Pittsfield: Mosquito spray application scheduled Tuesday

07/25/2014 02:10 PM EDT
To reduce the mosquito population and potential for infected mosquitoes which may carry diseases, truck-mounted mosquito spray application is scheduled for Tuesday, July 29, in the following areas: Doyle Field; Wahconah Park and King Street; streets on the north side of Elm Street from Elmhurst Avenue to the junction of Williams Street; north side of Williams Street from Elm Street to Leona 
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Pittsfield: Absentee ballots available for state primary
07/25/2014 01:30 PM EDT - Absentee ballot applications and absentee ballots are now available for the Sept. Full Story

Lenox: Wharton’s war work is subject of lecture, exhibit
07/25/2014 01:30 PM EDT - On the eve of the 100 year anniversary of the start of World War I (1914-1918), Alan Price, a Wharton scholar and humanities researcher, will tell the story of three important American war charities in France and the dress of their leaders: Edith Wharton, Nina Duryea, and Isabel Lathrop. Full Story

Lenox: Family skeletons revealed at Ventfort Tea & Talk
07/25/2014 01:20 PM EDT - Author and retired Jungian psychoanalyst Susan Gillotti will locate her family skeletons with "Women of Privilege: One Hundred Years of Love and Loss," the subject of her Tea & Talk and new book, at 4 p. Full Story

Lenox: BUTI director to perform piano concert
07/25/2014 12:50 PM EDT - Performing the works of four composers, international concert pianist Boaz Sharon returns to Ventfort Hall Mansion and Gilded Age Museum, 104 Walker St. Full Story

Pittsfield: ‘Magic Tree House’ author to present program
07/25/2014 12:50 PM EDT - The Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum are sponsoring "A Visit from Mary Pope Osborne" at 10 a. Full Story

Adams: Children’s program to explore ‘Science Magic’
07/25/2014 12:50 PM EDT - The Adams Free Library will host "Science Magic," one of the traveling programs from the Museum of Science in Boston, at 1 p. Full Story

Lenox: Nutrition Center plans open house
07/25/2014 12:20 PM EDT - The Nutrition Center will host an open house from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 29, at its 68 Main St. Full Story

Williamstown: Mount Greylock announces fourth quarter honor roll
07/25/2014 12:20 PM EDT - Mount Greylock Regional School District has announced its honor roll for the fourth quarter of the 2013-2014 school year. Full Story

New Lebanon, N.Y.: Author offers children’s writing workshop
07/24/2014 01:40 PM EDT - Local youth literature author and editor Jana Laiz of North Egremont, Mass. Full Story

Toddler crashes Jeep, runs home to watch cartoons

MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. (AP) — Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch cartoons. Full Story
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Bazinga! 'Big Bang Theory' writers hit Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Past "Big Bang" Comic-Con panels have paid off for fans that score tickets. One viewer was awarded a trip to space. Full Story