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New Community Walks 'Out of The Darkness' for Suicide Prevention

She said stigma surrounding a death can also affect how well people...

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MCLA Alumni Recognized for 'Outstanding' Service to Community, College

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts on Saturday took time to...

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Q&A: Williamstown's Wild Oats Cooperative Marks 40 Years

The kind of "we’re all in this together" attitude that public...

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Adams Con Comm Approves Emergency Certificate for Damaged Wall

Waterflow is undercutting the wall, which is at risk of collapse...

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Williamstown Fire District Sets Dec. 7 Vote on New Station

Five years after the fire district's voters approved purchasing a...

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Weekend Outlook: Fall Foliage Week

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BMC Renaming Cancer Center After Former President, CEO

The new name is the Phelps Cancer Center. The center is being renamed...

Pittsfield Man Charged in Murder

Desmond Phillip, 42, is facing charges in the murder of...

White Cane Day Celebration Planned at PHS

The school district will recognize White Cane Day at Pittsfield...

Pontoosuc Lake Still Under Health Advisory

Local officials are reminding the public that the health...

North Adams Needs Christmas Trees

They should be 25 to 30 feet in height. One will be placed at...

Great Barrington Police Utilizing Bodycams

All officers will be utilizing body-worn cameras to help...

City of Pittsfield Sets Public Forum on Homelessness

Following weeks of conversation about homelessness, the city...

The Retired Investor: Can Neighborhood Ice Cream Man Keep Trucking?

Selling ice cream on the street has been around in American...

Pittsfield Apartment Fire Contained to Dining Room

Upon entry on into the unit, crews found heavy fire in the...

Froio Center Volunteers Pack Monthly Brown Bags for Seniors

This is done on the fourth Friday of each month through the...

Adams Arts Advisory Board Wants to Become Independent

The Adams Arts Advisory Board is exploring the possibility of...

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Autumn Animal Adoptions

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Medical Matters Weekly Welcomes Breast Cancer Researcher

Dr. Linda Vahdat is the section chief of Medical Oncology and the...

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SVMC: Boosting Your Own Immunity

We know vaccines for COVID and the flu and good handwashing practices...

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SVHC Foundation Hires Senior Gifts Officer

The Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC) Foundation has announced...

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Fall Foliage Children's Race Winners Announced

This year's Children's Fair & Races were moved to the North Adams...

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Obituaries

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Judith R. Sumner, 64

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. —  A memorial service celebrating the life of Judith Rose (Bliss) Sumner,...

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Brian D. White, 66

ADAMS, Mass. —Mr. Brian David White, 66, of Adams, died Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at Berkshire...

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Maureen Scott,63

    Maureen (Shand) Scott, 63 of North Adams, MA died at Berkshire Medical Center in...

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Joseph Tovani, 88

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. —  Joseph Tovani, 88, of Bradenton, Fla., passed away peacefully in his...

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Ruth Wellspeak, 85

ADAMS, Mass. —  Ruth Marlene (Fountain) Wellspeak, 85 of Adams, MA died on Tuesday September...

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Barbara Martel,62

Barbara Kathleen (Blanchette) Martel, 62, of North Adams, died at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield...

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Donald E. Casey Jr.

Donald Edward Casey Junior, loving husband of Christine, loving father of Erin Kathleen, and devoted...

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Lee Roy,62

Lee E. Roy, 62, died at his home in Adams on September 24, 2022 surrounded by his family after a brief...

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Theodore G. Bombardier, 85

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. —G Bombardier, 85, a native of North Adams, MA passed away at his home in...

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William G. Schrade Jr, 77

ADAMS, Mass. —  William George Schrade, Jr., 77 of Adams, MA died on Tuesday, September 13,...

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Francis "Franco" Dodge, 58

ADAMS, Mass. — Mr. Francis E. “Franco” Dodge, Jr., 58, formerly of Adams, died on...

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Bernice R. LaPlante, 94

ADAMS, Mass. —  Bernice Rae (Dupee) LaPlante of Adams, 94, passed away Thursday, September...

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Pittsfield, Wahconah Girls Battle to a Draw

The Wahconah girls soccer team scored in the 71st minute Saturday to...

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Rohlfs' Late Game-Winner Lifts Hurricanes Past Hornets

Dylan Rohlfs scored on a counter in the 86th minute Saturday to give...

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Davis Scores to Send Spartans Past Lenox

Kayleigh Davis scored the only goal of the night Friday as the...

