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State Rep. Pignatelli appointed as Lenox’s interim town manager, effective July 1

Select Board members applauded filling the opening with a local resident already knowledgeable with town workings.

Thefts from vehicles reported in Lee, Stockbridge

Both chiefs strongly advised residents to lock their vehicles when they are unattended, especially at night. And it might also be a good idea to leave a light on outside at night.

News Briefs: Fairview disaster exercise; GBPD mental health first aid course; Mass Pike lane closures

Mental Health First Aid for Public Safety provides officers with more response options to help them de-escalate incidents and better understand mental illnesses so they can respond to mental health-related calls appropriately without compromising anyone's safety.

NATURE’S TURN: Beware roadside wild parsnip, be dazzled by parsnip in the garden

Researching the carrot family, I discovered yellow flowering wild parsnip, a plant that is reported to be as hazardous as poison ivy. Upon close examination of a 6-feet-tall individual, it was clear that I had, in fact, come upon wild parsnip.

News Briefs: Hinds weighs in on Berkshire Museum controversy; Route 183 bridge closure; Berkshire Flyer meeting

The closure of the Route 183 bridge is to facilitate the installation of the new concrete beams for the final phase of construction.

News Brief: Temporary closure of Route 183 Housatonic bridge; Mass. Senate passes legislation to curb campus sexual violence; Mass. Ranked fourth most bicycle-friendly state

The closure of the bridge is to facilitate the removal of the temporary bridge and implement a new traffic pattern onto the newly constructed Phase I bridge.

CONNECTIONS: Tragic Tanglewood traffic tangle in Stockbridge

For decades a Stockbridge police officer stood that corner assuring the safety. Now, drivers navigate without assistance. Some say it is too dangerous for a policeman to stand that post.

News Brief: Temporary overnight bridge closure

The signed detour utilizes Route 7, Route 102 and Route 183 in Great Barrington and Stockbridge.

News Briefs: Temporary overnight closure of Route 183 bridge

The closure of the bridge is to facilitate the partial removal of the existing concrete beams.

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