The 413: What to Do
The North Adams Public Library will present a free Cabin Fever Concert tonight at 6:30, at 74 Church St., North Adams.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
The town, in cooperation with the Housatonic Resources Recovery Authority, will begin a town-wide program to recycle food scraps through curbside pickup.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Lenox: Annual Cabin Fever Concert slated March 8
The free annual Cabin Fever Concert with the Housatonic Philharmonic will take place from 7 to 8 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at the Town Hall.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Making the Grade 2014: Working together for the future
Pittsfield High School science teacher Kelly Ziemba teaches ninth-grade students how to extract DNA from kiwi in biology class.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Fireworks ensemble offers all-American fun, but not chamber fireworks: review
Fireworks members Adam Marks, Pauline Kim, Robert Burkhart, Brian Coughlin, David Mancuso and Gyan Riley cut loose in the Cajun traditional "Madeleine" The ensemble Fireworks calls itself "an amplified chamber band," and their putative type in the music taxonomy is increasingly known as "indie-classical," which immediately raises the question: at ... (more)
Sat Feb 22, 2014
BTCF application deadline April 1
Those funds include: the Charles and Elinore Agar Scholarship; William and Margery Barrett Scholarship Fund; Nicholas Boraski Family Scholarship Fund; Caligari Family Scholarship; Winthrop Crane Fund for Graduate Student Aid; Zenas Crane Fund for Student Aid; Honorable James P. Dohoney Scholarship Fund; Fairbank Family Scholarship; Housatonic ... (more)
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Great Barrington man gets year for home thefts
A Great Barrington man will spend a year in jail after pleading guilty to a multitude of charges primarily related to larceny in four different cases.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Clarence Fanto: Little rail line that can't
Since 2010, the Housatonic Railroad Co., based in Canaan, Conn., has been touting a Pittsfield to Manhattan passenger train service on the freight line it operates from Pittsfield to Danbury, Conn., adding a connection to Metro North in Brewster, N.Y. The company has a muddy track record, with multiple derailments.
Gifts totaling $150K help fund Berkshire Pulse dance space
Berkshire Pulse, a dance and performing arts educational center in downtown Housatonic, announced that two recent gifts have enabled them to complete their $300,000 "Pulse on the Move" capital campaign.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Egremont police officers testify on hearing on evidence breach
Lawyers representing two men facing drug charges will know by March 27 whether their cases will be dismissed because two Egremont officers violated protocol by breaking into their station's evidence room to look at the drugs.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
In the Courts
Jennifer Berk, 39, Taconic Avenue, Great Barrington, had two charges dismissed on the premise of nolle prosequi for breaking and entering building at night and larceny over $250.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation Offers 24 Scholarships
Twenty-four scholarship funds in Berkshire County managed by Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation are accepting applications by April 1. Guidelines and application information are available at www.berkshiretaconic.org/SearchScholarships .