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Final breathA look back: The final days of North Adams Regional

After enduring years on financial life support, the 129-year-old hospital's end came swiftly and suddenly
NORTH ADAMS >> In the months leading up to the calamitous March 28, 2014, closing of North Adams Regional Hospital, local and state officials heard with regularity that it had only enough cash to operate for a few more weeks or days. Full Story
Pittsfield Police log for Wednesday, March 25

Wednesday, March 25 7:23 a.m.: A report of vandalism on Elm Street is investigated. Full Story
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Downtown Pittsfield's streetscape work to hit final stage

PITTSFIELD >> The final phase of the decade-long, nearly $18 million downtown streetscape project could break ground this summer. Full Story
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Ducks top Bruins in OT; point put Boston into tie for 8th

Point earned puts Boston in tie for Ottawa for 8th
BOSTON >> The Anaheim Ducks took advantage of the struggling Bruins and kept control of first place in the Western Conference. Full Story
Williams women beat No. 13 Catholic in lacrosse

WASHINGTON, D.C. >> The Williams College women's lacrosse team picked up its biggest win of the season, beating 13th-ranked Catholic University on the Cardinals' home turf. Full Story