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@theMarket: Earnings Better Than Expected
First-quarter earnings are coming in higher than expected while stock indexes hover just below historical highs. All that is necessary for further gains is a catalyst and that may be just around the corner.   This Sunday, French presidential elections will occur. As I wrote last week, it appears that the centrist candidate,
North Adams Authority Reviewing Sales Option for Heritage Park
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The Redevelopment Authority on Friday reviewed an agreement to sell Western Gateway Heritage State Park and the adjacent Sons of Italy property.    Thomas Kren's Extreme Model Railroad and Contemporary Architecture Museum was planned to go into the long Building 4 at Western Gateway Heritage
Sunday Event Set to Raise Awareness for Children's Mental Health Needs
Carrie Crews takes photos at Thursday's rally for Children's Mental Health Awareness Day. A fundraiser and community event is set for Sunday. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Up to one in five children could suffer from a mental illness; at least half of all mental illnesses begin by age 14.    In most
Pittsfield-Based 10th Grade AAU Team Wins Tournament
PITTSFIELD, Mass. -- The Pittsfield Heat 10th grade AAU basketball team won the Team Mass Spring Blast AAU Tournament in Sturbridge last month.   The team title follows a second-place finish in the season opening Springfield Trailblazers Spring Tournament.   The team finished eighth at the YBOA Nationals last year and
Multiple Fires Set in North Adams School
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Multiple fires were apparently deliberately set throughout Sullivan School on Friday night.    "There was more than one fire on more than one level," Fire Director Stephen Meranti said late Friday after firefighter has spent some two hours tracking down the blazes and ventilating the
Locals Vying for Conference Titles on College Teams
Westfield State senior Jaclyn  Farrell earned six points to help the Owls women’s track and field team win the Massachusetts State College Athletic Conference Championship last month.   The Wahconah alumna placed fifth in the triple jump with a distance of 35 feet, 11-¼ inches, and she was eighth in the
'The Circle': The Shape of Things to Come?
Do you find yourself peering endlessly into your smartphone, hoping to make connections, seeking information, wiling away the time, looking for the secret of life and maybe even G-d? It has become your crystal ball and indeed, if we take the cue from director James Ponsoldt's "The Circle," it may show the way to a very creepy
Superior Court Briefs: May 3 - May 5
Cases heard before Judge Edward McDonough on Wednesday, May 3.   Gabrielle Garzone, 23, of Pittsfield pleaded guilty to single counts of manufacturing cocaine, conspiracy to violate drug laws, possession of heroin, possession of suboxone, and possession of trazadone in connection with the execution of a search warrant on March
MCLA Delta Mu Delta National Honor Society Inducts Students, Businessman
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts recently recognized the achievements of six business administration students, when they were inducted into the Zeta Zeta chapter of the Delta Mu Delta national honor society on Saturday, April 22. The new members of Delta Mu Delta are seniors Jordan R. Meredith, Brianne
McCann Tech Welding Grads Hope to Spark New Careers
Nick Lannan looks over his certificate of completion at Wednesday's graduation event.  NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Certificates of completion were awarded Wednesday to the dedicated graduates of McCann Technical School's evening welding course, part of a workforce development program to train for manufacturing
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