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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.
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.
A heavier-than-expected snowfall coated the Berkshires on Tuesday, causing slick roads as temperatures fell from the low 30s into the mid-20s.
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.
After more than two years of negotiations, the Board of Selectmen will meet today to vote on the sale of the town's old firehouse on Castle Street.
Berkshire Mall Cinema 10 : Out of the Furnace 1:20, 4:20 & 7:20; Black Nativity 1:10, 4:30 & 7:50; Frozen 3D 12:30, 3:25 & 7:10; Frozen 2D 12, 2:50 & 6:40; Homefront 1, 4:10 & 7:40; Delivery Man 12:50, 4 & 7:30; The Hunger Games: Catching Fire 11:50 a.m., 12:20, 3:10, 3:40, 6:30 & 7; Thor: The Dark World 2D 12:40, 3:50 & 6:50; Free Birds 12:10 & ... (more)
The Gospel Gang, a contemporary Christian/gospel choir, along with The Messengers, a men's gospel quartet, will present a "Gospel Christmas" to benefit the Emergency Oil Fund of the PACC and the Emergency Assistance Fund of Construct Inc. of Great Barrington.
Sitting cross-legged at Pittsfield-based Radiance Yoga, which he co-owns with business partner Gillian Gorman, he says yoga stripped of the avant guarde forms is a portal for "mental, physical, spiritual" well-being.
The town is making clear efforts to encourage its residents to utilize solar energy in the near future and has already received hundreds of positive responses.
"I think the culinary world is just exploding. People are much more open to trying different things," said Suzanna Bradley, pastry chef at Strega Prime, which serves a gingerbread cupcake with black licorice frosting.
Tchaikovsky's 'The Nutcracker,' 1:30 and 4:30 p.m. Colonial Theater, 111 South St. Pittsfield.
Pristine Home With Lots Of Charm. Fabulous chef's kitchen with a Viking gas stove, restaurant quality grill.Granite counters, Center Island.
Saturday, Dec. 7 , 10 to 3, family craft fair to benefit Hilltown Cooperative Charter Public School at the Brassworks, 132 Main St., Williamsburg; make-your-own gifts from chocolate dipped pretzels to wreaths to wind chimes, plus Scholastic books, raffles, baked goods, lunch.