Connect Publications (allegrone.com) The lastest news, blogs, etc from Allegrone Companies 2018 Allegrone Companies 1440 iMarc flourish plugin fpORMRSS v1.0 en-US Mon, 20 Aug 2018 12:23:01 EDT Allegrone to Redevelop the Historic Wright Building Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/north_street_property.jpg" alt="Wright Building " /></p> <p><span>We have big plans to redevelop 255 North St. into beautiful</span><span> 16 to 20 market-rate apartments as well as 12,000 square feet of retail space! </span></p> <p>---</p> <p>Click <strong>read more </strong>down below to learn more about this exciting new project. </p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/314-allegrone_to_redevelop_the_historic_wright_building/detail Allegrone at Austen Riggs Center! Mon, 09 Jul 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/austin_riggs.png" alt="Austin riggs" /></p> <p><span>Austen Riggs director of facilities, Pam Sandler,  architect; project manager Joseph Simon,  assistant project manager Kelly Funk, and site supervisor Clayton Babcock (<a href="https://www.high-profile.com/austen-riggs-ctr-to-renovate/">Source</a> / photo by Nadine Desautels) </span></p> <p>---</p> <p><span><span>Another exciting project in the works for Allegrone. The scope entails the renovation and improvement to two historic buildings on Main Street, which the Austen Riggs Center uses as patient residences.</span></span></p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/312-allegrone_at_austen_riggs_center/detail Allegrone Partners with Berkshire Habitat for Humanity to Create Net Zero Housing Wed, 13 Jun 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/berkshire_habitat.png" alt="Berkshire Habitat" /></p> <p>Last week, 196 volunteers successfully built 72 panels & 20 window assemblies for Central Berkshire Habitat for Humanity's Gordon Deming condominium project, to provide net zero housing for six families.</p> <p>Shout-out to Anthony Allegrone for providing detail drawings of the panels, and a big thank you to everyone at Berkshire Bank for their "Xtraordinary" service and support!</p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/313-allegrone_partners_with_berkshire_habitat_for_humanity_to_create_net_zero_housing/detail 30th Annual Paul & Niki Tsongas Awards “The Next Generation” Fri, 11 May 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/paulandniki1.jpg" alt="PaulNiki1" /></p> <p>We're proud to announce that Lou E. Allegrone has been selected as a honoree for the 2018 Paul and Niki Tsongas awards to celebrate "The Next Generation" of leaders who will push preservation forward! </p> <p>---</p> <p>For more information on the 2018 Paul and Niki Tsongas awards, click<strong> read more </strong>down below. </p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/311-30th_annual_paul_niki_tsongas_awards_the_next_generation/detail Abby's House for the Future Mon, 30 Apr 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/d5agsfzrO3g" frameborder="0" width="623" height="454"></iframe></p> <p><span>"The goal is to increase the comfort and accessibility for its current and future residences." </span></p> <p><span>Watch to learn more about our exciting work with Abby's House, featuring our very own Michael Coppinger! </span></p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/310-abbys_house_for_the_future/detail Allegrone in the News: Former Berkshire Place to Transform Back to Independent Senior Living Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/berkshire_place_south.jpg" alt="Berkshire Place South " /></p> <p><span>Allegrone is set to renovate and transform this 130-year-old building back into senior living units.</span></p> <p>--</p> <p>For more information, click <strong>read more </strong>down below. </p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/309-allegrone_in_the_news_former_berkshire_place_to_transform_back_to_independent_senior_living/detail Abby's House Renovations Underway Wed, 11 Apr 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/abbyshouse1_copy1.jpg" alt="Abby's House " /></p> <p><span>Time to get to work!  Our team will modernize the Abby's House High Street facility, to increase the number of housing units and make improvements long needed to the nearly 100-year-old building.</span></p> <p>---</p> <p>Click <strong>read more </strong> down below to learn about the project. </p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/308-abbys_house_renovations_underway/detail Industry News: Zero-energy buildings see big boost Wed, 28 Mar 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/zero_energy_buildings.jpg" alt="Zero Energy" /></p> <p>Did you know?</p> <p>Education, offices and multifamily comprise 72% of zero-energy commercial buildings. Of the verified structures, 1% are more than 100,000 square feet while 18% of emerging buildings are in the same size category.