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Superior Court Briefs: Nov. 6 - Nov. 15

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Cases heard before Judge John Agostini in Superior Court in Pittsfield. click for more

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The Independent Investor: The Apple of Our Eyes

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Go into just about any supermarket right now and what do you see? Bins and bins of gorgeous red, green, and golden apples. The harvest is overwhelming, but some apples are worth more than others. click for more

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Adams Fire District Given Extension on Well Upgrades

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After the boil water order in August, the DEP mandated that the district install permanent injectors on all four of their wells which upped the price to $950,000. click for more

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Long-Closed Gas Station to Reopen in North Adams' West...

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The former Getty station at 330 State Road is being reopened as a Valero station and its convenience store will have some upgrades. click for more

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The White Stuff Is Coming! The White Stuff Is Coming!

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One week before Thanksgiving, the first Winter Storm Watch of the season is upon us from Thursday afternoon to Friday afternoon. click for more

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North Berkshire Waste District Transfer Stations Pass...

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Transfer stations in the Northern Berkshire Solid Waste Management District have passed their inspections with flying colors. click for more

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Community News

Community TV Stations: Proposed FCC Rule Could Gut...

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Local public access stations fear that a potential new Federal Communications Commission rule will allow cable companies to obliterate their operating funds. Public, educational, and government access (PEG) stations are mostly funded through franchise fees cable subscribers pay in their monthly... click for more

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Williamstown Planning Board Debates Accessory Dwelling...

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The Planning Board last spring withdrew a more ambitious proposal to liberalize the town's housing bylaw in the face of vocal opposition. In the summer, it decided that the ADUs were one area where the town could make incremental changes to allow a little more housing flexibility. click for more

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Sports

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...

The Lenox boys soccer team can thank its Berkshire North rivals for...

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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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Wahconah Alum, Olympic Team...

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

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VIDEO: Lenox’s Keveen Delgado dribbles into the middle from the...
The Lee Wildcats are set to take on the Frontier Red Hawks in the...
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Obituaries

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Barbara Cocito

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Barbara Cocito passed away November 10, 2018. Barbara was a loving,...

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Robert L. Northcutt, 71

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Robert Lawrence "Cookie-Man" Northcutt, 71, of North Adams,...

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Michael J. Kirby, 66

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Michael John Kirby, 66, of North Adams, Mass., died suddenly Monday,...

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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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Superior Court Briefs: Nov. 6 - Nov. 15

Cases heard before Judge John Agostini in Superior Court in...

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North Adams Man Killed in MassPike Work-Site...

State police from the Westfield barracks are investigating the...

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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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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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Superior Court Briefs: Nov. 6 - Nov. 15

Cases heard before Judge John Agostini in Superior Court in...

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The Independent Investor: The Apple of Our Eyes

Go into just about any supermarket right now and what do you see?...

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North Adams Man Killed in MassPike Work-Site...

State police from the Westfield barracks are investigating the...

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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: Thanks Someone For Quitting Smoking This...

Tobacco is the number one cause of preventable death and disease in...

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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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Making The Best and Most Creative Pizza In The Berkshires. Pittsfield, MA and Williamstown, MA

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Dewey's Public House

Family Friendly Restaurant Serving Fresh Food Made To Order. Dalton, MA 01226 (413)684-0900

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SVMC Nurse Named as a Vermont Business Magazine...

Cross has worked as the SVMC/Vermont Blueprint for Health Community...

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Berkshire Community College Hires, Promotes Staff

Berkshire Community College has announced a number of changes in...

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SVHC Foundation Welcomes Three Directors to its...

"Each of these esteemed women is well known in her community and...

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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

DINING Q&A

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Flavours Q&A 

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Tavern at The A Q&A

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Berkshire Snapshot

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