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Review: 'West Side Story' at Barrington Stage: Wow!
Robert La Fosse choreographed 'West Side Story' at Barrington Stage. Surely you know the song "Maria" from "West Side Story: "Maria, the most beautiful sound I ever heard, Maria. I've just met a girl named Maria ..." It has been recorded by Johnny Mathis, Dave Brubeck, Placido Domingo and Jose
Cultural Pittsfield This Week: Aug. 10-16
NEXT THURSDAY, AUG. 16 is 3rd Thursday August's 3rd Thursday theme is "Touch a Truck" and will feature a concert with The Whiskey Treaty Roadshow! "Touch a Truck" is an event where kids (and adults) can see, touch, interact with and learn about dozens of cool
Coaching Continuity One of Keys to Pittsfield Little Leaguers' Success
PITTSFIELD, Mass. -- Peruse the rosters of the 12 teams competing at this week’s Little League Baseball Eastern Regional Tournament, and a common theme emerges.   The players and coaches frequently have the same last names.   In fact, 10 of those teams have at least one coach -- and sometimes all three -- who are
Veterans War Memorial Tower Rededicated as National Monument
DCR Commissioner Leo Roy accepts the national designation from John Monahan and Jennifer Pritzker from the World War I Centennial Commission. ADAMS, Mass. — In the 100 years since World War 1 came to an end, state officials and veterans groups have rededicated the War Memorial Tower several times.   Its
Lever Demo Day Celebrates Entrepreneurship
Jack Wadsworth, a Williams alum and owner of Porches, speaks about how 'lonely' he and his wife felt when they first began investing in North Adams. They don't feel that way anymore.  NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — From musical education to tiny houses, Thursday's Lever Demo Day was a celebration of the
The Independent Investor: Should You Pay Down Your Mortgage?
The Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017, together with rising interest rates have changed the calculus in determining whether to pay down your mortgage or let it ride. Let's examine the pros and cons.   Over the last 10 years, as interest rates fell to almost zero, it made total sense to pay off your high-interest mortgage. At the
Year-Long BHS Diabetes Prevention Program Seeking Participants
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Diabetes Education Program at Berkshire Health Systems is launching a year-long intensive program to help participants to prevent the onset of Type 2 diabetes. Space for this program is limited, and successful applicants will be accepted through a risk-assessment questionnaire. The program begins in
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BMC Prostate Cancer Support Group to Feature Speaker on Nutrition
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Prostate Cancer Support Group at Berkshire Medical Center will feature a guest speaker in September discussing Nutritional Concerns and Dietary Strategies for Prostate Cancer patients. The group will meet on Wednesday, Sept. 5, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the HEAL room at the BMC Cancer Center, Hillcrest Campus
Pittsfield Seeking New Location for Police Shooting Range
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Police are now looking for either a place outside the city limits or to build an indoor shooting range.   The Police Department halted live fire at the Utility Drive shooting range last month following objections from the neighbors. Police Chief Michael Wynn said a look at other city-owned properties
Defense, Homers Propel Pittsfield Little Leaguers to Regional Final
BRISTOL, Conn. — As Major League Baseball used to tell us, chicks dig the long ball.   But coaches and pitchers? They dig defense.   The Pittsfield American Little League had plenty of both on Wednesday afternoon.   Antonio Scalise and Evan Blake each homered, and the Americans turned three double
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