PHOTOS: Habitat for Humanity volunteers rehab home quickly for fire victims

Volunteers gather on their July 4 holiday to rehabilitate a home Habitat for Humanity home in Pittsfield. Though work on the house was scheduled to begin in the fall, the family that was to receive it was displaced from their home by a fire on June 23. Habitat for Humanity has since pushed up the timeline, calling volunteers to help renovate the home on Von Nida Ave. in the coming weeks.

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PHOTOS: Talking Bench dedication at Shakespeare & Co. in Lenox

Garden volunteers at Shakespeare & Company in Lenox spearheaded and effort to construct a 'talking bench' for the grounds' Shakespeare Garden. Visitors can push buttons on a computerized console to hear company actors spout famous lines of the Bard's verse.

PHOTOS: Whistler’s Mother at The Clark Art in Williamstown

James McNeill Whistler's 'Arrangement in Grey and Black, No. 1 (Portrait of the Artist’s Mother),' familiarly known as Whistler's Mother, will be on view July 4 – September 27.

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PHOTOS: Elm Street Java Coffee House damaged by fire

A destructive fire early Thursday morning was contained to the restaurant and did not spread to neighboring businesses in the building at the Elm Street Java Coffee House in Pittsfield.

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PHOTOS: Berkshire Scenic Railway replaces tracks

Work has begun to replace the track for the Hoosac Valley line of the Berkshire Scenic Railway.

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PHOTOS: Makers’ Mill

Makers’ Mill, in downtown North Adams, is a new working space for artists.

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