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Jake Ferrara's Walkoff Single Lifts MCLA
05:55PM / Sunday, April 14, 2019
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. -- Jake Ferrara's single to center field scored Taconic graduate Austin Rachiele with the winning run and completing a comeback win and lifting the Trailblazers to a 4-3 nine inning win over Mass Maritime in Game Two of a twinbill at Joe Wolfe Field in MASCAC action on Sunday.   The Buccaneers took game one 2-1 in a pitchers duel.   MCLA (8-17) took the season series from MMA and is now 2-8 in the conference. MMA (7-18) drops to 4-8 in the league.   Game One The opening game saw both starting pitchers throw very well. MMA's Brian Kwedor and MCLA's Brendan Kelly matched each other pitch for pitch and kept opposing offenses at

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MCLA's Women's Lacrosse Falls at Salem State
10:34PM / Saturday, April 13, 2019
SALEM, Mass. -- Salem State's Kirsten Bradley collected five goals to lead the Vikings to a 15-7 win over MCLA Saturday evening in women's lacrosse.   The teams traded goals to start things off and Bradley and MCLA's Kim Granito each tallied in the opening four minutes. Salem State (2-9, 1-2 MASCAC) then clamped down on the Trailblazers (1-7, 0-3), holding them scoreless the rest of the half.   Salem added four goals before halftime as Shayla Inglis collected two of them as the Vikings built a 5-1 halftime lead.   Starting the second half, the teams traded goals for the first 12 minutes as the Trailblazers couldn't get any closer than 8-4 after Granito tallied

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Colorful Bus Stop Installed on Main Street
by TunnelVision 01:33PM / Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Jobs
by bananas2 10:53AM / Sunday, April 01, 2012
Instead of bickering about parking get a industry in North Adams with higher paying jobs than all the service jobs we have now. Is anyone on the commitee out there looking for any industries to come
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by TunnelVision 10:44PM / Monday, January 30, 2012

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Williamstown Author Pens Second Middle-Grade Novel
By Rebecca Dravis, iBerkshires Staff
09:49AM / Saturday, April 13, 2019

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — When Williamstown author Ali Benjamin started thinking about a follow-up to her 2015 middle-grade novel "The Thing About Jellyfish," she struggled to find the right topic and the right tone. 

"Jellyfish," while a beautiful story about a young girl's journey of self-discovery, is, after all, a story about the death of a child. Benjamin had planned her next book around the issue of gun violence, but in the years following the release of "Jellyfish," real life seemed too dark in many ways to pick another tough topic.

"I finally said to my editor, 'I don't think I can do the book we have been talking about,'

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Step Up For Kids Event Raises Awareness For Child Abuse Prevention
By Andy McKeever, iBerkshires Staff
01:56AM / Saturday, April 13, 2019

Each pair of shoes represent one case of child abuse in Berkshire County per month. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The steps in front of City Hall on Friday were filled with 58 little pair of shoes, each one representing a child being abused in Berkshire County each month.   The display was part of the 13th annual "Step Up For Kids," a presentation to rally support for efforts to combat child abuse. The annual event is put on each year by the Children's Trust to recognize child abuse prevention month in April.   "It saddens me that our kids need us to dedicate a month to their protection. Isn't it a child's birthright to be loved, nurtured, and

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New Fans Seven in MCLA's Win
08:12PM / Friday, April 12, 2019
BUZZARDS BAY, Mass. --  Pittsfield High graduate Bobby New scattered seven hits and struck out seven batters to lead the MCLA baseball team to a 7-0 win over Mass Maritime on Friday.   The teams will play a twinbill tomorrow in North Adams at Joe Wolfe Field, wrapping up their season series.   He walked just one batter and threw 135 pitches in the win as he improved to 3-3 this spring.   MCLA (7-17, 1-8 MASCAC) gave him plenty of run support and took advantage of six miscues for MMA (6-17, 3-7).   Dillon Maxon doubled home Joe Toledo in the second inning for a 1-0 advantage. In the fourth, MCLA added two runs as Christian Seariac's bunt brought home Ben Durland

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Letter: DA Harrington's Task Force Reshapes Response to Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault
Letter to the Editor,
07:00PM / Friday, April 12, 2019

To the Editor:

Domestic violence is a pattern of abusive behavior one person in a relationship uses to control, humiliate and hurt another person emotionally, sexually, financially, or physically. Studies increasingly show that domestic violence is a primary cause of homelessness and poverty.

