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Berkshire County School Vacation Activities Abound
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
Preschools Around Berkshire County
Know of a preschool we missed? Let us know at 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
Holiday Hours: Patriots Day
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
Library Storytimes Around the Berkshires
"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go." — Dr. Seuss, "I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!" Adams Free Library 92 Park St., Adams Storytime: 10 a.m. Fridays Alford Free Public Library 5 Alford Center Road,
100 Days: An Interview With District Attorney Andrea Harrington
Andrea Harrington is sworn in as district attorney 100 days ago. She ran promising reform in the DA's office.   PITTSFIELD, Mass. — It's been 100 days since the changing of the guard in the district attorney's office.   Andrea Harrington defeated incumbent Paul Caccaviello in November
The Independent Investor: Retirement Savers Could See Positive News This Year (Maybe)
In this acrimonious political environment, little in the way of new legislation is expected to pass both chambers of Congress. One exception may be the Secure Act. Last Tuesday, a key House committee unanimously approved the bill, which would greatly enhance some private retirement plans.   The bill would not only increase the
Stop & Shop Workers Walkout Over Stalled Contract Talks
The union feels the company has been bargaining in bad faith. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Stop & Shop employees walked out at supermarkets across New England on Thursday afternoon, saying the grocery chain has "continued to bargain in bad faith."   "Everything we are asking for in a new contract
'Dumbo': A Relevant Elephant
Here's what drives me crazy. Mostly everyone you and I know has been brought up on a steady motion picture diet of morality tales like this latest version of Disney's "Dumbo," based on the studio's 1941, animated delve into the wiles and munificence of human nature. All the good lessons concerning proper human behavior are
Colegrove Park School Dismissed Early for Hot Water Issues
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Colegrove Park Elementary School pupils were released early on Thursday after the report of gas smell in the kitchen turned up a different problem in the hot water system.    The school was evacuated for a gas smell then dismissed for a hot water problem. Fire Chief Stephen Meranti
New North Adams Police Chief Has Community-Based Vision
Mayor Thomas Bernard says Wood's understanding of the city's needs and population were factors in his decision.  NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The city's new police chief-designate has a strong vision for the future of his department: community based, collaborative, realistic and transparent.   Lt.
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