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A heavier-than-expected snowfall coated the Berkshires on Tuesday, causing slick roads as temperatures fell from the low 30s into the mid-20s.
The City Council on Tuesday night approved a series of motions that set the tax rate at $15.93 per $1,000 for residential properties.
The Drury Performing Arts Management Class will present Danny Klein's Full House at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13. Klein, a bassist and one of the founding members of the J Geils Band, performs along with Jim Taft, a percussionist and a Drury Class of 1984 alumnus.
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 Department of Conservation & Recreation's Visitors Museum at Western Gateway Heritage Park will present a dramatic illustrated reading of Washington Irving's "Old Christmas" on Saturday, Dec. 14, at 3 p.m. Irving's writings of English Christmas traditions preceded Dicken's 'A Christmas Carol' by more than 20 years.
The Tyler show has aired at MCLA radio station WJJW for the past 22 years. Rather than feature new country artists, Tyler prefers to play traditional country by artists who are on longer played on the radio.
A motorist collided with the back of a flatbed on Church Street, one of a half-dozen accidents on Tuesday afternoon.
Wheel Estates residents threw a party to celebrate the completion of projects at the mobile home park and invited local officials, including Rent Control Board Chairman Wayne Wilkinson, right.
There has been a string of break-ins on garages and sheds in the south side of town, according to police.
"With the alarming rates of prediabetes and youth and adult obesity in both the country and our county, the Y is a great organization to participate with the community on these efforts," said Dawn Broadwell, YMCA board member and co-chair of the Healthy Living Committee.
Police confiscated 230 Oxycodone pills and an illegal firearm from a Pittsfield man on Sunday, after a caller alerted them to suspicious activity outside the Union Street McDonald's.
Berkshire County has a long history of manufacturing. But due to the changes in the world economy that proud legacy of manufacturing can mostly be found in the vacant factories, mills and lots that criss-cross the area.
Shade was placed on probation until Dec. 2, 2015. Charges of negligent operation of a motor vehicle and failure to stop for police were dismissed.
MoMA PS1 is currently featuring a retrospective on visual artist Mike Kelley , whose work -- often using cloth toys and dolls -- has been highly influential.
By next spring, a local developer seeking to revitalize the Eagle Mill plans to have solidified some potential re-uses for community's oldest factory along the Housatonic River.