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New Tyer Announces Final Round of ARPA Community Awards

Mayor Linda Tyer has announced the last of the city's American Rescue...

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Pittsfield's Allendale Pines Plans Further Expansion

The Mobile Home Rent Control Board on Monday OK'd the plan contingent...

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Dalton Select Board Announces Availability of Bardin Property

The former police chief has resigned from all appointed positions...

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Pittsfield Council's Budget Recommendations Survive Charter Objection

With the amendments, the budget totals $188,822,018.

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State Transportation Committee Chair Crighton Visits Berkshire County

State Sen. Brendan Crighton, co- chair of the state's Joint Committee...

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KEVS Foundation Donates AED to Pittsfield

The Parks Commission received the lifesaving device last Tuesday...

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General Dynamics Seeks Small-Business Connections

The event titled "Innovating for The Future" sought to expand the...

New Adams General Government Review Committee Creates Working Plan

The General Government Review Committee has created a working...

New North Adams Commission Keeps Key West Limits; Tables Fiesta Permit

Breen raised the issue of the city's open-container law and...

Pittsfield Man Who Threatened Police With Crossbow Found Guilty

On Wednesday, March 23, 2022, Cheshire Police and Massachusetts...

Williamstown Select Board Finds Diversity Training Program for Town Personnel

The Select Board on Monday expressed its commitment to provide...

CHP CEO Stepping Down After Nearly 7 Years

Spiliotes' last day is June 30. Richard H. Gregg will be...

BMC Parking Garages, Access Roads Limited During 4th of July Events

During the parade, the hospital's employee parking garage will...

Mount Greylock District Takes First-Year 'Hit' in New Bus Contract

The Mount Greylock Regional School Committee on Monday OK'd a...

Pittsfield OK's Alcohol License Transfer to Camp Arrow Wood

Despite pushback from neighbors, the Licensing Board on Monday...

Updated Schedule for Pittsfield Line Painting

The work will begin by Park Square and continue up to Berkshire...

Adams Fire District Gets Second Open Meeting Law Complaint

The Adams Fire District has received its second Open Meeting Law...

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SVMC Named as Efficiency Vermont 'Energy Leader'

The organization honored seven large commercial and industrial...

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SVMC Celebrates Accredited Nursing Residency Graduates

The year-long program is completed during the students' first year of...

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SVHC COVID Resource Center Will Discontinue Testing

SVHC remains ready to resume the availability of PCR testing at the...

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SVHC Honors the SVMC ICU Team with DAISY Team Award

Duchene presented the award during a surprise presentation in the ICU...

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Obituaries

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MaryAnn Maxwell, 88 

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — MaryAnn Maxwell, age 88, passed peacefully on June 24, 2022, in Rio Rancho,...

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Joan Dupras, 80

STAMFORD, Vt. —  Joan Ann Dupras, 80 of Stamford, VT died on Saturday, June 25, 2022 at...

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Robert F. Dalzell Jr, 85

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. —  Robert Fenton Dalzell, Jr., professor, author, beloved husband,...

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Albert D. "Don" Hyers, 77

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. —  Beloved husband, father, and grandpa, Albert Donnel "Don"...

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Wayne Lehman, 67

Wayne Lehman Sr., aged 67, passed away unexpectedly in his house in Port Orange, Florida in the early...

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Jonathan "Jon" Mason

    Jonathan "Jon" Brian Mason, 36 of North Adams died unexpectedly on Monday...

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Gary S. Grunin

PITTSFIELD, Mass. —   Gary Grunin, a lifelong resident of Pittsfield, passed away...

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Jody Brigley

DALTON, Mass. —   Jody Lynn Brigley, 60, of Hemlock Hill, passed away June 7, 2022 at...

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Peter "Bub" Tietgens, 97

CHESHIRE, Mass. —   Peter N. "Bub" Tietgens, 97, of Tucson, AZ, formerly of...

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Dale Leo Belanger, 56

Dale Leo Belanger, 56 of North Adams died suddenly in his home on Monday, June 13, 2022. He was born on...

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Phyllis J. Davis, 83

Phyllis J. Davis, 83, died peacefully on Wednesday June 15, 2022, surrounded by her loved ones. Born in...

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Janet M. LaFleur, 93

ADAMS, Mass. —   Mrs. Janet Maryann (Gajda) LaFleur, 93, of Adams, died on Monday, May 9,...

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Update: Williams Alum Named Head Coach of NBA's Jazz

Multiple media outlets Monday reported that Williams College alumnus...

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Greylock Thunder 12U Softball Opens Season with Win

Avery Lane went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles on Tuesday to lead the...

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July 6 Event Commemorates Home of Troy's Garage Baseball Squad

An important piece of Berkshire County baseball history will be...

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Wahconah Wins State Crown

The Wahconah boys lacrosse team Wednesday defeated Sandwich in the...

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Mount Greylock Wins School's First Baseball State Title

The Mount Greylock baseball team Saturday beat Hopedale, 3-1, to...

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O'Neill OT Game-Winner Lifts Wahconah to State Title Game

The Wahconah boys lacrosse team Saturday came from behind in the...

New SteepleCats Get Strong Pitching, Lose in 10th

Bristol's Chaz Myers drove in the winning run in the bottom of the...

