Each year's Commonwealth Heroines are recognized for performing "unheralded acts daily that make our homes, neighborhoods, cities and towns better places to live," according to a booklet publicizing this year's honorees.
The racist provision has been unenforceable in the United States for more than 70 years, so it is likely many of the neighborhood's residents have never heard of it, much less considered it when moving to the area.
The Select Board is seeking proposals from architectural firms on converting the remaining unused space at the Church Street complex into more spacious, accessible municipal offices. In addition, the former school could house a new, larger community/senior center.
In an email sent to the Lanesborough-Williamstown district's community on Saturday afternoon, Grady confirmed what had been implied by an agenda item posted for a special School Committee meeting on Monday morning: She is leaving the district after 10 years as an administrator.
The Weekend Forecast for the Berkshires feel the effects and after effects of Tropical Storm Fay. The rest of the day today into tonight Fay will be dropping rain that could cause some flooding in some areas. Humidity will continue for the remainder of the weekend with a chance of shower…