Not a member? Become one today!
         iBerkshires     Williamstown Chamber     Williams College     Your Government     Land & Housing Debate
Fall Foliage Festival Leaf Hunt 2014
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The annual Fall Foliage Leaf hunt has begun, and the committee has released the first set of clues. Colored paper leaves are hidden throughout the area and participants must solve the clues in order to find the leaves and win a prize. The leaves are well hidden and the committee suggests persons search
1 Comment
The Independent Investor: Is Wall Street Responsible for Climate Change?
Monday's Wall Street sit-in by a few hundred radicals would lead us to believe that Wall Street is responsible for the present changes in the world's climate. Maybe so, but remember this, what Wall Street has done, it can also undo. Readers know that I am no apologist for big business, the financial community or Wall Street. As for
'This is Where I Leave You': Sibling Reveries
Popcorn Column by Michael S. Goldberger   Warner Bros.  A funeral brings the Altmans home for seven days of predictable squabbling and extreme oversharing. Tolstoy begins his "Anna Karenina" with, "All happy
Lanesborough School Writing Transportation Policies
The School Committee is implementing a series of transportation regulations. LANESBOROUGH, Mass. — How far should a student walk to get to school or a bus stop? That is the question the Elementary School Committee is trying to answer.   Currently, the school doesn't have a policy in
Ioka Valley Farm to Feature Spookley the Square Pumpkin in October
HANCOCK, Mass. — October is National Bullying Prevention Month, and Ioka Valley Farm is partnering with Spookley the Square Pumpkin to raise awareness for bullying prevention. Ioka Valley Farm will be featuring Spookley in farm-based events for school group visits throughout October to help its younger visitors understand the
Mountain Goat Artisan Gallery Opens on Water Street
Mary Merselis opened a crafters and artisan gallery on Water Street. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Mary Merselis does not figure to get rich operating her new store on Water Street.   But she does want to provide a venue to promote the rich variety of local artisans and crafters producing unique
Are We There Yet?: Fall Into A Beautiful Autumn Weekend
We're heading into the first weekend of fall, and it looks to be a gorgeous one. So this week I'm keeping all of my suggestions ones you can do outdoors. Because winter and cabin fever won't be too far behind. There are two free events that run both Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 27 and 28, that are good choices for kids of all
Willamstown Motel, Chopsticks Cleared to Expand
The Williamstown Motel hopes to add a second story to the wing on the right. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Two Main Street businesses are planning major expansions that last Thursday were approved by the Zoning Board of Appeals.   The Williamstown Motel and Chopsticks restaurant both were before
North Street Development Passes Williamstown ZBA
ZBA Chairman Andrew Hoar, left, and Leigh Short. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The Zoning Board of Appeals on Thursday cleared the way for a parcel at the corner of North Street and Lee Terrace to be the new home for the 1810 Mather House.   Vincent Guntlow made some changes to his property plan in
Letter: Thank You for Work on Local Health Care System
To the Editor: I'm impressed by the dedication and focus of all those who, as recently reported, are working to adapt our local health care system to the new realities. Among those involved are the State's Office of the Governor and Office of Health and Human Services, our elected officials, Berkshire Health Systems, the
Page 68 of 209... 63  64  65  66  67  68  69  70  71  72  73 ... 209 is owned and operated by: Boxcar Media 102 Main Sreet, North Adams, MA 01247 -- T. 413-663-3384 F.413-664-4251
© 2011 Boxcar Media LLC - All rights reserved