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BNRC Releases Plan For Countywide Hiking Trail Network
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Berkshire Natural Resources Council envisions a day when one can walk through a network of trails to each and every town in the Berkshires.   The organization has been working for the last couple years to do just that. The organization has raised $4.25 million toward the creation and maintenance of
Biz Briefs: Jacob's Pillow Archive Site Builds on Successful Season
Door to the past: Following the record-breaking success of Festival 2016 and the increased demand for its resources, Jacob's Pillow Dance announces year-round online access to its impressive archives through a new website. Beginning this year, digitized content and a large amount of information is available to the public, offering an
BArT Announces Upcoming 'Shadow Day'
ADAMS, Mass. — Berkshire Arts and Technology Charter Public School will host a "Shadow Day" for students interested in either enrolling at BArT for the upcoming 2017-18 school year or transferring into BArT during this current 2016-17 school year. Shadow Days provide students with an opportunity to experience classes
Think About Test-Driving Your Next Tractor First
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — When you're buying a car, you probably take each car you are considering for a test drive, around the block or around town or even overnight. After all, with such a big purchase, you want to make sure that it's a good fit. You want to make sure it's comfortable, that it accelerates and brakes
@theMarket: Day Traders Rule the Markets
What a week of volatility! The Dow was up or down 100 points or more every day while the other averages were equally as volatile. Brace yourself, because October should be just as crazy. Pick your poison: the presidential debate, fears of a global banking crisis, a spike in oil — all of them provided a field day for short-term
Mill Children Exhibit to Open This Weekend in Adams
Young boys posing outside the Berkshire Cotton Manufacturing in 1911. Lewis Hine's photos were instrumental in the passing of child labor laws.  ADAMS, Mass. — The "Mill Children" exhibit reopens this weekend at its new location in the Berkshire Mill.   Native William Kolis, who has been
Local Physicians to be Honored at LitNet Gala
STOCKBRIDGE, Mass. — The Literacy Network of South Berkshire (LitNet), headquartered in Lee, will host its 25th anniversary gala on Saturday, Oct. 1, at Berkshire Country Day School in Stockbridge.   The organization, which serves a significant number of immigrant students, is celebrating the diversity of our Berkshire immigrant
SVMC Health Blog: Five Easy Swaps for a Healthier Lunch Box
It's back to school time, which means parents and kids are shopping for items to fill up lunch boxes and brown paper bags. Sure, you could choose the same foods you chose last year, plus whatever new "superfoods" that just hit the supermarket. However, just as the New Year is a good time to make resolutions, a new school year
Pittsfield Pols Discuss Importance of Millennial Voters At BCC Forum
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — In just a few short years, college students will be graduated, looking for work, buying a home, having children, and pay off loads of student debt. But right now they aren't thinking of that, at least not in the political sense. The 18- to 29-year-old age bracket votes at a much lower rate than older
The Independent Investor: Dementia & Your portfolio
As more Baby Boomers reach retirement age, few elderly investors are willing to discuss a growing risk to their portfolio. The onset of diminished mental capacity can cause huge losses in your life savings. Many only realize the problem in hindsight. Don't let that happen to you. The facts are concerning. For example, one in nine
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