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Berkshire Agricultural Ventures Expands Staff
08:32AM / Monday, March 28, 2022
GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — Berkshire Agricultural Ventures (BAV) recently added two new staff members to expand its capacity in two aspects of regional agriculture: meat processing and Climate-Smart Agriculture.   Jake Levin is the new Project Coordinator for BAV's Livestock Support Program. In this role, he will help implement and manage programs and services for livestock producers in the Berkshire-Taconic Region. Along with Kitchen Table Consultants, a nationally recognized farm business consulting firm, Jake will work with existing USDA-certified meat processing facilities in the region to expand their processing capacity and improve their profitability, reducing many of

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Clinton Church Restoration Celebrates Rev. Esther Dozier
12:08PM / Thursday, March 24, 2022
GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — The late Rev. Esther Dozier, who initiated Great Barrington's annual W. E. B. Du Bois birthday celebrations more than 20 years ago, will be honored on April 2 with a birthday celebration of her own.    On what would have been her 80th birthday, the first female pastor at the historic Clinton African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, will be feted at Saint James Place in Great Barrington. The community is invited to join the 4 p.m. celebration, which will include music, tributes and refreshments.   "Rev. Dozier worked tirelessly to promote the legacy of W. E. B. Du Bois in Great Barrington," said Wray Gunn, Sr., president of Clinton

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Great Barrington Public Theater Rolls Out 2022 Summer Season
12:23PM / Wednesday, March 23, 2022
GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — In summer 2022, from early June to mid-August, Great Barrington Public Theater is expanding its season to introduce a new Solo Festival with four premiere, full-length, single-actor plays, followed by two new ensemble plays on the main stage.    The Solo Festival lineup includes premiere works featuring Berkshire resident, and writer/comedienne Alison Larkin, multiple Emmy-nominated actress Sharon Lawrence, as well as new works by actor/writers Will LeBow and James Morrison. The ensemble plays will include a brand-new comedy by Mark St Germain, as well as a new drama.   "After last season's ringing success, we decided to widen our

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Mixed Precipitation Expected Wednesday Night
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12:01PM / Wednesday, March 23, 2022
The National Weather Service has set a Winter Weather Advisory from 11 p.m. Wednesday, March 23 until Thursday, March 24 at noon.   Total snow and sleet accumulation are estimated to be in the 1-inch range. Ice accumulation should be around one-quarter of an inch.   Plan on slippery road conditions and prepare for possible power outages and tree damage caused by hazardous wind conditions that will blow through Thursday morning.    Expect sunny weather Wednesday before the weather event. Accuweather predicts a high of 50.   Temperatures will cool down Thursday during the advisory. Expect the temperature to top out around 45.   Friday, March 25 will warm up to

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Honorees Chosen for the 2022 Berkshire Nonprofit Awards
11:00AM / Wednesday, March 23, 2022
GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — The Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires announced the names of 7 honorees receiving recognition at the 5th annual Berkshire Nonprofit Awards on May 24.    The Berkshire Nonprofit Awards recognize the accomplishments and dedication of the people who work in the nonprofit sector.   A panel of 21 judges from the business and nonprofit sectors deliberated via Zoom to choose one honoree in each of 7 categories from among 86 nominations. The honorees are:   Board Leadership: Marie G. Rudden, MD/Berkshire Community Diaper Project   Executive Leadership: Ananda Timpane/Railroad Street Youth Project   Lifetime Achievement: Gerard E.

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BArT Announces Upcoming Enrollment Deadline
04:08PM / Tuesday, March 22, 2022

ADAMS, Mass. — Berkshire Arts and Technology (BArT) Charter Public School is currently accepting applications for students in grades 6 through 10 for the 2022-2023 school year. 

