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  1. Adam Hinds to run for Berkshires' state Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... The campaign will not be his first venture in politics. Hinds said he worked closely for former U.S. Rep. John Olver during several campaigns and worked for Sen. John Kerry in his 2004 bid for president. Local state Reps. Tricia Farley-Bouvier, ...

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  2. NBCC Director Adam Hinds Making Run for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | IBerkshires

    Adam Hinds is tossing his hat in for state Senate. Hinds, currently executive director of the Northern Berkshire Community Coalition in North Adams, formally announced for the seat on Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at the Hotel on North. 7 comments

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    Wednesday Feb 3 | IBerkshires

    Adam Hinds is tossing his hat in for state Senate. Hinds, currently executive director of the Northern Berkshire Community Coalition in North Adams, formally announced for the seat on Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at the Hotel on North.

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  4. Mohawk debates wood pellet boilersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Recorder

    ... the proposed pellet system. He wanted a health impact analysis assessment. Ayers pointed out that the fairly new John Olver Transportation Center, where he works, has a pellet system that emits blue smoke and "smells like a woodstove," and is ...

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  5. MBI to meet with cable towns on broadband expansion optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Recorder

    ... meetings with representatives of partially served cable towns on Feb. 3 and 9 in the conference room in the John Olver Transit Center on Olive Street in Greenfield. MBI's meeting with Buckland is scheduled for Feb. 11 at 4 p.m. in the Buckland Town ...

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  6. Downing is third influential Dem to eye life beyond SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... in office from a heart attack in 2003. Once considered a probable strong contender to succeed his one-time boss John Olver in Congress, that window closed on Downing during the last round of redistricting when Olver timed his retirement to the ...

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  7. Leverett Peace Pagoda monks to walk path of proposed pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | The Recorder

    At first blush, it might seem like environmental issues, and environmental controversies like the proposed Tennessee Gas Pipeline project through western Massachusetts, have nothing to do with the legacy of the Rev.

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  8. Leverett Peace Pagoda monks to walk path of proposed pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | The Recorder

    At first blush, it might seem like environmental issues, and environmental controversies like the proposed Tennessee Gas Pipeline project through western Massachusetts, have nothing to do with the legacy of the Rev.

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  9. Downing Answers Brayton Pupils' Questions November 03, 2015 |Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | IBerkshires

    ... he also enjoyed helping people who may be cynical about politics. When he worked in Washington for Congressman John Olver, he would often answer calls from Western Massachusetts. "I loved that moment of talking someone and hearing them realize the ...

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  10. Innovative UMass Design Building 'designed by designers for designers to teach design'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... the use of renewable material." State Rep. Ellen Story, D-Amherst, who also spoke, praised former Congressman John Olver's initiative to see that the building was wood, not steel. She said he thought the steel "was not a good idea. He told everyone ...

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  11. Recorder file photo/Paul Franz An FRTA bus at the John W. Olver Transit Center in Greenfield.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | The Recorder

    The Franklin Regional Transit Authority Advisory Committee has announced proposed route and fare changes for next year, including several that will affect the Montague.

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  12. A northbound Amtrak Train arrives in Greenfield about 4:30 every day. Recorder/Paul FranzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2015 | The Recorder

    I am not a train person. My father was. He took the train from Red Bank, N.J., to Manhattan and then a subway to his Church Street office, a few feet from the Twin Towers.

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  13. Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito sees Holyoke passenger train access as opportunity: videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Massachusetts Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito said in Holyoke Thursday at the opening of the $4.3 million passenger train platform that the rail stop has a chance to be transformational for the city.

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  14. Riders, officials celebrate grand reopening of Nortwottuck Rail Trail in NorthamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... After praising the project, Mayor David Narkewicz said the project never would have happened "if it wasn't for John Olver to keep protecting the funds." Improving the trail took more than a decade with myriad meetings, discussions and disagreements ...

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  15. Making regional transport accessible: Plan increases focus on rail, bike, pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Recorder

    If the hot-air balloons that were part of this weekend's Green River Festival got you thinking about alternative travel modes, you may want to look at one of two regional transportation plans now in the works that emphasize ways of promoting bus, train, bicycle and even pedestrian travel over automobiles.

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  16. Making regional transport accessible: Plan increases focus on rail, bike, pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Recorder

    If the hot-air balloons that were part of this weekend's Green River Festival got you thinking about alternative travel modes, you may want to look at one of two regional transportation plans now in the works that emphasize ways of promoting bus, train, bicycle and even pedestrian travel over automobiles.

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  17. Recorder/Paul Franz FRTS bus at John W Olver Transit Center in GreenfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | The Recorder

    The Franklin Regional Transportation Authority plans to increase ridership by extending the hours of operation and offering service every day for the riders on fixed routes, according to the newly released draft of the Comprehensive Service Analysis.

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  18. The roads to an improved local economy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | The Recorder

    With more people expected to take to the highways than in the past eight years, according to an American Automobile Association projection, Franklin County has some new tourist-oriented signs to guide them.

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    Jun 26, 2015 | IBerkshires

    NBCC's outgoing founder Alan Bashevkin was surprised at his farewell party with Red Sox paraphernalia and that the Sox were retiring his number See more photos here . NORTH ADAMS, Mass.

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  20. Inhofe joins family's quest to have great, great grandfather awarded Medal of HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe, R-Tulsa, wrote a letter to Maj. Gen. Richard P. Mustion of the U.S. Army Resource Command at Fort Knox, commending the army's review of David D. White's consideration for the Medal Of Honor for his heroism on the battlefield of Sailor's Creek, Virginia on April 6, 1865.

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