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12 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

Letter: Responsible management, not a dilemma

I'm responding to The Berkshire Eagle's editorial regarding the issues at BerkshireWorks and its executive director .

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Related Topix: Pittsfield, MA

19 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

NARH's late-March closing likely to affect April's jobless rate

Last month's closing of North Adams Regional Hospital and other Northern Berkshire Healthcare operations did not appear to register on Berkshire County's March unemployment rate because the layoffs hit at month's end.

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Related Topix: North Adams, MA, Berkshire, MA, Pittsfield, MA

Yesterday | Banker & Tradesman

By The Numbers: Top 3 Mortgage Lenders

Greylock Federal Credit Union held on to the top lender position in February in Berkshire County for the second consecutive year.

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Yesterday | IBerkshires

147 LAKE Rd New Marlborough

All right, title and interest in the exclusively listed property information represented on this website was created, maintained and copyrighted by the Berkshire County Board of RealtorsR, Inc. This information is being provided for Consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective ... (more)

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Yesterday | Berkshire Eagle

Turners Falls man uncovers an 1891 Berkshire Eagle

The regular meeting of the city's Common Council 123 years ago, was, according to the July 9, 1891, Berkshire County Eagle, "of short duration, and little business of import was transacted."

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Related Topix: Turners Falls, MA, Pittsfield, MA, Great Barrington, MA

Yesterday | CBS 3 Springfield

Trial in Berkshire County triple slaying to start

Prosecutors say the 47-year-old Chalue was one of three men who carried out the killings in August 2011 of Pittsfield residents David Glasser, Robert Chadwell and Edward Frampton.

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Related Topix: Pittsfield, MA, Holyoke, MA, Springfield, MA

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

'Piping & Penning' The muse that is music inspires school program

Earth Day is a time to reflect on and celebrate the environment and the life and inspiration it provides for people.

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Related Topix: Berkshire, MA, Natural Disasters

Berkshire Eagle

a Serious contendera in MBTA railcar bid still hot on Berkshires location

At least one manufacturer, described as a "serious contender" to make railcars for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, remains interested in setting up its facility in the Berkshires, officials say.

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Related Topix: Massachusetts, Pittsfield, MA, Dalton, MA, Adams, MA

Berkshire Eagle

'Cooperation' committee formed to explore school partnerships in Southern Berkshire County

"Budgets are tight in every town," said Charles Flynn, a subcommittee member. "The economy is still bad and it will be bad for the foreseeable future.

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Related Topix: Lenox, MA, Education Etc.

Berkshire Eagle

Bio-pharmaceutical start-up company picks Lee for $9 million project

A start-up company wants to invest $9 million creating dozens of jobs at the Lee Corporate Center on Route 102.

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Related Topix: Lenox, MA

IBerkshires

True North Insurance Names Two to Leadership...

Holly Taylor has been appointed president and chief operating officer and Jean Stone has been named vice president of True North Insurance.

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Related Topix: Williamstown, MA, North Adams, MA, Adams, MA

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Snow's toll still being felt

Even before Tuesday's surprise burst of snow and ice, Berkshire County municipalities reported their snow and ice budgets were stretched -- and in some cases, busted.

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Related Topix: Sandisfield, MA, North Adams, MA, Adams, MA, Weather

Berkshire Eagle

Spring cleaning team tidys up Housatonic riverfront

During an alternately sunny and windy Saturday, more than 50 volunteers dug out garbage from around the Housatonic River, removed invasive species and planted native plants to protect the soil from erosion just ahead of Tuesday's Earth Day.

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Related Topix: Housatonic, MA, Great Barrington, MA, Home Gardening, Home

The Pittsfield Gazette

Respite House supports caregivers

For its first annual capital campaign, Berkshire County ARC has raised enough money to extend the days of operation for its Respite House facility.

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The Pittsfield Gazette

Region eyes sustainability plan

By John Townes The public is invited to a Thursday, March 6 open house and a final public hearing at the Berkshire Athenaeum on a sweeping plan to guide the future of Berkshire County in terms of economic development, environmental sustainability, public and social services and many other aspects of local life.

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Related Topix: Pittsfield, MA, Agriculture, Science

Sat Apr 19, 2014

IBerkshires

459 Main St Dalton

Classic Saltbox Colonial Great downtown location. Many updates throughout. Cahracter and old world charm abound in this rare Dalton home.

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Related Topix: Dalton, MA

Berkshire Eagle

Two men charged with breaking into Berkshire County Softball Complex

Two men were charged with multiple felonies after allegedly breaking into the Berkshire County Softball Complex in Pittsfield on Friday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Pittsfield, MA, Great Barrington, MA, Becket, MA

Berkshire Eagle

Two men charged with breaking into Berkshire County Softball Complex

Two men were charged with multiple felonies after allegedly breaking into the Berkshire County Softball Complex in Pittsfield on Friday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Pittsfield, MA, Great Barrington, MA, Becket, MA

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Great Barrington, Egremont property owners to pay minimum Solarize Mass cost

The Great Barrington and Egremont property owners participating in Solarize Mass will pay the minimum startup costs for enrolling in the state-sponsored solar energy program expected to help them save money on their electric bills.

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Related Topix: Great Barrington, MA, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Pittsfield, MA, Lenox, MA

Berkshire Eagle

Berkshire Music School lands $150K grant for upgrades

The Berkshire Music School is getting a $150,000 boost from the Feigenbaum Foundation to support upgrades to its 19th-century building and administrative costs.

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Related Topix: Pittsfield, MA

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