The next enrollment deadline for the 2022-2023 school year for grades 6 through 10 is Thursday, April 21, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. To apply, click here.    Interested families should note that the best way to secure a seat, or a desirable waitlist spot, for Fall 2022 is to apply before the April 21 deadline.   More information on the school's enrollment and lottery process can be found at www.bartcharter.org. Interested families should contact the school at 413-743-7311 ext 732 or

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Otis Sets Annual Caucus for Election Nominations
05:16AM / Tuesday, March 22, 2022
OTIS, Mass. — The annual caucus to nominate candidates for the town election will be held on Tuesday, April 12, from 7 to 8 p.m. at Town Hall.    The following offices are up for election this year:    One three-year seat on the Board of Selectmen; town clerk, three years; moderator, one year; tree warden, one year; Finance Board, three years; assessor, three years; cemetery commissioner, three years; library trustee, three years; Planning Board, five years, and School Committee, three years.    The town clerk will preside over the caucus until a chairman and officers are elected. Voting will be by Australian ballot.    The annual town meeting

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Simon's Rock Global Climate Education Initiative
01:21PM / Monday, March 21, 2022
GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — Bard College at Simon's Rock is joining more than 300 universities, high schools, and other organizations around the world to focus on climate change    On Sunday, March 27 through Thursday, March 31, Simon's Rock will host an open dialogue on the topic of "Climate Solutions and Justice" in Massachusetts.    Members of the public can attend remote events via the links in the brochure.   This will be one of many similar events held across the planet in late March, as part of the WorldWide Teach-in on Climate and Justice sponsored by Bard College in New York. Worldwide, from Austria to Alabama, Kyrgyzstan to Kentucky,

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Adams Community Bank Will Host College Planning Webinar
08:25AM / Monday, March 21, 2022
ADAMS, Mass. — Joshua Mendel, Director of Corporate Engagement and Strategic Partnerships at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA), and Marie Mutz, School Counselor at Pittsfield High School, will present a virtual information session on the college planning process.    This event will be held on Tuesday, March 29, at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom.   This event is free and open to the public.   The speakers will share guidance on creating a prospective college list, personal branding, college fairs, and academic preparation.   Adams Community Bank is sponsoring this event. To register and ensure access to the webinar, please use the link on adamscommunity.com or

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Big Y, Red Cross Partner for Ukraine Humanitarian Relief
10:00AM / Sunday, March 20, 2022
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Big Y World Class Markets are partnering with the American Red Cross to raise donations to help provide humanitarian relief in response to the Ukraine crisis.   Starting Thursday, March 17 and continuing through Wednesday, March 30, Big Y customers and employees will have the opportunity to donate to the American Red Cross Relief Efforts at all Big Y World Class Markets throughout Massachusetts and Connecticut.   As fighting intensifies in and around Ukraine, the global Red Cross network is helping families impacted by conflict. The Ukrainian Red Cross, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and International

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Youth Girls Lacrosse Clinics Planned in Hinsdale
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09:52AM / Saturday, March 19, 2022
HINSDALE, Mass. -- Dalton Girls Youth Lacrosse will hold informational meetings and clinics for girls in grades 1 through 8 this week at Kittredge Elementary School.   The event will be held Wednesday, March 23, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. and Thursday, March 24, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.   Girls from throughout Berkshire County are invited to attend.   Players who have a stick and goggles should bring them. If not, there will be some equipment on hand. Players will need to be wearing sneakers.   Sign up online at daltonyouthlacrosse.com.   For information, contact daltongirlslacrosse@gmail.com or find Dalton Girls Lacrosse on Facebook.

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Child Pornography Investigation Leads To Arrest in Great Barrington
04:00PM / Friday, March 18, 2022
GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — On Friday, March 18, Officers from the Great Barrington Police Department, United States Secret Service and Massachusetts State Police executed a search warrant at on James J. Keough in Great Barrington.    The warrant was obtained as a result of an investigation into the possession and distribution of child pornography from an apartment at that residence at 220 State Rd.   As a result of the investigation, Keough, 54, was arrested for the following charges:   1. Possession of Child Pornography 2. Distribution of material depicting a child in the nude 3. Distribution of material depicting a child in a sexual act   Further charges may

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