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2 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle
Pittsfield native and musician Justin Allen explains the process, which began back in December: "It was my first semester at Amherst College, which was very difficult for me.
6 hrs ago | IBerkshires
Very nice 3 bedroom 1 bath cape style home in great neighborhood. Large landscaped yard very private.
8 hrs ago | Business Journal
Loan growth, especially to commercial borrowers, boosted Berkshire Hills Bancorp's first quarter operating income 5 percent to $10.9 million, and management says it'll focus on putting together a few more positive quarters before turning its attention to mergers or acquisitions.
12 hrs ago | IBerkshires
This home features four bedrooms and two baths with new pergo floors throughout.
15 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle
The local jobless rate remained less than 6 percent for the second straight month, but increased a tenth of a percentage point to 5.6 percent, according to figures released by the state Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development.
The Human Rights Commission abruptly closed its meeting Tuesday in an ongoing inquiry after a city resident stormed the podium and refused to recognize meeting rules of order.
Berkshire Mall Cinema 10 : Planes: Fire & Rescue 3D 3:15; Planes: Fire & Rescue 2D 12:50, 5:30, 7:50 & 10:10; Sex Tape 1:50, 4:50, 7:30 & 9:55; The Purge: Anarchy 2, 4:30, 7:20 & 9:50; Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D 10; Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 2D 12:30, 1, 3:30, 4, 6:30, 7 & 9:30; Earth to Echo 1:30 & 3:50; Tammy 12:40, 3, 5:20, 7:40 & ... (more)
Two men who police say are street gang members are facing drug dealing charges after officers allegedly found $25,000 worth of heroin during a traffic stop.
Drumney Rosane & Anderson Architects Inc., designing the new or renovated school, has crafted 25 criteria to decide whether to build a brand-new school, renovate the current one or a mixture.
With the Park Street reconstruction project about to begin, town officials are working to ensure businesses that the process goes as smoothly as possible.
A city man police say drunkenly attacked his family and threatened them with a knife had his charges continued without a finding of guilt.
Lynn Ann Burdick was 18 years old when she disappeared while closing shop at the former Barefoot Country Peddlar General Store in Florida on the evening of April 17, 1982, less than an hour after a man attempted to abduct a girl from the Williams College campus.
Under a $700,000 agreement announced on Tuesday between the Berkshire Natural Resources Council and the Sprague family, owners of Undermountain Farm and Stables since 1973, 83 acres of pristine farmland and the 63-acre northern end of Parson's Marsh will be protected for all time as agricultural and open space.
Twenty Berkshire artists, all who have Alzheimer's disease or some form of dementia, will present their work at the First Fridays Artswalk in downtown Pittsfield.
When Iraq or Afghanistan war veterans drive over one of the Berkshires' most scenic roads, they will know their service was appreciated.
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Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 07:05 pm
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