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Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation Awards $769,000 in Fall Grants Cycle
SHEFFIELD, Mass. — The board of directors of Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation have announced the recipients of the third round of grantmaking for 2016. The foundation distributed a total of $50,134 in grants to individuals and nonprofits in the four-county region it serves and grants totaling nearly $720,000 from donors with
Fantastic four on the road for Soccer Domain Academy
PITTSFIELD, Mass. -- Soccer Domain Academy's travel teams managed four wins in five matches on the road around the commonwealth the weekend of Oct. 22 and 23.   U11 Girls From the outset, SDA controlled the game with greater amount of possession leading to a range of opportunities for SDA to score. The organized and
Berkshires Beat: Cheshire Celebrates Halloween
Spooktacular: The Cheshire Elementary School PTG hosted its annual Halloween Dance Party on Friday, Oct. 21, in the school auditorium. DJ Bob Heck of Bob Heck Entertainment played music and games with the kids. The kids danced and played the night away. The Hoosac Valley Cheerleaders came and volunteered their time to help run the game and
Western Mass Food Bank Sets Eyes On Root Causes of Hunger
Those in attendance formed small working groups to discuss the most important causes to tackle, and then strategies to do just that. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Western Massachusetts Food Bank wants to do more than just provide emergency meals for those in need. They want to dig deeper. The group's task
Quinto Wins Junior Golf Event at Waubeeka
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. -- Under cloudy skies and cool fall temperatures, Kevin Quinto of Pittsfield High School Saturday won the American Junior Golf Association qualifier at Waubeeka Golf Links.   Quinto carded an even par 71 with three birdies and three bogeys.   South Windsor, Conn.’s, Jared Walter was
Kiwanis' Park of Honor Program Continues to Grow
  Cheryl Tripp Cleveland  and Jack Nogueira hosted the event.  PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Park of Honor keeps growing.   In its third year, the Kiwanis Club of Pittsfield has gotten even more flag sponsors and has filled Park Square and even expanded to a park in
No on 2 Campaign Rallies in Pittsfield as Election Day Nears
MTA President Barbara Madeloni said so far 'the 413 is no on 2.' PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Corporations and big business cannot buy public education.   That is the message that those opposing Question 2, a ballot initiative calling for raising the cap on charter schools by a dozen, is
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Pittsfield Keeping Eye on Overtime Budgets; Revenues Trending Fine
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The city's Finance Department is closely tracking expense numbers for overtime and veterans programming, as those budget lines are trending at a higher rate of spending than allocated.   Director of Finance Matthew Kerwood provided an update on the city's budget Thursday night to the City
Letter: David vs Goliath
To the Editor: My comments about the Massachusetts Senate race for our district: Berkshire, Hampshire, Hampden and Franklin). I watched debates, read the articles, saw and heard local TV and radio appearances and have seen Facebook posts for both candidates. There are major differences between the two! Hurrah, a clear choice. As
Letter: Support Community Preservation Act
To the Editor: Becket passed the [Community Preservation Act] law in 2009. The projects that have been approved since passage are projects that otherwise would have been difficult for the town to fund in a timely manner. We passed the law after almost two years of public outreach and public hearings. We have a 1.5 percent surcharge,
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