Not a member? Become one today!
         iBerkshires     Berkshire Chamber     Berkshire Community College     City of Pittsfield    
Local Author Receives New England Public Radio's Arts and Humanities Award
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Children's book author and literacy advocate Ty Allan Jackson of Pittsfield, Mass., was honored last week by New England Public Radio in a ceremony at The Log Cabin in Holyoke. Jackson, along with two other recipients — illustrator Barry Moser and the Northampton Jazz Workshop -- was presented with an
1 Comment
Berkshire Natural Resources Council President to Depart
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Berkshire Natural Resources Council president Tad Ames will depart the organization on December 31, 2017, after more than 27 years of service, the last 16 as president. Ames said that he has made the decision to resign from BNRC in order to make a change in his professional career and to seek new
Cultural Pittsfield This Week: June 2-8
Pittsfield Suns Return Saturday Night For Sixth Season
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Pittsfield Suns General Manager Kristen Huss says the ballclub has found the formula for success and is continuing to improve it.   The Futures Collegiate Baseball League team will call Wahconah Park home for the sixth consecutive summer. The home opener is Saturday night and Huss said each year the
'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales': Many Asleep in the Deep
I'm not going to do it. I'm not going to over-analyze "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales." I do that whenever I can't fathom for the love of me why someone would want to see the second-rate movie in question. After all, directors Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg's rambling, rambunctious and
The Independent Investor: Elder Care in an Age of Confusion
Many Americans confess that they are confused when faced with the myriad Medicare choices available to them. Others are simply not planning, nor saving enough to meet the challenge of health care costs in old age. In response, a whole new industry has sprung up nationwide.   It's called "life care planning," an
State Police Seek Information on Credit Card Fraud Suspects
The State Police Detective Unit assigned to Hampden District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni's office is seeking the public's help in identifying three individuals authorities believe to be involved in numerous credit card fraud cases in Western and central Massachusetts, Connecticut, and possibly Rhode Island. The credit
BMC Nurses Reject Hospital's 'Best and Final' Offer
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The registered nurses at Berkshire Medical Center have rejected the hospital's "best and final offer."   The union put the hospital's offer to a member vote on Wednesday and the nurses rejected the offer by an overwhelming margin. Massachusetts Nursing Association spokesman
Guest Column: Time to Reassess growth Across the Commonwealth
The Massachusetts budget process demonstrates economic progress does not always create revenue for the commonwealth. Total employment is eclipsing previous highs, unemployment rates are below 4 percent, and per capita state GDP is strong. Yet the state's budget is difficult to balance and news stories about revenue shortfalls feel like
1 Comment
Law Enforcement Golf Tournament Supports Child Abuse Victims
Steve DelNegro and Chris Ware's team. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The 25th annual Berkshire County Law Enforcement Golf Tournament (BCLEGT) to benefit victims of child abuse will be held on Thursday, June 2. Local law enforcement, prosecutors and members of the community will tee it up at Berkshire Hills Country Club to
1 Comment
Page 10 of 266... 5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15 ... 266 is owned and operated by: Boxcar Media 106 Main Sreet, P.O. Box 1787 North Adams, MA 01247 -- T. 413-663-3384 F.413-664-4251
© 2008 Boxcar Media LLC - All rights reserved