</p> <p>---</p> <p>Click <strong>read more </strong>down below to learn more! </p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/307-industry_news_zero-energy_buildings_see_big_boost/detail Project Spotlight: GB Private Residence Wed, 14 Mar 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/jordahl_residence.jpg" alt="Jordahl Residence" /></p> <p><span class="_5afx"><span class="_58cl _5afz">#</span><span class="_58cm">kitchengoals</span></span></p> <p>Another beautiful Berkshire residence completed by Allegrone.</p> <p>---- </p> <p>Check out our other completed <a href="http://www.allegronehomebuilders.com/projects/">residential projects</a>! </p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/306-project_spotlight_gb_private_residence/detail Past Meets Present - Onota 74 Residences Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:00:00 EST <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/onota_before_after.jpg" alt="Onota Before After " /></p> <p>"It has been said that, at it’s best, preservation engages the past in a conversation with the present over a a mutual concern for the future."</p> <p>Past meets present. The historic Onota building remains as a prominent structure, iconic to downtown Pittsfield.</p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/305-past_meets_present-onota_74_residences/detail Industry News: Amazon Go Opens Cashier-Less Store in Seattle Fri, 26 Jan 2018 12:00:00 EST <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/amazon_go.jpg" alt="Amazon" /></p> <p><span>E-commerce giant Amazon opened the first fully automated walk-in grocery store, Amazon Go, in downtown Seattle to the public earlier this week. The high-tech convenience store uses sensors, computer vision, and deep learning for a more streamlined customer experience that eliminates the need for cashiers or checking out.</span></p> <p>Read more about it at <a href="http://www.architectmagazine.com/technology/this-week-in-tech-amazon-go-opens-cashier-less-store-in-seattle_o">ARCHITECT</a> Magazine. </p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/301-industry_news_amazon_go_opens_cashier-less_store_in_seattle/detail Renovations to the Ford-Lincoln Dealership Complete Mon, 15 Jan 2018 12:00:00 EST <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/fordlincoln.jpg" alt="fordlincoln" /></p> <p>New year, new space!</p> <p>The Johnson Ford-Lincoln Dealership down in Pittsfield underwent interior and exterior renovations to their showroom and offices.</p> <p>Shout-out to our project team on a job well done:<span class="text_exposed_show"><br />Joe Simon - Project Manager<br />Lou J Allegrone - Project Executive<br />Anthony Allegrone - Architect</span></p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/302-renovations_to_the_ford-lincoln_dealership_complete/detail Industry News: The Influential Winners of the 2017 Beazley Design Awards Wed, 03 Jan 2018 12:00:00 EST <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/designs_2017.jpg" alt="Designs2017" /></p> <p><span>"Not only is this a striking and already iconic structure at the heart of America's capital, but it's the realisation of an entire century of planning, rejection, political opposition and finally collaborative execution"</span></p> <p>Check out the winners of the 2017 <span> </span><a href="https://www.archdaily.com/tag/designs-of-the-year-awards" target="_blank">Beazley Design of the Year</a> at ArchDaily. </p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/303-industry_news_the_influential_winners_of_the_2017_beazley_design_awards/detail The Joy of Giving: The Annual Allegrone Gift Drive Fri, 22 Dec 2017 12:00:00 EST <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/christmas_2017.jpg" alt="Christmas2017" /></p> <p>We might need a bigger tree...!</p> <p>Tis' the season of giving; in collaboration with the Berkshire Community Action Council, The Salvation Army, The Christian Center and the Eagle Santa Fund, our jolly old team worked diligently to round up gifts for kids in our community.</p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/304-the_joy_of_giving_the_annual_allegrone_gift_drive/detail Leaving a Legacy: The Wendy Allegrone-Leslie Scholarship Tue, 28 Nov 2017 12:00:00 EST <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/wendyscholarship.jpg" alt="Wendy" /></p> <p>We’d like to congratulate Wendy Allegrone for her 13 years of hard work and dedication to the Boys and Girls Club of Assabet Valley. As the club's Executive Director, Wendy has changed the lives of families alike with her passion and drive to bring exceptional programming to the community. </p> <p>As her legacy, the club is naming a scholarship in her honor: the Wendy Allegrone-Leslie Scholarship! </p> <p>---</p> <p>Link to the full Clinton Wicked Local article <a href="http://clinton.wickedlocal.com/news/20171127/assabet-boys-amp-girls-club-holds-service-award-ceremony">HERE</a>. </p> http://www.allegrone.com/connect/300-leaving_a_legacy_the_wendy_allegrone-leslie_scholarship/detail