Pittsfield: Free webinar for parents of college-bound students

10/24/2014 07:09 AM EDT
The Greylock Federal Credit Union will hold a free informational webinar, "Sending Your Child to College for Pennies on the Dollar" from 7 to 7:30 p. 
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Pittsfield: Downtown dance studio changes its name
10/24/2014 07:09 AM EDT - Pittsfield Downtown dance studio changes its name After 10 years doing business as Studio One, the downtown dance center at 304 North St. Full Story

Berkshires: Free training for key supervisors available
10/24/2014 05:44 AM EDT - Berkshires Free training for key supervisors available No cost training for key supervisors of state employers is available through a $200,000 grant that was awarded to Associated Industries of Massachusetts through the state Workforce Training Fund Program. Full Story

Senators ask government to recall cars with Takata air bags
10/24/2014 07:56 AM EDT - DETROIT >> Two U.S. senators are calling on regulators to issue a nationwide recall of cars with faulty air bags made by Takata Corp. Full Story

Government loosens rules to help housing market
10/23/2014 07:33 AM EDT - WASHINGTON >> Buying a home may have gotten a little easier this week. Full Story

BerkshireWorks
10/22/2014 02:26 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD >> The BerkshireWorks Career Center is holding a number of special events for military veterans during the month of November. Full Story

Berkshire Chamber to host annual Busines-to-Business Showcase
10/22/2014 07:37 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD >> The Berkshire Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Business-to-Business Showcase in conjunction with its monthly Chamber Nite event on Wednesday, Nov. Nov. 19 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Full Story

Big slump is no reason to ditch stock market
10/21/2014 03:20 PM EDT - NEW YORK >> The stock market's big swings have raised concerns about how much longer the five-year bull market can last. Full Story

StockBridgeMassage firm to hold business appreciation day.
10/21/2014 03:16 PM EDT - Stockbridge Massage will hold a business appreciation day on Saturday at its headquarters at 6 Elm St. Full Story

HOLYOKE: Berkshire Film Collaborative to hold regional exchange.
10/21/2014 03:12 PM EDT - The Berkshire Film and Media Collaborative will hold the first ever Western Massachusetts Film and Media Exchange on Friday at Baystate Health Whitney Avenue Conference Center at 361 Whitney Avenue. Full Story

 
REAL ESTATE
Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions for Sept. 15-19

10/19/2014 11:58 AM EDT
Sept. 15-19 Becket Setrak Yergatian Jr. & Margaret Yergatian, Trustees of the Yergatian Family Trust, sold property at 101 Porcupine Court, Becket, to Jay R. 
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Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions
10/05/2014 10:13 AM EDT - Sept. 1-5 Becket Peter V. Dicke, Trustee of the Robert L. Dicke & Ida R. Full Story

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions for Aug. 25-29
09/28/2014 12:23 AM EDT - Aug. 25-29 Adams Anthony S. Ruffo and Anton Knoll sold property at 6 John St. Full Story

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions for the week of Aug. 18-22
09/21/2014 12:24 PM EDT - Aug. 18-22 Adams John J. Lennon Estate and Paul M. Lennon sold property at 10 Crandall St. Full Story

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions
09/14/2014 10:39 AM EDT - Aug. 11-15 Adams Brian D. and Colleen A. Skiff sold property at 97 Columbia St. Full Story

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Are car keys a thing of the past?

The furor over General Motors' deadly ignition switch has the potential to doom the car key, a technology drivers have been using for 65 years. Full Story
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Famous bidders lining up to buy Clippers

Billionaires, entertainers and athletes alike announced their intentions to pursue the Los Angeles Clippers with varying degrees of seriousness Wednesday, proving the longtime losers will be quite a prize if the NBA is able to wrest control of the team away from Donald Sterling after his lifetime ban for racist remarks. Full Story
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Louis CK is back and grumpier than ever

Louie, who (like Louis) is a New York comic and a divorced father of two daughters, knows struggle and angst and cloudy wonderment. He views life through eyes with a stricken look, dwelling in a state of comfortable dread. Full Story