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  1. Lanesborough man gets 18 months in jail for beating girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> A Lanesborough man with a history of domestic violence was sentenced to 18 months in jail after pleading guilty to beating his girlfriend in October. Terrance Jones, 32, of South Main Street, attacked his girlfriend in the early morning hours of Oct. 4, after becoming angry over some texts he saw on her cellphone, according to Lanesborough Police.

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  2. Williamstown-Lanesborough schools poised to appoint interim superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Berkshire Eagle

    WILLIAMSTOWN >> School officials are poised to vote on a contract today for Gordon Noseworthy to serve as interim superintendent of Williamstown-Lanesborough Public Schools. Noseworthy, of Northampton, served as interim superintendent in Pittsfield in 2012-13 and also held that position in North Brookfield in 2010-11.

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  3. Berkshire Carousel to be housed at original Pittsfield locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Berkshire Eagle

    The hand-carved horses for the Berkshire Carousel project, shown in the group's Dalton workshop, are finished and ready to be put to use. After attempts to locate the carousel in Lanesborough and Dalton, the amusement ride will land at its original destination: the vacant lot next to the CVS on Center Street in Pittsfield, organizers say.

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  4. Hotel On North Paves Way For More Pittsfield...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | IBerkshires

    A revision of downtown zoning districts that would allow Main Street Hospitality to develop additional parking area for a planned boutique hotel sailed easily through its first hurdle to approval on Tuesday. In a public hearing that lasted less than three minutes, the Community Development Board looked favorably on the proposed amendment to city zoning, which would expand the Downtown Business District to include three parcels on the east side of Center Street and south side of Union Street.

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  5. Challenge to Housatonic River cleanup likely to spark prolonged legal disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | 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.

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  6. Pittsfield: 4-H pet food drive to benefit Sonsini shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Berkshire Eagle

    The club will be collecting pet food and supplies from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, at Petco, 690 Merrill Road. Welcome to your discussion forum: Click the login link below to sign in with or to set up a Disqus account or to access your social networking account.

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  7. Pittsfield: Artswalk to kick off holiday festivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Berkshire Eagle

    The event, from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, will feature over 30 regional artists celebrating the opening of over a dozen art shows, the Artscape Scavenger Hunt, a free guided walking tour at 5 p.m. from the Intermodal Bus Station, 1 Columbus Ave., and caroling by the Taconic High School Chorus. The Artswalk Spotlight will be a group showing at Downtown Pittsfield Inc., 33 Dunham Mall, with photographer Leo Mazzeo and watercolorist Marguerite Bride's work.

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  8. Pittsfield: NAACP Chapter to meet WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Berkshire Eagle

    The Berkshire Chapter of the NAACP will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, at Conte Community School, 200 West Union St. Welcome to your discussion forum: Click the login link below to sign in with or to set up a Disqus account or to access your social networking account. When you do, your comment should be posted immediately, provided it meets the guidelines.

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  9. Rinaldo Del Gallo: Dancing on through trials and tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> When one studies human character, heroism and fortitude can be found in the most unlikely of places, in the most unimaginable ways, and from the most unlikely of people. One of these heroes is a 15-year-old student at Amherst High School by the name of Cody Rooney.

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  10. Our Opinion: Police panel joins effort to stifle debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Berkshire Eagle

    The Pittsfield Police Advisory Committee has gone in search of a solution for a problem that doesn't exist and succeeded only in muddying the waters. The panel's press protocol is designed to channel comments through the chairman, Alan Righi, ostensibly to avoid members offering contradictory remarks. 3 comments

  11. Tyler Street gets decorations for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Berkshire Eagle

    For the first time, city workers decorate Tyler Street in Pittsfield for the holidays. Tuesday, December 2, 2014.

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  12. 68 Gale Ave PittsfieldRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | IBerkshires

    Expanded Cape with rear full dormer with 3-4 bedrooms and 2 baths with gleaming hardwood floor and large unfinished basement.

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  13. Pittsfield's Tyler Street decked out for the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Berkshire Eagle

    City workers decorate Tyler Street in Pittsfield for the holidays as part of an ongoing effort to draw people to the Morningside neighborhood. PITTSFIELD >> Glittery garland and shooting stars are brightening up Tyler Street this holiday season to further showcase Morningside neighborhood's main business district.

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  14. Pittsfield: Reenactor to portray President John AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Berkshire Eagle

    Reenactor George Baker will bring his dramatization of President John Adams to the Berkshire Athenaeum, 1 Wendell Ave., at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6. Baker's program, "My Wife, Abigail Adams, America's First Modern Woman," describes how Abigail defied the sexist conventions of her time and used her financial expertise to make the Adams family prosperous. Welcome to your discussion forum: Click the login link below to sign in with or to set up a Disqus account or to access your social networking account.

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  15. Brian Sullivan: Pittsfield school chief battles ups, downs of statisticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> A dip and a rise. Both concern the school boss, whose office and agendas remain fairly transparent as he strides with confidence through his initial term.

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  16. Nurse treating Ebola patients talks about her experiencesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... the past 30 years and is currently serving as an infusion therapist with Berkshire Visiting Nurses Association in Pittsfield, MA. Copyright 2014 WSHM (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

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  17. Lanesborough Gauging Interest In Shared Police...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | IBerkshires

    ... with part-timers, to reduce benefits, contracting with other departments for patrol - such as the state police or Pittsfield - or even sharing a chief as the Selectmen previously suggested. "The Finance Committee is looking at the budget and we have ...

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  18. 144-146 Brown St PittsfieldRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | IBerkshires

    Owner financing is available on this two-family flat. An unusual opportunity for the first time home buyer or investor. Owner has lead compliance certificates for both units.

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  19. Massachusetts residents protest Ferguson decisionRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Boston Herald

    ... and protests occurred in other cities across Massachusetts, including Springfield, Worcester, Northampton and Pittsfield. All were reportedly peaceful. A community forum to discuss the events in Ferguson was held earlier Tuesday at the Twelfth ...

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  20. Mammography Screenings Resume in North...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | IBerkshires

    ... outpatient services. She's joined in imaging by North Adams resident Debra DeGray, who had been working at BMC in Pittsfield. "It's one thing I've noticed since I started up here is how important it is for these patients coming in to have a familiar ...

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