Greylock awards $6,500 in scholarships to seniors
The Greylock Federal Credit Union has awarded a total of $6,500 to 13 college-bound seniors through its "Treat Everyone Better Than They Expect" scholarship program. Each student received $500.
The recipients are: Courtney Munson, BART Charter School; Olivia Carlson, Drury High School; Mackenzie Rougeau, Hoosac Valley High School; Casey Blair, Lee Middle and High School; Kevin Coakley, Lenox Memorial High School; Maria Deblois, McCann Technical School; and Victoria Ryan, Monument Mountain Regional High School.
Also receiving funding were: Ava Garrett, Mount Everett; Mollyann Haskins, Mount Greylock Regional High School; Emma Lezberg, Pittsfield High School; Anita Curtin, St. Joseph Central High School; Ranjana Lingutla, Taconic High School; and Matthew Schneider, Wahconah Regional High School.
BMC, Fairview named leaders in LGBT healthcare equality
Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield and Fairview Hospital in Great Barrington have both been recognized as a "Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality" by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, the educational arm of the country's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization.
The findings were part of HRC Foundation's Healthcare Equality Index 2016.
Fairfield Inn & Suites receives Marriott performance award
The Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott has received a performance award from Marriott International Inc., and was recently rated as the top hotel in Great Barrington by TripAdvisor.
Located at 249 Stockbridge Road, the Fairfield Inn & Suites operates as a Marriott franchise, owned by the Mahida family of Great Barrington.