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  1. Pittsfield: Folk duo to celebrate holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Berkshire Eagle

    Berkshire-based folk duo Oakes & Smith will offer an evening of song to celebrate the warmth and spirit of the holiday season at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, at the Whitney Center for the Arts, 42 Wendell Ave. Joining the duo will be Zack Cross on piano and Justin Hillman on guitar and banjo. Wine, champagne, beer, and tapas will be available for purchase.

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  2. Events boost Eagle Santa Fund past $35,000; single mom thankfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> The Eagle Santa Fund already has raised more than $35,000 to help provide gifts for Berkshire families in need this holiday season. And that help prompted a single mother of two recently to hand-deliver a note to the Eagle expressing her appreciation.

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  3. Community sings of Handel's 'Messiah' continue decades-old traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Berkshire Eagle

    Choirs and community singers gather to lift their voices together in Pittsfield with the Berkshire Lyric singers, in Cummington and in Arlington. Music is the lifeblood of the holiday season, opening hearts with the sound of carols, ringing handbells and jingling sleigh bells - and, for community groups through the hills, Handel's Messiah.

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  4. Kate Abbott: Holiday music transformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Berkshire Eagle

    Music infuses the holidays. Maurice Powe, a singer from Victory Temple Church in Pittsfield, sings carols above at Shots Cafe in Lenox.

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  5. Pittsfield man held in alleged ramming incidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | CBS 3 Springfield

    A Pittsfield man authorities say intentionally rammed his snowplow into a Mercedes Benz then threatened the other driver with a gun has been held without bail. The Berkshire Eagle reports that he previously pleaded guilty to charges including assault with a dangerous weapon and malicious destruction of a motor vehicle.

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  6. UMass nursing student Deborah Wilson appalled by response to healthcare workers treating EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | MassLive.com

    ... UMass and lives in Lenox where she is an IV infusion therapist with the Berkshire Visiting Nurses Association in Pittsfield. But since she wrote a letter to the editor in the New York Times, Oct. 27, she has been interviewed on The World on PRI, ...

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  7. No bail for man who allegedly rammed Mercedes with snowplowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | WWLP

    A man from Pittsfield who authorities say intentionally rammed his snowplow into a Mercedes Benz, then threatened the other driver with a gun, has been held without bail. The Berkshire Eagle reports that he previously pleaded guilty to charges including assault with a dangerous weapon and malicious destruction of a motor vehicle.

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  8. Pittsfield: Options for Christmas tree disposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Berkshire Eagle

    Residents may take their tree to Covanta Pittsfield on Hubbard Avenue at no cost. All tinsel, lights, and ornaments must be removed from the trees so they can be recycled.

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  9. the forum: Taconic's Michael Boc earns 'Voice of Democracy' awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> Michael Boc, a senior at Taconic High School, son of Eric and Izabela Boc, has been named this year's first place Pittsfield winner of the Veterans of Foreign Wars "Voice of Democracy" essay contest, according to Arnold Perras, commander and contest chairman for VFW Post 448. BOC WON A TOTAL OF $1,000, THROUGH THE SCHOOL AND CITY DIVISIONS.

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  10. Recess: What to do the week of Dec. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Berkshire Eagle

    KWANZAA CELEBRATION >> The Women of Color Giving Circle's annual Kwanzaa celebration will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. this Saturday at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 67 East St., Pittsfield. Celebrate the seventh day of Kwanzaa and Imani with drummers, poets, and wonderful food at this open community event.

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  11. Groundbreaking Ceremony Held at New Williamstown Senior HousingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | IBerkshires

    ... development has been all about accomplishing feats previously thought impossible. Officials from Williamstown, Pittsfield and Boston gathered on the site of the project on Friday morning to celebrate the start of the foundation that in a little over ...

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  12. Pittsfield pair charged with stealing $3,000 in cash from bar patronRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Berkshire Eagle

    William Sheridan Jr., 49, and Olivia Jackson, 26, of Pittsfield, were seen talking to a 49-year-old man at Charlie's Tyler Street Cafe about 8:30 p.m. Sunday. When the man left more than $3,000 on the bar and briefly turned his back, the pair made off with the money, said police. 5 comments

  13. Pittsfield man held as danger in alleged plow attack, threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> A city man who allegedly rammed his snow plow into another man's car and threatening the driver with a gun has been found dangerous and ordered held without bail. Following a hearing in Central Berkshire District Court on Monday, Christopher Davis, 31, of Grove Street, was sent to the Berkshire County Jail & House of Correction for 120 days without bail in connection with Thursday's incident in a Fenn Street parking lot across from the Pittsfield post office.

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  14. Pittsfield man, 74, faces new charges in alleged rape of girl, 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Berkshire Eagle

    Wayne Ovitt Sr., 74, of Pittsfield, sexually assaulted a 7-year-old girl on Oct. 24, according to police. The child later told her mother what happened, leading to a Pittsfield Police investigation and Ovitt's arrest on Nov. 15. The defendant was charged with single counts of felony child rape with force, indecent assault and battery on a person under 14, open and gross lewdness and witness intimidation.

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  15. Outdoor Life Honors BNRC with 2014 Open Country AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | IBerkshires

    ... The citation for BNRC reads, "The goal of the scrappy, influential Berkshire Natural Resources Council, based in Pittsfield, Mass., is to preserve the open, rustic landscape of the Berkshire Mountains of western Massachusetts. But the BNRC is also ...

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  16. BSC sets choices for 10x10 FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> The 10x10 New Play Festival returns to Barrington Stage Company for the fourth consecutive year Feb. 12 through March 1. Press opening is 3 p.m. Feb. 15 at BSC's St. Germain Stage at Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center on Linden Street. Tickets go on sale Jan. 8. The festival of 10 new 10-minute plays is part of 2015 10x10 Upstreet Arts Festival, a collaboration between Barrington Stage and the City of Pittsfield and coordinated through a steering committee that includes the Beacon Cinema, Berkshire International Film Festival , Berkshire Museum, and Lichtenstein Center for the Arts.

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  17. Army MARS Public Affairs Officer Bill Sexton, N1IN/AAR1FP, RetiresRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | QST

    Bill Sexton, N1IN/AAR1FP, will step down on December 31 as the US Army Military Auxiliary Radio System public affairs officer, a volunteer position. Now 86, Sexton, who splits his time between Pittsfield, Massachusetts, and Sarasota, Florida, has been involved with MARS since the early 1990s, after reading an article about the program in QST .

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  18. Groundbreaking Ceremony Held at New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | IBerkshires

    ... development has been all about accomplishing feats previously thought impossible. Officials from Williamstown, Pittsfield and Boston gathered on the site of the project on Friday morning to celebrate the start of the foundation that in a little over ...

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  19. "If you're white, it's all right"Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | The Big Apple

    ... around - But if you're black, Get back - get back - get back - 23 October 1948, The Berkshire Evening Eagle (Pittsfield, MA), "When You're Black," pg. 12, col. 4: To the Editor of THE EAGLE -- The photograph in The Eagle of Oct. 15, showing the ...

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  20. The Feigenbaum Center unveiling at The Colonial TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Berkshire Eagle

    People attend the unveiling of 'The Feigenbaum Center' sign at the Colonial Theater in Pittsfield on Sunday. December, 21, 2014.

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