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Greylock After-Prom Auction Features 82 Items

If you did not catch last weekend's fund-raiser for the Mount Greylock After Prom program, you are in luck. There is plenty of time to get in on the action as more than 80 items are up for grabs in a charity auction to benefit the post-prom festivities.

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Empty Bowl Dinner to Raise Funds for Berkshire Food Project

For a $30 donation, guests can come to the First Congregational Church on Main Street and sample all these soups (including other interesting-sounding varieties like Tomato Cabbage and and Red Clam With Sausage), eaten in bowls created and donated by local potters bowls that the guests then get to take home with them "as a constant reminder" that not everyone in the community has enough to eat.

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Adams Conservation Commission Lifts Cease-Work Order on Coal & Grain Site

The Conservation Commission lifted the cease-work order on the former Hoosac Valley Coal and Grain property and determined the project is exempt from the Massachusetts Rivers Protection Act. The commission revisited Thursday the town's improper demolition of two building at the site and determined that it would have deemed the demolition acceptable.

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Williams Lego Challenge 'Bridges' Math, MLK, Charity

Last year it was a sturdy Star Destroyer, this year it was a fragile bridge across the massive fireplace in the Paresky Center. The building of the Lego Bridge on Jan. 18 was one of the focal points of the Williams College Winter Study course "The Mathematics of Lego Bricks," taught by associate math professor Steven Miller. The course often includes a time challenge.

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Northern Berkshire Santa Fund Kicks Off 2015 Campaign

Make sure to "like" our Facebook page, too! https://www.facebook.com/northernberkshiresantafund/

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6th Annual Cop On Top Returns To Pittsfield Walmart This Weekend

"It is the first time in six years we have two good days of weather." — Darren Derby.

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Two Fundraisers Planned For Local Girl's Walk to Cure Diabetes Team

Noelle's Belles is the team of Williamstown fourth-grader Noelle Dravis, who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes five years ago at the age of 4.

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Bidding Opens For Adams' Great Chair Auction

"I can't wait to bid on a chair myself ... for the office." — Tony Mazzucco

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Dance, Auction Benefits Berkshire Sanctuaries Education Program

"This year, we weren't able to do our canoe trips because we didn't have the funding. I'm going to do everything possible to remedy that." — Becky Cushing

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Pittsfield's Tyer Challenges Mayoral Candidates To Foot Race

"It's just meant to be something to celebrate Independence Day." — Linda Tyer

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Adams Youth Center Chair Auction Will Be Bigger This Year

"It involves the whole community and now it will be even bigger." — Sonia DiSanti

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'Dine & Donate' Events Support Berkshire Humane Society

Two local eateries will participating in the next round of Berkshire Humane Society's Restaurant Challenge.

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5K Race to Raise Funds For C.T. Plunkett Reading Program

"They are excited about running, and I am excited about reading." — Jill Pompi

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Berkshires Wake Up With Busy Spring Weekend

Come out and enjoy activities galore in the Berkshires this weekend.

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Williamstown Elementary School Third-Graders Host Pancake Breakfast

The breakfast is helping to fund the third-grade spring trip to Historic Deerfield Village, where they will visit re-creations of Native American sites as well as colonial homes.

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Cabaret Uncorked Returns This Weekend To Benefit MCP

"It is so important for our community to support local theater groups, because we literally couldn't continue without support." — Liz Urban

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Berkshire Athenaeum Hosts Golfing for Literacy Program

"Kids really enjoy it." — Karen Wallace

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Clarksburg Tabletop Hockey League Raffling NHL Items

"What their contributions will do is help me grow the club." — Michael Little

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Hardy Volunteers Polar Plunged for Special Olympics

Participants raised approximately $50,000 for the Special Olympics Massachusetts.

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Annual Father-Daughter Dance Comes Full Circle

"It brings people together for a night of dancing, prizes and fun, all while helping an organization in need." — Jennifer Bean

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Williamstown Man Wins Car Through Berkshire United Way Giveaway

"I'd just like to thank Johnson Ford, Greylock Federal Credit Union and the Berkshire United Way." — Michael Mroz

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NAMI Hosting 'Cupcake Wars' Fundraiser

"We were trying to think of something that wouldn't take a big bite out of our funds raised." — Deborah Sadowy-Dargie

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Adams Man Takes On The Boston Marathon For Good Cause

"I want to earn their donations. It's their hard-earned money, and I need to be out there doing the best I can."

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Pancake Breakfast Slated To Help Lanesborough Firefighter Beat Cancer

"He's a tough kid, a fighter." — PJ Pannesco

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Berkshire County UCP Holds Final Telethon

"We believe the community support is so solid that they'll be behind us with whatever we do." — Christine Singer

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