Zillow a haven for early-bird sales

07/27/2014 12:11 AM EDT
JUPITER, Fla. -- Realtor John Huempfner fielded five phone calls and lined up three showings on a $975,000 waterfront home in Jupiter before he could even officially list it for sale. 
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Tony Dobrowolski: Global sports is a lucrative enterprise
07/27/2014 12:11 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD I know it’s the middle of the baseball season, and the Red Sox have spent most of this season free-falling through the AL East after soaring through it in the other direction last year. Full Story

Tech goodies to bring along on trips
07/27/2014 12:11 AM EDT - DENVER -- Your swimsuit and your sunscreen are in the luggage, and your boarding passes are all printed out. Full Story

In Brief
07/27/2014 12:10 AM EDT - Pittsfield: New BCREP president appointed Richard J. Belair, the director of human resources for Hillcrest Educational Centers Inc. Full Story

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions
07/27/2014 09:29 AM EDT - June 23-27 Adams Elizabeth Linzey sold property at 28 East Orchard Terrace, Adams, to Todd F. Full Story

Pets enjoying the ‘suite’ life
07/27/2014 12:10 AM EDT - LOS ANGELES -- These homes are set apart by their amenities -- for dogs. Full Story

New appointments at Main Street Hospitality Group
07/27/2014 09:35 AM EDT - STOCKBRIDGE -- Main Street Hospitality Group, which owns the Red Lion Inn, and manages two other county lodging establishments, has made several new appointments to its leadership team. Full Story

Motley Fool Investor: How financial news can be confusing
07/27/2014 12:10 AM EDT - Reading financial news is a skill. Honing that skill reminds me of a great psychology story. Full Story

The Handyman: Dealing with floors, flies and finishes
07/27/2014 12:10 AM EDT - Q: I have a laminate floor on which a liquid covering has been placed. Alas! Full Story

Bisque, Beads & Beyond!: New goals and directions
07/27/2014 12:10 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- Donna Todd Rivers is serious this time. For the second time in two years, the downtown Pittsfield entrepreneur has decided to close her popular craft store, Bisque, Beads & Beyond! Full Story

 
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Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions

07/27/2014 09:29 AM EDT
June 23-27 Adams Elizabeth Linzey sold property at 28 East Orchard Terrace, Adams, to Todd F. 
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Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions
07/13/2014 09:29 AM EDT - June 9-13 Adams Wesley Scalise and Maria Cermenaro sold property at 27 Orchard St. Full Story

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions
07/07/2014 02:08 PM EDT - June 2-6 Adams Paul A. and Debra A. Trzcinski sold property at 6 Burt St. Full Story

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions
06/15/2014 01:18 AM EDT - May 12-16 Adams Kenneth R. Brooks sold property at 65 Howland Ave. Full Story

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions
05/25/2014 09:18 AM EDT - April 21-25 Adams Carol L. Ostrowski sold property at 4 Hoosac 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