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The Berkshire Immigrant Center will mark 25 years of serving the local immigrant community with its third annual One World Celebration at 5 p.m. Sunday, June 12, outdoors at Shakespeare & Company, 70 Kemble St. June also marks the Center’s yearly observance of Immigrant Heritage Month.

Gabriela Sheehan of Jewish Family Services and Michelle Lopez of the Berkshire Immigrant Center will discuss information on the resettlement or refugees in the Berkshires when Berkshire Business and Professional Women holds it monthly meeting virtually on Monday.

Former Pittsfield City Councilor Helen Moon is one of nine women from across the Commonwealth being recognized at the second annual "Unbossed: Celebrating Bold Leadership" event held by Lt. Gov. candidate and state Rep. Tami Gouveia at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 20, via Zoom.

Berkshire Immigrant Center staff say that state laws, and the lack of public transportation options, force undocumented immigrants to drive unlicensed or miss out on basic needs. Massachusetts would join Connecticut, New York, Vermont and 13 other states in allowing residents to apply for a license ,regardless of immigration status, under a bill co-authored by state Rep. Tricia Farley-Bouvier, D-Pittsfield.