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WAMC New England News
1:36 am
Mon January 26, 2009

Census Hiring in the Massachusetts

Berkshires – The U.S. Census Bureau has already started to hire people for the 2010 head count. In Berkshire County, test sites are filling up every week with people eager to get hired.

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WAMC New England News
1:21 am
Fri January 23, 2009

Historic Documents Shown in Williamstown

Williamstown, Ma – This week President Barack Obama swore to defend the Constitution, one of the founding documents of the United States. The Williams College Museum of Art has an exhibit featuring an original copy of the Constitution and several other authentic pieces that make up the founding documents of the government.

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WAMC New England News
1:45 am
Thu January 22, 2009

Berkshire Enterprises Hosts Entrepeneur Classes For Displaced Workers

Pittsfield, Ma – The Berkshire Enterprises offers assistance to displaced workers who want to try their hand at starting their own businesses. Even after funding was cut almost 2 years ago, the program is still afloat.

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WAMC New England News
1:30 am
Thu January 22, 2009

Traffic Study Brings Out Community

Lee, Ma – The Berkshire Regional Planning Commission held the final public hearing regarding the proposal to put a new interchange along the Mass Pike to divert truck traffic away from Main Street in Lee.

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WAMC New England News
3:05 am
Wed January 21, 2009

Dental Reform passes in Massachusetts

Massachusetts – A new bill in Massachusetts will allow dental hygienists to administer oral health services in schools and other community health programs.

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WAMC New England News
2:59 am
Wed January 21, 2009

Collage Marathon in North Adams

North Adams – Gallery 51 in North Adams recently held an art marathon where artists were challenged to start and finish their projects within 5 days, so a formal exhibition of those works could be shown on the 6th day.

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WAMC New England News
6:08 am
Mon January 19, 2009

MLK Celebration in Northern Berkshires

North Adams, MA – The Northern Berkshire Celebration Of Martin Luther King was held at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts Church Street Center.

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WAMC New England News
6:03 am
Mon January 19, 2009

New Pres , for New England Farmers

Massachusetts – Annie Cheatham was recently appointed to President of the New England Farmers Union. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz spoke with her about her background and the future of agriculture in the New England States

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WAMC New England News
5:53 am
Mon January 19, 2009

Unity Event For Youth By Youth

Great Barrington, MA – Over the weekend, a group of high school students from Great Barrington got together to put on a concert celebrating MLK Day as well as Barack Obama's Inauguration.

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WAMC New England News
4:10 am
Fri January 16, 2009

Berkshire Reps React to State of the Commonwealth

Berkshires – Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick's State of the Commonwealth spoke of tough times ahead, including another round of cuts from the executive level.

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