27, Aug 2014 - Up to 6 years in prison for carjacking, assault at Lee turnpike plaza
By Andrew Amelinckx, Berkshire Eagle Staff PITTSFIELD -- A Virginia man who allegedly went on a cross-country crime spree in 2013 and tweeted about it was sentenced to up to six years in state prison for a carjacking on the Massachusetts Turnpike.
25, Aug 2014 - Worcester, MA Pittsfield murderer beat to death in prison
A convicted killer from Pittsfield, Massachusetts has been murdered in a Massachusetts state prison. The district attorney in Worcester says 72-year-old William Sires has been found beaten to death in a cell at the Souza- Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley.
03, Apr 2014 - Pittsfield, MA Effort to close N. Adams hospital ER back in court today
Lawyers for the state attorney generaland#8217;s office and for Northern Berkshire Health and Berkshire Medical Center are heading back to Superior Court this afternoon in response to a request to revise a temporary restraining order and immediately close North Adams Regional Hospital's emergency department, according to a press release from the Massachusetts Nurses Association.
03, Apr 2014 - Pittsfield, MA Injunction keeps NARH ER open, for now
A Massachusetts superior court judge on Thursday issued a temporary injunction that will keep the emergency room at North Adams Regional Hospital open for at least one more week.
01, Apr 2014 - Pittsfield, MA NW Massachusetts' regional hospital closes
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. (AP) — Financially troubled North Adams Regional Hospital shut down Friday, and Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley said her office would conduct an investigation into the actions that led to "this rapid closure."
01, Apr 2014 - Pittsfield, MA Massachusetts hospital ordered to keep emergency room open
A judge’s temporary order continues essential health services at North Adams Regional Hospital.