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21 hrs ago | North Adams Transcript
The second assailant in a violent July break-in was sentenced on Friday to two years in the Berkshire County House of Correction and Jail.
Despite the snow, rain and temperatures just above freezing, Pittsfield Police Officer Sean Klink had no plans on seeking comfort anytime soon.
The Berkshire Humane Society and Haddad Subaru are teaming up for "100 Cats for Christmas," a low-cost spaying and neutering event for cats on Wednesday, Dec. 18. The program, funded by the $2,500 "Share the Love" grant from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals and Subaru of America, aims to spay or neuter 100 cats.
Cases heard on Tuesday, November 26. Daniel Lowenstein , 23, of Amherst was sentenced to three years at the Berkshire County House of Correction after being found guilty of numerous charges on Nov. 21. Lowenstein was found guilty by a jury on three counts of distribution of marijuana and single counts of possession of a sawed-off shotgun, ... (more)
For the record, the new head honchos are Brian Shaw in Egremont, Jeff Roosa in Lee, and William Eaton in Stockbridge.
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.
One hundred-forty third-graders from northern Berkshire County stepped off buses bubbling with energy, curiosity and lots and lots of questions.
Governor Deval Patrick announced on Wednesday a $10 million pledge towards a swifter solution to one of its major hurdles: delivering high-speed broadband connections to the homes of people in the state's 45 most unserved and underserved communities.
Third graders from Clarksburg, Sullivan, Brayton and Greylock elementary schools will visit Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts to learn about what it's like to attend collegetoday.
Asteres Inc. , the industry's leading provider of automated kiosks for 24/7 prescription pick up and consumer product sales in retail, hospital, and DOD/VA pharmacies, announced today the results of Berkshire Health Systems ' successful employee pharmacy using Asteres ScriptCenter .
Great Barrington, Egremont and Adams are the latest Berkshire County towns to enroll in a state-sponsored solar energy program designed to reduce homeowners' electric bills.
Let's pretend the community is a human body. The parents of this community would be the heart -- since their job is to nurture, embrace and raise our children to be successful.
The town has received nearly $400,000 in state grant funding for the renovation of a local car wash into a train station, as part of the Berkshire Scenic Railway Project.