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September 21, 2011
WESTFIELD, Mass. -- Receiving Social Security benefits and other forms of government aid should not prevent residents in Berkshire and Franklin counties from applying for or receiving disaster...
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September 21, 2011
Westfield, Mass. -- The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) at the Housatonic Community Center, 1064 Main Street in Great Barrington, will close permanently at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, September 27, disaster...
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September 20, 2011
WESTFIELD, Mass. -- When individuals apply for federal and state disaster assistance, there may be an expectation that disaster recovery programs will provide all the funds needed to recover from the...
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September 20, 2011
WESTFIELD, Mass. -- U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) low-interest disaster loans are not limited to just business owners. They are also a main source of aid for individuals and families with...
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September 16, 2011
WESTFIELD, Mass. -- Fears that there will not be enough money to assist everyone in Berkshire and Franklin counties affected by Tropical Storm Irene during the August 27-29 period are misleading,...
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September 16, 2011
WESTFIELD, Mass. -- Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) are now open in five locations in Berkshire and Franklin counties to help those whose homes or businesses were affected by Tropical Storm Irene....
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September 16, 2011
WESTFIELD, Mass. -- Federal Disaster Unemployment Assistance is available to anyone who lives or works in Berkshire and Franklin counties and who lost work as a direct result of Tropical Storm Irene...
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September 14, 2011
WESTFIELD, Mass. -- More than $1.3 million in federal assistance has been approved to help individuals with disaster expenses just two weeks after President Obama declared a federal disaster for...
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September 13, 2011
WESTFIELD, Mass. -- When disaster strikes, the first reaction is to address personal and family safety issues, followed by a concern for material losses. There is a federal disaster program --...
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September 12, 2011
WESTFIELD, Mass. -- A disaster recovery center (DRC) is opening in Great Barrington on Tuesday, September 13, to help those whose homes or businesses were affected by Tropical Storm Irene. The center...
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