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MassDOT Honors Completion of Lafayette Trail Recognition
Hancock officials celebrated the designation recognizing the role the town had in history. HANCOCK, Mass. — During the American Revolution, famed French general the Marquis de Lafayette played a significant role as an ally of the rebellious colonies.   So much so that President James Monroe invited him on a
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Lanesborough Closes Book on Fiscal 2019
The Board of Selectmen recognized Town Clerk Ruth Knysh for six years of service. LANESBOROUGH, Mass. — The Board of Selectmen closed the fiscal year's books on Monday after transferring some $63,538 from health insurance to cover deficits elsewhere in the budget.   Of particular concern for Finance
Pittsfield Nationals Hold Off Holden, Secure Sectional Title
PITTSFIELD, Mass. -- Monday’s sectional final in the Little League 8- to 10-year-old tournament had a little of everything: big offensive rallies, sterling defense, gutsy pitching and drama.   A little more drama than anyone expected going to the bottom of the sixth and a whole lot more drama than the hometown fans wanted to
Pittsfield Stars Travel Baseball Team Improves to 5-2
PITTSFIELD, Mass. -- The Pittsfield Stars 18-and-under baseball team earned a pair of wins over the weekend against the Frozen Ropes in the Eastern New York Travel Baseball League.   In the first game, Christian Marchbanks earned the win on the mound and went 3-for-4 with three doubles.   In the second game, Caden
Dr. Radin Named Grand Marshal of 64th Annual Fall Foliage Parade
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Dr. Len Radin has been selected as grand marshal for the upcoming 64th annual Fall Foliage parade presented by 1Berkshire. The parade will be held in downtown North Adams on Sunday, Oct. 6, at 1 p.m. This year's parade theme is "The Wizard of Oz," both in celebration of the 80th anniversary of its
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Let's Reverse the Rural Physician Shortage
Across the nation, unequal access to health care raises urgent, pressing problems for individual and community health. For rural and underserved communities, the most urgent challenge for patients is our shrinking supply of primary care physicians. Data show that by 2030, the United States will face a primary care physician shortfall as
Carmel Seeks To Improve Efficiency Of Council With Ward 6 Bid
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Keep it simple.   That's what Edward Carmel believes. But he doesn't believe the current City Council is doing that. He feels the council spins its wheels tinkering with things and not accomplishing anything.   He uses the recent debate over trash disposal, which has been ongoing for
Burke, Powell Take Gold to Highlight Strong Games for Berkshire Wrestlers
BOSTON -- Dylan Burke and Zabion Powell took home gold medals from the Bay State Games wrestling competition on Saturday at UMass-Boston.   Burke, wrestling at 195 pounds, showed his toughness finishing the tournament with a broken nose according to his high school coach, Taconic's Jeremy
Lampiasi Looks To Bring Strong Representation To Pittsfield's Ward 6
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Dina Guiel Lampiasi believes there is room for compromise even if it doesn't seem that way.   Lampiasi is seeking to fill the Ward 6 City Council seat being vacated by John Krol. She feels she brings a collaborative approach and a deep understanding of how government works to the
It's Been 100 Years Since Pittsfield Acquired Wahconah Park
Square dances are one of the many events that were held at the park over the years. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — In the 1800s residents really wanted a place to recreate, to hold events and dances, to play sports.   George Burbank answered the call.   The developer had built much the city's downtown
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