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New @theMarket: Stocks Make New Highs

It has been the best quarterly earnings season in a long time. More than 87 percent of companies that have reported thus far have beat earnings estimates. That is a record and investors celebrated. click for more

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The Retired Investor: Are Inflation Fears Real or...

What has many investors concerned is that once the inflation genii is out of the bottle, it won't be that easy to put it back in again. Will a 2.5 percent inflation rate, for example, be a transitory event, or the harbinger of something more? And if so, how much more? click for more

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Berkshire Money Management Welcomes Two New Team...

Simeone is a client care specialist and will be at the helm of the BMM satellite office at 322 Main Street in Great Barrington, which is slated to open this summer. click for more

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Greylock Federal Appoints New Member To Board Of...

House is the Director of Community Outreach and Engagement with the Berkshire County District Attorney's office. Previously, he served as a deputy director with the Berkshire Community Action Council. click for more

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MCLA MBA Program Presents 'Friday Focus' Panel

ll events will take place virtually, and are free and open to the public. This event will also be streamed to the MCLA Facebook page and will be archived on the MCLA YouTube channel for later viewing. click for more

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Greylock Insurance's Employee Earns National...

Alcaro joined Greylock in March 2018 and resides in North Adams. click for more

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More relief in sight for business owners

If you own a business that's been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, you may have received some type of aid from the government or maybe not. But in either case, some new opportunities for assistance may interest you. click for more

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@theMarket: Fed Signals Equities 'All Clear' But...

Investors were bolstered by the Fed's message this week. Low interest rates and monetary stimulus will remain pillars of the nation's economic recovery for as long as it takes. Investors were comforted, but not enough to materially move stocks higher. click for more

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Dewey Hall Appoints New President

Beth has been a member of the Dewey Hall board of directors for three years and is a founding board member of the Clinton Church Restoration project. click for more

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Mass MoCA to Readies for...

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Q&A: Williamstown Barn...

Babcock is in Williamstown...

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Berkshire Mantiques Owner...

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MCLA Community Invited to Vote on 2021 Innovation...

Voting is open from 5 p.m. on Monday, May 3 to 8 a.m. on Friday, May 7, and any member of the MCLA community (student, faculty, staff, alumni, or general community member) is eligible to vote once during that time.

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The Retired Investor: Empty Oceans

The demand for fish is growing with aquaculture trends reaching a growth rate of 527 percent from 1990 to today. At the same time, fish consumption has doubled as well.

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1Berkshire and BRPC Launch Business Needs Survey

All businesses and non-profits in the Berkshires are encouraged to provide their feedback to this short survey, which will help inform a comprehensive technical assistance program being organized by the two agencies

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Adams Planners Approve Marijuana Cultivator Plans

The Planning Board approved marijuana cultivators LC Square's site plan for Howland Avenue.

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Look at your financial situation holistically

What's the biggest financial mistake you can make?

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Adams Community Bank Announces Two New Hires

According to a press release, Lisa brings over 30 years of mortgage banking experience and previously served as VP, Mortgage Lending at Greylock Federal Credit Union.

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@theMarket: Stocks Hit With Possible Tax Hike

It was a losing week for stocks. Most of the blame can be pinned on a proposal by the Biden administration to double the capital gains tax on investments. It is not official yet, but investors are counting on an announcement next week.

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BFAIR Adds Fundraising And Grants Manager

What started as volunteering at a local nonprofit in Boston led to her passion of working in partnership with others who were also interested in making a difference in their community.

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MCLA and MassHire Partner to Support 2021...

The event aims to engage high school students, mainly in grades 10-12, in career awareness and exploration through a blend of live Zoom sessions with local professionals and scheduled broadcasts on Pittsfield Community Television.

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The Retired Investor: Our Hospitals Are in Trouble

COVID-19 effectively put a halt to most elective surgeries. As the nation gets vaccinated, however, medical authorities have given the all-clear to resume those surgeries. But will patients come back?

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Big Y Streamlines Sack Hunger Campaign

These regional food banks support local soup kitchens, food pantries, senior food programs, children's programs and more for the 2,100-member agencies they serve every day.

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Methuselah Closed Until Further Notice for...

Methuselah Bar and Lounge, owned by Councilor at Large Yuki Cohen, was issued an order not to open on Saturday in relation to alleged violations from Thursday evening captured on video.

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Berkshire Roots Celebrates 4/20 With Music, Food,...

Berkshire Roots will music, food, vendors, and new products on Tuesday at its Dalton Avenue location. On Saturday is the dispensary's launch of Garcia Hand Picked cannabis products made by music legend Jerry Garcia's family.

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Be conscious of your investment environment

On April 22, we observe Earth Day, an occasion that has inspired millions of people over the decades to take steps to clean up our world.

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Great Barrington Dispensary Combines Art, Equity,...

Social media strategist Alexander Farnsworth and his brother Brayden, and fashion designer Adam Lippes launched their joint venture, Farnsworth Fine Cannabis on March 1 with a retail location in Great Barrington.

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Keva Health Wins COVID-19 Connect Tech Innovation...

Keva Health, developers of a remote monitoring platform to help physicians treating asthma patients and an app for patients to better manage their condition, was awarded $40,000 to continue developing their business

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Edward Jones Ranks Highest in Investor...

The study measures overall investor satisfaction with 24 full-service investment firms based on seven factors including product offerings; problem resolution; convenience; digital experience; financial advisors; value; and trust.

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The Retired Investor: A Highway of Opportunity

But while we have largely delayed or ignored our infrastructure, other countries have been achieving technological breakthroughs and new innovations for years. My hope is that the U.S. will be able to take advantage of some of these advances in our own infrastructure plan in the coming decade.

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Lanesborough Will Consider New General Store For...

Bradbury said the store intends to offer "home goods and limited groceries" with the goal of stocking most of its shelves with products from within the region.

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Set milestones on road to financial security

The road to financial security, like many long journeys toward important goals, can be filled with ups and downs.


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