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SU-71 OKs Superintendent Search; Lanesborough Officials Seek to 'Study' Union
School Union 71 agreed to a salary of $145,000 to $160,000 for a new superintendent to be shared with Mount Greylock. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The two-school Superintendency Union 71 on Friday morning approved the framework of the search for its next superintendent, even as town officials in Lanesborough
Williams Men's Soccer Falls, Women Win in OT
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass —For 29 years, Mike Russo’s Williams College men's soccer team and Jon Anderson’s Babson team have clashed in an annual cross-state battle.   On Sunday, Anderson and his side prevailed one last time. In an upset, the unranked Beavers (6-1) got a 1-0 win against the No. 3 Ephs (3-1). With
Williams Soccer, Field Hockey Teams Win at Home
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. -- Three freshmen were among the five goal scorers for the Williams College women's soccer team in a 5-0 win over Trinity on Saturday.   Natasha Albaneze had a goal and an assist for the Ephs (3-0), who avenged a 2-0 loss to the Bantams in 2013.   Danielle Sim scored the game-winner on an assist
Coalition Brainstorms Topics for Monthly Forums
Justin Inhe, CEO of the Northern Berkshire YMCA, center, makes a point during the Northern Berkshire Community Coalition monthly forum Friday. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Six months after North Adams Regional Hospital closed its doors, health care issues were still on the minds of the 100 people who joined together
@theMarket: Waiting on the Fed
It should be clear to you by now that in the United States the Federal Reserve Bank is calling the shots in our financial markets. To a lesser extent this phenomena is happening all over the world. As such, the markets did little this week because the Fed doesn't meet again until Tuesday. The S&P 500 Index has simply been trading
Williams Volleyball Off to Good Start in Boston
BOSTON -- the Williams College volleyball team (4-1) started its busy weekend off strong with a three-set win over Salisbury (9-2) on Friday in the first match of the UMass Boston Invitational.   In the second match of the day, Williams fell to UMass Boston (7-3) in a grueling five-set match.   The Ephs played their
Expanded Mount Greylock School District Questioned
The School Committee listened to David Langston's arguments against joining the Mount Greylock Regional School District. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The Williamstown Elementary School Committee on Wednesday heard the case for not moving the school into an expanded Mount Greylock Regional School
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Coping With Caregiver Costs
More Americans are facing rising caregiver costs. The financial challenge of caring for an aging parent can also create caregiver stress. Don’t allow caring for an aging parent or spouse to become a crisis. Nearly 10 million adults over the age of 50 provide care or financial support for aging parents. Their ranks have swelled
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Berkshire Eagle Parent Mulling Newspaper Sales
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Berkshire Eagle's parent company revealed it may be looking to sell off all or parts of its newspaper business. Digital First Media CEO John Paton announced on Friday that the company is using investment bank UBS to review "strategic alternatives." "Strategic alternatives — what
Are We There Yet?: Late-Summer Outdoor Fun
Fall is in the air, folks, even if it's not on the calendar yet. Fall is my favorite time of year - not too hot, not too cold. So in that vein, I present four late-summer outdoor activities for this weekend, which except for the possibility of some showers on Saturday afternoon is supposed to be a good one. Before the rain hits on
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