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BCC To Make Major Improvements to Paterson Field House
07:57AM / Friday, September 10, 2021
PITTSFIELD, Mass — Berkshire Community College (BCC) announced plans to make major building improvements to the Paterson Field House   The house is an integral part of Paterson Recreation that maintains a fitness center, basketball court, turf field, two grass soccer fields, three adult outdoor tennis courts, two youth tennis courts, and a seasonal outdoor pool. Slated for completion by June 1, 2022, improvements include installing an HVAC system, coating and sealing the floors of the Fitness Center, and sanding and coating wood court floors.    While Paterson Field House will be closed for regularly scheduled events during the renovation, the college has planned

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Senior Golf Series Kicks Off at Berkshire Hills
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09:54AM / Thursday, September 09, 2021
PITTSFIELD, Mass. -- The 49th annual Berkshire County Fall Senior Golf series begins on Wednesday, Sept.22, and features stops at five courses around the county.   The series, a fund-raiser for the Berkshire County Junior Golf program, is open to players aged 50 and over.   Each event will feature two divisions formed by combining the ages of the players. Play will be from the white tees (or equivalent) with gross and net prizes in each division.   The first event will be at 12:30 p.m. on Sept. 22 at Berkshire Hills Country Club.   The following four Wednesdays are: Sept. 29, Greenock Country Club; Oct. 6, Wyndhurst Golf Club; Oct. 13, Wahconah Country Club; and Oct. 20,

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BCC's Nonprofit Institute Open for Registration
08:01AM / Thursday, September 09, 2021
PITTSFIELD, Mass — Registration is open for Berkshire Community College (BCC)'s Nonprofit Institute, an eight-part virtual workshop program dedicated to teaching essential functions for those involved in the nonprofit sector.   The workshops, available as an entire package or a la carte, will be held via Zoom on Thursdays, Sept. 30 through Nov. 18, from 5:30-7 pm.   Registration fees are $40 per workshop or $250 for all eight workshops. To register, visit www.berkshirecc.edu/nonprofit-institute. Upon registration, links will be provided to each virtual session.   "We've designed these workshops for business professionals, board members and volunteers who

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Ben Downing Talks 'Transit For All' During Lee Campaign Stop
By Brittany Polito, iBerkshires Staff
12:18AM / Thursday, September 09, 2021

Lee residents wanted to know the gubernatorial candidate's take on plans for a PCB dump as part of the Rest of the River cleanup. LEE, Mass. — Benjamin Downing wants the state to have a transportation policy that improves the lives of residents and combats climate change.   The gubernatorial candidate visited Lee on Wednesday to debut his "Transit For All" policy proposal that includes an east-to-west rail by 2030 and fare-free public transit. The former five-term state senator started the rollout of his policy proposal Tuesday morning in East Boston and was to end it Thursday afternoon in New Bedford, taking public transportation along the way.   He was

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Marc Parrott Memorial Hockey Game
01:03PM / Wednesday, September 08, 2021
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — A memorial hockey game in honor of Pittsfield native Marc Parrott will be held at the Boys and Girls Club ice rink on Nov. 26, at 4 p.m.    Parrott passed away on Aug. 10, leaving a legacy as a devoted husband and father, and a standout baseball and hockey player. Player registration is open to anyone who played or competed with Parrott throughout his life.   The registration fee of $150 will pay for a commemorative jersey for each player, socks and a post-game reception at the Berkshire Hills Country Club. Registration will close on Oct. 1 or when 26 players have registered.    To register, please contact John Hinkell at

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Railroad Street "Street Dining" Concludes for the Summer
08:00AM / Wednesday, September 08, 2021
GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. The use of  Railroad Street for outdoor dining has now ceased, but downtown eateries can continue outdoor service on designated sidewalks, alleys, and other off-street areas.    "As the high summer weeks come to a close, the staffing for set up and removal of Railroad Street planters, barriers and signage has thinned out," said Town Manager Mark Pruhenski. "Off-street and sidewalk dining will continue as long as weather permits."    The town's outdoor dining accommodations were funded through a shared streets grant for municipalities to assist with COVID-19 recovery efforts. Railroad Street was partially closed on

