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    Sullivan Elementary sixth graders share green message with North Adams mayor

    04/18/2014 12:10 AM EDT
    NORTH ADAMS -- Visitors to local businesses this week are learning how to "go green" thanks to a group of Sullivan Elementary School students. 
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    Housatonic cleanup aims for more than just junk
    04/18/2014 12:10 AM EDT - GREAT BARRINGTON -- On Saturday, a regiment of volunteers will convene at the Du Bois River Garden Park at Church and River streets at around 9 a. Full Story

    Today in Local History
    04/18/2014 12:10 AM EDT - Apr. 18 50 years ago today CLARKSBURG -- Prizewinners in the poster contest were announced at the library open house last night at the Briggsville School. Full Story

    In the Courts
    04/18/2014 12:10 AM EDT - In Southern Berkshire District Court on Monday: n The case of Laurance A. Full Story

    Pittsfield Civil Service panel eyes excluding police, fire chief positions
    04/18/2014 12:10 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- The city’s Civil Service Task Force is poised to recommend the Pittsfield police and fire chief positions be removed from Civil Service, primarily due to how the statewide system operates. Full Story

    This opera singer treated Paris commuters to a surprise performance

    At times, opera singer Christophe Ménager likes to treat commuters in the Paris metro to a performance. In this comedic piece of opera, he clearly enjoys singing to passers-by. Full Story
    Gmail makes sending mobile photos easier

    Now, you can insert an assortment of pictures or photo albums directly into email, resize them within the message and make sharing with friends and family less of a time-consuming process overall. Full Story
    'Bears': Survival is the bare necessity (review)

    Wildlife documentary pros Alastair Fothergill and Keith Scholey follow their well-established format of anthropomorphizing animals with human names, motivations and emotions, while still providing educational information and visuals so stunning, you'll wonder how they were shot. Full Story