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New North Adams to Renovate Airport Hangar

The Airport Commission voted to go forward with the Northeast Hangar...

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Louison Emergency Shelter Program Gets Boost From ARPA Funds

Louison House is working to solve that problem by finding emergency...

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Tanglewood Plans Full 2022 Season; James Taylor Returns for 4th

Tanglewood will hold its first full summer season since 2019,...

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Pittsfield Taco Bell Holds Grand Opening

Taco Bell celebrated the grand opening of a new restaurant on...

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Local Veterans Raise $10,000 for Afghan Refugee Relocation

The funds will help new Afghan-Americans settle in by supporting the...

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Person Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries in Pittsfield Car Fire

The Pittsfield Fire Department responded with one engine and arrived...

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Parks Commission Updated on Pittsfield's Outdoor Recreation Projects

A bike skills track in Springside Park and a master vision for...

New MassDevelopment Awards Grant to Roots Rising

Funds will support community engagement, land assessment, farm...

New Adams Selectmen Ratify Emergency Management Director, Forest Warden Chief

The Board of Selectmen ratified the appointments of Amalio...

BCC Spring Semester Starts Jan. 24

A variety of learning options are offered, including in-person,...

North Adams Police Arrest Armed Person Downtown

SVHC COVID-19 Resource Center Schedule Change

Testing will resume as scheduled at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 22....

Clarksburg Sets Special Town Meeting to Cover Salary Deficits

The special town meeting will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 9, at...

North Adams Reconstitutes New Committee for School Project

The School Building Committee was re-established on Tuesday as...

MassDevelopment Announces Funding For Public Spaces

The program funds place-based, community-driven projects that...

MCLA Green Living Seminar Series Begins Jan. 26

Every semester, the Green Living Seminar Series centers around a...

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Medical Matters Weekly Welcomes Lorna Mattern

Mattern is the executive director of United Counseling Service (UCS)...

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SVHC Announces DAISY Award Winners

They are Ashley Andrews, AD, RN, and Hannah Hill, BSN, RN, both of...

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BMC Awarded Total Hip and Knee Replacement Certification

The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a health care...

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ACA Enrollment Open, CHP Available to Assist

Unlike in previous years, the Open Enrollment period will not be...

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Obituaries

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Lucy A. Allen, 93

HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. — Mrs. Lucy A. (Restino) Allen, 93, of Hoosick Falls, NY, died Saturday...

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Robert "Frenchy" Richards

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. —    Robert Albert "Frenchy" Richards, 87 of North Adams,...

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John S. Swistak, 73

CHESHIRE, Mass. —  CHESHIRE- John S. Swistak, 73 of Cheshire passed away peacefully Tuesday,...

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Catherine S. Moran, 85

ADAMS, Mass. —  Mrs. Catherine S. (Oparowski) Moran, 85, of Adams, died Wednesday, January 5,...

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John V. Moran, 86

ADAMS, Mass. —  Mr. John V. Moran, 86, of Adams, died Saturday evening, January 15, 2022 at...

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John A. Guettler, 87

ADAMS, Mass. —  Mr. John A. “Jack” Guettler, 87, of Adams, died Friday morning,...

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Peter E. Germanowski, 70

PITTSFIELD, Mass. —  Peter E. Germanowski, 70, of Pittsfield, died Wednesday evening, January...

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Alfred Bona, 77

Alfred J. Bona, 77, a longtime resident of Clarksburg, MA, died on January 14, 2022 with his loved ones...

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Armine F. Heinz, Jr., 80

ADAMS, Mass. — Lt. Col. Armine F. Heinz, Jr., US Army, Retired, passed away in NY on Jan. 11,...

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Joan Eleanor McAndrews, 79

CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. — Joan Eleanor (Arnold) McAndrews, 79, of Cambridge passed away at her home on...

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Harold Pim Goodbody,84

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. —  Obit – Harold Pim Goodbody, Jr. 1937-2021 Pim Goodbody Jr....

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Mary A. Krutiak, 66

CLARKSBURG, Mass. —   is with great sadness and sorrow that we announce the passing of...

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New Taylor Garabedian Leads Lee Girls Past Wahconah

The Hoosac Valley girls basketball team Thursday completed a season...

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New Drury Girls Come Back in Fourth to Top Lee

Kayla McGrath Thursday scored 10 points in a balanced attack for...

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New Ullrich, Eagles Win Third Straight

Michael Ullrich scored 18 points Thursday to lead the Mount Everett...

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New Brindle Leads Generals Past Minnechaug

Nick Brindle scored 18 points, all on 3-pointers, as the Pittsfield...

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New McCann Tech Boys Top Westfield Tech

Cole Boisvert led three McCann Tech Hornets in double figures in a...

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Harrigan Scores 26 as Taconic Tops Wahconah

Sean Harrigan scored 26 points Wednesday to lead the Taconic boys...

Williams Men Get Road Win at Amherst

Nate Karren scored 17 points Wednesday to lead the Williams College...

Salem State Women Edge MCLA

Visiting Salem State received 25 points and 20 rebounds from Liz...

Southwick Comes Back to Edge Penalty-Prone Blue Devils

The Southwick hockey team Wednesday topped Drury, 2-1.

