Great Barrington

Historic Bottle Ban Passes in Great Barrington
Great Barrington held its annual town meeting Monday night, and it was a historic meeting at that. By a margin of 2 to 1, the town became only the third municipality in the country to place a ban on the use of single use plastic water bottles of one liter in size or less.
Fairview Receives Prestigious 5-Stars
Fairview Hospital in Great Barrington has been named a 5-Star Hospital by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. The star ratings - 5 stars being the top rating- relate to patients’ experience of care.