Legal Notices: Week of 5/11/2018

Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Berkshire Probate and Family Court 44 Bank Row Pittsfield, MA 01201 (413) 442-6941 CITATION ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION Docket No. BE18P0290EA Estate of: Richard Stevens Shaw Date of Death: 03/03/2018 To all interested persons a Petition for Formal Appointment of Personal Representative has been filed by Harold Shaw […]

O’Brien trucking business gets restrictions from Barrington ZBA

O’Brien trucking business gets restrictions from Barrington ZBA

By Christopher McDermott GREAT BARRINGTON— Following months of residents’ complaints about an “industrial siege” on their neighborhood, the town’s Zoning Board of Appeals issud new restrictions on Gary O’Brien’s trucking businesses at 11 Roger Road to take effect in mid June. O’Brien’s business will be limited to 6 large trucks (up to 33,000 pounds unladen) […]

Egremont approves borrowing $535,000 for road repair design

Egremont approves borrowing $535,000 for road repair design

By Cory Willey EGREMONT — Ninety or so voters approved every article on the Annual Town Meeting warrant Tuesday night, including the approval of the Southern Berkshire Regional School District’s budget and the borrowing of $535,000 to be put towards the design of the $9.3-million Mount Washington Road repair project. Among the 23-article warrant, Egremont […]

Legal Notices: Week of 5/04/2018

Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Berkshire Probate and Family Court 44 Bank Row Pittsfield, MA 01201 (413) 442-6941 Docket No. BE18C0035CA NOTICE OF PETITION FOR CHANGE OF NAME In the matter of: Kelsey Chiara Gallo of Housatonic, MA A petition has been presented by Kelsey C. Gallo requesting that Kelsey Chiara Gallo be allowed […]

Lt. Gov. Polito visits South County towns to discuss broadband and more

Lt. Gov. Polito visits South County towns to discuss broadband and more

By Cory Willey, Christopher McDermott & Joel Williams Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito paid a visit to several South County towns on Tuesday to discuss a number of topics, including broadband, infrastructure, education and emergency services. In Egremont, Polito was accompanied by state Sen. Adam Hinds, D-Pittsfield. Broadband was the dominant topic of Polito’s 45-minute visit. […]

Great Barrington Select board finalizes pot recommendations

Great Barrington Select board finalizes pot recommendations

By Christopher McDermott GREAT BARRINGTON— The select board has made its final amendments to the marijuana regulations that will go before the town meeting for vote in two weeks. The biggest change, and the one that has been most contentious, is the select board’s position that marijuana cultivation facilities should always need a special permit […]

Simon’s Rock students walk out on anniversary of Columbine

Simon’s Rock students walk out on anniversary of Columbine

By Christopher McDermott GREAT BARRINGTON— On the nineteenth anniversary of a the Columbine High School massacre, students from Bard College at Simon’s Rock marched down Great Barrington’s Main Street to express their fears, frustrations and aspirations about the gun violence in schools that stretches back as far as any of these young people can remember. […]

Legal Notices: Week of 4/27/2018

Commonwealth of Massachusetts, The Trial Court, Probate and Family Court Berkshire Probate and Family Court, 44 Bank Row, Pittsfield, MA 01201 CITATION GIVING NOTICE OF PETITION FOR TERMINATION OF A GUARDIAN OF AN INCAPACITATED PERSON Docket No. BE15P0330GD In the interests of: Jarrid V. Falta Of: South Egremont, MA RESPONDENT Incapacitated Person​/​Protected Person To the […]