09/26/2016 10:15 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD — An unidentified pilot suffered "traumatic" injuries early Sunday after his plane crashed at the Pittsfield Municipal Airport, according to the Pittsfield Fire Department.   Full Story
 
35th annual Fall Run: Hundreds of bikers rally for Shriners Hospitals for Children
09/26/2016 06:38 AM EDT - ADAMS — Hundreds of roaring engines Sunday morning helped raise thousands of dollars for youngsters with serious medical attention.

Photo Gallery | 35th annual Fall Run Motorcycle Ride

Video | Motorcycle enthusiasts ride through Route 8 in Adams for the 35th annual Fall Run to raise money for the Shriners. Full Story

09/26/2016 05:54 AM EDT - LENOX — A community-wide report card on the performance of the town's public schools includes strong grades on academic performance, faculty commitment and school culture, but communication from the leadership to the staff and parents was rated as "needs improvement.   Full Story
 
Happy trails: Nine projects in Berkshires to receive over $1 million in Recreational Trail program funding
09/26/2016 05:57 AM EDT - Hikers, dirt bikers and snowmobilers in the Berkshires can expect better trails in the future, the upgrades funded through $252,000 in state grants. Full Story

Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle | photos.berkshireeagle.com
09/26/2016 10:05 AM EDT - NORTH ADAMS — When John Reynolds decided to sell his veterinary hospital on Curran Highway he didn't have to look far for a buyer.   Full Story
 
Carbone Automotive Group acquired by national auto dealership network
09/26/2016 06:03 AM EDT - BENNINGTON, VT. — Acquisition of the Carbone Automotive Group by one of the nation's largest dealership networks, Oregon-based Lithia Motors, means that changes are on the way — but they'll be positive ones, a company spokesman said. Full Story

09/26/2016 06:00 AM EDT - DALTON — The town is pursuing a $10 million reconstruction of Dalton Division Road to improve safety and make the road more accessible for pedestrians and bicyclists.   Full Story
 
The Clark's new director aims to restore stability, spur evolution
09/25/2016 11:39 AM EDT - WILLIAMSTOWN — As the Clark Art Institute's fifth director, Olivier Meslay takes the helm at a transitional moment.

Photo Gallery | Olivier Meslay, Director of the Clark Art Institute Full Story

Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle | photos.berkshireeagle.com
09/25/2016 11:44 AM EDT - GREAT BARRINGTON — Sebastian Ortiz-Mielke, 7, was having a heck of a good time Saturday morning, sitting behind the Great Barrington Fire Department.

Photo Gallery | Great Barrington Fire Department open house   Full Story

 
Soccer teams unite for Buddy Walk
09/25/2016 11:42 AM EDT - DALTON — There is always an enormous amount of love and support at the annual Buddy Walk, the principal community event and fundraiser for Berkshire County ARC.

Photo Gallery | 10th annual Buddy Walk of the Berkshires Full Story

09/24/2016 07:47 PM EDT - GREAT BARRINGTON— Great Barrington residents in the Castle Hill neighborhood should expect a changed traffic pattern for the next two weeks as the town finishes repaving the roads from the old railway station to Alford.   Full Story
 
One-way or two-way? Lake Mansfield Road designs to be presented to Select Board
09/24/2016 07:46 PM EDT - GREAT BARRINGTON — Should Great Barrington revamp Lake Mansfield Road to make it one-way or try to find a way to maintain two-way traffic? Full Story

John Mosesso photo
09/23/2016 10:25 PM EDT - STOCKBRIDGE — Police have confirmed that a moose was struck by a vehicle in town, but provided no further information.   Full Story
 
In the courts ...
09/23/2016 06:38 PM EDT - In Southern Berkshire District Court on Thursday: Kevin J. Kelly, 48, David Avenue, Lee, submitted to sufficient facts for a finding of guilty to one count of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. Full Story

09/23/2016 06:35 PM EDT - GREAT BARRINGTON>> The Great Barrington Fire Department is welcoming the public to the town fire station for an open house on Saturday morning.   Full Story
 
 
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