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'Her': Programmed to Entertain He, She and It
By Michael S. Goldberger, iBerkshires Film Critic
10:57AM / Thursday, January 16, 2014
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Popcorn Column
by Michael S. Goldberger  
Warner Bros Theodore Twombly (Joaquin Phoenix) enters a post-divorce relationship with an advanced operation system, Samantha (voiced by Scarlett Johansson). Oh, to be 17 or 18 again, and blown away by a potentially transformative, epiphanic film like Spike Jonze's "Her." Life-affirming, bursting with originality and full of the promise that there is indeed a greater understanding somewhere out there, it's the sort of revelation that makes you want to explore and learn forever and ever.   Alas, I cannot complain. Mine was admittedly Kubrick's "2001: A

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Red Cross Says Internal Changes Won't Affect Response
By Andy McKeever, iBerkshires Staff
10:29AM / Thursday, January 16, 2014
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Cindy Hahn told the Central Berkshire Regional Emergency Planning Committee that while the Red Cross' disaster response is changing internally, it won't affect service in the county.

DALTON, Mass. — The Red Cross has consolidated its operational regions but it won't cause any trouble in response, area emergency responders were told Wednesday.

Cindy Hahn, disaster program manager for territory 1, said the organization has brought disaster response operations into one region for the whole state but, the local chapters will remain, with the same volunteers.

"Most of the changes are happening internally," Hahn told the Central Berkshire Regional Emergency

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Feeding the hungry
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Williamstown Community Preschool Installs New Signage
by Billsville 02:46PM / Tuesday, February 26, 2013


WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The Williamstown Community Preschool began sprucing up its new home by hiring local sign maker Lindsay Neathawk,

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GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Baker Visits Pittsfield
09:48AM / Thursday, January 16, 2014
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PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Republican candidate for governor Charles D. Baker Jr. will visit Pittsfield on Tuesday, Jan. 21, to appear on a local access show and meet with voters.  

Baker will be the guest on Berkshire GOP's television program "Out Front TV." The monthly cable program is broadcast throughout the Berkshires and in the Western Massachusetts cities of Greenfield, Northampton and Westfield. Jim Bronson, chairman of the Berkshire County Republican Association, hosts the television program.

"We are thrilled Charlie is coming back to the Berkshires," said Bronson. "We look forward to his appearance on our show; he's a terrific candidate and

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Holiday Hours: Martin Luther King Jr. Day
06:02AM / Thursday, January 16, 2014
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The Rev. King waves to the hundreds of thousands gathered on the Washington Mall in 1963 when he gave the 'I Have a Dream' speech.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is being celebrated Monday, Jan. 20. It is a federal holiday to commemorate the birthday of the civil rights activist born Jan. 15, 1929. It is observed on the third Monday in January.

King, a Baptist minister, lead the civil rights movement in the 1960s by espousing nonviolent protest. His best-known address, the "I Have a Dream" speech, was given in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., to a crowd of 250,000 who participated in the March on Washington. The 1964 Nobel Prize winner was assassinated on

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Speech-Language Pathologist Becomes Autism Specialist
04:46PM / Wednesday, January 15, 2014
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WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Andrea S. White, owner of Berkshire Speech & Language, a speech-language pathology private practice based in Williamstown, has recently been credentialed as a certified autism specialist by the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards.

The specialist credential recognizes professionals in the field of autism who have demonstrated superior knowledge, experience and performance in their profession. The International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards is the largest and most recognized accrediting organization that focuses on special needs and human services. Certified autism specialists are recognized in

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State Schedules Wind Energy Hearing At BCC
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04:16PM / Wednesday, January 15, 2014
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The Department of Public Utilities is developing guidelines for permitting wind projects.

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The state's renewed look at wind siting regulations will return to the Berkshires on Jan. 27.

The Department of Public Utilities scheduled the hearing on Monday, Jan. 27 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Berkshire Community College. The DPU has taken up the research into how to choose and permit the location of land-based wind energy facilities.

The DPU is leading this investigation that became a hot topic statewide in 2011, when Gov. Deval Patrick proposed a law that would create one group to permit all of the state's wind-turbine projects. That law was opposed in the

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Business Succession: Questions You Need to Ask
Wells Fargo Advisors,
01:34PM / Tuesday, January 14, 2014
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It's not unusual for business owners to find that the majority of their wealth is mostly tied up in their businesses, which can be a major provider for them and their families. But when the time comes for them to sell their businesses because of a life-changing event such as retirement, many business owners often have not quantified how they would replace that important chunk of income.

Business succession can be an emotional, financial, and timing issue for business owners. If you own your own business and are considering a business succession plan, there are five questions you should address with your financial adviser. Together you will want to ensure you have a plan in place to

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Ephs Men's Ice Hockey Team Supporting Soldiers Legacy Fund
By Dick Quinn, Williams Sports Info
10:14AM / Tuesday, January 14, 2014
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WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The Williams College men's ice hockey team (8-2-2) is soliciting donations from individuals and families in the community, on campus and from local businesses to support the Massachusetts Soldiers Legacy Fund.   As part of the effort, called "Goals to Assist the Children of Fallen Soldiers," the Ephs pucksters are asking folks to pledge a donation for every goal the team scores at home this season.   This marks the fifth consecutive year that the Ephs have participated in the Goals to Assist funding program. At the end of the season, the Williams players will collect the donations and deliver 100 perfect of the money to MSLF to support the

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Ephs Hockey Team Now 12th in National Polls
By Dick Quinn, Williams Sports Info
10:10AM / Tuesday, January 14, 2014
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Alex DeBaere, Ephs junior

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — In their first five games since the holiday break, the Williams College men's ice hockey team (8-2-2/6-0-2) NESCAC has gone 3-2 and the Ephs have dropped to 12th nationally in both the D3Hockey and USCHO.com polls.

Both polls rank the top 15 teams in NCAA Division III. Adrian College (Mich.), the last remaining undefeated team in Division III play (13-0-2), tops both polls. Williams is the lone NESCAC team appearing in the top 15 in either poll.

Both losses since the break by the Ephs have been by one goal and the most recent loss was an overtime loss on the road to Johnson and Wales in OT, 3-2 on Saturday. The Ephs lost their first

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Williamstown Issues RFPs for Housing Development
By Stephen Dravis, Williamstown Correspondent
10:37PM / Monday, January 13, 2014
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The Selectmen on Monday approved two requests for proposals for redevelopment of two sites for housing and hired a relocation adviser recommended by Town Manager Peter Fohlin for the Spruces.

WILLIAMSTOWN, — The Selectmen on Monday approved two requests for proposals to develop affordable housing on a pair of town-owned "brownfields" parcels.

On a vote of 4-0, the board OK'd the RFPs for the former town garage site and the former Photech mill property, endorsing two long-term projects of the town's Affordable Housing Committee.   The town took another significant step in its efforts to address its housing needs on Monday when the board approved a

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