berkshires http://wamc.org en Great Barrington Elm May Help Researchers Manage Tree Disease http://wamc.org/post/great-barrington-elm-may-help-researchers-manage-tree-disease <p></p><p>A large tree in a small Berkshire town may hold the key to finding the cure to a disease that has deforested suburban landscapes for decades. Wed, 27 Mar 2013 17:07:47 +0000 Lucas Willard 60811 at http://wamc.org Great Barrington Elm May Help Researchers Manage Tree Disease Dalton Company Expands with Purchase of Southern Maine Rival http://wamc.org/post/dalton-company-expands-purchase-southern-maine-rival <p></p><p>A large employer in Berkshire County has recently announced they are expanding and planning to bring more jobs to the area, with an agreement to purchase a stationery company based in Southern Maine. WAMC’s Berkshire Bureau Chief Lucas Willard reports…</p><p>Crane &amp; Co., a manufacturer of stationery, announced Thursday that they had reached a deal with Hallmark Cards, Inc. to acquire subsidiary William Arthur, based in Kennebunk, ME. Crane which operates a manufacturing facility in North Adams, said that with the acquisition they are likely to add 100 jobs to the small city.</p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 20:00:00 +0000 Lucas Willard 51224 at http://wamc.org