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Homeland Security Sets Anti-Terrorism Response Training in Berkshires
Lt. Colonel Thomas Grady told the Central Berkshire Regional Emergency Planning Committee about the training on Wednesday. LENOX, Mass. — An upcoming training session is eyed to prepare local emergency responders in what to do should there be a terrorist attack.   The Western Region
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Xerox CEO to Speak at Williams Commencement
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Xerox Chairwoman and Chief Executive Officer Ursula Burns will be the principal speaker at Williams College’s 226th Commencement Exercise on Sunday, June 7. Burns joined Xerox in 1980 as a mechanical engineering summer intern, and by 2000 was the senior vice president of Corporate Strategic Services. In
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Williamstown Elementary School Third-Graders Host Pancake Breakfast
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — 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 cost is $6 for adults and $5 for children, with a family cap of $25. This price includes pancakes, a choice of bacon or sausage, a cup of fruit salad, and
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Bank Employees Begin Fundraising For Local Cancer Organizations
ADAMS, Mass. – The employees of Adams Community Bank are on a mission to show how much they care about those within the community affected by a cancer diagnosis. Their  fundraising efforts will benefit two really special local organizations – Moments House and PopCares. To begin their fundraising initiatives for their
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Mount Greylock School Committee Asks for Options to Add to Budget
For the second night in a row, parents expressed concerns that the lean budget being presented by Mount Greylock Regional is not educationally adequate. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The Mount Greylock Regional School Committee on Tuesday night decided to ask its administration to develop a prioritized list of
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Cariddi Files Bill To Attract Jobs and Businesses To Certain Areas Of State
Gailanne Cariddi's bill would create tax incentives to bring new jobs to certain areas of the state. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — State Rep. Gailanne Cariddi wants to give new businesses a little extra incentive to open in areas that could use more jobs.   The North Adams Democrat has
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Mount Greylock School Budget Cuts Criticized
Interim Superintendent Gordon Noseworthy talks budget numbers at a public hearing of the Mount Greylock Regional School District fiscal 2016 spending plan in Lanesborough. LANESBOROUGH, Mass. — The Mount Greylock Regional School Committee on Monday took some flack over its proposed fiscal 2016 budget
Berkshire Art Association Honors 12 College Student-Artists
A dozen student artists were honored during a show and reception as Fellows of the Berkshire Art Association on March 6. See more photos here. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Berkshire Art Association has awarded fellowships for 2015 to 12 Berkshire college students. Works include oil and acrylic paintings,
Williamstown Elementary Committee Sends Budget to Town
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Williamstown Elementary School is not facing the draconian cuts other districts confront heading into fiscal 2016, but it is not immune to the financial realities either.   At Wednesday's School Committee meeting, it was announced that the school is cutting its world language program for
High-End Rental Units in North Adams to Hit Market
The former Our Lady of Mercy is being renovated into four high-end apartment units. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — In a few months, four high-end rental units inside the former Our Lady of Mercy church on State Road will be hitting the housing market.   Scarafoni Associates purchased the church last
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