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Cumberland Farms Faces Questioning at Community Meeting

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The discussions that started at 5:30 went well past the 7 p.m. mark as company representatives were peppered with questions about traffic and the site plan. click for more

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Adams to Update Emergency Management Plan

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The move comes after a water-boil order that highlighted communications issues between governing boards and two storms that caused severe damage. click for more

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Pittsfield Firefighters Wear Pink In Support of Breast...

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Cancer affects everybody. The city firefighters know that well, with three members currently battling the disease. This month the Fire Department is paying tribute to those who are battling breast cancer and their families. click for more

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BRPC Updating Regional Transportation Plan

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RPC is revamping the regional transportation plan. The plan serves as the master guidance document for the Metropolitan Planning Organization's guidance of a number of federal transportation funds and Berkshire Regional Planning Commission's work. click for more

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Ribbon Cut On New $120.8 Million Taconic High School

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Taconic senior Alexandria Carmon went to numerous vocational competitions against schools throughout the state. And it made her jealous. The health technologies program at Taconic had great teachers. It was a great program. But the other schools had better technology. They had a better... click for more

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Fire-Damaged Adams Farm Looks Forward as Help Pours In

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But in the last several weeks the farming community has rallied around Broadlawn Farm with help coming from the youngest 4-Hers to a former governor. click for more

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Schools

Accreditors to Visit BCC's Nursing Program Wednesday,...

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BCC's nursing program will be reviewed for accreditation during a site visit on Wednesday. Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing is holding a visit, which includes a public forum, on the accreditation process. ACEN has a full day scheduled including from 1:45 until 2:45 hearing from... click for more

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Cheshire to Begin Town Administrator Selection Process

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Retiring Town Administrator Mark Webber told the board on Tuesday that now that the job posting has ended, the selectmen must start the town administrator selection process. click for more

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Meczywor, Furlong Recognized...

This week's Athletes of the Week come from Hoosac Valley and...

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McCann Tech Boys Fall to...

The McCann Tech boys soccer team Sunday dropped a 4-0 decision at...

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Fraser Wins Berkshire Classic Title

Lee High's Thomas Fraser won the Berkshire County High School Golf Classic on Saturday. click for more

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Abderrahim Scores Twice in Pittsfield Boys Soccer...

Hedi Abderrahim scored the game’s first two goals and sent the Pittsfield boys soccer team on to a 7-0 win over Taconic at Kirvin Park. click for more

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Taconic Boys 12th at Brown University Cross...

Taconic junior Jake Paris finished in 13th place to lead his team to a 12th-place finish in the Varsity Division 1 class at the Brown Northeast Invitational on Saturday at Goddard Park East. click for more

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Wahconah Volleyball Falls at Home

Amherst pulled out a tough first set and then rolled to a three-set victory over Wahconah on Saturday, prevailing 25-23, 25-8, 25-8. 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 Errichetto, 81

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Mary (Valenti) Errichetto, 81, of Pittsfield, Mass., died Friday, October...

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Charles Gillis, 20

ST. LOUIS — Charles Storey "Charlie" Gillis, 20, of St. Louis, was fatally injured in...

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Dorothy C. Battaini, 83

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Dorothy C. (Gagnon) Battaini, 83, of Pittsfield, Mass., died Friday,...

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John A. Miller Sr., 97

GLENDALE, Mass. — John A. "Sleep" Miller Sr., a lifelong resident of the Glendale...

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Richard H. Wagner, 72

ASHLEY FALLS, Mass. — Richard Henry Wagner, 72, of Clayton Road passed away on October 16,...

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Michael F. Gagne, 64

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Mr. Michael F. Gagne, 64, of North Adams died Monday evening, October 15,...

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Gloria A. Clermont, 96

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Gloria Amanda (Decoteau) Clermont, 96, of North Adams, Mass., died...

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Kristie Fay, 54

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Ms. Kristie Fay, 54, of Williamstown, Mass., died Friday, October 12,...

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David G. Scarpa Sr., 67

LEE, Mass. &mdash' David G. Scarpa Sr., 67, of Lee, Mass., passed away on Tuesday, October 9,...

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UPDATED: Third Man Charged In Robbins Avenue...

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

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Adams Woman Charged in Fatal Hit & Run

An Adams woman has been charged in the hit-and-run accident last...

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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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Cumberland Farms Faces...

The discussions that started at 5:30 went well past the 7 p.m....

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With Financing Mostly In Place,...

With a new investor on board, CT Management has just about all...

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Biz Briefs: Red Lion Inn...

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

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UPDATED: Third Man Charged In Robbins Avenue...

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

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The Independent Investor: The Student Loan Crisis

Since the financial crisis and Great Recession over a decade ago,...

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Adams Woman Charged in Fatal Hit & Run

An Adams woman has been charged in the hit-and-run accident last...

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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: Question 1 Will Hurt Small Hospitals

If Question 1 passed it would enforce rigid staffing ratios that are...

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Letter: Moran Right for Register of Deeds

I am writing to voice my opinion and support for Debbie Moran as...

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Letter: Experience Matters in District Attorney

Career public servants put the community's well-being before their...

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BCC Honors Academic Achievement at Upcoming...

Each honored student ranks in the top 5 percent of the college with a...

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New Member Named to SVHC Advisory Board

The SVHC Deerfield Valley Regional Advisory Board consists of 10...

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New Pediatrician Joins Southwestern Vermont...

Lozier's work experience includes serving as a clinical research...

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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

Manny's Pizza

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Tavern at The A Q&A

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Grazie's Italian Restaurant Q&A

Grazie's Italian Restaurant Q&A click for more

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Korean Garden Q&A

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