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  1. Police: Man who crashed stolen car in Pittsfield had stolen diapersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> A man who allegedly stole diapers to support his cocaine habit is being held on $5,000 bail after he crashed a stolen car while trying to elude police. Tony E. Audet, 38, of Feeding Hills, was driving a red 2008 Hyundai Elantra on West Housatonic Street in Pittsfield just before 10 a.m. Tuesday when he was spotted by police, who believed it was involved in the theft of $100 worth of diapers from the Stop & Shop on Dan Fox Drive, according to a probable cause report.


  2. Woman escapes serious injury following car-train crash in Great BarringtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Berkshire Eagle

    GREAT BARRINGTON >> A West Stockbridge resident escaped serious injury after a freight train crashed into her car on North Plain Road, late Wednesday afternoon. Around 4:20 p.m., a 42-year-old woman, who Great Barrington police didn't identify, was pulling out of the driveway at 220 North Plain Road, when the train slammed into the rear passenger side of her 2010 Toyota RAV4, according to Officer Jason LaForest.


  3. Mahaiwe honors two landmarks in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Berkshire Eagle

    Country-pop star Rosanne Cash will be performing songs from her new album, "The River and the Thread," in May at Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in Great Barrington. GREAT BARRINGTON >> Country-pop star Rosanne Cash; the South African a cappella vocal group Ladysmith Black Mambazo; Hispanic dance company Noche Flamenca; HD broadcasts from London's National Theatre and Bolshoi Ballet; and a history residency by a young Los Angeles theater company will help mark Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center's 10th anniversary as a year-round performing arts venue and 110th anniversary as a theater.


  4. Rest of the River cleanup: GE's challenge expected to delay start of restoration 3 to 5 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Berkshire Eagle

    The federal government has proposed a massive removal of toxic PCB chemicals from "hot spots" along the Housatonic River from southeast Pittsfield to Woods Pond in Lenox, a 10.5 mile stretch. General Electric's wide-ranging, strongly worded rejection of the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed Rest of River PCB cleanup remedy for the Housatonic increases the prospect of a prolonged legal confrontation, an official with the EPA has confirmed.


  5. Letter: America's veterans never stop givingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Berkshire Eagle

    Over the last four years I have participated in the Veteran of Foreign War's nationwide Patriot's Pen middle school essay contest and the Voice of Democracy high school audio/essay contest,sponsored in my area by Adams-Budz VFW Post 8183 in Housatonic. This past year, as a junior at Monument Mountain, I was honored by my selection as the winner of the Voice of Democracy contest, not only for my school and district but also for the state of Massachusetts.


  6. Great Barrington taking another stab at selling former Housatonic schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Berkshire Eagle

    The Selectmen this week voted to authorize Town Manager Jennifer Tabakin to seek outside counsel to solicit proposals for the school, which has been vacant for several years. Tabakin said she would like to have a Request for Proposals drawn up and reviewed by the board by the spring.


  7. Things to do in the Berkshires this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Berkshire Eagle

    Iconic reggae band The Wailers will play the Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield this Wednesday. Celebrate all the things you have to be thankful for all weekend long at one of the many fun nightlife events happening in the Berkshires.


  8. Festival of the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Berkshire Eagle

    Each Saturday and Sunday until Christmas, crafters, artisans and society members will offer locally produced goods at Sheffield Historical Society's Old Stone Store. SHEFFIELD >> For nearly 50 years, George Reeves has sold his handmade leather goods from Martha's Vineyard to the Berkshires.


  9. First Congregational Church celebrates commitment to welcoming all to worshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Berkshire Eagle

    Members of the congregation sing during the Sunday's one year celebration of being an open and affirmation church at the First Congregational Church in Lee. LEE >> The First Congregational Church on a Sunday morning displays a rainbow flag at its main entrance.


  10. Berkshire Scenic Railway moves three cars to North AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Berkshire Eagle

    The caboose, engine and a rail car that will be part of the expansion of the Berkshire Scenic Railway's Hoosac Valley Line from Adams to North Adams line was delivered to the tracks in North Adams behind Ashland Street near The Brien Center overnight on Sunday. NORTH ADAMS >> Three of Berkshire Scenic Railway's five railcars are now parked in North Adams, a promising sign for officials who hope to have the Hoosac Valley Service up and running in 2015.


  11. The only cattle crossing on the old rail lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Berkshire Eagle

    We hiked a leg of the abandoned Berkshire Railroad in south West Stockbridge in search of a cattle pass. The Berkshire line was chartered in 1837 to continue the Housatonic Railroad from the Connecticut border through Sheffield and Great Barrington to West Stockbridge.


  12. Berkshire Mountain Bakery opens in PittsfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    Richard Bourdon, the owner of Berkshire Mountain Bakery in Housatonic, has opened a new store in Pittsfield. In addition to his famous breads, Bourdon is offering gluten-free breads and pizza.


  13. Lenox taps BRPC staffer to fill new post of land-use director, plannerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    Gwen M. Miller, of Egremont, has been appointed the position of land-use director and town planner in Lenox. LENOX >> The goal was to double down on a new image for the town - based on reality - as business-friendly, ripe for economic development and eager to streamline permitting and related red tape in Town Hall.


  14. Great Barrington: Brown Bridge receives routine maintenanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    Minor repairs to the so-called Brown Bridge on State Street in Great Barrington were undertaken Tuesday. However, there are no plans to replace the town's oldest major bridge, according to state officials.


  15. Things to do in the BerkshiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    Perk up your Friday night at Dottie's Coffee Lounge with Assembly Coffee Roasters. The Pittsfield-based roaster will offer tastings and some casual talk on the world of Ethiopian Coffees, beginning at 4:30.


  16. In the courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    Danielle M. Pantusco, 25, of Wallace Place, Pittsfield, submitted to sufficient facts for a guilty finding to one count of larceny over $250 by single scheme. Her case was continued without a finding until Aug. 6, 2015, and she was ordered to pay $603 restitution.


  17. Tyringham Road project back in blackRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    Baltazar Contractors prepare the surface of Tyringham Road in Lee for paving earlier in the week. Redesign and cost-saving measures have brought the project from a 448,270 deficit into a 100,000 surplus.


  18. Berkshire Hills officials turn to piecemeal approach on high school upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    GREAT BARRINGTON >> A day after voters again shot down plans to renovate Monument Mountain Regional High School, district officials said that structural problems at the aging building will have to be addressed in piecemeal fashion. "I would not be in favor of bringing back a full-scale plan similar to the one we advocated, for at least the next five years," said School Committee Chairman Steve Bannon.


  19. School project defeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    Voters in the village of Housatonic turn out to the the old school gym in great numbers to cast their ballots Tuesday. Voters in Great Barrington and Stockbridge rejected a 52.1 million renovation to Monument Mountain Regional High School.


  20. Three seek two open seats on Great Barrington School CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    GREAT BARRINGTON >> Three candidates are vying for two open Great Barrington School Committee seats on Tuesday in the Berkshire Hills Regional School District. Incumbent Steven Bannon will face off against William Fields and Jeremy Higa.


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