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The Retired Investor: Moderates Winning on Tax Debate
For months, wealthy U.S. taxpayers and corporations have been living with the specter of higher taxes under the Biden administration. It is a pretty good bet that taxes will go up, but not as much as you might expect.   Throughout the week, Democrats in the House and the Senate have been horse-trading over the amount of spending
MCLA Plans Sept. 17 Constitution Day Lecture
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The History and Political Science Department at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts will hold its annual Constitution Day Lecture at 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 17 in Murdock Hall Room 218 on the MCLA campus.     This event is free and open to the public, and a remote viewing option is available;
Berkshire House of Corrections Recovering From COVID-19 Outbreak
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Berkshire County House of Corrections had a number of inmates and staff test positive for COVID-19 at the beginning of the month but have been able to contain the outbreak and says those infected are "doing well." Fifteen inmates and six staff members had tested positive for the virus in early
MCLA Welcomes Four New Faculty Members
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — MCLA welcomes four new faculty members to campus for the fall 2021 semester: Andrew Best, Assistant Professor of Biology; Rebecca Relyea, Assistant Professor of Radiologic Sciences; Yavuz Ceylan, Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry; and Sean Scanlon: Visiting Assistant Professor of
BART Upcoming Enrollment Deadline
ADAMS, Mass. — Berkshire Arts and Technology (BART) Charter Public School is currently accepting applications for students in grades 6 through 9 for the 2021-2022 school year and for students in grades 6 through 10 for the 2022-2023 school year.   The next enrollment deadline for the 2021-2022 school year for grades 6 through
Pittsfield 'Not Where We Want to Be' With COVID Cases
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Interim Director of Public Health Andrew Cambi told the City Council on Tuesday that Pittsfield is "holding steady" with COVID-19 cases and "not where we want to be." He reported a COVID-19 death in the city over the weekend. The age and vaccination status of the person was not
MCLA Climbs U.S. News College Rankings
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — According to the 2022 U.S. News and World Report rankings, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts has risen to #7 on the list of Top Public Colleges, and risen to #21 as a Top Performer on Social Mobility and first among all Massachusetts schools.    "I am proud to see MCLA recognized again as a
BMC Earns National Recognition for Efforts to Improve Stroke Treatment
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Berkshire Medical Center has received the American Heart Association's Gold Plus Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Quality Achievement Award for their commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based
Pittsfield Creates Special Projects Manager Position for ARPA Funds
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The city will be hiring a staff member to manage the nearly $40 million in American Rescue Plan Act funding it will be receiving. The Personnel Review Board on Tuesday approved a request to create a special projects manager position to will lead the development of a multi-year spending plan for the federal
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Pittsfield Firefighters Rescue Dog from Linden Street Fire
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Firefighters extinguished a fire at 110 Linden St. on Tuesday evening that damaged a second-floor apartment.   The call came in around 7:35 p.m. Tuesday as a structure fire. On arrival, smoke was coming out of the second floor and the eaves of the structure. Moderate fire was visible in the rear of the
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