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North Adams Trees Donated in Memory of Peter Wright
By Tammy Daniels, iBerkshires Staff
10:55AM / Thursday, November 08, 2018

Kristen Wright, left, her mother, Ann Marie Wright, and Tammy Meranti watch one of the Wrights' trees put into place at the bottom of Main Street.  CLARKSBURG, Mass. — Ann Marie Wright remembered planting the two fluffy blue spruces not long after she and her husband, Peter Wright, had moved to their home on Mountain View Drive.    They were about this high, she said, her hand hovering just about her knee.    "We planted them after we first came to this house ... We were here what, 47 years? They were little," Wright said. "It's a sad day in my heart."   Wright was teary-eyed as one of the 25-foot trees swung aloft,

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BCC, MCLA Align Community Health Programs
By Andy McKeever, iBerkshires Staff
03:59AM / Thursday, November 08, 2018

Nicole Porther from MCLA said the need for trained community health professionals is growing as the population ages. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — As the population ages, there is a burgeoning need for community health educators.   Berkshire Community College and the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts have recognized that need and on Tuesday signed an articulation agreement to start training those professionals.   "There are career opportunities which are so critical to well-paid positions doing work people love. We are particularly proud of getting our side of this launch and being able to align it so well with what is happening at MCLA," said BCC President Ellen

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

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State Allocates $150K To Berkshires For Overflow Sheltering This Winter
Staff Reports,
01:35AM / Thursday, November 08, 2018
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The state has allocated $150,000 to provide addition shelters for those in need this winter.   The Department of Housing and Community Development is providing the funds to ServiceNet to provide overflow sheltering. ServiceNet will subcontract with other organizations in the county including Soldier On in Pittsfield, Construct in Great Barrington, and the Lousison House in North Adams to serve the homeless population this winter.   "It is welcome news that the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development will continue to provide funding for the Winter Overflow Homeless Shelter beds. The continued support of DHCD, the Berkshire

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Hoosac Valley Grad Richardson Earns MASCAC Annual Honor
10:29PM / Wednesday, November 07, 2018
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. -- MCLA's Megan Richardson was named the MASCAC Defensive Player of the Year on Wednesday following a vote of the league's coaches.    Richardson (first team) joins teammates Kayla Baker (first team) and Cetera Moore (second team) as All Conference players.   Worcester State's Ali Maldonado was tabbed as the Offensive Player of the Year while Bridgewater State's Delaney Langton was selected as the rookie of the year.  Yasmina Carvalho of BSU was the Champion's Choice coach of the year.   Richardson, a graduate of Hoosac Valley, is no stranger to the All Conference team as she's been selected for the third straight season.

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Leaving Your Job? What Should You Do With Your 401(k)?
Submitted by Edward Jones,
09:37PM / Wednesday, November 07, 2018

You've got a powerful retirement savings vehicle in your 401(k) plan, which offers various investment options and the chance to accumulate tax-deferred earnings. But if you leave your job before you retire, what should you do with your 401(k)?

You have several choices — and it’s important that you understand them, because your decision can greatly affect the resources you’ll ultimately have available during your retirement years. Here are the main options for dealing with your 401(k) from a previous employer:

* You could leave the money in the company's plan. Not all companies offer this option, but many do. If you like the investment choices available in your

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North Adams Happenings: Nov. 7-13
09:31PM / Wednesday, November 07, 2018

 

North Adams Happenings: Nov. 7 -

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Two-Car Accident Causes Rollover on West Main Street
Staff Reports,
04:46PM / Wednesday, November 07, 2018
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — A teenager is facing charges after driving in the wrong lane and causing a rollover accident on West Main Street on Wednesday afternoon.    The occupant of the other vehicle had to be extricated by firefighters and was taken to Berkshire Medical Center's North Adams campus with injuries.   The 17-year-old, whose name has not yet been released, was westbound just before 3 p.m. in a black Honda Civic near Brown Street when he swerved into the eastbound lane. He tried to pull back out, as seen by the tire tracks on the road, but collided with an eastbound Chevrolet Equinox with two occupants.    The Civic's front driver side fender is

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The Twists and Turns of the District Attorney's Race
By Andy McKeever, iBerkshires Staff
03:59AM / Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Andrea Harrington and her family the night of the primary. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — It was Thursday, March 1, 2018, when the body of a woman was found in a nearby wooded area. Hours later, District Attorney David Capeless sent a notice to media outlets that he had a "major announcement."   Television stations on the scene where the body was found quickly went to air telling the public that a major announcement was pending.   The media advisory didn't say much but given the timing, it was assumed by many that Capeless would release information regarding the homicide and many in the public were glued to social media waiting to see if it was the body of a woman

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Ziemba Wins Six-Year Term as Northern Berkshire Register
Staff Reports,
12:33AM / Wednesday, November 07, 2018
ADAMS, Mass. — Maria Ziemba won a six-year term as Northern Berkshire register of deeds on Tuesday.    Ziemba will succeed Frances Brooks, who has worked at the Registry for more than 56 years, 14 of them as register.    "The results blew my mind I never expected such a turnout and I am so humbled," Ziemba said after being reached at home. "I am on Cloud 9 ... tonight has proven that people have responded to my campaign and I am forever grateful."   She and her opponent, First Assistant Register Deborah Moran, had run on their experiences working in the Registry. Both have more than two decades of experience.    Ziemba, however,

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Harrington Claims Victory in Berkshire District Attorney Race
Staff Reports,
10:16PM / Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Harrington's family joined her at the celebration party. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Andrea Harrington has turned back a write-in challenge to claim victory as Berkshire County district attorney.    While her opponent, Paul Caccaviello has not conceded, Harrington has opened up enough of a lead that her supporters feel confident that she will carry the day.    "I am truly humbled by this opportunity and I make a promise to the people here today and the people of this community that I will always work for the best interest of Berkshire County," Harrington said to supporters gathered at Tavern at the A to celebrate her victory.   Harrington has won

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Woman Struck By Train in North Adams
Staff Reports,
07:09PM / Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Update Nov. 7, 2018: The woman struck by the train has been identified as Lindsay Bolte, 29, of North Adams. She incurred serious injuries, including to her leg, but is expected to recover. Two other women were on the trestle with her at the time but were escaped unharmed.

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — A woman was struck by a train while crossing the trestle near American Legion Drive early Tuesday evening. 

According to police, she incurred life-threatening injuries and was taken to Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield. Her identity is not being released at this time. 

The woman was in a group of three on the trestle as the train approached shortly before 6 p.m. The other

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Berkshire County Election 2018
Staff Reports,
04:51PM / Tuesday, November 06, 2018
U.S. Rep. Richard Neal, just re-elected to his 13th term and his third representing the Berkshires, will become chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee in the next Congress. The Democrat is currently the ranking member and, with the Democratic takeover the House, is in position take command of the powerful committee.     State Elections   There were no surprises at the state level: Gov. Charlie Baker and Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito won another two-year term. Also re-elected were U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, U.S. Rep. Richard Neal, Secretary of State William Galvin,  Auditor Suzanne Bump, Attorney General Maura Healey and Treasurer Deborah

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