Northern Berkshire Solid Waste Management District and Pro-Shred Security are sponsoring a community paper shredding event from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 8, at the Transfer Station, 665 Simonds Road.

The event is free and open to the 13 NBSWMD towns. Donations will help support additional recycling collections for the District.

Information: Linda Cernik at 413-743-8208 or visit

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Jeannie Maschino is community news editor and librarian for The Berkshire Eagle. She has worked for the newspaper in various capacities since 1982 and joined the newsroom in 1989. She can be reached at