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Berkshire Innovation Center Symbolizes 'Bright, Bold Future'

More than a decade in the making from concept to opening, the $13.7 million hub for technology, training and entrepreneurship was packed on Friday morning with business and community leaders, and state and local officials past and present who have helped shepherd the project over the years.

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Lanesborough Officially Open Narragansett Avenue Bridge

Just over $7 million in Federal Highway funds were used to completely replace the span over Pontoosuc Lake that provides important access for 150 or so residents.

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Greylock Federal Credit Union Reopens Kellogg Street Branch

The expanded and renovated building will not only offer typical banking services but also free counseling to help residents with their financial futures.

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Welcome to Wayfair: Dignitaries, Business Leaders Celebrate Opening

The international home decor company's new $5 million call center will employ upwards of 300 people in the coming months in a newly renovated section of the Clock Tower Building fully furnished, of course, with Wayfair products.

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Mount Greylock Celebrates Building that 'Reflects Its Greatness'

Everyone who spoke recognized that the new Mount Greylock was the result of countless hours of volunteer effort and the support of voters in Lanesborough and Williamstown. And all acknowledged that while a new building is important, it is just part of the school's story.

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Williamstown Celebrates New Police Station With Ribbon Cutting, Night Out Open House

Johnson was joined by Town Manager Jason Hoch, members of the construction team, two members of the town’s select board, a representative from Williams College, Rep. John Barrett III and Sen. Adam Hinds to celebrate the creation of a facility that was long needed but relatively quickly delivered once the ball got rolling.

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North Adams Splash Park Ribbon-Cutting Set for the Fourth

The city will celebrate the nation's birthday with the opening of its long-awaited splash park at Noel Field Athletic Complex.

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Tanglewood Cuts Ribbon on New Multidisciplinary Facility

Tanglewood cut the ribbon on the new $33 million Linde Center for Music and Learning Friday morning. The newly constructed four buildings will house the Tanglewood Learning Institute, an initiative offering, with rehearsal and performance spaces, learning opportunities, and more. The spaces are for leases and will host numerous events and programs. The programs are not just music-based but also feature talks on various topics, film screenings, classes on cinematography, painting, drawing, an

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Adam's Hometown Market Opens to Welcoming Crowd

A month ago, the grocery store's aisles were empty and shelves bare as Big Y ended its tenure. In just 18 days, the Connecticut grocery chain had stepped, freshened the entire building, hired many of the former workers and filled the store with new products.

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MCLA Expands Pittsfield Presence With New Location

Michael Steben earned an associates degree from BCC and then built a career as an IT person. He worked his way up in the industry and he got offered a leadership position, heading the IT Department for the city of Pittsfield. It didn't take him long to realize that he needed to learn more beyond just technology.

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WTBR Returns to The Airwaves

It seemed like everywhere Bill Sturgeon went in the last six months he'd get the same question. "When is WTBR coming back?" he'd be asked.

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Ribbon Cut on Re-opened Beacon Cinema

So many movies are getting reboots these days. The 1964 classic Mary Poppins is the latest to be brought back to life in theaters. That's now being shown in the rebooted Beacon Cinema.

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Adams Officials Welcome Adams Express And Mobil Station

The facility is open 24 hours and sells various amenities including beer and wine.

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Mausert Block Takes Big Step With Opening of Development Office

It's just an office but its completion marks a major step forward in the long-awaited renovation of the former Woolworth building.

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Polito Joins Local Officials to Celebrate Adams Rail Line Extension

It was a unique concept in 2011 when state and local officials posed the question: is it possible to connect the downtowns of North Adams and Adams though both a scenic rail service and a bike trail. Seven years later the answer is yes. It most certainly is possible.

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North Adams Eagle Street Project Celebrated

On Wednesday evening during the annual Downtown Celebration, there was a pause to cut a blue ribbon strung between the brand-new eagle medallions marking the exit of the historic street.

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