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Holocaust Exhibit May Find Home in Adams
By Jack Guerino, iBerkshires Staff
05:10AM / Sunday, April 26, 2015
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ADAMS, Mass. — The library trustees last week endorsed the temporary installment of a holocaust exhibit in the Memorial Hall.

The request came from Town Administrator Tony Mazzucco, who is in talks with Darrell K. English, owner of the New England Holocaust Institute, to find a permanent home for his museum in Adams.

Mazzucco said English, who has to vacate his North Adams location by the end of April because of the expansion of the adjacent Friendship Food Pantry, is interested in using Memorial Hall to display some of his collection while he raises funds for a permanent location in town.

"It's good to help him get here permanently, and I think it is good for the library

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Clark Exhibit Celebrates Underappreciated Medium
By Stephen Dravis, iBerkshires Staff
03:44PM / Saturday, April 25, 2015
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Clark Art Institute's exhibit 'Machine Age Modernism' features Claude Flight's linocut prints, a form of printing popular in 1920s and '30s London.

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — In the first part of the 20th century, Claude Flight and his disciples were doing some cutting edge work.

Literally.

Flight is an innovator and leader of a short-lived boom of linocut printmakers that thrived in London in the 1920s and '30s.

He and his contemporaries are celebrated in the Clark Art Institute's exhibit "Machine Age Modernism," on view in the Clark Center through May 17.

The show features colorful, intricate and often highly abstract images of everyday life

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

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Two North Adams Men Arrested in Stabbing
08:07PM / Friday, April 24, 2015
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Keith S. Larrabee and Richard K. Perkins III were arrested on assault charges related to the stabbing of a local man on Friday.

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Police arrested two men Friday afternoon in relation to a stabbing at the corner of Walnut and State streets.

According to police, an emergency call at about 2:42 p.m. reported a man had been stabbed in altercation.

Officers and detectives responded to the scene and located a victim suffering from a stab wound to the abdomen. Two suspects — identified as Keith S. Larrabee and Richard K. Perkins III — had fled the scene.

The victim was transported by North Adams Ambulance Service to Berkshire Medical Center in

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Retired North Adams Police Officer Turns 100
By Tammy Daniels, iBerkshires Staff
07:28PM / Friday, April 24, 2015
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Retired North Adams Police Officer Louis Zocchi celebrated his 100th birthday on April 18.

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Louis Zocchi's advice for reaching century mark is simple: Keep breathing and keep ahead.  

The retired North Adams police officer celebrated his 100th birthday last Saturday with some 50 relatives from as far away as Texas and Ohio.

On Thursday morning, his peers at North Adams Commons shared birthday cake and memories with the World War II veteran.

Zocchi, the son of Angelo and Ernesta Zocchi, was raised on a farm that he continued to work most of his life.

"I had quite a garden," he said.

His daughter, Louise Zocchi, said it was far more than

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Bashevkin Receives Commissioners Leadership Award
02:03PM / Friday, April 24, 2015
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NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Al Bashevkin, executive director of the Northern Berkshire Community Coalition, was presented with the 2015 Commissioners Leadership Award at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health’s annual Ounce of Prevention Conference held April 7 in Worcester.  

The Commissioner's Leadership Award recognizes exceptional leadership in promoting healthier and more equitable communities and in convening partners to advance this work. It acknowledges and celebrates the extraordinary work of an individual in convening multiple partners to work together for healthier communities. Bashevkin has demonstrated long-term commitment towards improvement of community

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Taconic Golf Club Building Membership, Opportunities to Play
By Stephen Dravis, iBerkshires Staff
12:52PM / Friday, April 24, 2015
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Taconic Golf Club plans to open this Saturday. The club's seen a significant growth in membership for its top-rated course. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The leadership of Taconic Golf Club is excited about Saturday's planned opening of the course, which traces its roots to the 19th century.   But those same leaders are more excited about the innovations that are ensuring Taconic's success well into the 21st century.   "We're trying to really build the future of Taconic," head professional Josh Hillman said this week.   "It's extremely affordable now the way the membership committee and marketing committee have set it up. ... We have

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Superior Court Briefs: April 17 - April 23
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11:13AM / Friday, April 24, 2015
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Cases heard before Judge Daniel Ford on Friday, April 17.   Sasha Santiago, 25, of Springfield had not guilty pleas entered on her behalf on two counts of conspiracy to violate drug laws, and single counts of trafficking in heroin and trafficking in cocaine.   She was released on $15,000 bail. The charges stem from a motor vehicle stop in North Adams on March 2, 2015.   Cases heard before Judge Daniel Ford on Tuesday, April 21.   James Colbert, 53, of Williamstown had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on single counts of assault and battery and assault and battery by means of a dangerous weapon.    He was ordered to be held at the Berkshire County House of

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Clarksburg Mulling Reconstruction of Horrigan Road
By Tammy Daniels, iBerkshires Staff
10:51PM / Thursday, April 23, 2015
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City officials say Horrigan Road needs extensive restoration.

CLARKSBURG, Mass. — The town is looking at a bill of between $250,000 and $300,000 to fix the potholed and crumbling Horrigan Road.

Town Administrator Carl McKinney and Highway Foreman Kyle Hurlbut have been fielding complaint calls about the poor condition of the road, including from residents of Stamford, Vt., who use it.

"Basically, it's a complete failure," Hurlbut said, advocating reconstruction over patching he said won't last.  

"I felt I had to come speak to you, the board, because I'm getting hammered [with complaints] out there. I've told people to come to Carl," he

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Mercury Spill Closes Northern Berkshire Pediatric Office
By Tammy Daniels, iBerkshires Staff
06:47PM / Thursday, April 23, 2015
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The Ambulatory Care Center remained open while the affected room was closed off by the hazardous waste team.

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The North Adams offices of Northern Berkshire Pediatric had to be closed Thursday after a mercury blood-pressure reader broke.

Fire Director Stephen Meranti said no one was injured and the spill was contained to a single room in the practice's third floor suite in the Ambulatory Care Center on Berkshire Medical Center's Northern Berkshire campus.

The spill had been contained by the regional hazardous waste team and a private contractor would be remediating the room in which the spill occurred.

The North Adams office hopes to reopen on Monday,

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Hoosic River Revival's Grinnell Honored by EPA
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01:25PM / Thursday, April 23, 2015
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Judith Grinnell at last year's announcement of funding for design work on the Hoosic River's South Branch. Grinnell, founder of the Hoosic River Revival, was honored by the EPA on Wednesday.

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Hoosic River advocate Judith Grinnell has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for her efforts. She was the only Western Massachusetts award recipient.

Grinnell, who founded the Hoosic River Revival in North Adams, was one of 11 New England recipients of the 2015 Environmental Merit Award. Some 27 awards in all were presented on Wednesday, Earth Day, in Boston.

Grinnell was presented with an individual award for her vision to turn the

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