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Tuesday's midday snowstorm resulted in 16 minor accidents being reported in the city of Pittsfield between noon and 5 p.m. The accidents occurred at Fort Hill Avenue, West Street, Williams Street, Kara Drive, North Street, Hancock Road, Newell Street, Lyman Street, Waconah Street, Charles Street, Pecks Road, Parkside Avenue, Elm Street, Holmes ... (more)
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The Pittsfield Economic Development Authority wants to lure a railroad car manufacturer to the city -- and it is planning to sweeten the deal by offering a $1 million incentive.
When I was a child, my Dad worked for the Railway Express Co. as a delivery man.
The Berkshire Regional Planning Commission is looking for towns interested in splitting some of the costs to hire an energy manager.
A leak from a heating system that shut down Taconic High School last week has been fixed, Superintendent Jake McCandless said.
Greenagers Outing Club : The Greenagers Outing Club from 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday will work on a bridge building and installation at the Lower Carroll Paper Mill site in the Mill River village of New Marlborough.
Berkshire County has a long history of manufacturing. But due to the changes in the world economy that proud legacy of manufacturing can mostly be found in the vacant factories, mills and lots that criss-cross the area.
The Bianchi administration is considering a property tax amnesty program and more aggressive follow-up on tax title cases in a bid to reduce the rising total amount of overdue taxes.
Sitting cross-legged at Pittsfield-based Radiance Yoga, which he co-owns with business partner Gillian Gorman, he says yoga stripped of the avant guarde forms is a portal for "mental, physical, spiritual" well-being.
Within two weeks, a transitional shelter expects to add 10 more emergency beds for the winter as Pittsfield develops longer range solutions to help the community's homeless.
A man police say launched a wine bottle at a customer in an altercation at a liquor store this summer was sentenced to 15 months in jail.
The Gospel Gang, a contemporary Christian/gospel choir, along with The Messengers, a men's gospel quartet, will present a "Gospel Christmas" to benefit the Emergency Oil Fund of the PACC and the Emergency Assistance Fund of Construct Inc. of Great Barrington.
Finding the right way to handle parking in downtowns is a thorn in the side of municipal officials.
When Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts student Brendan Peltier was a senior in high school, he applied to only private colleges.
The Christian Center and St. Helena's Chapel in Lenox are seeking donations for the center's second annual Children's Holiday Party.
The Board of Health will conduct a public flu clinic from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, at St. Charles Church Parish Center, 89 Briggs Ave. There is no co-pay or deductible required for this immunization.