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Wally the Stegosaurus Returns to Berkshire Museum

The beloved Pittsfield hallmark of 24 years now sits on the left side of the museum's front lawn. He previously lived on the right side of the lawn.

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Choose Your Subaru Raffle Benefiting Homeless Animals

One winner will have their choice of a 2022 Subaru Crosstrek Limited, Forester Premium or Outback Premium with a value up to $33,000.

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Pittsfield Babe Ruth 13s Go Undefeated in Pool Play at Regional

The Pittsfield Babe Ruth Baseball 13-year-old All-Stars won their final pool play game to finish 3-0 in their group at the New England Regional on Monday morning.

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County Cultural, Entertainment Venues Get $9M in SBA Grants

Berkshire County cultural venues were awarded more than $9 million in U.S. Small Business Administration funding to alleviate the impacts of having to close during the pandemic.

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Two Berkshire Residents Join CDCSB Board of Directors

Don Eaton, of Stockbridge, and Joe Grachmal, of Great Barrington, were elected to serve a three-year term this week on the nonprofit's Board of Directors

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Stamford School Appoints New Principal

Lichtenwalner, who comes with over a decade of experience as a school principal in Westchester County, NY, began July 1.

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Williams Alum Helps Canadian Softball Team Reach Bronze Medal Game

On Sunday, 2009 Williams College graduate Joey Lye started at shortstop for Team Canada softball in its final preliminary round game against Italy.

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SVMC: COVID-19 Update July 23

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Mass RMV Announces 2021 Low Plate Lottery

Applicants must apply by Aug. 27, 2021, and, if selected for a low number plate, will be notified after the virtual drawing takes place on Sept. 8, 2021.

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Adams Fire District Sets Virtual Review of Organizational Study

The Fire Department will hold a virtual meeting to go over some findings from the recent Organizational Assessment and Strategic Plan that could inform some changes within the Fire District.

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State Accepts North Adams Smart Growth Application

The plan for two zoning overlay districts in the downtown under the state's 40R zoning was submitted in March after a public hearing late last year. The letter from the Department of Housing and Community Development was received June 28.

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Pittsfield Fire Department to Host National Firefighter Challenge

The Pittsfield Fire Department and other Berkshire County firefighters will again test their endurance locally in the national Firefighter Combat Challenge.

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SteepleCats Top Nighthawks

Wilfredo Valenzuela and Luke Benneche split time on the hill Sunday as the North Adams SteepleCats beat the Upper Valley Nighthawks, 7-2, at Joe Wolfe Field.

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Berkshire Force 12U Team Dominates in Greenfield

The Berkshire Force 12-and-under travel softball team won the Mid-Summer Storm Tournament this weekend with a record of 5-1.

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Pittsfield 15s Win to Stay Alive at Babe Ruth Regional

Brayden Gutzmer drove in a pair of runs at the plate and threw four strong innings on the mound Sunday as the Pittsfield Babe Ruth 15-year-old All-Stars won a do-or-die game to advance out of pool play at the New England Regional.

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Dalton CRA Softball Tourney Wraps Up with Three Title Tilts

The Dalton CRA Invitational Softball Tournament beat the rain, and three travel squads beat their opponents to claim tourney titles on Sunday at Pine Grove Park.

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Pittsfield 10-Year-Olds Come Back, Walk Off with Little League State Title

The Pittsfield Little League American Division 10-year-old All-Stars Sunday defeated Swansea, 9-8, in seven innings to win the state championship.

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New Park Street Store Offers Variety of Gifts, Clothes, Home Decor

Cariddi owned and operated Cariddi Auto in North Adams from 1982 until June of this year. He sold it to Hampshire Towing and, in order to stay busy during his retirement, opened a retail store in the heart of the Mother Town.

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State Auditor Bump Calls for Change in PILOT Program

A 2020 report issued by State Auditor Suzanne Bump revealed that the commonwealth's payments in lieu of taxes (PILOT) program for state-owned lands (SOL) is underfunded and negatively affects smaller rural communities in Western Mass compared to larger, wealthier communities in the eastern part of the state.

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Pittsfield Little League 10-Year-Olds Reach State Title Game

Cooper Reed struck out 12 in 5-1/3 innings of work and Jack Wendling drove in a pair of runs Saturday as the PIttsfield Little League American Division 10-year-old All-Stars defeated Andover, 4-2, in the state semi-finals.

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North End Edges North Berkshire Squad at La Festa Baseball Exchange

The 30th edition of the La Festa Baseball Exchange got underway on Saturday at Joe Wolfe Field.

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Devoti Leads Liberty to Win in Dalton Tourney Opener

Julia Devoti struck out six and scattered three hits Saturday to lead the Berkshire Liberty travel softball team to a 7-0 win over the Greylock Thunder Saturday in the first game of the 16-and-under division at the Dalton CRA Invitational Softball Tournament.

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ACS Swat 16U Squad Falls to Guilderland, N.Y.

The Guilderland, N.Y., Bulldogs jumped out to a 6-0 lead and never looked back in a 13-5 win over Adams-Cheshire-Savoy in Saturday's opener of the 16-and-under division of the Dalton CRA Inivtational Softball Tournament at Pine Grove Park.

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Pittsfield Babe Ruth Squads Go 2-1 at New England Regionals

Two Pittsfield Babe Ruth All-Star teams improved to 2-0 in pool play at their New England Regionals with victories on Saturday.

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Barry Leads Pittsfield Americans to 12-Year-Old Sectional Title

The Pittsfield Little League American Division 12-year-old All-Stars Saturday beat Longmeadow for a sectional title.