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Lanesborough Will Consider New General Store For Beer, Wine License

Bradbury said the store intends to offer "home goods and limited groceries" with the goal of stocking most of its shelves with products from within the region.

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North Adams OKs Package Store License for Ocean State Job Lot

The Planning Board on Monday and the Licensing Board on Tuesday both approved the request, pending a final OK by the state's Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission.

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Pittsfield's Trattoria Rustica Granted 30-day Inspection Certificate

At Thursday's Licensing Board meeting, the owner of Trattoria Rustica Davide Manzo was granted a temporary 30-day building inspection certificate by Building Commissioner Jeffrey Clemons. Manzo's eatery is due for an inspection of the sprinkler system and he hasn't been able to get hold of building owners Cavalier Management on the matter.

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Bousquet Readying to Welcome Skiers Under New Ownership

Mill Town has made several improvements on the ski area. A new triple chairlift is in the process of being installed along with new water lines and snow-making cannons, a renovated and modernized pump house that will make better quality snow, and new snow grooming equipment to enhance skier experience.

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Wheeler's Market Manager Awaits Approval of Alcohol Licenses

Raj Patel of Wheeler's Market Inc. was before the board for approval of the transfer of both an annual wine and malt package store license and a seasonal all-alcohol package store license from Desiderata Packaged Goods LLC contingent on his attorney providing this information.

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Adams Officials Seeking Safe Way to Celebrate Halloween

The state is expected to provide some guidance on trick or treating this week but going door to door is probably unlikely because of the novel coronavirus.

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Pittsfield Licensing Board Approves Manager Change; Extends Permit

The Licensing Board approved a change of manager for Mission Restaurant and allowed the International House of Tacos to hold onto its alcohol permit for a few more months.

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Licensing Board Withdraws Rusty Anchor's Serving Permit

The Licensing Board made an about-face and voted 3-2 to rescind the Rusty Anchor's temporary extension of the premise.

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North Adams Movieplex to Serve Wine, Beer

The commission heard from theater manager Scott Ingalls and attorney F. Sydney Smithers on Tuesday to discuss the beer and wine application.

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Pizzeria to Open in Former Daddyo's Diner on East Street

The board approved license last Wednesday for the "Crust" moving into 505 East St., site of the former Daddyo's Diner.

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Barcelona Tapas & Bar to Begin Renovation of Pittsfield Building

After some months of discussion, the Licensing Board approved an alteration of premise on Monday, allowing the owner to begin interior renovations on the former Johnny's Beach Club at 87 Wahconah St.

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Pittsfield Licensing Board Give Jae’s Grille a Warning

The board tabled the agenda item last Monday after a show cause hearing and told Jae's Grille manager Bonnie Hayden and the restaurant's owners that as long as there are no more issues, the matter will stay tabled for the rest of the year.

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Williamstown Convenience Store Hit With Double License Suspension

The enforcement actions arise out of a November sting operation conducted by the Police Department against the store that resulted in eight criminal charges against one of its three full-time employees.

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Licensing Board Want More Information Barcelona Tapas' Future

The owners indicated this summer that instead of opening the former Johnny's Beach Club as a tapas bar, they planned to improve the site in hopes of selling it.

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North Adams License Board OKs Package Store Transfer, Licenses

The Licensing Board has approved the transfer of the package store license from Ed's Variety to Honey Beer & Wine Inc.

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New Owners of Chicks Bar & Grill Get License Transfer

The Selectmen have approved the transfer of an all-alcohol license to the new owners of the former Chicks Bar and Grill.

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New Owners of Chick's in Adams Plan Reopening

The Selectmen's License Subcommittee reviewed an all-alcohol license transfer for the bar on Wednesday that would allow the new owners of 128 Colombia St. to re-establish the pub.

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North Adams License Commission OKs One-Day Licenses

Two events to be held on July 25 and Aug. 29 as part of DownStreet Art events were approved for one-day licenses. The approvals were held over from applications at the June 18 meeting because Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts lacked the necessary liability insurance.

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