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  1. Mount Greylock Regional School District to gather public input on building projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Berkshire Eagle

    WILLIAMSTOWN >> Residents of the Mount Greylock Regional School District will have their chance this week to help shape the upcoming school building project. The district will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at the high school to gather input as officials work to make a firm choice for the scope of the project.

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  2. Williamstown Forums Focus on Elections, Mount...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | IBerkshires

    Williamstown voters have three different events to follow over the next three nights, starting with Tuesday's candidates forum for three people looking to fill two seats on the Williamstown Elementary School Committee. The League of Women Voters is hosting that event and one on Thursday for the four candidates vying for one open seat on the Board of Selectmen.

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  3. Williamstown: League of Women Voters plan candidate forumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Berkshire Eagle

    The League of Women Voters of Williamstown is sponsoring two forums for the candidates running in contested elections for town offices. The Williamstown Elementary School Committee candidates will speak Tuesday, April 14, and the Selectmen candidates will speak Thursday, April 16. Both forums will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Selectmen's Room at Town Hall and will be taped by Willinet.

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  4. Williamstown-Lanesborough Superintendent Pick:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | IBerkshires

    The incoming superintendent of the Lanesborough-Williamstown public schools liked what he saw on his visit to the Tri-District last month. "I was talking to my wife, and she reminded me that when I came back [from the March 24 interview), the thing I kept talking about was that everyone was talking about the students," Dias said in a telephone interview on Wednesday evening.

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  5. Williamstown-Lanesborough Elementaries OK...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | IBerkshires

    Two-thirds of the Lanesborough-Williamstown public school "Tri-District" has approved the contract for the towns' next school superintendent. On Monday morning, the elementary school committee members who compose the joint Superintendency Union 71 committee met and unanimously approved a three-year deal for Douglas Dias.

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  6. Mount Greylock Funding Request Explained to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | IBerkshires

    The Finance Committee on Wednesday finished its review of the relevant warrant articles for May's annual town meeting and heard an update from the chairman of the Mount Greylock Regional School Committee about the district's funding request for fiscal 2016. Carolyn Greene appeared before the Fin Comm to explain why Mount Greylock's assessments to its member towns is slightly higher than the figures previously considered by Lanesbourough's and Williamstown's finance committees and the public.

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  7. 2 men dead after Williamstown vehicle collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | CBC News

    Just before 6:30 p.m., a passenger vehicle crossed the centre line and struck an oncoming vehicle between the Anderson bBidge and Williamstown Road on Highway 8, police say. The drivers, who were the vehicles' only occupants - a 45-year-old man from Cassilis and a 42-year-old man from Parker - died at the scene as a result of their injuries, say RCMP.

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  8. Williamstown Board Advises Resolution Against Plastic Bags,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | IBerkshires

    The Selectmen are encouraging the backers of a polystyrene ban to consider social rather than legislative pressure. The ad hoc group Greening Williamstown is hoping to place a bylaw before town meeting that would ban the use of plastics - including plastic bags, food containers and silverware.

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  9. Sand Springs Hires New Executive DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | IBerkshires

    Sand Springs Recreational Center has hired Geraldine Shen as its new executive director. Shen, of Williamstown, was raised in Austria and has resided in Hong Kong, Taiwan and California.

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  10. Towns apart on Mount Greylock Regional budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Berkshire Eagle

    WILLIAMSTOWN >> Opposition from Lanesborough officials led the Mount Greylock Regional School District to pursue numerous cuts to next year's budget, which represents an .85 percent increase over the current year's spending plan. But many residents say the proposed cuts - which include eliminating two sports, arts and business electives, and both after-school buses - go too far.

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  11. Sand Springs Hires New Executive DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | IBerkshires

    Sand Springs Recreational Center has hired Geraldine Shen as its new executive director. Shen, of Williamstown, was raised in Austria and has resided in Hong Kong, Taiwan and California.

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  12. Hino investing $8M in expansionRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... and celebrating continued positive growth for years to come." Hino employs roughly 225 people at the Williamstown plant. The new investment is expected to, over time, create another 50 permanent full-time positions, officials said. Cam Huffman, ...

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  13. Williamstown: Third-graders to host pancake breakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Berkshire Eagle

    The third grade class at Williamstown Elementary School will sponsor a pancake breakfast from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 21, in the school cafeteria. The price includes pancakes, bacon or sausage, fruit salad, and juice or coffee.

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  14. Williamstown native, big leaguer pitches sportsmanship, respectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Berkshire Eagle

    Former Major League Baseball pitcher Jonah Bayliss speaks on Wednesday to students at Williamstown Elementary School, which he attended at a child. That was the message from former Major League Baseball pitcher Jonah Bayliss gave on Wednesday to students at Williamstown Elementary School.

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  15. Mount Greylock school spending plan touches nerves in LanesboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... said they will advocate to return services to the Grade 7-12 budget before it goes to votes in Lanesborough and Williamstown. The latest proposal represents a 0.85 percent increase over the current spending plan, which is down from a 4.5 percent ...

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  16. Northern Berkshire Community Coalition leader stepping downRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    Northern Berkshire Community Coalition executive director Al Bashevkin speaks at the 2014 NBCC annual meeting at the Williams Inn in Williamstown. Beshevkin announced he would be leaving the NBCC Wednesday.

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  17. Northern Berkshire Community Coalition leader stepping downRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    Northern Berkshire Community Coalition executive director Al Bashevkin speaks at the 2014 NBCC annual meeting at the Williams Inn in Williamstown. Beshevkin announced he would be leaving the NBCC Wednesday.

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  18. George E. Wilford, Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Seven Days

    George E. "Sonny" "Willie" Wilford, Sr. passed away March 10, 2015. He was born March 7, 1931 in Williamstown, Vt to George and Ruth Wilford.

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  19. Williamstown: Nominations sought for Faith Scarborough AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    The committee will select a citizen who has demonstrated integrity, excellence, and dedication in community service. The award will be presented at town meeting, which is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 19, at Williamstown Elementary School.

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  20. Morning Briefing - March 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    ... showing at OldCastle Theatre on March 7 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets available at Mac Treasures, 600 Main St., Williamstown; Bennington Bookshop, 467 Main St.; or at the door. Cost for either show is $15 or $10 for students and seniors. Night for ...

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