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Pittsfield Council Forgives $2.5M in Beacon Cinema Debt
Cory Jacobson boasts of running a number of successful cinemas and believes the Beacon can be a success under his management. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — It wasn't really a difficult decision. But it was a wildly unpopular one late Tuesday night when the City Council approved by an 8-2 margin to forgive some $2.5 million in
College Notes: September - December 2018
Lasell students during a service-learning trip in Ecuador this summer. Hannah King was one of 13 students selected to participate in an environmental service-learning trip to Ecuador with Lasell College this past summer.   King, of Pittsfield, worked with faculty and peers to support sustainable
Berkshire Museum Trustees Vote to End Art Sales, Begin Building Repairs
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Berkshire Museum officials have voted to suspend further sales of the museum's art collection and to begin repairs on the century-old building.    A total of 22 works were sold in two tranchments, raising $53.25 million through public bidding and private sales.    "We are
Daly Resigns as Berkshire Bank CEO
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Michael Daly has resigned as CEO of Berkshire Bank.   Berkshire Hills Bancorp announced on Monday that Daly has stepped down effective immediately and President Richard Marotta will take over as chief executive officer. Marotta was also appointed as a member of the board of directors. Sean Gary will take
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Tuesday Weather Report: Drive Safely Out There!
It started as rain for most of us Monday night, and now it's snow for all of us Tuesday morning. And it's not going to stop anytime soon. Who's dreaming of a white December? A winter weather advisory remains in effect until 1 p.m. Tuesday in Northern Berkshire County; the snow already falling caused the immediate
Eight Graduate From McCann Practical Nursing Program
Susan Watson is retiring after six years leading the program. See more photos from Monday's ceremony here. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Monday night was bittersweet for the McCann Technical School community with the celebration of the latest class of nursing graduates also saying goodbye to the woman who has led the program for
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Berkshires Beat: Berkshire Humane Society Offering '100 Cats for Christmas' Program
100 Cats for Christmas For the sixth year, Berkshire Humane Society has received a grant from the Massachusetts Animal Coalition’s license plate program, which will support BHS’s 100 Cats for Christmas initiative during the month of December. 100 Cats for Christmas is the shelter’s largest and most successful low-cost
Coalition Introduces Idea of 'Trauma-Informed' Community
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — There's usually a lot of talking at Northern Berkshire Community Coalition monthly forums. At the most recent forum, however, there was more listening. The group of about 60 guests -- meeting for the first time in The Green's new space at 85 Main St. -- gathered on Friday, Nov. 16, to watch
Thermostat Causes Small Fire In Pittsfield Apartment Building
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Firefighters snuffed out a fire at 99 Second Street Monday afternoon.   According to Deputy Chief Daniel Garner, firefighters responded to the address at 12:45 p.m. and found "moderate smoke condition" in apartment 104. A thermostat unit had failed, causing it to set on fire.   The
Biz Briefs: Pine Cobble School, Northshire Bookstore to Host Book Fair
By the book Pine Cobble School and Northshire Bookstore will host their second annual collaborative book fair on the Pine Cobble campus from Nov. 28-30 from 7:30 to 9 a.m. and 3 to 5:30 p.m. daily. The fair is open to the community. This event includes a specially curated selection of books for all ages. Books are thoughtfully chosen
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