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Letter: Say No to Immigration, Yes to Making...
Letters to the Editor
PITTSFIELD - 03-21-2017 - What needs to happen is the "Mayor" should be protecting who is already here. The reason she got into office. This city...
'Logan': Makes Some Sharp Points
By Michael S. Goldberger
PITTSFIELD - 03-09-2017 - No longer is there is simply black, white and gray, but rather, an acknowledgment of something more complicated. For...
'Get Out': Guess Who's Coming to be Terrorized?
By Michael S. Goldberger
NORTH ADAMS - 03-02-2017 - Daniel Kaluuya's Chris Washington, an African-American photographer of some note, has been invited by Allison Williams'...
'Lion': A Prince of the Jungle
By Michael S. Goldberger
WILLIAMSTOWN - 02-24-2017 - Fortunately, Saroo is too young to be afflicted with this rabid pessimism currently masquerading as populism. Fully in...
Letter: firefighters
Letters to the Editor
PITTSFIELD - 02-17-2017 - Congratulation to the nine all white male firefighter that Pittsfield just hired with federal funds and to the City's...
Letter: Adams-Cheshire at a Cross Road
Letter to the Editor
CHESHIRE - 02-15-2017 - Nearly 50 years ago, the two communities came together to form one regional school district. That district has endured...
Letter: Quitting Smoking the 'Perfect Valentine's...
Letter to the Editor
ADAMS - 02-10-2017 - February is American Heart Month, so before you think about what kind of flowers or type of candy to buy for...
'The Comedian': Requiem for a Funnyman
By Michael S. Goldberger
WILLIAMSTOWN - 02-09-2017 - I've become magnanimous. All of which is my diplomatic, if not entirely apologetic way of touting a film that many of...
'20th Century Women': Vive la Différence
By Michael S. Goldberger
NORTH ADAMS - 02-03-2017 - The literary conceit is that women hold the secrets to the life force, or that they are at least more interesting than...
Letter: Closing Plunkett School Short-Sighted
Letters to the Editor
ADAMS - 01-30-2017 - The problems plaguing this region have been well documented in many forums: declining and aging population, declining...
'The Founder': The Original Hamburglar
By Michael S. Goldberger
PITTSFIELD - 01-27-2017 - It gets you thinking what you might have done, and wondering if you ever passed up such a seemingly divine signal. For...
'Manchester by the Sea': Set your Movie GPS
By Michael S. Goldberger
PITTSFIELD - 12-21-2016 - An intermeshing of various, different periods of Lee's life, while always returning to the present, smartly serves the...
'Nocturnal Animals': Subspecies: Human
By Michael S. Goldberger
PITTSFIELD - 12-15-2016 - Good thing this is merely the fiction within a novel that Susan, the female lead in director Tom Ford's "Nocturnal...
Guest Column: Getting Smart About Art
Guest Column
NORTH ADAMS - 12-13-2016 - It is obvious that offering art to students is incredibly important to shaping the student experience, and thus the...
Guest Column: Education Task Force Misconceptions...
Guest Column
NORTH ADAMS - 12-13-2016 -
'Rules Don't Apply': The Politics of Entitlement
By Michael S. Goldberger
NORTH ADAMS - 12-09-2016 - At worst this is a mostly harmless, self-deluding sort of identification, and not the far-flung type that props up...
'Moonlight': Illuminating
By Michael S. Goldberger
PITTSFIELD - 12-01-2016 - It is a subtlety among the ferocity, a nod to the human heart and that universal longing oft referred to as love....
Guest Column: Going to the Dogs

NORTH ADAMS - 11-28-2016 - Years ago, cities and towns started eliminating the swimming pools and skating rinks and it's time to start eliminating...
'Bleed for This': Middleweight Contender
By Michael S. Goldberger
NORTH ADAMS - 11-26-2016 - Based on a true story, the travail that was "The Pazmanian Devil's" career should please boxing fans who know the...
Letter: Condemn Trump/Bannon
Letters to the Editor
NORTH ADAMS - 11-26-2016 - I stood before this City Council in 2003 to ask the council to stand with other communities, to pass a resolution...
Letter: Thanks for Quitting Smoking
Letters to the Editor
PITTSFIELD - 11-21-2016 - This Thanksgiving season, I'd like to remind readers to thank a co-worker, friend or family member who has quit...
Guest Column: Massachusetts Stands For Civil Rights,...
By Senate President Stan Rosenberg
NORTH ADAMS - 11-17-2016 - Over the last week, I have heard many heart-wrenching stories about children and adults expressing their sadness and...
Letter: Negative Campaigning Is Not a Treat
Letters to the Editor
WILLIAMSTOWN - 11-05-2016 - When one of the authors of this letter went to a friend's party after trick-or-treating, he found a pack of M&Ms in his...
Letter: Pittsfield Giving Away Money to Wealthy Mass...
Letters to the Editor
PITTSFIELD - 11-02-2016 - I have been hearing from a lot of Pittsfield residents about things that are wrong in Pittsfield. Surely, no city is...
Letter: Vote Yes on Pittsfield's Question 5
Letters to the Editor
PITTSFIELD - 11-02-2016 - I'm a local real estate broker/owner of Gile Real Estate. As a broker, I see the money that we've given to other...
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G Basketball: Hoosac Valley...
Mendel scored 22 points -- including four first-half...
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High School Bowling 2017
The annual high school state bowling championships were...
B Basketball: Taconic vs...
The senior-laden Taconic squad saw its Western...
G Basketball: Pittsfield vs...
The PHS sophomore Lexi Garvey scored 25 points and grabbed...
B Basketball: Mount Greylock...
The Palmer boys basketball team defeated Mount Greylock,...
G Basketball: South Hadley vs...
Field had an assist on a basket by co-captain Kailynne...
G Basketball: Quagboag vs Lee
Emma Stanton scored 27 points Saturday morning to lead the...
G Basketball: Mahar vs Hoosac...
The Mahar girls basketball made a fatal mistake on Thursday...
B Basketball: Wahconah vs...
Patrick Storie scored 25 points -- including four free...
B Basketball: Palmer vs Drury
The Palmer boys basketball team Wednesday used an 18-5...
Skiing: State Alpine Ski Meet
Tanner Hill won the individual slalom title and led the...
G Basketball: Pittsfield vs...
Pittsfield High senior Peyton Steinman scored 35 points...
G Basketball: Monson vs Lee
Seniors Karli Retzel and Kendra Williams scored the final...
B Basketball: South Hadley vs...
DeMartino open on the wing who knocked down the 3-pointer...
Hoosac Valley Girls Fall in...
Kailynne Frederick and Fallon Field, who left the game in...
G Basketball: Hoosac Valley...
Mendel scored 22 points -- including four first-half...
G Basketball: Pittsfield vs...
Medfield Tops Pittsfield in State Semi-Final, final margin...
High School Bowling 2017
The annual high school state bowling championships were...
B Basketball: Taconic vs...
The senior-laden Taconic squad saw its Western...
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