North Adams


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North Adams,

city (1990 pop. 16,797), Berkshire co., NW Mass., in the Berkshire Hills, on the Hoosic River near the Vt. border; settled c.1737, set off from Adams and inc. 1878. It is located in a summer resort and winter ski area. Manufactures include paper products, textiles, chemicals, and machinery. The Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (1999) and Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (1894) are in the city.
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Anderson received a Bachelor of Arts degree from North Adams State College in North Adams, MA, and a Master of Education from the University of South Carolina in Columbia, SC.
Syncarpha Capital and Pacolet Milliken have added three solar projects, located in the towns of Leominster, North Adams and Palmer, Massachusetts to their jointly owned solar portfolio, the companies said.
On days 1 and 2, I passed through Williamstown, North Adams and Adams, all old mill communities that have fallen into more turbulent times since the shoe and textile factories closed decades ago, but Williamstown has Williams College, North Adams has the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts and the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (aka Mass MoCA), and Adams is undergoing a downtown revitalization project.
Two towers collapsed atop Florida Mountain in North Adams, MA from a storm last weekend took Gamma Broadcasting's Classic Hits WUPE-FM Pittsfield, MA and translator W266AW for University of Massachusetts' WFCR-FM Amherst, MA off the air.
North Adams is easily accessible by car, or travelers may fly into Albany, Boston, or NYC airports and travel by train or bus to Pittsfield, where a short shuttle service is available to North Adams.
The Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative (MAeHC), a pioneer from the earliest era of HIE implementation efforts, provides an instructive success story through its North Adams eHX (electronic health exchange) program.
In 1989, North Adams Apartments Limited Partnership (Plaintiff) obtained an easement from the City of North Adams (City) to build a sewer system that would link Plaintiff's two parcels of land to the municipal sewer system.
RONDEAU, a freelance writer who lives in North Adams, Massachusetts.
If a student is frustrated or angry, you don't want just to fine them for swearing," says Timothy Jay, a psychology professor at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts in North Adams.
Will Durant was born in North Adams, Massachusetts, to French Canadian parents.
This summer, Lava's calendar has included performances at the Catskill Festival of New Theatre and the Michigan Womyn's Music Festival, and it hits the stage at the Mass MoCA in North Adams, Mass.
A complex arrangement including maps, historical documents hidden beneath wooden floorboards, and an informational poster, the installation pointedly juxtaposes the situation of laborers in deindustrialized North Adams with their disenfranchised Mexican counterparts, revealing disconcerting similarities--including rampant violence against women and the encroaching presence of Wal-Mart.