Here is an article quoting Buddy Lewis, owner of the Pittsfield Colonials (Can-Am League), promising to keep the Colonials in Pittsfield for the rest of the 2011 season:
Of interest is the possible $600,000 loss which the team could face this season. It will be interesting to see how the team attempts to offset this number with its promotions during the rest of the year.
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