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Hawlemont Seeks to Join Northern Berkshire School...

The Northern Berkshire School Union is looking for a lot more information before it makes a decision on accepting the Hawlemont Regional School as a member. click for more

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Paul Mark Announces Run for State Senate

The six-term representative said the people of the Berkshire district deserve a dedicated advocate in the Senate. He cited the devastation that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on its communities and small businesses and how it widened the divide between the wealthy and those struggling to put food on... click for more

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Berkshire Athenaeum Issued and Renewed More Than...

National Library Card Sign-up Month is an initiative of the American Library Association. click for more

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Mount Greylock District Aims to Increase Sense of...

Recent reports of racist incidents at Williamstown Elementary School prompted a discussion at the Mount Greylock School Committee on Thursday. click for more

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Patrick's Pub For Sale After Almost 40 Years in...

The owners of the popular Patrick's Pub, the Powell family, have decided to sell the business after 20 years of running and then owning it. click for more

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Search Continues for Missing Cheshire Woman

Paula Kelsey, 77, reportedly went for a walk on Friday morning about 7:25 in the area of Richmond Hill and Windsor Road and has not returned home. It's believed she may have become disoriented and lost her way. click for more

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Pittsfield Ward Candidates Make Their Pitch to...

The forum was held at the Berkshire Athenaum as a partnership between iBerkshires.com and Pittsfield Community Television. It was moderated by iBerkshires Executive Editor Tammy Daniels and Pittsfield Bureau Chief Brittany Polito. click for more

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Two Pittsfield Seniors Recognized with...

William Garrity of Taconic High School and Elodie Theriault of Pittsfield High School received the Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents Certificate of Academic Excellence. click for more

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Pittsfield Street Improvement Project Schedule:...

The schedule is subject to change based on weather conditions. click for more


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Two-Mile Section of...

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Williams College Museum of...

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Pittsfield City Council OKs...

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Pittsfield and Dalton Household Hazardous Waste...

The collection will be held at the city's Highway Facility, 81 Hawthorne Ave; please enter through the rear entrance.

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Mount Greylock School Committee Hears Criticism of...

But while the committee was not able to take any action on the project at its Thursday meeting, it did hear from critics of the plan to install a synthetic turf multisport field at the middle/high school.

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Pittsfield City Council OKs Lee Bank's 2nd...

The panel passed a special permit application for the construction of a drive-through window service at 180-184 South St. with one condition requiring a raised right-turn median instead of a painted one at the intersection of the streets.

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North Adams Public Library Exploring Community...

Community Fridge Program organizers Sarah Defusco and Isabel Twanmo met with the trustees Wednesday to see if the library would be interested in hosting a refrigerator from which community members could take food from.

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The Retired Investor: Barbie Gets Better With Age

Despite this new age of video games, electronic toys, and diminishing attention spans, children are returning to a toy that is almost as old as me. Mattel's Barbie doll is back and at the top of many holiday shopping lists.

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Pittsfield Council Approves New Ward Map with...

This is done every 10 years, according to U.S. Census data, so that shifts in population will never unfairly increase or decrease a voter's voice in government.

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Line Painting Scheduled In Pittsfield

On-street parking is prohibited during this work.

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Clarksburg Officials Reject Idea of Nonbinding...

Superintendent John Franzoni had recommended a nonbinding resolution on the upcoming special election or at town meeting to take the temperature of the town.

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Pittsfield Council OKs Lawn Signs on City Treeline

The City Council on Tuesday passed a petition to rescind Section 4.9 of the City Code Chapter 25 relating to the placement of poster signs that was submitted by Councilor At Large Peter White.

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Two-Mile Section of Appalachian Trail Vandalized

The vandalized area is off the Massachusetts Avenue trailhead, approximately two miles to the East Mountain overlook

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Pittsfield School Committee Candidates Talk...

Common themes of debate included student retention, the school budget, student and parent engagement, and safety within the schools.

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Pittsfield Police Arrest Minor Believed To Be...

The delivery driver did not suffer any serious injury during this incident.

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Hinds Says State Needs Visionary Leadership in Bid...

The three-term senator made his announcement on the steps of City Hall and then headed to Latino's Kitchen in Springfield and on to Beacon Hill for two more media stops.

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North Adams Edward Jones Office Supports Toys for...

Residents may help needy children in the area by bringing in a new, unwrapped toy to the office, 71 Main Street, North Adams, during regular business hours beginning Oct. 12 through Dec. 7.

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Mayor Bernard Feels 'Positive Momentum' on...

Mayor Thomas Bernard on Tuesday night acknowledged that the 1955 structure is "at the endpoint of a deferred maintenance challenge that has been decades in the making," despite a number of "expensive Band-Aids over the years."

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Pittsfield Advocate Beverly Grady Recognized for...

She also served on the Berkshire Benevolent Association for the Blind for 57 years and volunteered at the Lions Club for 23 years.

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Pittsfield At-Large Candidates Talk Policing,...

Reoccurring topics included public safety and the role of the Pittsfield Police Department, addressing poverty, inequity, and homelessness, and the local economy.

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Mid-October to Feel More Like Summer

Accuweather says some areas may break records for warm temperatures for October from a high pressure system building across New England.

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Berkshire Money Management Sponsors Match Campaign...

BMM's donation of $25,000 will help the Thanksgiving Angels double their donation dollars. The donation will be spent at Wohrle's.

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Reward Offered for Information on North Adams...

The North Adams Fire Department was notified of the fire shortly after 5:15 Sunday evening and responded to find the doors locked on the century-old building and an interior storage room fully engulfed in flames.

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