Pittsfield

Berkshire Immigrant Center and ROPE Share in Grant Award
Mass Humanities has awarded $224,000 to 56 humanities organizations across Massachusetts through funding from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. Two organizations in the city of Pittsfield have been awarded a share of the money.
Marginalized communities, and the wealth of culture, knowledge, critica…
Community Preservation Committee Public Hearing Scheduled
The Community Preservation Committee has scheduled a public hearing at 6 p.m. Oct. 19 for comments related to the use of Community Preservation Act funds and the city’s priorities in relation to the Community Preservation Plan. The committee has also announced that the Project Eligib…
City Awarded Nearly $239K For Shared Streets and Spaces Projects
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has approved and funded the City of Pittsfield’s grant application for the Shared Streets and Spaces Program in the amount of $238,826. The program will support 20 dynamic placemaking projects in the downtown corridor that will enhance mobility for pede…
2020 Census Report Card for the Berkshires
The 2020 Census is underway.  The government updates the response rate to the Census regularly.  The online report of the response rate can be broken down my state, county and some cases city and town breakdowns are also available.
The report from September 17th listed Massachusetts trendin…
Four Displaced After Sunday Fire In Pittsfield
There were no injuries, but four occupants of a Pittsfield home were displaced after an afternoon structure fire in Pittsfield Sunday. According to the media release from Deputy Fire Chief Daniel Garner, crews responded for a report of a structure fire at 46 Brenton Terrace around 3:30 PM...
A Look Ahead: October's First Fridays Artswalk
For the month of October, First Fridays Artswalk will encompass a variety of outdoor locations perfect for a social distanced walk around the downtown, as well as 4 indoor locations.
Enjoy indoor and storefront art shows, outdoor sculpture, and 19 of Artscape’s Pittsfield Paintboxes d…
Ken's Bowl Out, Marijuana Grow Facility In
Rumors surrounding the sale of Ken's Bowl to a neighboring recreational and medical marijuana company have been circulating for a few months now, but according to The Berkshire Eagle, it's official.
Berkshire Roots, located next to Ken's Bowl on Dalton Ave in Pittsfield, is seeking app…
Free Virtual Workshop For Job Seekers
Here’s a great opportunity for area residents that are looking for, or are planning to look for, a job soon… followed by some tips to help you dress for your job interview when you finally land it!
The Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield’s public library, will be ho…

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