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Huge Turnout For 3rd Annual 'Grill & Spill' Skateboard Event

The largest crowd ever amassed at the North Adams Skateboard Park came together on Thursday to celebrate the third annual “Grill & Spill” skateboard event.

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Pittsfield Hosting Firefighter Challenge Race This Weekend

Firefighters from all over will swarm Pittsfield next weekend to test their skills against each other. The Firefighter Combat Challenge is an obstacle course that designed to test firefighters on different tasks they've had to accomplish immediately on the scene of a fire - whether than be rolling out a hose or carrying a victim. Wearing full geat the firefighters will race each other up a five-story tower with a hose, hoist hoses from the ground, hop I-beams, drag hoses, and carry a 175-poun

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McCann Robotics Team Going to State Competition

The McCann Technical School students have been busy the past few weeks perfecting their champion robot "Bucket O' Bolts."

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Cheshire Water Fails to Make Finals in National Competition

Cheshire had high hopes of making it into the finals but, alas, this wasn't the year. The five semi-finalists chosen were from Iowa, Louisana, North Dakota, Maryland, and Wisconson.

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Cheshire Water to Compete in National Taste Test

The Cheshire Water Department will represent the Bay State next week at the D.C.'s Rural Water Rally Great American Taste Test.

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Tyer Pitches 'Life Academy for Young Women' In Bloomberg's Challenge

Mayor Linda Tyer is pitching the creation of a residential "life academy" aimed to help the city's young women find success. The proposal was made to the Bloomberg Philanthropies Mayor's Challenge, a national competition which could lead to as much as a $5 million prize to implement the idea.

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