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2 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle
The attorney for accused killer Caius Veiovis told a judge on Thursday that he is concerned that his client's "unusual appearance" could make it hard for him to get fair jury.
6 hrs ago | IBerkshires
The Internal Revenue Service is closing its Pittsfield office, located at 78 Center St., effect Aug. 26. Area taxpayers seeking face-to-face help and information on federal tax matters can visit the IRS Taxpayer Assistance Center at the Albany, N.Y., IRS office located at 1 Clinton Ave., at the corner of North Pearl.
10 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle
A digest of what's playing at theaters in and around the Berkshires based upon reviews by Berkshire Eagle theater critic Jeffrey Borak.
A city man was sentenced to drug rehabilitation Tuesday after he admitted to a third offense of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of opioids.
Law enforcement divers scoured Onota Lake on Wednesday in search of a handgun discarded by a local veteran who pondered using it to take his own life.
The Whitney Center for the Arts in Pittsfield has run its "Opera Notte" series since February, and performers may come to a college or a music hall, but the county has few opportunities to see a big production.
One juvenile has been arrested and charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a dwelling.
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Thanks to community fundraising efforts, C.T. Plunkett Elementary School in Adams has purchased a "Mega Park" playground for the new school year.
A New York City woman with ties to the Berkshires has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in state prison for her role in a drug trafficking ring.
Communications Director Ann Dufresne said, "this is a monthly household survey that's done in these labor markets that are measured, and again, they're not seasonally adjusted."
A city man has been sentenced to 90 days in jail after he admitted to stealing a bicycle from a neighbor's garage.
But that did not stop rail advocates from coming to North County last week to make their pitch to a mostly receptive, though occasionally skeptical, audience at the Water Street Grill.
Storytelling at the library : Storyteller Mary Jo Maichack will at 1 p.m. today present "Einstein's Favorite Fairy Tales," a program of folktales, fables, song, dance and drama, at the Berkshire Athenaeum, 1 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. - A major change of venue has not altered the fundamental artistic essence of The Berkshire Fringe , as its 10th season has played out in a whirlwind of theater, song, and assorted buffoonery in the more centralized urban location of one of Pittsfield's most rapidly changing neighborhoods.
10:25 a.m.: Walter A. Hernandez-Garcia, 34, of Cheshire Road, is arrested for operating with a license suspended for operating under the influence of alcohol.
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Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 04:10 pm
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