Berkshire County Football Officials Offer Classes for Aspiring Refs

The Berkshire County Football Officials Association is offering...

Renata Round-Tripper Highlights County All-Star Game

Lee sophomore Kamryn Renata stole the show at Thursday’s Berkshire...

Manchester Essex Edges Mount Greylock Girls in State Semis

Paige Garlitz and Mercedes O’Neil each had a hat trick Wednesday to...

Mount Greylock Reaches State Title Game

The stars shone bright, and the role players played huge roles...

Wahconah Softball Bows Out in State Semi-Finals

The Amesbury softball team Wednesday ended Wahconah's season in the...

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Pittsfield COVID Cases, Hospitalizations Continue to Rise

On Sunday, the percent positivity rate was 16.6 percent and there...

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Williams College President Thanks Berkshires Healthcare Heroes

Today, the college is once again bustling with students, faculty and...

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Williamstown Board of Health: Face Coverings 'A Personal Decision'

The board, which never took the step of mandating face masks in town,...

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COVID-19 Updates

Thursday, June 23, 2022; updated once a week

  • 188 cases, 28,684 total in Berkshire County
  • 7402 cases, 1,755,678 total in Massachusetts 
  • Two deaths for 393 in the county; 56 deaths, 19,657 total in Mass.
  • BHS patients: 8; statewide: 459 of which 180, or 39%, are not fully vaccinated, and of which 143, or 31%, are primarily hospitalized for COVID.
  • state average positive rate 5.53%; county 6.32%
  • Fully vaccinated, state: 5,403,357, or 84%; Berkshires: 75% of total population (the state stopped updating county figures in April)
  • U.S. cases: 86,296,649; deaths 1,015,438.
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General Dynamics Seeks Small-Business Connections

The event titled "Innovating for The Future" sought to expand the...

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Adams Incubator Space Opens on Park Street

The Adams Incubator, an art, retail and small-event space, has opened...

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Council Subcommittee Votes 'No' on Nip Ban in Pittsfield

Local liquor store owners persuaded the Ordinances and Rules...

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Berkshire Blends Brings Real Fruit Smoothies to North Adams

There is no artificial flavoring in the smoothie shop, and Berkshire...

BCArc Staff Members Awarded

Two Berkshire County Arc (BCArc) staff members were awarded statewide...

Take steps toward financial freedom

Next week, we observe Independence Day, an opportunity to celebrate...

Jacob's Pillow Selects Hospitality Partner

Menus, infused by inclusion of local ingredients, will complement the...

@theMarket: Recession: 'Certainly a Possibility'

Those were the words of Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell during...

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BCArc Staff Members Awarded

Two Berkshire County Arc (BCArc) staff members were awarded...

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CHP CEO Stepping Down After Nearly 7 Years

Spiliotes' last day is June 30. Richard H. Gregg will be...

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Adams Community Bank Announces Graduation of...

The graduation ceremony occurred on June 17th at Babson...

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Pittsfield Dentist Named Among '10 Under Ten'

Established in 2005 by the MDS, the annual recognition...

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Berkshire Athenaeum's Employee Earns Mass History...

Harris, who has been a full-time staff member since 2003,...

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Community Bancorp of the Berkshires Announces...

Grandchamp succeeds Steve Pagnotta, who served as Chair for...

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Softball: U12 Dalton vs Greylock

Avery Lane went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles on Tuesday to lead the...

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NBIYB: H.A. George vs Rotary

Congratulations to Rotary in their victory over H.A. George 3-2 in...

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NECBL: Ocean State Waves vs SteepleCats

North Adams SteepleCats won in extra innings 6-5 on a wild pitch over...

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Boys Lacrosse: Wahconah vs Sandwich

Devin Lampron scored four goals, Joe Massaro made 20 saves, and...

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Pittsfield Health Board Considers Fine-Tuning Tobacco Rules

Tri-Town Health Department Director James Wilusz recommended various...

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Planned Chemical Dependency Center Headed to Williamstown Zoning Board

Williamstown Recovery Realty LLC will be before the board seeking a...

SVMC Named as Efficiency Vermont 'Energy Leader'

The organization honored seven large commercial and industrial...

CHP CEO Stepping Down After Nearly 7 Years

Spiliotes' last day is June 30. Richard H. Gregg will be appointed...

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Veteran Spotlight: Army Sgt. Christine Zecker

Christine Zecker served her country in Army as a sergeant from 1989...

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Veteran Spotlight: Marine Cpl. Pete Belmonte

Pete Belmonte served his country in the Marine Corps from 1989 to...

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Veteran Spotlight: Senior Airman Chris Clarkson

Growing up in Nashua, N.H., Chris Clarkson had always wanted to be a...

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Clark Art Features 'Rodin in the United States'

One of the largest exhibits of the works of Auguste Rodin seen in the...

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Weekend Outlook: Fairies, Classic Cars, Concerts & More

This warm cloudy weekend is offering a variety of indoor and outdoor...

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Maggie Harrington-Esko Tapped as PHS Principal

After working in many different positions at Pittsfield High School...

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Pittsfield Schools Celebrate Carter LaCasse's Return Home

The 8-year-old boy was recently cleared of cancer after a more than...

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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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