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The Independent Investor: All You Need to Know About Medicare
More of us are signing up for Medicare every day. And like social security, there are plenty of unanswered questions for those of us who are beginning the process. There are plenty of places to seek answers, but how to separate facts from sales pitches from health insurance brokers is part of the problem. Here is a primer that may help you
High School Art Show Opens at Norman Rockwell Museum
STOCKBRIDGE, Mass. — The annual Berkshire County High School Art Show returns for its 31st year at Norman Rockwell Museum with a special exhibit opening to be held on Saturday, Feb. 4, from 2 to 4 p.m. Visitors can celebrate the creative talent on display from Berkshire County high schools, and meet the artists; original works in all
MCLA to Present Student Leadership Conference
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts will present the 22nd annual Leadership Conference, "100 Yards of Leadership," on Sunday, Feb. 5, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Amsler Campus Center Gym, when MCLA will welcome AJ Adams, an award-winning speaker, author and entrepreneur, as the keynote
Time to Gather Your Investment Tax Forms
The holidays are now a month behind us, which means it's about time for another season: tax season. While you may not find it particularly festive, you can get through this season with a minimum of stress – if you're organized. That means, among other things, you'll need to gather the correct forms in one place. And right
Advisers Lay Out Pittsfield's Financial Picture
Auditor Thomas Scanlon said the city needs to raise property values significantly in order to raise the levy ceiling.  PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The city's reserves are dwindling and the ability to tax is eroding away.   But buried under the financial struggles, a couple gems of optimism poked its head
Pittsfield Airport Study Group Looking to Balance Fee Changes
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Airport Study group is trying to find a balance between raising revenues to pay for operations while still remaining priced competitively.   The study group was formed by the request of three city councilors to take a deeper look at the airport's finances. The city has routinely budgeted about
Pittsfield Police Seeking Information on Appleton Ave Shooting
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Police are investigating another shooting incident in the city that injured a teenager. According to a press release by Lt. Gary Traversa, police responded to reports of shots fired in the area of Appelton Avenue and East Street shortly after midnight on Sunday morning. Patrol units canvassed the area for
Methuselah Ordered By Licensing Board To Donate Five-Days of Profits
On Monday Police released the video of the incident in which Shugrue says it is clear that the doorman asked the shooting victim for identification. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Instead of having her liquor license suspended for five days, Methuselah owner Yuki Cohen is donating the profits from those days to a local
Case Forced to Resign as DCR Regional Director
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Michael F. Case is out at the state Department of Conservation and Recreation less than a year after his appointment as western region director. According to The Boston Globe, Case was forced to resign Thursday after being confronted by DCR Commissioner Leo Roy after pornography was reportedly found on his
NAMI Berkshire County To Hold Cupcake Wars
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The National Alliance on Mental Illness, Berkshire County, is holding its third annual Cupcake Wars Fundraiser on Thursday, Feb. 2. Bakeries from throughout Berkshire County – including Linda's Pastries, Cakewalk Bakery & Cafe, and Gimme Some Sugar– will compete for the best cupcake in the
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