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The York Daily Record
10 more colleges, universities sign on to Say Yes
Yale and Brown University are among the latest colleges and universities to promise free tuition to students as part of the Say Yes to Education compact.
16 hrs ago
In Special Congressional Election, A Big Edge For The Democrat
Congressional candidate Frank Addivinola strolled into Watertown's town hall, where a small crew from the local cable access station awaited.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
2013 Bazaars & Craft Fairs
Saturday, Dec. 7 , 10 to 3, family craft fair to benefit Hilltown Cooperative Charter Public School at the Brassworks, 132 Main St., Williamsburg; make-your-own gifts from chocolate dipped pretzels to wreaths to wind chimes, plus Scholastic books, raffles, baked goods, lunch.
Williamstown: Service of Lessons, Carols offered this weekend
The annual Christmas Service of Lessons and Carols at Williams College will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 7 and 8, in Thompson Memorial Chapel.
North Adams Transcript
Williams College students to show off planning skills at 6 presentations
Changing paved parking lots into parks and walking trails, along with the reuse of local lands for farming and recreation are just a few of the topics Williams College juniors and seniors will tackle in upcoming public presentations.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Williamstown 'Roof Group' Endorses Spruces...
The Spruces Roof Group voted unanimously Monday evening to recommend passage of three articles on the warrant for a Tuesday, Dec. 10, special town meeting .
North Adams Transcript
Williams Wind Ensemble to present concert
The Williams College Wind Ensemble will present a concert on Friday, Dec. 6, at 8 p.m., in Chapin Hal, l54 Chapin Hall Drive on the college campus.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Q&A: Teachers Bring 'A Christmas Carol' to...
Keeping with tradition, the 30th annual Williamstown Holiday Walk will bring together people of all ages for a celebration of the holiday season.
Driver in rollover crash dies
Cameron Dow, 20, of Hope, died Sunday, Dec. 1, after he was involved in a crash Nov. 27 on Alford Lake Road.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Man Charged in Fatal Williamstown...
A Rhode Island man has been charged with vehicular homicide and drunken driving in the fatal crash that killed 64-year-old Lawrence George on Nov. 24. William D. Lowe, 34, of Columbus Ave., Pawtucket, R.I., was arraigned Friday in Northern Berkshire District Court on charges of homicide by motor vehicle by negligent operation and under the ... (more)
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Visiting prof to address art, nature
Rebecca Zorach, Robert Sterling Clark Visiting Professor, Williams College Graduate Program in the History of Art will present "Nature Imitates Nature: Paradoxes of Intention and Artifice in Early Modern Europe" on Tuesday, Dec. 10, at 5:30 p.m. at the Clark's Stone Hill Center.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Williams Students to Present Public Policy Papers
Agriculture, open space and urban planning will be on the agenda when environmental planning students from Williams College present the results of their research at various sites around North County in early December.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Piecing together memories
In a common room at Williams College, a group of students sort through fabric squares, scarlet and indigo, pine green and chocolate.
Comet's tail will shoot across sky
For several millennia, celestial objects have captured the imagination of professional and amateur astronomers.
Filmmaker Uncovers Her Family's Shocking Slave-Trading History, Urges Americans to Explore Own Roots
Katrina Browne , producer and director of the documentary, Traces of the Trade: A Story From the Deep North , in which she narrates her family's history as the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Williamstown Set to Help Residents of the Spruces
For over two years, since Tropical Storm Irene hit the Spruces Mobile Home Park in Williamstown in August 2011, the town has been roiling in controversy and confusion about how to deal with the loss of some of the Spruces homes.
North Adams Transcript
Farmers gather for Holiday Marketplace
More than 1,300 people visited the Williams College's Herbert Towne Field House Sunday afternoon to support local farms by shopping at the fifth annual Berkshire Grown Holiday Farmers Market.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Williamstown Restaurants Face Liquor License...
It will be a not-so-happy New Year at 11 Williamstown restaurants if the owners and managers fail to meet a Wednesday, Nov. 27, deadline to renew their common victualler and liquor licenses.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Hoosic works to clean itself
General Electric is currently dredging them from the upper Hudson River. General Electric, the federal government and the river towns debate the best way to clean up the Housatonic River.
The Mississippi Press
Mississippi State senior Donald 'Field' Brown of Vicksburg named Rhodes Scholar
University senior Donald M. "Field" Brown received what widely is considered the world's most celebrated and prestigious international fellowship.