|Berkshire County EMS Sets Annual Banquet, Expo
The Emergency Medical Services of Berkshire County will be holding its EMS Expo this Sunday, May 19, at the Berkshire Mall in Lanesborough from 11 to 6.
North Adams Happenings: May 15-21
Meet up at the North Adams Public Library for a fun and family friendly bike ride around North Adams.
Williamstown Man Energizing Boston Club for Impaired Runners
"As I was coming home with my wife that evening ... it struck me that there were all these people who were injured by the shrapnel." — Hank Art 10 Comments
BRTA Details Phased Plan for Adding Buses, Routes
"I think we're cautiously optimistic with the way things are going." — Robert Malnati
Guest Column: Don't Let The Summer End
Talk about a mind twister. I remember walking toward Spring whispering to myself: "Austin wants a Joanne, Olympia wants a Jimmy." 1 Comment
Wild Acres to Host Youth Fishing Derby
The conservation commission and Lyon Aviation will sponsor a youth fishing derby on Saturday, May 25, at Wild Acres.
Free Boat Inspections Offered in Pittsfield
The Berkshire Sail and Power Squadron, a unit of the United States Power Squadron, will offer free boat inspections.
Pittsfield Police Honor Nation's Fallen Officers
"The sacrifices that these officers made and those of their survivors, family and colleagues cannot and must not be forgotten." — Chief Michael Wynn
Williamstown Agrees to Accept FEMA Grant
"At some point, they're going to ask us, 'Where is it? We sent you a document worth $6 million, and you haven't returned it.' " — Peter Fohlin 6 Comments
Lanesborough Selectman Resigning For School Committee Run
Barton was elected to the three-year seat in 2011 in a write-in campaign to defeat then incumbent Joseph Szczepaniak.
North Adams Merchants Preparing for Solid Sound Arrival
"We want people to spend money. We want tourists." — Jonathan Secor 2 Comments
MCLA Rugby Club 2-1 With Win Over Southern Vt.
"There had been several attempts over the years to resurrect the program, but nothing ever came of it." — Glenn Lawson
Richmond's Light Metal, Bulky Waste Day Set for May 25
The town will have a light metal and bulky day at the Highway Department's Garage Area on Saturday, May 25, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Berkshire Bank Names Five Employees Volunteers of the Year
Berkshire Bank announced that five of its employees have been recognized for outstanding community service and named Berkshire Bank's Volunteers of the Year.
Pine Cobble Pupils Recognized in State Writing Competition
"I'm thrilled for these students. Writing well requires taking risks. It demands a thoughtful creative process and extensive editing." — Sue Wells
Mount Greylock High Hosts Music, Environment Residency
"This residency and collaboration is a tremendous opportunity for our students and school community ... ." — Kate Caton
North Adams Sets Information Session on Summer Season
Business owners, local artists, neighbors and interested residents are invited to attend. 1 Comment
Williamstown Community Chest to Honor Yamamoto
"I think she's a person who can see both sides of a situation. That's a great skill to have." — Susan Puddester 2 Comments
That's Life: A Mother's Pride
When Jennifer calls me, I invariably feel out of breath when I hang up. No, I don't talk too much, I'm just suffering vicarious exhaustion.
Downtown Farmers Market Opens In Pittsfield
"We are so excited for opening day. This has been a labor of love." — Jess Conzo. 4 Comments
Berkshires Effort Seeks to Aid One Fund, Connect Community
"I was thinking about this family and about what they must be going through." — Fidel Moreno
Coalition Forum Addresses Physician Recruiting Difficulties
"We have a tremendous amount to offer. So it's not about that offer, it's about the shortage." — Timothy Jones
Downtown Pittsfield Gets a Spring Cleaning
"You don't see how much there is until you are in it." — Kristine Hurley
Clarksburg Pupils Participate in Bike to School Day
"This is wonderful. This is a good, fresh start to getting healthier kids into our school system." — state Rep. Gailanne Cariddi 4 Comments
Pittsfield Farmers Market Opens Saturday
Join us tomorrow, May 11, for the opening of the NEW Downtown Pittsfield Farmers Market!