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COVID Restrictions Loosen in Massachusetts
Several of the restrictions put in place in Massachusetts to stop the spread of COVID-19 were lifted as of today. Governor Charlie Baker announced the loosening of the restrictions last week during his daily briefing on Thursday.  
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Five Convenience Stores Robbed in Pittsfield, Lenox
All the details have not yet been released, but law enforcement agencies in the City of Pittsfield and the Town of Lenox have responded to five separate robberies at five local convenience stores since yesterday afternoon. Details as to which specific convenience stores were held up were not given a…
Snow and Cold Temperatures Ahead in the Berkshires
Snow is expected to continue through this afternoon, so if you are planning on heading out, you are advised to use caution. The National Weather Service in Albany posted on its Facebook page earlier today that there will be brief periods of reduced visibility and gusty winds possible as snow showers…
BCC Expanding Collegiate Recovery
Berkshire Community College launched a Collegiate Recovery Community for its students last fall and will expand its efforts into the spring 2021 semester and beyond. According to the college’s website, The recovery community, Students for Recovery at BCC, is a shared space for studen…
Stay-at-Home Advisory Lifts on Monday
What a difference a day makes? Governor Charlie Baker announced during his daily briefing today (Thursday) that beginning Monday (Jan.25) the Stay-at-Home advisory, asking state residents to not be out from 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m., will be lifted...
Girl Power! First Woman to Referee the Super Bowl!
Barriers continue to crumble that have kept women out of the boardroom, limited in political reach and off the field.  Last month Sarah Fuller was the first woman to play in a major college conference football game.  She went on to be the first woman to score in a in a major conference gam…
Berkshire Hills Resuming In-Person Learning
The Berkshire Hills Regional School District will be getting back to in-person learning later in January. The Berkshire Eagle is reporting that in an email to families of the school district on Wednesday, Superintendent Peter Dillion wrote that COVID-19 data trends were "getting better&…

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