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Pittsfield: OLLI at BCC announces winter courses
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Berkshire Community College is offering mature learners an opportunity to warm the mind, the curiosity and social connections during the winter months.
Humane Society's '100 Cats for Christmas' a big success
Soon after the Housatonic couple took in the 13-week old black kitten, they signed him up to be fixed through the Berkshire Humane Society's "100 Cats for Christmas."
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Great Barrington: Monument Valley announces honor roll
Monument Valley Regional Middle School has announced the honor roll for the first marking period of the 2013-2014 school year.
26 county food pantries given $1,000 each by Berkshire Bank Foundation
A week before Christmas, more than two dozen local organizations received a financial boost from a local bank to help feed the needy.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
After bitter cold, up to 6 inches of snow dumped on Berkshires
Bruce Smachetti, of Pittsfield, shovels snow on Tuesday afternoon. County communities received between 2 and 6 inches of snow after a morning where the temperatures struggled to reach zero degrees.
Berkshire Hills has until July 31 to pass Monument project or lose state support
The Berkshire Hills Regional School District has been given a clear choice: pass the failed high school renovation by July 31 or lose state funding for the project.
Berkshire Mall Cinema 10 : The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 3D 2:40, 3:40 & 9:50; The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 2D 11, 12, 2:10, 6:20, 7:20 & 9; Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas 12:30, 3:30, 7 & 9:30; Out of the Furnace 12:10, 2:50, 7:10 & 10; Frozen 2D 11:40, 2:20, 5, 7:40 & 10:15; Homefront 11:20 & 6:30; Delivery Man 12:20 & 3:20; The ... (more)
Sun Dec 15, 2013
New film fits Berkshires
For New York City filmmaker Anna Kerrigan, the location for her first feature-length film presented itself to her before the story.
Local hospitals honored
Berkshire Medical Center and Fairview Hospital in Great Barrington have been recognized as top performers on Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission, one of the country's leading accrediting organizations for hospitals.
Retail establishments relatively stable in Berkshires
Crawford Square has a new neighbor on North Street in Pittsfield -- Unusual Wedding Rings & More.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Great Barrington man arrested on child porn charges
Michael C. Cebula, of Brush Hill Road, is expected to be arraigned in Southern Berkshire District Court.
Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions
Douglas J. Rose sold property at 15-17 Elm St. Unit 15a, Adams, to Interstate Investment Group LLC, $10,000.
59 Castle Hill Ave Great Barrington
The charming side hall is an easy conversion to original single family on corner of Sumner and Castle Hill Avenue, ''On the Hill''.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
DCR Delivers Grants To Help Rural, Volunteer...
DCR Commissioner Jack Murray, left, New Marlborough Selectwoman Michele Shalaby, Great Barrington Fire Chief Charlie Burger, state Sen. Benjamin Downing and state Rep. William 'Smitty' Pignatelli on Wednesday for the grant announcement.
Stabbing trial is set
Two Connecticut men who allegedly stabbed and robbed someone last year in Great Barrington will receive back-to-back trials next month.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Four Berkshire County fire departments to share $68,000 in grant money
Christmas came early for four Berkshire County fire departments, who were selected for a share of $68,000 in grant funding.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Things to do
Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon pairs her propelling guitar and vocals with free-noise guitarist Bill Nace to present "Body/Head" Saturday night at 8, in the Hunter Center at MASS MoCA in North Adams.
Canyon Ranch reveals plan for high-end condos
The area's hospitality industry boom continued this week with the unveiling of a high-end condominium development for Canyon Ranch, the nationally known destination health and wellness resort catering to celebrities and the affluent.
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Snow powders the Berkshires
A heavier-than-expected snowfall coated the Berkshires on Tuesday, causing slick roads as temperatures fell from the low 30s into the mid-20s.
County Fare: Eye-opening trip to Ghana for Tyringham resident
Eagle reporter John Sakata recently caught up with Tyringham resident Benjamin Schaefer, a Drew University junior who traveled to the African nation of Ghana last summer, to learn about human development and health care there.