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Clarksburg Preserves Memory of Fallen Vietnam Soldier

Peter A. Cook's comrades in arms have ensured that his name will not be forgotten within the town of Clarksburg.

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Clarksburg's Cook Memorial Field to Be Dedicated Saturday

Last fall, a large green sign proudly proclaiming it as the Pfc. Peter A. Cook Veterans Memorial Field was installed and a bronze plaque was installed on a nearby stone with the story of Cook.

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Dalton Fire Dedicates New Engine, Honors Member's Heroic Effort

On Sunday, the department held a ceremony recognizing both the history and the future. The firefighters dedicated their new Engine 1 to the only Dalton firefighter to die while on duty and presented a Medal of Valor to a current firefighter for his role in saving a woman's life last month.

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Dalton Bridge Dedicated to Wahconah Grad Mitchell Daehling

That connection with the town was given permanence on Saturday when the Old Windsor Road bridge over the Houstonic River was named the Spc. Mitchell K. Daehling Memorial Bridge.

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Lanesborough Bridge Dedicated to Vietnam War Hero

As a kid, Gregory Aloysius Noonan would meet up with his best friend Tom McKnight and head to the miner road bridge to fish and crack jokes. As they grew older and the Vietnam War came, Noonan was far from that brook. But he was there with pride, defending the United States of America. He was quite decorated too.

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Pittsfield Dedicates Adult Learning Center To William Stickney

In the latter part of William Stickney's career, he struggled to walk. Then Superintendent of Schools William Travis remembers seeing Stickney sitting on the stairs in the Mercer Building, using his arms to push himself up one stair at a time as he attempted to get to his office. That was Stickney's dedication to the belief that all adults deserved a second chance.

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Veterans War Memorial Tower Rededicated as National Monument

In the 100th years since World War 1 came to an end, state officials and veterans groups have rededicated the War Memorial Tower. The Veterans War Memorial Tower is now designated as a national monument by the U.S. World War 1 Centennial Commission and the Pritzker Military Museum and Library.

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BCC Rededicates Theater to the Late Robert Boland

When Catherine Addy was hired to become Berkshire Community College's second president, Robert Boland was nearing retirement.

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