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Pittsfield Rolls Over Putnam Voc

It took the Pittsfield football team less than five minutes to score...

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Cornell Scores Pair as Drury Boys Win First

The Drury boys soccer team grabbed its first win of the year with a...

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Easthampton Shuts Out Hoosac Valley

The Hoosac Valley football team was held scoreless on Friday as the...

New Williams Men's Soccer Ties Amherst to Stay Unbeaten

Ben Diffley stopped six shots Saturday as the Williams College men's...

New Pittsfield's Babineau Leads MCLA Men to Second-Place

The MCLA men's cross country team competed Saturday at the Panther...

New Savage, Mounties Sweep Lenox

Celina Savage Saturday recorded 12 kills to lead the Mount Greylock...

Agawam Volleyball Tops Lee

The Agawam volleyball team Saturday earned a 25-19, 25-19, 26-24 win...

Coody, Sweren Lead Mount Greylock Volleyball to Third Straight Win

Charlotte Coody and Kylie Sweren combined for 25 assists Friday as...

Mount Greylock Defense Steps Up in Win at Frontier

Eamon Hetherington and Matteo Chang each scored a goal Friday as the...

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BMC Renaming Cancer Center After Former President, CEO

The new name is the Phelps Cancer Center. The center is being renamed...

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North Adams Part of National Opioid Treatment Study

North Adams is one of more than a dozen communities in Massachusetts,...

BHS Adds Board Certified Pulmonologist

Berkshire Health Systems announces the appointment of Dr. Joseph L....

SVMC Welcomes New Surgeon to General Surgery

MacGregor received his medical degree from University Medicine and...

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Interprint Asking Pittsfield for Tax Incentive in $22M Expansion

Interprint is investing more than $20 million in its printing...

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Starbucks Proposed on Pittsfield-Lenox Road

The Community Development Board on Tuesday unanimously approved a...

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New Team Taking Over Desperados in North Adams

A sign announcing the reopening went up on the door of the Eagle...

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Arch and Rose Quartz SPAtique Opens in Dalton

Cosmetic tattoo artist Ashley Ciepiela and licensed esthetician...

@theMarket: Moving Forward After Tumultuous Stock Market Week

Stocks have made new yearly lows this week as fears of declining...

The Retired Investor: Can Neighborhood Ice Cream Man Keep Trucking?

Selling ice cream on the street has been around in American urban...

@theMarket: Stocks Drop as Fed Delivers Same Dire Message

It was another "read my lips" moment for equity investors. Federal...

The Retired Investor: The Dishwasher Debates

The company argues that skipping the pre-rinsing of dishes and...

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BHS Appoints General Surgeon to Fairview Hospital

Berkshire Health Systems has announced the appointment of...

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BHS Adds Board Certified Pulmonologist

Berkshire Health Systems announces the appointment of Dr....

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SVMC Welcomes New Surgeon to General Surgery

MacGregor received his medical degree from University...

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State Sen. Adam Hinds to Become CEO of Kennedy...

Hinds since 2017 has represented the Berkshire, Hampshire,...

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NBUW Makes Interim Executive Director Permanent

Duffy Judge has filled the role of Interim Executive...

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Local Writer and Artist wins Honeybee Creative...

An essay by local writer and artist Suzi Banks Baum has won...

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Fall Foliage Children's Parade 2022

The Fall Foliage Children's Parade is held on Friday in North Adams....

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Football: Drury vs McCann Tech

The Drury football team’s first half performance was enough to take...

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Football: Ludlow vs Taconic

Senior QB Matthew McIntosh found classmate Steve Patch for a 35-yard...

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Volleyball: Belchertown vs Mount Greylock

Celina Savage recorded 12 kills Wednesday to lead the Mount Greylock...

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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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Weekend Outlook: Festivals, Concerts, and More

Berkshire County has a variety of events this weekend including...

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Pittsfield Council OKs Honorary Street Name for Theater Leaders

Underneath the original street sign will be an brown and white...

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MCLA Alumni Recognized for 'Outstanding' Service to Community, College

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts on Saturday took time to...

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Drury High Builds Community at 2nd Annual Day of Service

Drury High School students were greeted at school Friday morning by...

Dalton to Set Special Town Meeting for Wahconah Track

Central Berkshire Regional School District leaders attended the...

Lenox Principal Resigns, Was Fired in 2008 Over Conduct With BArT Student

One week after iBerkshires.com reached out to the Lenox Public...

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