officials Say Infrastructure Needed to Deal With...

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Two rainstorms on Sept. 12 and 18 overwhelmed some of the town's flood control system. Flooding affected the Lime, Davis, North Summer, and Charles street areas damaging people's property and causing over $2 million in damage to public infrastructure. click for more

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Northern Berkshire Santa Fund Joining With Northern...

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The decision was made to enable the organization to continue its mission of providing toys for Northern Berkshire youths in need in a more fiscally and structurally sound way, said board President Tammy Daniels. click for more

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Pittsfield Sells $875K Worth of Tax Liens

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The tax lien auction brought in another $875,000, adding to about $800,000 the city had taken in ahead of time in back taxes. According to Director of Finance Matthew Kerwood, 61 liens were sold by Strategic Auction Solutions at City Hall Thursday afternoon accounting for $875,770.61. click for more

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Clarksburg VFW Unveils New Sign, Name for Town Field

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Town meeting voted to rename the field last December to memorialize Cook and the town's veterans and the local Veterans of Foreign Wars chapter, also named after Cook, raised the funds to install the sign. click for more

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Victor, Dumigan Presented Pittsfield Schools...

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The two received the Massachusetts Association of Superintendents Certificates of Excellence Wednesday night. One student from each high school wins the prestigious award annually and this year Taconic's Victor and PHS's Dumigan are the recipients. click for more

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Sports

New Mount Greylock Tops Taconic in...

The Mount Greylock volleyball team Monday earned a three-set win.

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New Casivant Scores Twice, Mount...

CHESHIRE, Mass. -- The last time the Mount Everett boys soccer...

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New Moncecchi, Wahconah Shut Out Monument Mountain

Izzie Viner and Noelle Furlong each scored a goal, and the Wahconah girls soccer team earned a 2-0 win over Monument Mountain on Monday evening. click for more

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LaCasse Scores Twice in One-Goal McCann Tech Loss

The Mohawk Trail girls soccer team earned a 3-2 win at McCann Tech on Monday. click for more

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Basketball Player, Golfer Earn Athlete of the Week...

Lee's Thomas Fraser and Mount Greylock's Clare Sheedy are this week's iBerkshires.com/Adams Community Bank Athletes of the Week. click for more

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Unified Basketball 'Takes Off'...

Mount Greylock and Wahconah met Friday in Berkshire County's...

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Obituaries

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Mary Louise Traversa, 76

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Mary Louise (Belanger) Traversa of Pittsfield, Mass., died Thursday,...

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Edward J. Sondrini, 89

ADAMS, Mass. — Mr. Edward J. Sondrini, 89, of Adams died Thursday morning, October 11, 2018, at...

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Winona B. Harding, 93

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — Winona Bennett Harding, 93, passed away on September 20, 2018, at...

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Leslie G. Rathbun, 80

STOCKBRIDGE, Mass. — Leslie G. Rathbun, 80, of Stockbridge died Thursday, October 11, 2018, at...

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Dolores M. Waterhouse, 81

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Dolores "Dee" M. (Pedercini) Waterhouse, 81, of North Adams,...

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Jeffrey White, 53

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Jeffrey White, 53, passed away on October 10, 2018. He was born in...

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Edward P. Griffith, 89

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Edward Peter Leigh Griffith, 89, died October 11, 2018.   Peter...

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Josephine A. Lomaglio, 86

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Josephine A. Lomaglio, 86, of Pittsfield, Mass., passed away Wednesday,...

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Edna L. Warren, 81

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Edna Lorraine Warren, 81, formerly of Capitol Square Apartments, died...

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Pittsfield Police Investigating Homicide On...

A city man was murdered on Robbins Avenue Monday...

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Pittsfield Car Rolls Over In Driveway, Hits...

Police and fire responded to a somewhat unique accident Monday...

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No Injuries Reported After Police Fire Weapons...

Police officers shot at a man while executing a search warrant on...

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Biz Briefs: Red Lion Inn...

Stash members earn five points for each dollar spent on eligible...

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Berkshire Works Rebrands as...

We have jobs. That's what numerous elected officials...

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Adams Officials Welcome Adams...

The facility is open 24 hours and sells various amenities...

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Pittsfield Police Investigating Homicide On...

A city man was murdered on Robbins Avenue Monday...

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Pittsfield Car Rolls Over In Driveway, Hits...

Police and fire responded to a somewhat unique accident Monday...

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No Injuries Reported After Police Fire Weapons...

Police officers shot at a man while executing a search warrant on...

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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: Donate Your Empty Deposit Bottles & Cans

Here is another way to show your support for the Elizabeth Freeman...

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Letter: Mayor Should Demand Mass MoCA Restore...

I am so upset at what Mass Moca did to the beautiful work that the...

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Letter: Judith Knight Best Fit for District...

Ms. Knight, during her 30-plus years as an attorney, has served as an...

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Clark Art Names New Curator of Prints, Drawings...

Leonard will be responsible for the care and growth of the Clark's...

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CHP Dentist, Dental Educator Receives Prestigious...

Maitland was inducted as a fellow of the NYU College of Dentistry...

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SVMC Welcomes New Doctor to Northshire Campus

He will be working two days a week at SVMC Northshire Campus in...

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'A Star is Born': Yet Again

However, putting my prejudicial pride of ownership in abeyance for...

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'Fahrenheit 11/9': It's Worse...

The acidic, relentless deluge of ominous signs Moore points out is...

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Clark Art Names New Curator of Prints, Drawings...

Leonard will be responsible for the care and growth of the Clark's works on paper collection, oversee the ongoing exhibition program in the Eugene V. Thaw Gallery for Works on Paper, supervise the Manton Study Center for Works on Paper, and contribute to other curatorial and academic initiatives.... click for more

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Jacob's Pillow Taps New Deputy Director

Jacob's Pillow is a National Historic Landmark, a National Medal of the Arts recipient, home to America's longest-running dance festival, and has recently expanded to become a year-round center for dance research and development. click for more

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'The Wife': Anatomy of a Marriage

We all know one or more couples who confound us entirely; folks who appear to be tragically immersed in a marriage made in Hell, and yet, for none of the usual rationalizations, like kids money or religion, persevere in their obviously troubled plight. click for more

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Five New Trustees Elected to Berkshire Museum...

Five new trustees are joining the Berkshire Museum's board of trustees, bringing to the board significant expertise in community development, diversity and inclusion, STEM education, entrepreneurship, leadership, marketing and communications, and art. click for more

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Barrington Stage Company Board of Trustees...

As part of her advocacy, she has been a longtime patron for numerous charitable organizations, including those concerning health, education and the arts. click for more

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'White Boy Rick': The Wild, Wild Midwest

If you were already of the mindset that we regular folks are helpless at the hands of the moneyed interests both above and below ground, who are of course in cahoots, this film will throw further fuel on your fire of disgruntlement. click for more

DINING Q&A

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Dining Q&A

Tavern at The A

Tavern at The A Q&A 

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Flavours Q&A

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Manny's Pizza Q&A

Manny's Pizza Q&A click for more

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Grazie's Italian Restaurant Q&A

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