House Bill 4272 reported out of committee as ‘favorable’ after area residents offer testimony at State House hearing

House Bill 4272 reported out of committee as ‘favorable’ after area residents offer  testimony at State House hearing

GREAT BARRINGTON — After testifying in Boston at the Statehouse last month, Leigh Davis has been checking the website for the General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts daily. And this past week, the Great Barrington Selectboard member said she learned of some “good news.”Davis attended the Monday, Jan. 27 hearing led by Joint Committee […]

Barrington budget presentation also includes economic development proposal, encouraging work in the trades

Barrington budget presentation also includes economic development proposal, encouraging work in the trades

GREAT BARRINGTON — The town is proposing establishing a fund that will not only serve as a way to value vocational careers in Southern Berkshire County, but hopefully retain students in the Berkshire Hills school district as well. During a budget overview presentation held on Tuesday, Jan. 21, Great Barrington Town Manager Mark Pruhenski outlined […]