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Lanesborough School Committee Delays Vote on Superintendency Union
Parents and teachers spoke out against attempts to dissolve the union with Williamstown Elementary. LANESBOROUGH, Mass. — The School Committee on Wednesday put off a decision on whether to end its affiliation with Williamstown Elementary School. Robert Barton and James Moriarty, who forced a special
Greylock President to Retire in 2015
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Greylock Federal President & CEO Marilyn L. Sperling has announced her plans to retire at the end of 2015. Sperling said the timing of her announcement was intended to enable the Board of Directors to plan an orderly and effective search for a replacement. “The credit union is in a very strong
State Fire Marshal Offers Halloween Safety Tips
It's time to release the ghouls and goblins onto the streets in search of treats. The state fire marshal has offered fire safety tips for celebrating Halloween.   Costumes * Children should carry a flashlight and their costumes should be bright-colored or have reflective tape to highlight them. * Be sure all parts of
Williams Dormitory Plan Part of Larger Renovation Project
Stetson Court will be the location of the college's first dormitory in nearly a half century. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — When Williams College first opened its doors to students in 1793, only 65 boys were enrolled. Now it has a diverse population of approximately 2,100 housed in dormitories and small houses
Lanesborough Asked To Put Expanding School District To Town Vote
Mount Greylock School Committee Chairwoman Carrie Greene told the Selectmen that the town will save money with regionalization. LANESBOROUGH, Mass. — School officials want voters to decide if the regional school district should be expanded to include the elementary school. Mount Greylock
Williamstown Selectmen Endorse Hospital Resolution, Bottle Initiative
The Board of Selectmen evinced support for both a resolution on reopening the hospital and a state ballot question expanding the bottle bill. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The Board of Selectmen on Monday approved a resolution promoting the return of inpatient services at the former North Adams Regional Hospital and
Lanesborough Names 9-Member Panel To Look At School Affiliation
The Board of Selectmen appointed the committee Monday night after delaying the appointments twice before. LANESBOROUGH, Mass. — The Board of Selectmen appointed a nine-member committee to take a close look at school affiliation issues.   The Selectmen put
Williamstown Investigating Rash of Business Break-ins
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The Police Department is investigating a series of break-ins at businesses on Water Street and Main Street that occurred late Friday or early Saturday morning. Town Manager Peter Fohlin was asked about the crime spree at Monday's meeting of the Board of Selectmen. "I didn't mention it [in the
Williams College Gets OK for Solar Installation
The Williams College property at 835 Simonds Road as seen from Route 7. At left in the rear is the library shelving facility. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Williams College has the green light to use sunlight to produce electricity on Simonds Road. The Zoning Board of Appeals this month gave its blessing to a
The Building Blocks of an Investment Portfolio
Opening a savings account with your local bank may provide an easy way to put money away for safekeeping, but the thought of doing more can be tempting.   While your money will earn a small rate of interest with a savings account, you may want to consider an “investing” program that can potentially earn more from the money
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