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Berkshire Mall Baseball Exhibit Offers Special Program Saturday
LANESBOROUGH, Mass. -- A long-time sports journalist and two former pros will share their insights into America’s pastime on Saturday at the Berkshire Mall.   “Baseball in the Berkshires: A County’s Common Bond,” the permanent exhibition of memorabilia at the mall, will offer an afternoon of presentations at
Williams College Astronomer's Photo Has Left the Solar System
Jay Pasachoff WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — NASA is celebrating the 40th anniversary of two spacecraft, Voyager 1 and 2, that were launched toward Jupiter and Saturn, which they reached in 1979 and 1980, respectively. Voyager 2 went on to Uranus and Neptune, passing Neptune in 1989. Since then, they have continued outward, one even
Cultural Council Announces 'EBT Card to Culture'
STOCKBRIDGE, Mass. — The state's "EBT Card to Culture" will offer low-income families access to more than 100 nonprofit arts, history, and science venues across the state through free or discounted admission.    State officials and cultural leaders formally launched the new program on Wednesday at the
World-Class Architect Climbs Aboard Model Railroad Museum
Award-winning architect Frank Gehry addresses the crowd at Friday's event. The 88-year-old Gehry will design the model railroad museum. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Officials with the proposed model railroad museum are confident that they will have the funding in hand next year to move forward on the $65 million
Southwestern Vermont Health Care Foundation Names 2017 Vision Award Honorees
BENNINGTON, Vt. — Every September, Southwestern Vermont Health Care presents the Vision Awards at the Harvest Ball, an event sponsored by the SVHC Foundation. The ball will take place on Saturday, Sept. 9, at the 1768 Hubbell Homestead at Colgate Park in Bennington. This year, SVHC will honor a physician and a family for their
Williams College Museum of Art Announces Interim Leadership
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Williams College Museum of Art has announced the interim leadership following the departure of Class of 1956 Director Christina Olsen. Olsen has been named director of the University of Michigan Museum of Art. WCMA's current deputy director for Curatorial Affairs, 2000 Williams graduate Lisa Dorin, will
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Attorney Guides Towns on Local Options For Marijuana Regulation
LENOX, Mass. — Attorney Raymond Miyares is advising towns to adopt moratoriums on recreational marijuana — six months ago.   Miyares is legal counsel for a number of towns across the state. He says the timeline for implementation of recreational marijuana is putting towns in the position of being "stampeded"
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Williamstown Fire District Plans Outreach on Land Acquisition
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Fire District officials will take their case for acquiring a Main Street parcel to Town Hall before an expected October special meeting to approve the purchase.   The Prudential Committee plans to ask Fire District voters to approve $400,000 for the purchase of the 3.7-acre so-called Lehovec property
Bust Returned to Family of Keith Laughlin
CLARKSBURG, Mass. — The grateful family of Keith W. Laughlin on Thursday received the bust carved by his longtime friend.   Gail King delivered the sculpture carved by her late niece, Ruth Ellen, to Laughlin's mother, Karin Morandi, at the home of Morandi's daughter, Kris Bona.   "I'm so glad we
1st Berkshire Candidate Towle Qualifies for Democratic Primary
LANESBOROUGH, Mass. — Kevin Towle, Democratic candidate for 1st Berkshire representative, said his campaign submitted more than the 150 required signatures to Secretary of the Commonwealth William Galvin's office on Tuesday.    "Just 24 hours after the deadline to submit nomination papers to town and city clerks
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