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    Berkshire Taconic Foundation: McLaughlin-Wilson fund reaches $1M in scholarships

    10/21/2014 06:45 AM EDT
    SHEFFIELD >> Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation says the McLaughlin-Wilson Scholarship Fund has given a total of $1 million since its 1994 inception. 
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    MCLA Day of Service set for Saturday
    10/21/2014 06:12 AM EDT - NORTH ADAMS >> Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, the North Adams Chamber of Commerce and the City of North Adams announce that a "Day of Service — Fall Edition" will take place on Saturday from 10 a. Full Story

    Senior Bulletin Board
    10/20/2014 12:19 PM EDT - Elder Services of Berkshire County Elder Services offers resources and services for Berkshire seniors, including Meals on Wheels and senior group lunches, information & referral, case management, homemaker, personal care, grocery shopping, companionship, laundry service, money management, supportive housing, health insurance counseling (SHINE), caregiver services, Long Term Care Ombudsman Full Story

    Support Groups
    10/19/2014 10:42 AM EDT - Al-Anon Meeting Tuesdays at 10 a.m., Hevreh, State Road, Great Barrington. Full Story

    New Lebanon, N.Y.: Artist to lead still life workshop
    10/17/2014 04:23 PM EDT - Columbia County artist Michael Cohen will conduct a painting and drawing workshop from 7 to 9 p. Full Story

    Williamstown: Church to host harvest supper
    10/17/2014 11:27 AM EDT - Second Congregational Church will serve a fall harvest supper at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. Full Story

    North Adams: Historian to lead cemetery walk
    10/17/2014 11:27 AM EDT - Local historian Paul W. Marino will lead a walking tour of Hillside Cemetery on Saturday, Oct. Full Story

    Williamstown: League of Women Voters sponsors candidate debate
    10/17/2014 11:27 AM EDT - The Williamstown League of Women Voters will sponsor a forum for the Mount Greylock School Committee candidates at 9:30 a. Full Story

    North Adams: CROP Walk to fight hunger
    10/17/2014 11:27 AM EDT - The Northern Berkshire CROP Hunger Walk will be held Sunday, Oct. 19, on the North Adams Walking Trail. Full Story

    Great Barrington: Lectures planned on Malamud’s stories
    10/17/2014 11:27 AM EDT - Bernard Malamud’s short stories will be the subject of two literary lectures to be presented at Congregation Ahavath Sholom, 15 North St. Full Story

    Bank robber who bummed cigarette gets 10 years

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — A bank robber who stopped during his escape to bum a cigarette off a construction worker has been sentenced to 10 years in prison by a federal judge in Pittsburgh. Full Story
    Search for world's funniest person moves to Vegas

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — An international search to find the world's funniest person is moving to Las Vegas, where people will get to see five finalists square off in an Olympics of comedy that pits France, Finland and other countries against one another. Full Story