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Adams residents woke up on Valentine's Day to find someone had spread pink hearts across the downtown.
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Most of Park Street boasted Valentines.
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The fire house was given some love.
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Summer Street wasn't left out.
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'Love Bomber' Spreads Valentine's Hearts Across Adams

By Jack GuerinoiBerkshires Staff
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ADAMS, Mass. — One or more anonymous residents decorated the town with hundreds of paper hearts on Valentine's Day.
 
"It put a big smile on my face and made me proud to be part of the Adams community," Town Administrator Jay Green said.
 
The hearts could be found on storefronts, municipal buildings, and other landmarks throughout town. The paper hearts were large and small and had positive messages written on them.
 
"It was most certainly uplifting. It's too easy to focus on the negative, but there are ample reasons to be positive," Green said. "We just need to make a concerted effort to see the positive, highlight it and work towards it. Sometimes it's the small things such as this which have a far greater positive impact."
 
Residents agreed and took to Facebook to share photos and their reactions to the hearts. Residents thanked the "love bombers" for their efforts.
 
Green said the town has no idea who placed the hearts.
 
"Despite my former law enforcement background, I exhausted my suspect list and I was unable to determine the identity, but it really doesn't matter," he said. "Just knowing that some folks cared enough to take the time to do this is enough satisfaction for me. To that person or those group of people, I say thank you from the bottom of my heart.
 
"It says that we are a community that cares; we care about our neighbors and our businesses. It says look at us; look at our town; look at who we are – we're Adams proud and it's a great place to be."
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By Jack GuerinoiBerkshires Staff
ADAMS, Mass.— Board of Health Chairman David Rhoads is urging residents to stay vigilant as Adams slips into the red level designation for COVID-19.
 
"It is always disheartening to convey bad news, but we are in the red here in Adams," Rhoads said at the Selectmen's meeting Wednesday. "We are definitely in a surge."
 
Rhoads said the town has been reporting a new case every day for the past three weeks.
 
Rhoads spoke directly to residents over livestreamed meeting and asked them to continue adhering to hygiene and social distancing guidelines to stop the spread, especially now that more aggressive variants have touched down in Berkshire County.
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