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BMC Named Among Top 10 Hospitals in U.S. for Patient Safety
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Berkshire Medical Center is a recipient of the Healthgrades 2017 Patient Safety Excellence Award, a designation that recognizes superior performance in hospitals that have prevented the occurrence of serious, potentially avoidable complications for patients during hospital stays. The distinction places BMC
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Pittsfield To Consider Tax Agreement For Fire Cider Expansion
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Last May, Fire Cider owner Dana St. Pierre said the company needed to find a new commercial kitchen within a year and a half or its growth would come to a halt.   The company was searching locally for a spot to build out a commercial kitchen but struggled to find the right match. It seems the herbal
Large Public Hearing Turnout Opposes Eversource Rate Increase
Attorney General Maura Healey has been testifying against the increase throughout the state. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — There were a lot of numbers being thrown around Monday night at the public hearing for Eversource's proposed electrical rate increase.    Seventy-three is the number of teachers the city
Education Task Force Seeks Community Input, Aspirations
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The Berkshire County Education Task Force is seeking input as it develops recommendations for county schools.    Five "community aspiration" meetings are scheduled this month for parents, educators and community members to share expectations, aspirations, and concerns for the future of
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Biz Briefs: Otto's Breakfast and Deli Honored for Diverse Workforce
Proud honor: Otto's Breakfast and Deli on East Street in Pittsfield was recognized and honored for their excellence in their diversity practices for providing gainful employment to individuals with mental illness with the support of the Department of Mental Health-funded Clubhouse rehabilitation and recovery centers. Massachusetts
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Berkshires Beat: Freeman Center Snags State Award for 'Money School'
Money School award: Elizabeth Freeman Center's Money School was presented with MOVA's Innovation Award at a ceremony at the State House in Boston on April 4, in recognition of its ground-breaking work to advance financial independence for survivors of domestic and sexual violence. During Victim Rights Month in April, Attorney General
Wahconah Voters Overwhelmingly Approve Building Feasibility Study
DALTON, Mass. — Nearly 75 percent of those voting in the Central Berkshire Regional School District on Saturday cast ballots to move the district forward in the process of renovating or replacing Wahconah Regional High School.   The question was whether the district should spend $850,000 on a feasibility study to look at
County's Students Inspired To 'Envision Their Future' At Youth Conference
Some of the workshops got the students more in touch with their artistic side, while others taught students about job-searching resources available in the community. PITTSFIELD, Mass, — The morning started with a "when I was your age" type story from children's author Ty Allan
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'Ghost in the Shell': Machine Politics
Viewing director Rupert Sanders' highly imaginative "Ghost in the Shell," based on Shirow Masamune's Japanese comic series, it occurred to me: How do I know I'm not a cyborg, installed by some great Machiavellian organization to surreptitiously spread their deceptions through my film criticisms? It can't be .. I'm
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Berkshire Groups Going Blue For Autism This Month
There are a series of events scheduled to raise awareness of autism and celebrate the accomplishments of those who have it. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The local agencies that serve individuals with autism don't want to just raise awareness in April. They want to celebrate what those individuals bring to the
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