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The Independent Investor: Will Pot Stocks Go Up in...

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Each sub-sector of this marijuana industry has a different profile, profitability, and future. But in the rush to make money, these realities are all but by neophyte speculators. Does that mean that pot stocks will go the way of Bitcoin in a year or two? click for more

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Mount Greylock Students Attend Career Fair

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From firefighters to financiers, a wide range of options were laid out to Mount Greylock Regional School students on Wednesday morning. click for more

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BCC Restructuring Workforce Development Offerings

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Berkshire Community College is restructuring its workforce development arm. The college is currently looking for a new dean who will be in charge of bringing the community education and workforce development programming under the oversight of traditional academic programming. The rest of the... click for more

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Adams Selectmen Honor Champion Hoosac Girls Basketball...

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The Selectmen honored the entire team before their usual meeting Wednesday and presented the players and coaches with certificates marking their historic 66-49 victory over St. Mary's of Lynn on Saturday. click for more

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Williamstown Fire District Waiting for State's Approval...

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At Wednesday's monthly meeting, the committee learned that there likely is no way to move forward with the change approved by voters in November in time for this year's annual election in May. click for more

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Mount Greylock Presents 'Hello, Dolly!'

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More than 40 members of the Mount Greylock student body will present "Hello, Dolly!," with music and lyrics by Jerry Herman and book by Michael Stewart. click for more

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North Adams License Board Advises Against Home-Rule...

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David Atwell, owner of Dave's Package Store at the corner of Eagle and River streets, had approached the commission seeking information about how he could gain a license to sell hard liquor. click for more

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Two Arrested After Manhunt

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A high-speed chase and manhunt throughout the county tied up local law enforcement for hours on Tuesday. Authorities have not commented on the issue but according to the scanner reports, State and local police were chasing two men in a black pickup truck with Florida plates southbound on Route 8... click for more

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Carpenter, Mendel Named...

The Berkshire County League high school girls basketball coaches...

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Mount Greylock's Miller Wins...

Mount Greylock Nordic skier Jakin Miller won a New England Nordic Ski...

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Tech Boston Downs Taconic in State Final

The Taconic boys basketball team Saturday fell in the State Championship game. click for more

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Hoosac Valley Girls Win State Championship

The Hoosac Valley girls basketball team Saturday defeated St. Mary's of Lynn to win the state Division 3 title. click for more

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Hoosac Valley Girls, Taconic Boys Play for State...

The Taconic boys basketball team and Hoosac Valley girls will play for state championships on Saturday afternoon in Worcester. click for more

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Percy Near Perfect as Taconic Earns Berth in State...

The Taconic boys basketball team on Wednesday defeated Westborough in the the state semi-finals. click for more

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Lenox Youth Basketball Team...

The Lenox fifth-grade girls travel basketball team won its age group...

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Berkshire Beat: Herberg Team...

The competition involved 16... 

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Biz Briefs: Stop & Shop Workers...

UFCW Local 1459, representing... 

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Preschool, Kindergarten...

All students, regardless of... 

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Norman Rockwell Museum Presents...

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Obituaries

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Lucile Rea Dempsey, 97

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — Lucile Rea Dempsey, of Castle Street Great Barrington, Mass., died...

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Robert R. Farnum, 78

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — Robert Riggs Farnum, 78, a longtime resident of East Street in...

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LeAnne Stokes, 18

ADAMS, Mass. — LeAnne Grace Stokes, 18, of Adams, died on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at her home....

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Jacqueline Bateman, 83

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Jacqueline Marie (Desnoyers) Bateman, 83, of Red Hook, N.Y., and a former...

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Chester Gorski, 69

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Chester Gorski, 69, of Pittsfield passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 17,...

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Charles 'Chip' Shepard, 54

ADAMS, Mass. —  Mr. Charles “Chip” Shepard, 54, of Adams died on Sunday, March...

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Anne Marie Haun, 76

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. —  Anne Marie Tassone Haun, 76, died Sunday, March 10, 2019, in Lake...

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William J. Bartini Jr., 81

LEE, Mass. — William J. "Bill" Bartini Jr., 81, of Fairview Street, Lee, passed away...

