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Truck/Motorcycle Collision in Adams Leaves One Seriously...

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Police are investigating a motorcycle and truck collision on Saturday that sent at least two to the hospital, one with serious injuries. click for more

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Dr. Radin Named Grand Marshal of 64th Annual Fall...

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The parade will be held in downtown North Adams on Sunday, Oct. 6, at 1 p.m. This year's parade theme is "The Wizard of Oz," both in celebration of the 80th anniversary of its Hollywood premiere, and in the promotion of the message that "there's no place like home in the Berkshires." click for more

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North Adams Residents Presented With Five Possible...

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The city will look at five possible outdoor theater and park locations in the downtown including the parking lot off of Main Street. click for more

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Lampiasi Looks To Bring Strong Representation To...

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Dina Guiel Lampiasi believes there is room for compromise even if it doesn't seem that way. Lampiasi is seeking to fill the Ward 6 City Council seat being vacated by John Krol. She feels she brings a collaborative approach and a deep understanding of how government works to the table. click for more

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Sports & Outdoors

It's Been 100 Years Since Pittsfield Acquired Wahconah...

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In the 1800s residents really wanted a place to recreate, to hold events and dances, to play sports. George Burbank answered the call. The developer had built much the city's downtown with homes, a hotel, a theater, and many buildings in the North Street area. He had constructed some 300... click for more

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Hamling Seeks To Bring A Diversity Of Experience To...

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Jay Hamling starts by listening. And his patient will tell them what's wrong and then he'll try to figure out not only what is causing the problem and how to fix it. It's what's he does. He's a nurse. click for more

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Sports & Outdoors

Mele's Mashes Lift Pittsfield Americans to District...

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Simon Mele turned Friday’s final of the Donald Gleason District 1 10- to 12-year-old Little League Tournament into his own personal derby, launching three round-trippers to left and lifting the Pittsfield Americans to a 15-1 win over Great Barrington in four innings. click for more

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Health News

Mosquito Spraying Scheduled In Pittsfield

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The Berkshire County Mosquito Control Project will be spraying the areas around Brattlebrook Park and Marchesio Park on Monday night to reduce a high count of mosquitoes. The truck-mounted spraying will target the streets immediately surrounding those two parks at 11 p.m. until midnight Monday,... click for more

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Sports

McCann Tech Seeks Cross...

McCann Tech is in need of a varsity cross country coach an an...

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County Lacrosse Officials Pass...

The Berkshire County Lacrosse Officials Association this spring...

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Mount Greylock Leads All-County Lacrosse...

Mount Greylock and Wahconah dominated the Berkshire County boys lacrosse all-county selections announced by the league’s coaches this week with six and five first-team selections, respectively. click for more

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Womble Two-Hitter Lifts Taconic to State Title

The Taconic baseball team Saturday earned its second state championship in three years. click for more

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Hills Tops Valley in Western Mass Senior Bowl

The senior all-stars from Berkshire County played big roles in their tram’s Win on Friday night click for more

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Mendel, DiGennaro Share League MVP Honors

After leading the Hoosac Valley girls lacrosse team to the first perfect Berkshire County League season in the program's history, seniors Brooke DiGennaro and Alie Mendel have been recognized by the league's coaches at co-Most Valuable Players. click for more

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Koperniak Homers, Doubles in...

Hoosac Valley High School graduate Matt Koperniak went 3-for-4 with a...

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High School Sports Videos

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Cam Reynolds drives in a pair for the Pittsfield Little League...
Cade Demary makes an unassisted putout at second to strand three for...
Brenden Socie gets the final out on a swinging strike to secure the...

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Obituaries

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Sharon A. Koneazny, 51

SOUTHFIED, Mass. — Sharon Ann (Smithwick) Koneazny, 51, of Southfield, Mass., died...

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Carmen "Gus" Bua, 94

Carmen Joseph "Gus" Bua, 94 of North Adams, MA died Monday July 15, 2019 at his home in which...

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Helen C. Hamlin, 103

Helen Claire (Gorman) Hamlin,103, of North Adams, MA died Saturday July 13, 2019 at Berkshire Medical...

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John Campbell Holden, 71

John Campbell Holden 71, of Williamstown died suddenly at his home on Saturday July 13, 2019. He was...

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Donald A. Rochelo, 83

LENOX, Mass. — Donald A. Rochelo, 83, of Suwanee, Georgia, for many years a resident of Adams and...

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Jeffrey Ferrin, 51

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Mr. Jeffrey (Fej) W. Ferrin, 51, of Pittsfield, passed away unexpectedly on...

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Charles J. Allessio, 84

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Charles John "Charlie" Allessio, 84, of Pittsfield, Mass., passed...

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Rosemary A. Danaher, 57

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. - Rosemary Alice Danaher, 57, of Williamstown, Mass., died at Berkshire Medical...

