Great Barrington: Dunn joins Berkshire Bank
Dora Dunn has joined Berkshire Bank as manager of the bank's Great Barrington branch at 244 Main St.
Berkshire will hold an open house at the Great Barrington branch on Thursday, Oct. 24 to introduce Dunn to the community. The event will take place from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Dunn has 25 years of retail banking experience that included lending and small business development. She comes to Berkshire Bank from Sovereign Bank, where she was a branch manager, holding the designation as a small business specialist.
Latham, N.Y.: ‘Hiring Our Heroes' fair Oct. 16
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation will host a "Hiring Our Heros" Job Fair for veterans and military spouses on Wednesday, Oct. 16.
The event takes place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Division of Military and Naval Affairs at New York National Guard Headquarters in Latham. A workshop takes place at 9 a.m.
Interested job seekers should register for free at hoh.greatjob.net. Walk-in job seekers are allowed (veterans must provide proof of service).
North Adams: Case new counselor at hospital
Corinne Case, a licensed mental health counselor, has been appointed tobacco treatment counselor at North Adams Regional Hospital.
Case completed her training as a tobacco treatment counselor at the UMass Center for Tobacco Treatment.
Working with many groups and types of people, Case has taught in the public schools, is teaching at the Northern Berkshire Adult Basic Education Program at MCLA, is connected with the Northern Berkshire Community Coalition as a strategy team leader of nb21 ("not before 21; not in northern Berkshire"), a team of volunteers that is working to reduce underage drinking and prevent substance abuse.
She is also the spiritual counselor and bereavement support facilitator for the VNA & Hospice of Northern Berkshire, and has been the NARH stroke support facilitator for several years.
Case is available for one-on-one counseling for those who wsh to quit smoking or using tobacco products. She can be reached at (413) 664-5567.