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Attorney General Candidate Quentin Palfrey Talks Progressive Issues

The event was arranged by local Democrats and drew about 20 people....

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Williamstown Planning Board Candidates Differ on Bylaw Proposals

Carin DeMayo-Wall and Kenneth Kuttner each have spoken before the...

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Williamstown Select Board Candidates Make their Pitches

Faced with three Select Board candidates who each have served on the...

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DA Candidate Shugrue Says Time to End 'Awful Experiment'

There's a lack of prosecution and follow-through, he said, little...

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Robert Sullivan Jr. Launches Bid for Berkshire District Attorney

Local attorney Robert Sullivan Jr. officially launched his run for...

Judge Denies Request to Delay Williamstown Town Meeting

UPDATE Tuesday, 3:20 p.m.: A Superior Court judge in Pittsfield...

Lenox Returns Incumbents in Low Turnout

There were no races and only 140 out of 3,768 registered voters...

North Berkshire Democrats Host Meet & Greet With State Candidates

Gubernatorial candidate Sonia Chang-Diaz will be present as will...

Letter: Kuttner for Planning Board

Ken Kuttner will make a wonderful addition to the Williamstown...

Letter: DeMayo-Wall Running for Planning Board

We are becoming a town with a "missing middle." Those at the high...

Letter: Jane Patton for Williamstown Select Board

Over the past two years, Jane has shown up every day, listened...

Letter: Vote DeMayo-Wall for Planning Board

Vote for Carin DeMayo-Wall for Planning Board. She's smart,...

Letter: Planning Board Candidate Carin DeMayo-Wall

I am writing in support of Carin DeMayo-Wall for Planning Board. I...

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DA Candidate Shugrue Says Time to End 'Awful...

There's a lack of prosecution and follow-through, he said, little communication with police, too many dismissals, too few diversion programs and a general lack of confidence in the DA's office that's filtering down to police and the community.

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Letter: Bilal for Williamstown Select Board

He has deep roots in this town: his ancestors lived and worked here. He is committed to an approach based in kindness and inclusion. He is the candidate who can and will help us reach a new, inclusive and more equitable chapter in our town's history.

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Robert Sullivan Jr. Launches Bid for Berkshire...

Local attorney Robert Sullivan Jr. officially launched his run for district attorney on Monday as an unenrolled independent candidate with a focus on public safety and de-politicizing the position.

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Gubernatorial Candidate Geoff Diehl Visits Dalton...

iBerkshires sat down with the Republican candidate to discuss issues ranging from housing to recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and advocacy for the western side of the state.

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Two Challengers Emerge for Berkshire District...

Well-known Pittsfield attorney Timothy J. Shugrue has entered the race for district attorney.

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One Incumbent Loses Seat in Pittsfield Election

Peter Marchetti, Peter White, and Earl Persip III will return as at-large councilors but there was one upset with Karen Kalinowsky ousting incumbent Yuki Cohen.

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Pittsfield Voters to Chose City Council, School...

Voters in Pittsfield will head to the polls on Tuesday to elect a new City Council and School Committee. Voting will take place from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

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Letter: Look to Hope of Future, Not Ways of Past:...

I don't want North Adams to go back to what it was 12 years ago. I like knowing that when I see the city's mayor, despite the many pressures of their job, I'm going to be received with a warm handshake or embrace. I like knowing that if I've got some time and a means of being productive that I can engage in my hometown in whatever capacity I choose.

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Letter: Macksey for Mayor

Jennifer cares for her community, her voters, for everyone. She is kind and wonderful listener, she will absolutely be a great leader. She is a positive role model for all of us. She is exactly what our city needs for a better tomorrow.

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Letter: Get Information About Dangers of Youth...

The start of the school year and new routines brings new worries about teen vaping. These concerns are important, especially now, because smoking and vaping may put people at higher risk of complications from COVID-19.

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North Adams Will Vote New Mayor, City Council on...

Mayor: The first woman mayor in the city's 126-year history will be inaugurated on Jan. 1, 2022. The two candidates vying to take that oath of office are Jennifer Macksey and Lynette Bond.

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