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Larry E. Fox, 83

LENOX, Mass. — Larry E. Fox, 83, of East New Lenox Road passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019,...

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Helena A. Hall, 93

STOCKBRIDGE, Mass. — Helena A. Hall, 93, a native and lifelong of Stockbridge, Mass., passed...

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Stuart Sutherland, 85

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Stuart Allen Sutherland, 85, of North Adams, passed away peacefully in...

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Bruno J. Lovato, 90

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Bruno J. Lovato, 90, of Pittsfield, Mass., passed away March 10, 2019, at...

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Two Arrested After Manhunt

A high-speed chase and manhunt throughout the county tied up local...

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Berkshire DA: Propane Tanks Used to Set Fire in...

The District Attorney's office is investigating the fire that left a...

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Six-year-old Twins Among Those Who Died In...

Six-year-old twins were among the three killed in a fire early...

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New Questions Abound As Berkshire...

The Berkshire Mall mysteriously closed for two days, one week...

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New Williamstown ZBA Continues...

Massflora, a subsidiary of Colorado-based Euflora Cannabis...

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BCC Restructuring Workforce...

Berkshire Community College is restructuring its workforce...

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The Independent Investor: Will Pot Stocks Go Up...

Each sub-sector of this marijuana industry has a different profile,...

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Two Arrested After Manhunt

A high-speed chase and manhunt throughout the county tied up local...

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Berkshire DA: Propane Tanks Used to Set Fire in...

The District Attorney's office is investigating the fire that left a...

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Gift Brings Pediatric Behavioral Health to CHP

Greylock's gift provides funding support for a new social worker who...

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Q&A: Doctor with Pro Football Pedigree Treating...

Sustain a sports injury in and around Bennington, and you might...

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Adams Board of Health Takes Stand Against...

The Board of Health heard from Joyce Brewer of Allied Health...

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Letter: Downed Poles and Electrical Outage

We would like to thank the gentleman from National Grid who arrived...

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Letter: Quit Smoking for Heart Health

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, smoking...

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Williams Alum Wins Knight-Hennessy Scholarship

The scholarship allows recipients to pursue graduate studies at...

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Steiner School Taps New First-Grade Teacher

Taiga was selected from a pool of applicants after an international...

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Jacob's Pillow Names Fellowship Recipient

The fellowship includes a $15,000 grant, a residency at the Pillow...

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'Transit': As in, Letters of...

Perhaps it's his form of audio-visual touch-n-feel in an attempt to...

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Mount Greylock Presents...

More than 40 members of the Mount Greylock student body will present...

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Jacob's Pillow Names Fellowship Recipient

The fellowship includes a $15,000 grant, a residency at the Pillow Lab, and a residency at LIU Tilles Center. The newly established fellowship represents a shared vision between the two organizations to broaden resources that allow artists to thrive and bring new work to stages in Massachusetts,... click for more

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Hoosac Valley High Students Perform 'Fiddler On...

Keplinger said there are more than 40 students from Grades 8 through 12 involved. This includes the cast, the pit band, stage crew, and the tech crew. click for more

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'Captain Marvel': Brave New Suffragette

You don't have to be the dad of a little girl to have a cheering interest in the awesomely positive message that "Captain Marvel" blasts across the screen. click for more

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WAM's Production of 'ANN' Heads for Dallas, D.C.

WAM's Artistic Director Kristen van Ginhoven will again direct the production and Atkinson returns to star in the title role. click for more

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Housatonic High Wakes Up With Musical 'Rip Van...

The Housatonic Musical Theatre Society, entering its 16th year at Housatonic Valley Regional High School, will present Rip Van Winkle: The Musical for one weekend only. click for more

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'Greta': Guilty Thrills

I am an outsider to horror, what Alexis de Tocqueville was to American history. And so, while viewing director Neil Jordan’s "Greta," about a lonely older woman who has a rather odd way of seeking companionship, offered no epiphany, it did provide an egoistic pleasure that may shed a glimpse of... click for more

DINING Q&A

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Tavern at The A

Tavern at The A Q&A 

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