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Pittsfield Firefighters Contain Fourth Street Fire

There was fire and heat damage to the first floor and smoke damage on both floors. Damage was estimated at $15,000. The cause has not yet been determined.

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Pittsfield Fire Causes $200K in Damages

According to Deputy Chief Neil Myers, the blaze 1100 Barker Road was called in at about 4:10 a.m. by the alarm company and a passerby.

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Pittsfield Fire Extinguish Structure Fire Caused By Grill

Upon arrival, firefighters found a fire on the side of 14 Windsor extending to the interior attic void above. The homeowner on scene was attempting to extinguish the blaze with a garden hose.

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Accidental Fire Damages Room at Freemen Center Shelter

Firefighters doused what is described as an "accidental" fire on Tuesday afternoon that started in a closet of one of the Elizabeth Freeman Center's shelters.

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Letter: Hinkell Family Thanks Community for Support After House Fire

We would like to thank everybody for their generous support during these tough times for our family. We greatly appreciate all of the donations, prayers, meals, and support that has been sent our way. We feel so blessed to be part of such an amazing community and we honestly couldn't have made it through this past week without all your help.

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North Adams Fire Quickly Extinguishes Walker Street Blaze

The call came in just before 9 a.m., and Meranti said police were first to arrive at 100 Walker St. and confirmed it was a structure fire. Lt. Brent Lefebvre was on scene soon after with Engine 1.

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Cause of Jacob's Pillow Fire Officially 'Undetermined'

The destruction caused by the fire at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival last fall was so severe the cause cannot be determined. Officials pointed to failures with the alarm and sprinkler system as factors in the fire damage.

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North Adams Firefighters Battle Blaze, Nonworking Hydrants

The first two trucks on scene shortly before 6 a.m. could not use the hydrant across the street from 47 Veazie and were forced to run hundreds of feet of hose down to River Street and, on the other side, down School Street trying to find working hydrants before they could even attack the blaze.

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Greylock Valley Apartments Fire Leaves Several Families Homeless

The fire mostly damaged one block on Greylock Avenue, and the fire is believed to be cooking related.

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Multiple Departments Extinguish Richmond Structure Fire

According to scanner reports, the occupant of the 51 Church Lane home near Town Hall was able to exit the building. Smoke could be seen from the second story of the home described as a "cottage."

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Great Barrington Structure Fire Destroys Family Residence

The first-arriving Great Barrington units found a large 7,500-square-foot single-family log cabin with fire rapidly spreading from the basement to the attic on the west side of the dwelling.

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Williamstown Firefighters Extinguish Third Blaze in Two Days

No one was injured in a three-alarm fire on Hoxsey Street on Wednesday afternoon, the third fire in town in two days.

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Historic Cheshire Home Damaged by Fire

Fire Chief Thomas Francesconi said the two youth were walking from the Shell station on Route 8 on Monday evening when they noticed flickering lights and then flames in a downstairs room at 120 North St.

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Update: Jacob's Pillow Theater Fire Cause Still Undetermined

Images posted on Twitter and Facebook show the structure completely destroyed. The state fire marshal's office is reportedly aiding in the investigation.

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Pittsfield Firefighters Rescue Apartment Occupants

The structure fire at 35 Appleton was reported at about 5:11 a.m. on Tuesday. Deputy Chief Daniel Garner said the rear of the 2 1/2-story house was on fire when the the department arrived.

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Smoking Materials Believed Cause of Pittsfield Fire

A total of four people were displaced by the fire and were being assisted by the American Red Cross.

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Pownal Race Track Fire Deemed Suspicious; Authorities Seeking Information

A news release on Thursday afternoon by state police Det. Sgts. Steven Otis and Matt Hill and Assistant State Fire Marshal Stan Baranowski of the Division of Fire Safety says the massive structure was so compromised by the fire that it was "deemed too dangerous to conduct an internal examination."

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Multiple Fire Departments Battling Green Mountain Race Track Blaze

Multiple fire departments were battling a massive blaze at the former Green Mountain Race Track into the early hours of Thursday morning.

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