MEMBER SIGN IN
Not a member? Become one today!
         iBerkshires     Berkshire Chamber     Berkshire Community College     City of Pittsfield    
Search
Pittsfield Approves Needle Exchange Program
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — It took seven months to make the decision but on Wednesday, the Board of Health approved a needle exchange program.   The board approved the letter authorizing the state Department of Health to pursue a vendor for such a program. The state will now take over the process of funding, issuing a request for
3 Comments
Pittsfield Enters 2nd Year of Tyler Street Revitalization Program
Amequsika 'Sika' Sedzro has been appointed by MassDevelopment to head the efforts. She is paid by the agency for three years to help in Pittsfield's district. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Amewusika "Sika" Sedzro has been in the city for a year now with a primary focus on crafting a plan to revitalize Tyler
4 Comments
Nurses Picket BMC As Staffing Issues Hold Up Collective Bargaining
The nurses paced back and forth along North and Wahconah Streets. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Nurses and supporters paced back and forth along North and Wahconah streets on Tuesday afternoon, holding signs and chanting "if we're out here, something is wrong in there."   On the other side of the
13 Comments
Massachusetts Named Best State by U.S. News & World Report
BOSTON — The commonwealth of Massachusetts has been named the best overall state in U.S. News & World Report's inaugural report.  This best state ranking evaluates all 50 states in various categories, with Massachusetts ranked the No. 1 overall state, No. 1 in health care, No. 2 in education and among the top 10 for
9 Comments
BHS Urgent Care Expands Access with Online Appointment System
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Patients in need of urgent care treatment can now reserve their spot in line at Berkshire Health Systems Urgent Care, using a new online system that is accessible from home computers, laptops or any mobile device. Partnering with Clockwise.MD, BHS Urgent Care allows a patient to self-schedule an appointment online,
0 Comments
Berkshires Beat: Berkshire Athenaeum teams up with Boston Bruins for PJ Drive
Pajama jam: The Berkshire Athenaeum is teaming up with the Boston Bruins to participate in their annual pajama drive to benefit DCF Kids (Department of Children and Families) and Cradles to Crayons. The PJ Drive's goal is to collect 10,000 pairs of new pajamas for children and teens in need across the stat, including Pittsfield. The
1 Comment
Berkshire Medical Center Sits Atop National Quality Ranking
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Berkshire Medical Center is ranked as the best performer in Patient Safety Indicators in the United States, according to data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. BMC is ranked number one in the nation when compared to over 3,200 hospitals for its composite measure of Patient Safety Indicators, or
0 Comments
Biz Briefs: Lowe's, Central Berkshire Habitat Team Up for Women Build Month
Building a future: Central Berkshire Habitat for Humanity and Lowe's invite women to build alongside future homeowners during the 10th annual National Women Build Month. Central Berkshire is one of 300 Habitat organizations nationwide hosting Women Build projects during the month of May with support from Lowe’s, a longtime partner in
0 Comments
McCann School Budget Reflects Hikes in Fixed Costs, Health Insurance
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The McCann Technical School budget for fiscal 2018 is up 2.7 percent over this year, largely reflecting increasing fixed costs and level state funding.    The school's budget is up about $250,000, from $9.09 million to $9,340,159, and includes $88,000 in cuts. Some $3.7 million of the spending
0 Comments
Boys & Girls Club Girls Win Tourney
The Boys and Girls Club third- and fourth-grade travel girls basketball team won its home tournament, Feb. 24 to 26.   The team is coached by Kristy Conyers and Bryant Mauer and includes: Kyana Summers, Alivia Mauer, Cheyenne Goddard, Caroline Sherman, Maddy Stetz, Jaelynn Walker, Maddy Chaffee, Jasmine Small, Mia McCluskey and
0 Comments
Page 10 of 260... 5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15 ... 260  
Pittsfield.com is owned and operated by: Boxcar Media 106 Main Sreet, P.O. Box 1787 North Adams, MA 01247 -- T. 413-663-3384 F.413-664-4251
© 2008 Boxcar Media LLC - All rights reserved