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  1. Recess: What to do the week of Feb. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Berkshire Eagle

    COLLEGE PLANNING NIGHT >> A college platnning night for high school juniors and their parents or guardians will take place at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 11, in the Taconic High School auditorium in Pittsfield. The program will include Taconic and Pittsfield High School guidance counselors, as well as Tina Schettini, admissions officer at Berkshire Community College; Josh Mendel, senior associate director of admission at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts; and Matthew Malatesta, vice president for admissions, financial aid and enrollment for Union College.

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  2. First of its kind: Village Ambulance offers new hybrid EMT training courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... sought out local emergency medical technician (EMT) training programs, but the closest ones at the time were in Pittsfield or North Adams, and not conducive to her schedule. So she approached Williamstown-based Village Ambulance Service about adding ...

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  3. The Forum: Keystone leaders to host Valentine's weekend eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> The Keystone Senior Leaders Club of the Boys & Girls Club of Pittsfield will offer two special events over the Valentine's Day weekend. On Friday, Feb. 13, the Keystone Leaders will host a county-wide inclusive Valentine's Dance for school age children with disabilities of Berkshire County, along with their "Best Buddies" mentors and friends.

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  4. Berkshire residents stock up as megastorm nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    Harry's Supermarket on Wahconah Street in Pittsfield nearly out of whole milk on Monday as shoppers prepared for the storm, according to co-owner Ben Melle. Many Berkshire residents lined up for food, fuel and emergency supplies Monday preparing to be homebound - possibly without power - as heavy snow and high winds were expected to pound the region through Tuesday.

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  5. Pittsfield's Hotel on North granted alcohol license; tax reduction proposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> An all-alcohol license has been approved for the planned 45-room Hotel on North downtown boutique inn, which is expected to open in May. The reconstruction project, estimated at more than $14 million, also could benefit from a seven-year tax reduction agreement, which Mayor Daniel L. Bianchi intends to submit to the City Council. The city Licensing Commission voted unanimously Monday to approve transfer of the all-alcohol beverage license for the former Spice Dragon restaurant to Due North Hospitality, LLC, for the upscale hotel's restaurant and bar. 12 comments

  6. Lanesborough officer testifies man he shot had threatened him with knifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> Armed with a knife, Keith Carnute stepped toward Lanesborough Police Investigator Timothy Sorrell and said "I'm going to f-----g kill you," the officer testified on Monday. At Carnute's trial on Monday, Sorrell recounted the incident on the afternoon of Sept.

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  7. Pittsfield: Community meeting to introduce pavement management systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    Mayor Daniel Bianchi and the City of Pittsfield have partnered with Kimley-Horn and Associates Inc. to create a new pavement management system. A community meeting to introduce the system will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29, in Council Chambers, City Hall, 70 Allen 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.

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  8. Pittsfield office of Safariland shifting 40 jobs to FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> Safariland LLC, the parent company of Protech Armor Systems of Pittsfield, is transferring 40 positions from Protech's East Street plant to another company facility in Jacksonville, Fla. The positions are being moved to Florida because Safariland is expanding its Jacksonville facility, one of the two sites that it operates as a headquarters, according to company spokeswoman Hope Bianchi-Sjursen.

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  9. 270 West St PittsfieldRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | IBerkshires

    This huge building could be amazing once restored to it's original beauty. In it's day was fully rented with long term tenants. Building being sold at $70,000 below it's assessed value '' As Is'' Note that heating systems are not in working order.

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  10. Pittsfield: Real estate tax bills due Feb. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... collector suggests mailing the bill five days prior to the due date. Payments must be addressed to the City of Pittsfield, P.O. Box 981063, Boston, MA 02298-1063. Payments may also be made at the Tax Collector's Office from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. ...

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  11. Downing to chair new committee on redistrictingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Recorder

    State Sen. Benjamin B. Downing, D-Pittsfield, who represents many Franklin County towns, has been named Senate chairman of the Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities & Energy and chairman of the new Senate Committee on Redistricting. 2 comments

  12. Letter: State-of-the-art projects are costly for PittsfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    It appears that we are going to get a new million dollar-plus school. State of the art, no doubt.

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  13. Pittsfield declares snow emergencyRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Pittsfield Gazette

    Due to the impending winter storm, a snow emergency has been declared for the City of Pittsfield as of 6:00 PM, Monday, January 26, through 7:00 a.m., Thursday, January 29, 2015.

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  14. Pittsfield: Berkshire Community College to host annual Wellness DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    Berkshire Community College's Physical Therapist Assistant Club will hold its third annual Wellness Day, an event dedicated to the health and well-being of the local community, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31. The event, which is open to individuals of all ages and abilities, will be held at BCC's Paterson Field House located at 1350 West St. and will feature free educational booths as well as exercise classes and chair massages .

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  15. Pittsfield: Meditation program offered at Berkshire AthenaeumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    The Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum will welcome Andrew Vidich to the Berkshire Athenaeum, 1 Wendell Ave., at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29. 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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  16. 12 Eastbrook Ln PittsfieldRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | IBerkshires

    Enchanted Woods! This Custom Built Home offers Exceptional Privacy on the Cul-de-Sac in this Exclusive Gated Community. An Exquisite Combination of Modern and Traditional Style.

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  17. Pittsfield declares snow emergency as powerful nor'easter nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> With a powerful nor'easter approaching the Berkshires, the city of Pittsfield has declared a snow emergency from 6 p.m. Monday through 7 a.m. Thursday. A winter storm warning is in effect for the Berkshires, with snow expected to begin late today and become heavy at times before gradually tapering off late Tuesday night.

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  18. United Independent Party's Evan Falchuk reminds taxpayers of cost of Olympics during Pittsfield visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> Roughly two dozen supporters attended a meet and greet with United Independent Party Chairman Evan Falchuk Saturday at Starbase Technologies in Pittsfield, with the main point of conversation Boston's 2024 Olympics bid. Cost overruns for Olympic Games in the years 1976-2012 averaged more than 200 percent, according to a London School of Economics and Political Science study.

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  19. Pittsfield resident Todd Poulton brings his memorable mug to TV's 'Sleepy Hollow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... on celebrity boxing tours. Poulton, who also goes by his stage name, "The Punisher," convinced Wesley Lamore at Pittsfield's Intradermal Designs to give him the facial ink so he could mimic the infamous look of now retired professional boxer Mike ...

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  20. Photonics Media Seeks Presenters for Biophotonic Imaging Digital ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Photonics Spectra

    ... submitted via email to bioconference@photonics.com or by mail to BioConference, Photonics Media, P.O. Box 4949, Pittsfield, MA 01202, U.S.A. The ability to post comments on Photonics.com is one benefit of a FREE Photonics.com membership. Please ...

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