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@theMarket: Earnings Matter, But Fed Trumps Everything
The first quarter 2022 earnings season kicked off this week with mixed results. Thus far, the standouts were Netflix and Tesla. The two companies' results could not have been more different, but in the end it didn't matter.   Netflix disappointed, reporting its first loss in subscribers in recent memory, while investors
Firefighters Douse Apartment Blaze in Pittsfield
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Pittsfield and area firefighters were able to contain a blaze in a multi-family apartment in a thickly settled neighborhood on Friday.     The fire was called in at about 4:50 and was out by about 7 p.m. The cause has not yet been determined.   The structure is at the corner of
Grant Supports Ecological Restoration and Climate Resilience in the Berkshires
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — On behalf of the Berkshire Clean, Cold and Connected (BCCC) Restoration Partnership, the Housatonic Valley Association (HVA) has entered into a three-year Cooperative Agreement with the Massachusetts Department of Fish and Game (DFG) Division of Ecological Restoration (DER) to support healthy aquatic systems and
Flushing of Pittsfield's Water System to Begin Monday
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The city of Pittsfield's Department of Public Utilities announces that the annual flushing of the city water system will begin Monday, April 25.    Water mains throughout the city will be flushed through hydrants over the course of four weeks to remove accumulations of pipeline corrosion products.
Weekend Outlook: Daffodils & All That Jazz
Berkshire County will be hosting a variety of indoor and outdoor events this warm weekend including festivals, dance parties, museum activities, and performances from world renowned performers.    Daffodil and Tulip Festival Naumkeag, Stockbridge   Naumkeag is kicks off its 4th annual Daffodil and Tulip
Greylock Donates to Community Partners in 2021
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Greylock Federal Credit Union has released its 2021 Community Impact Report.    The report highlights many relationships held throughout the region to show members how their credit union invests in the community.   "This is more than just a report to sit on a shelf," said
BCC Announces Two New Academic Certificate Programs
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Berkshire Community College (BCC) announced the creation of two academic certificate programs beginning this fall: Technical Theatre and Advanced Manufacturing Technician.    Certificate programs, which may be completed in as little as a year or less, provide the skills needed for immediate entry into
Lee Bank to Start Construction on Second Pittsfield Location
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Nearly six months after Lee Bank was given the OK to move forward with a second location on South Street, the bank intends to begin construction. The Community Development Board reviewed and approved the proposal's landscaping plan on Tuesday. This was the condition of a prior approval made last summer before
The Retired Investor: U.S. Dollar Hits Two-Year Highs
The Federal Reserve Bank's tightening of monetary policy has driven up interest rates, while causing investors to sell stocks. It has had another impact — a steep rise in the U. S. dollar.   The U.S. bond market has already priced in a 96 percent chance of a 50 basis-point rise in the Federal funds rate at the next FOMC
Pittsfield Senior Tax Work-Off Program Applications Available
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Applications are now available for the city of Pittsfield's Senior Tax Work-Off Program for fiscal year 2023.    Eligible candidates must be Pittsfield residential property owners 60 years of age and older at the time of the application.   Program applications must be postmarked or
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