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The Independent Investor: How Prepared Are You to Sell Your Company?
If you are a small-business owner and are toying with the idea of someday selling your company, you should pay attention. Only one in five small businesses put up for sale result in a closing. How do you become one of those success stories?   Where I live and work, nestled in the Berkshire Mountains of Massachusetts, there are
Williamstown Issues Temporary Certificate of Occupancy at Mount Greylock
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The town of Williamstown on Thursday afternoon issued a temporary certificate of occupancy for the new Mount Greylock Regional School.   Earlier in the day, school and town officials clarified that the issues holding up the TCO were typical for a building project of this size and in no way related to the
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Mount Greylock Postpones First Day Of School
LANESBOROUGH, Mass. — Mount Greylock Regional Middle and High School will not open on time.   The Transition Committee voted on Wednesday to delay opening day until Monday, September 10. The change only applies to the middle and high school and not the elementary schools and was caused by delays in the construction of the new
Vermont Health-Care System, College Partner on Nursing Program
Southern Vermont College will also open its four-year nursing program to SVHC nurses with associate's degrees.  BENNINGTON, Vt. — The demand for registered nurses is expected to grow by at least a quarter over the next decade or so — and the state is looking at 3,000 vacancies.    "I
Baseball in the Berkshires Honors Drury's 1978 State Championship Baseball Team
Retired coach Tom McGrath coached the '78 Blue Devils to a state championship and was the force behind their once-in-a-lifetime trip to play in Taiwan.  LANESBOROUGH, Mass. — Winning a high school state championship is the kind of thing that gives most people a lifetime of memories.   But it was
Labor Day: You Can Work to Become a Better Investor
On Sept. 3, we observe Labor Day, a holiday to honor all the hard-working people in this country. As one of them, keep in mind that your efforts can have positive results. Famed film producer Samuel Goldwyn once said: "The harder I work, the luckier I get." And this same philosophy can apply to your investing, too – because you
Williamstown Man, Self-Taught Punter, Takes Stab at College Football
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — It is a long way from the hills of Northern Vermont to the plains of North Dakota.   But that is nothing compared to the other journey that Warren Taylor has made: from the couch watching football to the huddle of the North Dakota Fighting Hawks.   Taylor, a longtime Williamstown resident
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Heated Ending to DA Candidates' Final Debate
STOCKBRIDGE, Mass. — The buzz after Tuesday afternoon's district attorney debate centers on a last-second comment from candidate Judith Knight.   "Andrea, you have so little experience that you don't even know what you don't know," Knight said in her closing remarks.   Andrea Harrington
Letter: Judith Knight Best Fit for District Attorney
To the Editor: Andrea Harrington has spunk. But spunk is not enough for the job of district attorney. Ms. Harrington is entering the fray for the Democratic DA nomination with limited knowledge and experience of the workings of the office. This was evident in some of her debate responses, especially those dealing with our county court
Berkshires Beat: Clinton Zion Church Seeking Proposals for Historic Preservation
Fixer-upper Clinton Church Restoration is seeking proposals for historic preservation, architectural design and engineering services for the former Clinton A.M.E. Zion Church at 9 Elm Court in Great Barrington. The nonprofit purchased the historic property last year and plans to restore and repurpose it as an African American Heritage
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