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Berkshire Community College to Open Art Exhibit in Koussevitzky Art Gallery
11:54AM / Tuesday, September 07, 2021
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Berkshire Community College (BCC) welcomes artist Nicole Irene for an exhibit in the Koussevitzky Art Gallery called "Endanger Your Complacency by Tempting the Lumps in the Cosmic Gravy."    The exhibit will be on view Wednesday, Sept. 8 through Friday, October 8. Gallery hours are weekdays from 9 am to 5 pm.   On Friday, Oct. 1 from 5-7 pm, the artist will host a reception as part of Downtown Pittsfield Inc.'s First Fridays Artswalk. Light refreshments will be served. The artist will be actively creating art during the reception, and limited-run prints will be available for purchase.   According to the artist, the show is a

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Help grandkids prepare for the future
10:24AM / Tuesday, September 07, 2021
If you're a grandparent, you don't need Grandparents Day, observed on Sept. 12, to remind you of the joys of having grandchildren. Yet, you might want to use this day as an opportunity to think about ways to help provide for your grandchildren's future.   The type of gift or support you provide will be different at various stages of your grandchildren's lives. Here are a few suggestions:   When they're born…   Open a 529 plan. It's never too early to start saving for college or other types of advanced education. To help your grandchildren meet these costs, you could invest in a 529 education savings plan, which offers potential tax advantages

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BCC to Welcome New Students with Special Events
08:00AM / Monday, September 06, 2021
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Berkshire Community College (BCC) welcomes students enrolled for the fall 2021 semester with a week of events designed to encourage student engagement.    All events, ranging from psychic readings to rock climbing, are free.   Schedule of events:   Tuesday, September 7: 11 am–1 pm: Mr. Ding-a-Ling Ice Cream Truck. Beat the heat with a free ice cream treat from the beloved truck. Location: Main Campus Circle. 2–3 pm: Virtual Student Government Association (SGA) Meet & Greet. Meet BCC's new and returning SGA members and learn how to get involved. Location: Zoom (visit www.berkshirecc.edu/news-events for link). Wednesday,

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MCLA to Feature Sgt. Justin Biasin as Artist of the Month
04:35PM / Friday, September 03, 2021
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — MCLA Sergeant Justin Biasin will be MCLA-Pittsfield's featured Artist of the Month, with work on display at the College's Pittsfield location at 66 Allen Street.   Biasin's work will be exhibited for the entire month, and an opening artist reception will be held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 3, during the city's First Fridays Artswalk.    Biasin, a photographer, will show new work he has created over the past year.   According to a press release, Biasin's work offers a glimpse of modern-day life contrasted with the expansive serenity of the Berkshire County landscape.    In his free hours, Biasin spends his

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@theMarket: Investors Are Chasing Stocks Higher
By Bill Schmick,
04:17PM / Friday, September 03, 2021
The proverbial Wall of Worry provided plenty of foot holds for investors this week. The major averages continued to make new highs (or hovered just below them), despite bad news and focused instead on anything that could justified higher prices.   The belief that the Delta variant of the coronavirus may be peaking in the worst-hit states was enough to cheer investors. Not that the extremely contagious infection ever had much of an impact on the markets anyway. Still, the hope that Delta has peaked gave added umph to large cap growth stocks.   Helping this summer's move higher was almost $30 billion in fresh money that has come into the market since July. It appears that many

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EforAll Berkshire County Fall 2021 Cohort
04:33PM / Thursday, September 02, 2021
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Entrepreneurship for All (EforAll) Berkshire County announced the 13 business ideas chosen to participate in the Fall 2021 Business Accelerator program which begins the week of Sept. 13, 2021.   These 13 businesses (14 individuals) represent a wide array of ideas and come from a broad swath of the region: Alisa Costa/Pittsfield:  Orchard Engagement Anneice Cousin/Hudson, NY:  Beautiful Racket Genesis Rivera & Talya Taliaferro/Pittsfield:  TG's Clubhouse Kira Smith/Dalton: Shire Alchemy Marlee Tyska/Pittsfield:  Berkshire GreenLeaf & Wellness, LLC Mary Stucklen/Hinsdale:  Tommy's Compost Service Maya

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