Berkshire Health Systems: Urgent care facility expanding morning hours

04/29/2016 05:05 PM EDT
PITTSFIELD >> Berkshire Health Systems is expanding the hours of BHS Urgent Care, which provides treatment of minor illness and injury without a visit to a hospital's emergency department. 
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Social Media: Digital sports firms merge
04/29/2016 04:46 PM EDT - NEW YORK >> In a move designed to position itself as a market leader in social publishing, DraftDay Fantasy Sports Inc. Full Story

Health Care: FDA reconsiders training doctors who prescribe painkillers
04/29/2016 04:05 PM EDT - WASHINGTON >> The Food and Drug Administration is reconsidering whether doctors who prescribe painkillers like OxyContin should be required to take safety training courses, according to federal documents released Friday. Full Story

Business Briefs: Single-family home sales up, condominium sales down
04/29/2016 03:54 PM EDT - BERKSHIRES Single-family home sales up, condominium sales down Sales of single-family homes in the Berkshires increased 29 percent in March compared to the same month in 2015, according to the Warren Group of Boston, which tracks state real estate transactions. Full Story

Volkswagen E-Golf named best compact in 2016
04/29/2016 03:18 PM EDT - HERNDON, VA. >> Volkswagen of America, Inc., is pleased to announce that the 2016 Volkswagen e-Golf, was named Best Compact today in the 2016 AAA Green Car Guide, a comprehensive report published annually by the largest member of the AAA federation – the Automobile Club of Southern California and its Automotive Research Center. Full Story

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions, April 11-15

04/29/2016 03:12 PM EDT
April 11-15 Adams Carrie L. Alibozek sold property at 2 Crotteau St., Adams, to Nathan S. 
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Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions, April 4-8
04/22/2016 02:46 PM EDT - April 4-8 Adams Lan Mi sold property at 3 Richmond St., Adams, to Sara Saleh-Ghazi, $25,000. Full Story

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions, March 28-April 1
04/15/2016 02:14 PM EDT - March 28 to April 1 Adams Frank J. and Carly A. Knight sold property at 32 Powers St. Full Story

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions, March 21-25
04/08/2016 01:57 PM EDT - March 21-25 Clarksburg Christopher D. Ware and Adams Community Bank sold property at 105 Horrigan Road, Clarksburg, to Emerald City Rentals LLC, $23,000. Full Story

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions, March 7-11
03/25/2016 12:17 PM EDT - March 7-11 Adams Paul N. Gaudreau and Kathy M. Reynolds sold property at 2 Marshall Ave. 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