According to the Elizabeth Freeman Center, domestic violence exists at all socioeconomic levels. However, most victims who leave abusive relationships suffer an immediate drop in financial worth due to the loss of income, housing, employment, schooling, family support or childcare.

Domestic violence is never the victim's fault.

The last two years have seen two domestic violence murders in

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@theMarket: Earnings Season Cause Markets to Surge
By Bill Schmick,
04:48PM / Friday, April 12, 2019
After a week of low volume consolidation, all three averages broke higher on Friday. The bulls are still in charge and seem determined to push stocks back to their all-time highs.   A trigger could be this year's first quarter earnings season, which is upon us, some of the multi-center banks reported today. They did not disappoint, beating estimates handily and expectations are that most of the big banks will also beat earnings estimates. That won't be too difficult to do given that earnings estimates have been down-graded not once, but twice, over the last three months.   Overall, the Street is expecting companies that comprise the S&P 500 Index to report a decline in

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iBerkshiresTV Launches With Local News, Interviews
Staff Reports,
04:42PM / Friday, April 12, 2019
Here at iBerkshires, we are always open to trying new things. After 19 years of providing local news to our readers, we know no everyone gets their news in the same manner. There are readers, there are listeners, and there are viewers. So, we're working on a potential new partnership with Clayson Creative to bring you a new way to get your news. We're introducing iBerkshiresTV.    In this pilot episode, Jeff Snoonian is our host. He brings you all of our top headlines from the last two weeks. Pittsfield Mayor Linda Tyer was gracious enough to sit down with iBerkshires' Pittsfield Bureau Chief Andy McKeever to discuss her At Home in Pittsfield program. And we've got

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Berkshire County School Vacation Activities Abound
12:24PM / Friday, April 12, 2019

Looking for something to do with the kids during April school vacation? Look no further!

 

Single Events

Wednesday, April 17: The Family Center will host its annual Touch A Truck celebration from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the parking lot behind the Hasins Center on 210 State St., North Adams. Touch a Truck is an annual free, fun community event for the whole family. Featuring big trucks and vehicles to explore. Children will have a chance to see and learn about a fire truck, police car and ambulance. Other vehicles to explore will be a school bus, tractors and construction vehicles.

Wednesday, April 17: The Nutshell Playhouse will present “Saving Jazzy” at The Whitney

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Preschools Around Berkshire County
12:17PM / Friday, April 12, 2019



Berkshire County Head Start: Becket, Great Barrington, Lee, North Adams and Pittsfield

Child Care of the Berkshires: Child Care of the Berkshires operates three licensed child care centers across Berkshire County, as well as a system of family child care providers and a program for young parents.

Berkshire Family YMCA: Pittsfield and North Adams

Most public elementary schools have a preschool option. Check with your school district.

 

Private preschools

Adams
St. Stanislaus School, http://diospringfield.org/SUBDOMAIN/ststansadams/

Dalton
Dalton Preschool, https://daltonpreschool.org/

Great Barrington
Berkshire South Regional Community Center,

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Holiday Hours: Patriots Day
12:07PM / Friday, April 12, 2019

Monday, April 15, is Patriots Day, a state holiday marking the anniversary of the Battle of Lexington and Concord that began the American Revolution. The day has been celebrated on the third Monday in April since 1969.

It was on the morning of April 20, 1775, that Paul Revere and other riders began the alert across and beyond Massachusetts Colony that troops were planning to advance from Boston to the towns of Lexington and Concord. They were to seize a cache of gunpowder and arms and capture revolutionaries Sam Adams and John Hancock.

(Local legend claims that Israel Bissell, later of Hinsdale, rode all the way to Philadelphia, but most historians dismiss it.)

Previous attempts to

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Library Storytimes Around the Berkshires
10:05AM / Friday, April 12, 2019

"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go."

Adams Free Library
92 Park St., Adams
www.adamslibraryma.org
Storytime: 10 a.m. Fridays

Alford Free Public Library
5 Alford Center Road, Alford
https://townofalford.org/library/

Becket Athenaeum
3367 Main St., Route 8, Becket
http://www.becketathenaeum.org/
Preschool STEAM: 1-2 p.m. Tuesdays through May 21

Berkshire Athenaeum
1 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield
http://www.pittsfieldlibrary.org/
Tiny Tots Storytime: 10 a.m. Mondays
Preschool Play and Learn: 10 a.m. Thursdays
LEGO Club: 3-5 p.m. Thursdays

Bushnell-Sage Library
48 Main St.,

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