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Derek Gentile: To fully appreciate nurses' true worth, spend time in a hospital
GREAT BARRINGTON I was talking with a friend about the nurses strike at Berkshire Health Systems and she said something to the effect of, "Why is it such a big deal to have so many nurses on,
Sep 21, 2017 8:45PM - BE Columnists
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Dalton Delan: The Unspin Room|All the F-bombs that are fit to print
WESTPORT, Conn. In the beginning was the word, and in the beginning The New York Times and The Washington Post would not have published the word. But you decide whether it is the end of the
Sep 21, 2017 7:33PM - BE Columnists
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Phyllis McGuire | View from the Village: New Williamstown Historical Museum site boasts higher visibility, designated space
WILLIAMSTOWN I was at the right place at the right time on Sept. 1. At the Williamstown Historical Museum, Sarah Currie, director of the museum, was greeting senior citizens who had just exited the Williamstown Council on Aging van.
Sep 20, 2017 8:15PM - BE Columnists
PITTSFIELD Very different kinds of events on opposite sides of the world some natural, one not combine to remind us of something that much of the world remembers but Americans tend to forget: The United States is a colonial
Sep 19, 2017 9:09PM - BE Columnists
PITTSFIELD A Pittsfield City Council candidates forum on immigration and the environment has been set for Monday, Sept. 25 at the Berkshire Athenaeum at 6 p.m.
Sep 19, 2017 8:51PM - BE Columnists
The examiner is Trish. No last name. Her badge just says Trish in big block letters.
Sep 19, 2017 7:48PM - BE Columnists
BECKET - When the president of this newspaper came to town recently for a coffee gathering at the local general store, one of my more articulate neighbors asked a question about the editorial pages: "Why all this Trump-is-a-jerk stuff? We know he's
Sep 18, 2017 8:12PM - BE Columnists
WILLIAMSTOWN On August 31, 11 Williams College students and five Hoosic River Watershed (HooRWA) board members reduced the grass that was threatening to overpower some of the trees and shrubs planted the year before by a similar motley crew
Sep 17, 2017 5:57PM - BE Columnists
WINDSOR This has been almost perfect bicycle weather so far this summer and cyclists are looking forward to the crisp days of fall for more. The Josh Billings RunAground celebrates the cooler weather for racing and I have engaged in
Sep 17, 2017 5:45PM - BE Columnists
BOSTON Sunday marked the 230th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution, which is being celebrated today.
Sep 17, 2017 5:45PM - BE Columnists