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Third Thursday Returns For 13th Year

The longstanding summer street festival Third Thursday returns this month. The event is held throughout the summer on North Street. The city's main thoroughfare is completely shut down and filled with vendors, food, music, and entertainment. It brings thousands of people to the city's downtown every third Thursday of the month from May until September.

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Habitat Makes Urgent Repairs to Pittsfield Home

Britton Street resident John Carey said what happened to his home is "the American way." The elderly veteran is living in the home his grandfather had built. But, it was getting old and falling into disrepair and Carey simply couldn't come up with what was needed to make those fixes.

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North Adams Hosts Eighth Annual Motorama on Sunday

Last year's Motorama brought more than 500 vehicles to the streets of North Adams, and this year hopes to draw record attendance. Those interested in exhibiting their vehicles can register beginning at 7:30 a.m. the day of the event. The cost to enter a vehicle is $15, but the public can enjoy the event free of charge.

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Cheshire Holding Expanded Cruz Nite This Weekend

This Saturday's Cruz Night will have a historical twist to mark the town's 225th anniversary: a Civil War re-enactment encampment on the grounds of Cheshire School.

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Recovery Event Calls for 'Audacious Hope' to Prevent Drug Abuse

Nearly 200 people gathered at Colegrove Park on Saturday with the "audacious hope" that their loved ones, friends and neighbors can overcome the scourge of addiction.

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Annual Vigil, Walk Making Substance Abuse Recovery Visible

Saturday's event highlight the path to freedom from addiction at the family friendly event with representatives from local resource groups, speakers, a walk down main street, music and activities. Northern Berkshire Community Coalition is the lead this year but Kenna Waterman's Have Hope Initiative again will have a "Wall of Recovery."

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North Adams Hosts 7th Annual Motorama

The city of North Adams, will host its 7th annual Motorama on Sunday, Aug. 27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the downtown.

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Tyler Street Community Mural Unveiling Slated for Saturday

Goodwill officials and Pittsfield Mayor Linda M. Tyer will unveil the mural in conjunction with the Pittsfield Better Block celebration that will follow from noon to 7 p.m. on Saturday.

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