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Winners named in Adams FD fundraiser
ADAMS A falling golf ball put $1,000 in Mark Simonetti's pocket. In the second year of a fundraiser, the Alert Hose Co. held a "golf ball drop" recently at the Mills Street Field in Adams.
Sep 22, 2017 12:30AM - BE Local News
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Taking the high (heel) road: 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' raises funds for Freeman Center
PITTSFIELD Sometimes being macho means taking a stand against domestic violence, and walking a mile in heels. And that's exactly what Pittsfield Police Chief Michael Wynn did on Thursday
Sep 22, 2017 12:21AM - BE Local News
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Pittsfield mayor seeks $580,000 for LTI growth
PITTSFIELD -- Mayor Linda Tyer is seeking $580,000 from the Pittsfield Economic Development Fund to help LTI Smart Glass expand its business. The Committee on Community and Economic Development ..
Sep 22, 2017 12:00AM - BE Local News
GREAT BARRINGTON The father and brother of a woman who died Monday of a heroin overdose are facing charges for allegedly attacking a man they say played a part in her death.Ralph Lombardi,
Sep 21, 2017 11:00PM - BE Local News
PITTSFIELD A city man faces multiple charges after leading police on a car chase Wednesday that ended after he leaped from his still-moving vehicle and broke into a house while fleeing from
Sep 21, 2017 10:12PM - BE Local News
NORTH ADAMS North Adams Ambulance Service and Village Ambulance Service in Williamstown have agreed to merge, the two agencies announced on Thursday. Pending the "operational, regulatory,
Sep 21, 2017 9:51PM - BE Local News
ADAMS It's been more than a year since a fire forced the Louison House to shut down its Adams home.Now, there's a plan, and more than $1 million of funding, in place to reopen the nonprofit's
Sep 21, 2017 9:45PM - BE Local News
PITTSFIELD A forum Tuesday took up a health care issue that may soon confront all state voters:How many registered nurses are needed on a hospital shift to ensure proper patient care? Organizers of the event say they invited representatives
Sep 21, 2017 12:03AM - BE Local News
SANDISFIELD Anti-pipeline protesters who still flock to the site of a nearly completed natural gas spur here keep raising questions about methane emissions from leaking pipelines, and the pipeline company says its working to solve this
Sep 20, 2017 10:15PM - BE Local News
PITTSFIELD Work to make passenger rail service between New York City and Berkshire County a reality will begin a new chapter Thursday when state and federal officials convene for a "kickoff" meeting.State Sen. Adam Hinds D-Pittsfield
Sep 20, 2017 9:39PM - BE Local News
GREAT BARRINGTON Town Manager Jennifer Tabakin won't take a pay raise that is written into her contract, saying she thinks it is the prudent thing to do this year.Tabakin, who moved from New York City in 2013 to take the job, told the Select
Sep 20, 2017 9:27PM - BE Local News
PITTSFIELD Berkshire Children and Families wants to assess the city's sense of safety. Do you think there are gangs in your community? Are your children at risk of being in a gang? How safe do you feel in your neighborhood? These are a few
Sep 20, 2017 9:12PM - BE Local News
NORTH ADAMS Police are investigating the stabbing of a city man at his State Street residence on Tuesday evening. Police received a call shortly after 5 p.m.
Sep 20, 2017 9:03PM - BE Local News
PITTSFIELD -- The Massachusetts Cultural Council is urging leaders of the Berkshire Museum to halt a planned sale of artworks, calling the move improper and unnecessary. An independent analysis by the state agency concludes that the ..
Sep 20, 2017 8:51PM - BE Local News
NORTH ADAMS The 230th anniversary of the enactment of the United State's Constitution was marked by the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts with a talk by Judge Fredric D. Rutberg, president of New England Newspapers Inc.
Sep 20, 2017 7:43PM - BE Local News
LENOX -- A $60 million plan to renovate and expand Cranwell Golf Resort & Spa has been slightly reduced in scope, but its pricetag has grown by about a third.The Miraval Group, a subsidiary of Hyatt Hotels Corp., is seeking to modify the .
Sep 20, 2017 7:42PM - BE Local News
PITTSFIELD A Connecticut man who robbed a city convenience store with a pellet gun has been sentenced to up to four years in state prison.Lionel Ortiz, 35, of Hartford, admitted Tuesday that he was was one of two men who robbed the South
Sep 20, 2017 5:54PM - BE Local News
PITTSFIELD Through tears, Logan Delisle's father told Judge John Agostini during his son's sentencing hearing Tuesday, "There's still a lot of good in this man."Delisle, 20, of Pittsfield, was found guilty Monday of one count of rape of a
Sep 20, 2017 5:24PM - BE Local News
By Adam Shanksashanks@berkshireeagle.comNORTH ADAMS Political newcomer Thomas Bernard will face off against City Councilor Robert Moulton Jr., in the race for mayor.
Sep 20, 2017 12:09AM - BE Local News
LEE -- After three failed searches for a permanent full-time superintendent, the Lee Public Schools is going the part-time route for the next three years.The Lee-Tyringham Union 29 committee charged with hiring a new superintendent has tapped ..
Sep 19, 2017 10:27PM - BE Local News