Not a member? Become one today!
         iBerkshires     Berkshire Chamber     MCLA     City Statistics    
Community Members Seek to Rescue Clarksburg Senior Center
Three COA board members — Barbara King in green, Lily Kuzia in back and Shirley Therrien, right — explain why they disbanded.  CLARKSBURG, Mass. — News of the looming closure of the Senior Center last week has prompted a group of community members to mount a
North Adams Airport Hopes to Restaurant Operating Next Summer
The Airport Commission established a subcommittee to develop a request for proposals for a restaurant in the new airport terminal. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The city hopes to release a request for proposals for the airport terminal restaurant in the fall.   The Airport Commission agreed Tuesday to form a
Memorial Statue Unveiled at North Adams Library
Mary Ann Abuisi displays an image of the bronze plaque that will be added to the statue of two children reading.   NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The late Judith Ann "Jody" LaFortune Gottwald will be remembered for her love of books, reading and libraries.    The city native was memorialized
McGuire Scores 45 in Drury's Giorgi League Win
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. -- Scott McGuire Jr. scored 45 points and grabbed 11 rebounds Thursday to lead Drury to a 68-45 win over Hoosac Valley in the John Giorgi Summer Basketball League.   McGuire also blocked a couple of shots for the Blue Devils in the win at the Armory.   Izaha Stubbs scored 25 points for Hoosac
The Independent Investor: Paid Family & Medical Leave Overdue
Paid family and medical leave are long-overdue in this country   What do the United States, Papua New Guinea and Oman have in common? Those are the only three countries in the world that do not legally obligate employers or taxpayers to pay for maternity leave.   Many American businesspeople will hide behind a
Clarksburg Sets Vote for School Merger Proposal
CLARKSBURG, Mass. — The Select Board on Wednesday afternoon set the date for a special town meeting to vote on the next steps toward a school district merger with Stamford, Vt.    The special town meeting will take place on Wednesday, July 31, at 6:30 p.m. at Clarksburg School.    Stamford last week
1 Comment
Great Music and More at Tanglewood, Sevenars, Berkshire High Peaks Festival
As Tanglewood enters its third week, stellar performances will take center stage in Ozawa Hall and in the Koussevitsky Shed. Why go? To experience world-class instrumental soloists, the Boston Symphony and the Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra perform chamber and orchestral masterworks by iconic masters Schumann, Brahms, Ravel, Shostakovich,
Studs Turkel Makes Music, Caroline Rose Switches Genres and More
A wonderful pops and dance week in the Berkshires is upon us. There is an original musical based on Studs Terkel's amazing oral history "Working," folk and pop acts at the highest level, Mark Morris at the Pillow, and twilight jazz on Edith Wharton's terrace. The pluses outweigh the minuses — the main minus being
Estate Plans Can Help You Answer Questions About the Future
The word "estate" conjures images of great wealth, which may be one of the reasons so many people don't develop estate plans. After all, they're not rich, so why make the effort? In reality, though, if you have a family, you can probably benefit from estate planning, whatever your asset level. And you may well find that a
Dalton Softball Tourney to Highlight Busy Weekend in Youth Sports
“Lazy days of summer”? Not for local youngsters on a variety of travel sports teams.   This weekend will be filled with tournament play on softball and baseball diamonds near and far.   One of the biggest local softball events of the year gets under way on Friday in Dalton, where 26 teams will compete in
Page 1 of 286 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11 ... 286 is owned and operated by: Boxcar Media 102 Main Sreet, North Adams, MA 01247 -- T. 413-663-3384 F.413-664-4251
© 2011 Boxcar Media LLC - All rights reserved