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Statia M. Biegay, 98

AUBURN, Mass. — Statia M. BIegay, 98, died on January 18, 2019, in Auburn, Mass. She was born...

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Ann Underwood, 94

LENOX, Mass. — Ann Beecher Underwood, 94, of Kimball Farms Nursing Care, Lenox, died July 8, 2019,...

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Kathleen A. Malinowski, 59

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Kathleen Ann (Lincoln) Malinowski, 59, of North Adams, Mass., died peacefully...

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Mary Walden

CLARKSBURG, Mass. — Mary Claire (Sullivan) Walden, 93, of Clarksburg, Mass.,A died peacefully at...

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Truck/Motorcycle Collision in Adams Leaves One...

Police are investigating a motorcycle and truck collision on Saturday...

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North Adams Man Charged With Attempted Murder

A city man was arrested Thursday morning for allegedly attempting to...

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Escaped Inmate Taken Into Custody On Robbins...

Harry Chandler was taken into custody on Robbins Avenue Thursday...

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Authorities Still Searching For Escaped Inmate

Sheriff Thomas Bowler is asking 33-year-old Harry Chandler to turn...

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Business

New PEDA to Create Site-Readiness...

In other business, the Berkshire Innovation Center is on pace...

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Business

UPDATED: Berkshire Mall Sold To...

A potential sale may be pending at the closed Berkshire...

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Business

BFAIR Purchases Redemption...

The center was acquired from David Moresi of Moresi &...

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Truck/Motorcycle Collision in Adams Leaves One...

Police are investigating a motorcycle and truck collision on Saturday...

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North Adams Man Charged With Attempted Murder

A city man was arrested Thursday morning for allegedly attempting to...

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Escaped Inmate Taken Into Custody On Robbins...

Harry Chandler was taken into custody on Robbins Avenue Thursday...

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Health & Wellness

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Let's Reverse the Rural Physician Shortage

Data show that by 2030, the United States will face a primary care...

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Mosquito Spraying Scheduled In Pittsfield

The Berkshire County Mosquito Control Project will be spraying the...

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Berkshire County Arc Names Vice President of...

In that role, she will oversee the accounting and finance functions...

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Letter: Supermarket Package License Would Affect...

I support a new business opening in Adams and believe that it would...

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Letter: Melissa Mazzeo for Mayor

She is an educated, intelligent woman, who researches issues before...

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Healthy & Delicious Food

Fresh Food at Wild Oats Market. Local meats & cheeses. Organic veggies & fruits. Also, in-store cafe

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We Buy Junk Cars & Scrap Metal. 24hr Towing Service (413)443-1635

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Porsche of Clifton Park

Your Dream Car Awaits! at New Country Porsche of Clifton Park, NY (518)664-4448 (Sales & Service)

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Dr. Radin Named Grand Marshal of 64th Annual Fall...

The parade will be held in downtown North Adams on Sunday, Oct. 6, at...

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Berkshire Food Co-op Welcomes New General Manager

Bond started his career in natural foods by opening The Market in his...

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Pittsfield Community Television Names Coordinator...

Heck will be responsible for cultivating funding opportunities for...

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A & E

Tanglewood, Sevenars, Taconic...

All three venues present magnificent music performed at superb venues...

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Harlem Dance, Buddy Guy's...

Blues, jazz, hip-hop, folk, cabaret — you can catch a bit of...

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Barrington Stage Company Taps Two to Board of...

Barrington Stage Company has appointed Caroline Holland and Debra Jo Rupp to the Board of Trustees. click for more

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The Three Ts: Tanglewood, Taconic, Tannery Pond

Why go? To be amazed! Read about the stellar music making, with superstar performers interpreting great music from across historical eras – much of it beloved favorites by audiences worldwide, and for the many personal and historical perspectives you'll discover at the Tanglewood Learning Institute... click for more

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Red, White, Blue Plus Grease Week for Pop Fans

Meanwhile at the Guthrie Center in Great Barrington: more great folk music, while Jacob’s Pillow features live music accompaniment to a Merce Cunningham tribute. That, a new production of "Grease" and more. click for more

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Tanglewood Cuts Ribbon on New Multidisciplinary...

Tanglewood cut the ribbon on the new $33 million Linde Center for Music and Learning Friday morning. The newly constructed four buildings will house the Tanglewood Learning Institute, an initiative offering, with rehearsal and performance spaces, learning opportunities, and more. The spaces are... click for more

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Review: Do Not Leave at Intermission of 'Into the...

Bring your mind as well as your sense of humor to Barrington Stage's fine production of this musical theater classic. click for more

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'The Dead Don't Die': Having Fun With the Oxymoron

The brazenly oddball mechanisms he employs to build the scenario and make his points draw us into the nuttiness of his premise with the magnetic appeal of that naughtily mischievous kid who lived on your block. 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

Flavours Q&A click for more

Berkshire Snapshot

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