Lenox Boys, Girls Victorious on Bousquet

Madison DiGrigoli and Molly Knight finished 1-2 Wednesday to lead the...

Taconic Boys, Girls Top Wahconah

Scott Langlois and Ben Bradway each won a pair of events Wednesday to...

Sandifer Leads Mounties Past Lee

Adam Sandifer scored 18 points Wednesday to lead the Mount Greylock...

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Coronavirus Updates

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State Orders 26M Rapid Tests, Changes Guidance on PCR Testing

The announcement comes in tandem with an advisory from the state...

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Schools

Pittsfield Closes Taconic, Reid Because of Staff Shortages

Taconic High School and Reid Middle School will be closed on...

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COVID-19 Updates

Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022

  • 283 cases, 18,565 total in Berkshire County
  • 14,384 cases, 1,404,214 total in Massachusetts 
  • 1 death for 358 in the county; 86 deaths, 20,782 total in Mass.
  • BHS patients: 34; statewide: 3,144 of which 1,641 or 52%, are not fully vaccinated.
  • state average positive rate 15.03%; county 12.80%
  • Fully vaccinated, state: 5,168,283; Berkshires: 76% of ages 5+; 72% of total population
  • U.S. cases: 69,149,005; deaths 859,839.
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Pittsfield Taco Bell Holds Grand Opening

Taco Bell celebrated the grand opening of a new restaurant on...

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Designer Consigner Offers Upscale Consignment Shopping in Pittsfield

Designer Consigner, owned by Pittsfield resident Amy Kotski, has...

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Shire Donuts to Open Second Location in Dalton

Jeff and Heather King opened their doughnut shop in Adams more than a...

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Hilltop Orchards Reopens Store Damaged in Christmas Fire

Hilltop's farm building suffered damage because of a tractor's...

Should inflation affect your investment moves?

As you know, inflation heated up in 2021, following years of pretty...

Explore Allyship in the Workplace

Subject matter expert Meg Bossong of Williams College will lead a...

@theMarket: Beware the Hikes of March

There is a more than an even chance that the Federal Reserve Bank...

Realty Agent Ranked No.1 in Sales for 2021

William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty announced that Tonia...

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Realty Agent Ranked No.1 in Sales for 2021

William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty announced that...

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Berkshire Money Management Welcomes Marketing...

Kameron brings more than 10 years of marketing experience...

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Jack Miller Hires Office Manager, Project...

ack Miller Contractors currently employs 20 professionals...

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BMM Welcomes Client Care Team Member

Smith will assist with client onboarding, scheduling, and...

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Berkshire Music School Welcomes New Faculty,...

Headquartered in Pittsfield, the Berkshire Music School is...

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BMC Nurse Earns DAISY Award Recognition

LaPlante, who serves on 4 East in the hospital, received a...

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Hockey: Southwick vs Drury

The Rams scored with 4 minutes, 23 seconds left in regulation to...

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Skiing: Berkshire County Alpine League

Madison DiGrigoli and Molly Knight finished 1-2 Wednesday to lead the...

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G Basketball: Ludlow vs Mount Greylock

The Mount Greylock girls basketball team Tuesday made every play to...

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Wrestling: Kevin Harrington Memorial Tournament at Taconic

Taconic wrestler West Dews Saturday learned a valuable lesson and...

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Pittsfield Hospitalization Rates Not Spiking During Omicron Surge

During a COVID-19 update at Tuesday's City Council meeting, Director...

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Free COVID-19 Tests Arriving in North Berkshire

The Council on Aging will be distributing the 1,620 COVID-19 tests...

Medical Matters Weekly Welcomes Lorna Mattern

Mattern is the executive director of United Counseling Service (UCS)...

SVHC Announces DAISY Award Winners

They are Ashley Andrews, AD, RN, and Hannah Hill, BSN, RN, both of...

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Veteran Spotlight: Lt. Col. Lance English

English spent a total of 28 years in active and Reserves in the Army...

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Veteran Spotlight: Army Spc. Eric Rogers

In 2012, Rogers was deployed to Afghanistan and would remain there...

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Tanglewood Plans Full 2022 Season; James Taylor Returns for 4th

Tanglewood will hold its first full summer season since 2019,...

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Online Ghost Tour at Ventfort Hall

Oakes will be available for a question and answer session after the...

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Hoosac Valley Athletic Director Molly Meczywor Getting EMT Certification

Meczywor, who did a ride-along with the Northern Berkshire EMS last...

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Schools

Mount Greylock School Committee Advances Natural Grass Playing Field Plan

For the first time in the long and complicated history of the natural...

College Notes: Winter 2022

Hoosac Valley's Brodie Lanoue Presented With Superintendents' Award

Hoosac Valley High School senior Brodie Lanoue received this year's...

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SW Vermont Medical Center

Southwestern Vermont Health Care is a comprehensive health care Hospital. Located in Bennington, VT

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RIBCO Supply

Check out our great lineup of Boss Plows, and spreaders. 2 Locations Clarksburg & Pittsfield!

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Culligan Water Systems

Limited Time Offer! $39.95 Inspect & Check, Save Now! Click For Details

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