Mass DPH Will Be Conducting Cancer Evaluation of PCB Exposure
They are planning on looking at four of the six cancer types evaluated previously in a 2002 report: breast cancer, liver cancer, and non-Hodgkins lymphoma. Reportedly, epidemiological literature shows some evidence of association of these cancers with exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs.
Starbucks Targeting Former Friendly’s Location in Lee
Sitting on the desk of the Lee Planning Board is a proposal to develop the former Friendly’s on Housatonic street into a stand-alone Starbucks according to an article in The Berkshire Eagle.  The Planning Board was presented a proposal by the Charles River Realty Group earlier t…
15-Year Project for the Housatonic River Cleanup
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will be overseeing the $576 million dollar cleanup of the Housatonic River over the next 15 years according to an article in iBerkshire.com.
Following year of studies and negotiations, a "Revised Permit" was issued under the Resource Conserva…

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