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An Attorney General's office investigation into the abrupt closure in March of North Adams Regional Hospital is still ongoing, according to a news release from Massachusetts attorney general and Democratic candidate for governor Martha Coakley .
William A. Rota has been confirmed by the Massachusetts Governor's Council as an associate justice at Southern Berkshire District Court.
A beetle that can quickly kill ash trees has been found at the Arnold Arboretum in Boston, making Suffolk County the third in the state to find the invasive bug, state park and agriculture officials announced Wednesday.
On Tuesday morning, 15 volunteers, staff members and people with varying disabilities sat at a table that overflowed with rainbows of wool roving, a material that was being used to create two new public fiber arts murals.
A group of local activists hopes that getting into the state's funding stream will help advance a project to beautify and utilize the Hoosic River.
A short-lived tornado touched down in Berkshire County late Sunday afternoon, narrowly missing one house.
Berkshire Theatre Group presents Seussical, Berkshire Theatre Group's 9th Annual Children's Theatre Production at the Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield.
Berkshire Lyric will be presenting the chamber choir Ubi Caritas in a series of choral concerts to raise money for Berkshire County food pantries on Sunday, Aug. 3. The three concerts will take place over the course of the same afternoon starting at 1 p.m. at First Congregational in Williamstown, followed by a 3 p.m. concert at First Baptist Church ... (more)
The Tanglewood Wine & Food Classic features wines from around the world, East coast chefs, and locally sourced foods, enjoyed in an incomparable setting on the Tanglewood grounds.
Thunderstorms that swept across Western Massachusetts Monday afternoon have left more than 6,000 electric customers without power, primarily in Berkshire, Franklin and Hampden counties, according to area utilities.
All of western Massachusetts is at risk for severe weather Monday afternoon and evening, as some strong thunderstorms work their way from New York state into New England.
A series of pre-dawn storms rolled through Berkshire County, sparking intense lightning and thunder, causing a deluge of more than an inch of rain during a two-hour period in some areas, as well as numerous downed trees and utility lines, flooded roadways and lawns and streets to be littered with debris.
Beautifully landscaped 2 bedroom, 2 bath ranch nestled in the hills of Berkshire County.
A heavy band of rain caused some localized flash flooding just before noon today.
Town leaders heard the message loud and clear from Old Stockbridge Road residents at a packed Select Board meeting -- they oppose a new 112-room hotel in their tranquil neighborhood along a bucolic country road.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 05:28 pm
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