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Mildred Elley School Awards Certificates to 66 Graduates

Mildred Elley School presented certificates to 66 graduates on Thursday at the Holiday Inn and Suites.

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Camp Wagalot Owner Finds Her Passion in Caring for Dogs

Andrews' love for dogs shines through in the effort that she puts into each client and the passion that fills her spirit as she speaks about the work they do there. She believes she's built a strong clientele base because of her focus on safety and individualized care.

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Violin Concert in Stockbridge

The concert will feature two works by British composer Richard Pantcheff: the US premiere of To Autumn, featuring British poetry on the theme of autumn, and the world premiere of New England Elegy, with a text by Nathaniel Hawthorne.

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Verizon Asks U.S. Court for Judgment Against Pittsfield Health Board

The City Council was to take up a request from the Board of Health on Tuesday for $84,000 to hire legal counsel against the telecommunications company but this was sidelined when the council was informed of the lawsuit.

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Berkshire County Under Normal Drought Conditions

Berkshire County remains at Level 0 - normal drought conditions.

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BFAIR Helps Place Flags on Veterans' Graves in Southview

A small crew of BFAIR program placed American Flags on Veterans' graves Saturday

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Planned Chemical Dependency Center Headed to Williamstown Zoning Board

Williamstown Recovery Realty LLC will be before the board seeking a special permit to operate an inpatient behavioral healthcare facility at 1561 Cold Spring Road (Route 7), at the site of the former Sweet Brook Care Centers.

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Weekend Outlook: Third Thursday Returns, Guthrie Center Walk

Third Thursday runs from 5 to 8 p.m. on the Common after a two-year hiatus. This month's theme is youth and the evening will include entertainment on the mainstage and activities, food and vendors.

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Lanesborough Selectmen Order Demolition of Abandoned Building

Joppru said he condemned the building in 2016, but because of various solar projects and the COVID-19 pandemic, there has not been much more action on the issue. He said the current condition of the building is unsalvageable.

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Clarksburg Student Council Planning Walk to School Options

Its first step is to encourage the middle school students to walk across Cooke Memorial Town Field and up the path to Clarksburg School this May.

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Williamstown Rotary Club Helps Build Cal Ripken League Shed

Opening day for the girls' softball league was May 7.

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Drury High Students Stage Protest Against Roe v. Wade Overturn

Students from Berkshire Arts & Technology Charter Public School in Adams walked out in the morning with signs and more than 125 Drury High School students left class to gather in front of the school at noon.

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Dalton and Hinsdale Police Combining Forces

Officials say pooling their resources will help relieve the strain that the police reform law has had on small departments because of new training requirements for part-time officers and will offer more opportunities for officers within a larger force.

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Letter: E-Scooters Injuries: A New Epidemic

With the advent of the Bird e-scooters in Pittsfield, available to anyone with a license, a few cents, and a cell phone, I hope that Berkshire Medical Center's emergency room is ready for the traumatic brain injuries coming down the road.

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Simon's Rock Alum to Host Book Reading

The book reading at Simon's Rock is part of Taylor's North American Book Tour for Spirit Traffic from May-August 2022. The reading and book signing will be followed by a discussion and moth-style storytelling with audience members sharing their own adventure stories.

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North Adams Awarded $200K for Mohawk Marquee Restoration

North Adams was awarded $200,000 from the Regional Economic Development Organization program, which is administered through the Massachusetts Office of Business Development.

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CHP Names Director of Behavioral Health

A licensed independent clinical social worker, Ryanmann earned her master's in social work from the State University of New York/Nelson A. Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy.

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Hoosac Valley Engineering Team Wins STEM Competition

The competition took place in April and consisted of an engineering challenge involving designing and building mechanical and electrical systems and integrating them by programming computer controls to solve a real-world problem.

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Williamstown Facing Prospect of Lengthy Town Meeting

Residents will meet on May 17 at 7 p.m. at Williamstown Elementary School to tackle a 49-article meeting warrant that includes 10 bylaw amendments put forth by the town's Planning Board.

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Pittsfield Dog Park Thanks Volunteers at Opening Ceremony

The Pittsfield Dog Dark had an opening event on Saturday to thank the volunteers and contributors for all their hard work in making the park a reality.

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North Adams City Council Hopes to Find Resolution to Conflicts

Councilor Jennifer Barbeau submitted a communication to her colleagues expressing concerns brough to her attention by constituents about "council conduct on the floor, on social media and in direct correspondence."

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Baby Formula Shortage Reaches Berkshire County

Has the national baby formula shortage reached Berkshire County? By looking at the shelves of three major grocery stores, signs lead to "yes."

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Albany TV Station Plans Friday Live Remote From Williamstown

Albany, N.Y.'s, Channel 10 will do a live broadcast of its "Wake Up With 10" morning show from the lawn in front of the Williams Inn at the south end of Spring Street from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m.

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North Adams Home Shop Offers Unique, Vintage Home Decor

Her style is a mix of French provincial, boho and modern farmhouse layered eclectically, and the shop offers inspiration for those hoping to achieve the same effect.

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