Not a member? Become one today!
         iBerkshires     Berkshire Chamber     Berkshire Community College     City of Pittsfield    
West Baseball Squad Wins Second at Bay State Games
WALTHAM, Mass. -- Three days into round robin play at the Bay State Games, the West squad has a 2-1 record after Wednesday's 10-8 win over Coastal.   West trailed, 6-3, in the fourh before exploding for seven runs. Northampton's John Ferrara started he rally with a lead-off double.   The West team features six
Pittsfield 15s Top North Adams in District 1 Tourney
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. -- The North Adams 15U Babe Ruth team fell to Pittsfield, 11-4, Wednesday evening in the District Tournament at Alcombright Field in North Adams.   Brandon Peaslee started it for the visitors in the top of the second inning, scoring the game's first run. Logan Tower then tied it in the second half of the
Berkshire County Kids' Place Secures $40,000 United Way Grant
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Berkshire United Way has awarded Berkshire County Kids’ Place $40,000 annually for support of mental health services for abused children in their Trauma Recovery Program. Berkshire County Kids' Place is a fully accredited Children's Advocacy Center. CAC's provide a safe, homelike atmosphere where
Pittsfield Affirmative Action Ordinance To Be Vetted
The Committee for Ordinances & Rules is delaying a recommendation on a new hiring policy until it can be publicly vetted. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — City Councilors on Monday asked for an additional month to begin a long awaited review of a proposed ordinance that would solidify an affirmative action
Community Groups Plan Rally In Response To Pittsfield Shooting
A group of community activist are holding a rally at the site of the shooting. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — It takes a village to raise a child.    In Pittsfield, many residents won't sit by idly when bad things happen. They are going to respond, become active in the lives of young people,
Tyer, Bianchi Battle Over Public Safety In Wake Of Shooting
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Fourth of July shooting may well have been the real start of the mayoral race.   The shooting left one man dead and four others injured — one of whom is still fighting for his life at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield.   Both incumbent Daniel
Pittsfield Election: Walto Takes Out Nomination Papers For Mayor
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Donna Walto has taken out nomination papers for what could be her fourth campaign for the corner office.   The founder of Berkshire Sightseeing Backroad Tour Co., a company running sightseeing tours of the county, took out nomination papers on Thursday. She lost campaigns for the corner office in 2005,
Sheffield Chef Brings 'Pop Up' Dining Experience To Berkshire County
Theo Friedman brings a course of food out to a dozen or so guests at Methuselah in Pittsfield.  PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Theo Friedman remembers when he was a teenager and made some cream puffs for his father's birthday - because that is the day he learned how to
1 Comment
Pittsfield 14s to Finish Game Suspended by 'Forfeit'
    UPDATE TUESDAY MORNING: PITTSFIELD, Mass. -- The Pittsfield 14s had a short-lived reign as champions of the Babe Ruth District 1 tournament.   Late Monday night, coach Eric Stone reported that Westfield was successful in its appeal of a decision that it needed to forfeit its game at
1 Comment
Man Remains In Critical Condition Following Pittsfield Shooting; Police To Boost Patrols
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Police say there will be increased patrols in the westside neighborhood where a 25-year-old man was killed and four others injured.   The shooting on the Fourth of July killed Ronald Pinel. District Attorney David Capeless' office said on Monday that Massachusetts Associate Chief Medical Examiner
Page 261 of 266... 256  257  258  259  260  261  262  263  264  265  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