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@theMarket: U.S. Jobs Data Sink Markets
What's good for Main Street is not necessarily good for Wall Street, at least in the short-term. As traders fret over a new era of rising interest rates, American workers may finally be coming into their own. The 5.1 percent unemployment rate, coupled with a 0.30 percent increase in wage growth has convinced stock traders that the Fed
Berkshire Idol Seeking Singers for 10th Anniversary Competition
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The Berkshire Idol singing competition and charitable fundraiser is celebrating its 10th year anniversary this year. This year's beneficiaries are the Berkshire Humane Society and the Drury High School Performing Arts Department. The competition is being produced by Minerva Arts Center, a non-profit
New Hope Church Grows Into New Space
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The New Hope United Methodist Church's congregation has grown significantly over the past year, necessitating the need for a new transition space to accommodate the growing numbers. “Our growing congregation needs a larger transitional space while we continue to move forward with plans for a more
Holiday Hours: Labor Day
Labor Day is being celebrated Monday, Sept. 7. Memorial Day was established as a federal holiday in 1971 by Congress and is held on the first Monday of September. Read a history of Labor Day here. The first Labor Day holiday was celebrated on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 1882, in New York City, in accordance with the plans of the Central Labor Union.
Williams Men's Soccer Begins New Era This Fall
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. -- A 2-1 loss to Bowdoin in the NESCAC Quarterfinals ended the 2014 Williams men's soccer season and the long and successful college coaching career of the retiring Mike Russo. The Ephs finished 8-6-2 overall and 6-3-1 in NESCAC play last fall.   Russo moved on to coach the varsity team at Hoosac Valley High
Mount Greylock, Lanesborough Committees Discuss Hoosac Valley 'Proposal'
Lanesborough Chairwoman Regina DiLego, left, Superintendent Douglas Dias and Mount Greylock Chairwoman Carolyn Greene discuss the Hoosac Valley's attempt to entice Lanesborough away.  WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The Mount Greylock Regional and Lanesborough Elementary school committees on Thursday
Local Patriots Fans Hail Judge's Ruling on 'Deflate-gate'
Mingo's in North Adams promotes a contest tied to next Thursday's NFL Opening Night — a night that promises to go a little better for New England in light of Thursday's ruling in U.S. District Court in Manhattan. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The verdict is in. And for New Englanders who stand
The Independent Investor: Senior Housing Set to Soar
United States demographics indicate that the senior population in this country is growing at twice the national average. As more and more Baby Boomers retire in the years ahead the demand for senior housing is set to skyrocket. Independent living facilities, where the elderly are still active and relatively healthy, are driving the growth
'We Are Your Friends': Thursday Night Fever
Popcorn Column by Michael S. Goldberger   Warner Bros.  Zach Efron comes of age to the beat of electronic dance music in 'We Are Your Friends.' Cole Carter, an aspiring DJ played by Zac Efron, doubtfully knows what a
Williams Field Hockey Returns Experienced Core
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – After finishing 9-7 overall and 6-4 in NESCAC last fall, the Williams College field hockey season ended in the NESCAC Tournament quarterfinals with a loss at Trinity.   Head coach Alix Barrale, now in her 16th year at the helm of the Ephs, will lead her squad into the 2015 season, searching for that
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