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'Curiosity Day' draws big crowd to Berkshire Athenaeum

'Curiosity Day' promotes 'STEAM' learning for families
09/20/2016 06:38 AM EDT
PITTSFIELD — If you invite a mouse to a library, it might want a cookie. 
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The Forum: MCLA to hold Constitution Day talk Thursday
09/20/2016 06:37 AM EDT - NORTH ADAMS >> Constitution Day not only commemorates the formation and signing of the U. Full Story

Recess: What to do the week of Sept. 20
09/20/2016 06:36 AM EDT - Meet ... Continuing to celebrate its 30th year, the Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation will begin winding down its series of monthly guided hikes on Williamstown trails. Full Story

Sharing more than English lessons: Miss Hall's student recounts exchange in China
09/13/2016 05:34 AM EDT - It is my strong belief that this world is full of challenges and opportunities and only through rich life experiences can one grow up. Full Story

Recess: What to do the week of Sept. 13
09/13/2016 05:26 AM EDT - Meet ... "Is Peace Possible? Israelis & Palestinians: A New Paradigm" will be presented twice on Sunday, Sept. Full Story

ESPN's Bill Daughtry tells Pittsfield teens to build and master basic skills to be ready for life's journey
09/06/2016 05:42 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD — Bill Daughtry is a radio sports broadcaster for ESPN New York's 98.7 FM, and an afternoon and late-night jazz host for WBGO 88.3 FM. He's covered Super Bowls and World Series, the Summer Olympics and such. But recently, he told a group of teenagers in Pittsfield that working for a major sports network wasn't his "A choice" or "dream job." Full Story

Recess: What to do the week of Sept. 6
09/06/2016 05:46 AM EDT - Meet ... "From Shore to Shore, the 500-million-year Geologic History of Stone Hill," a hike open to all ages, will take place at 10:30 a. Full Story

Pulitzer Prize winning author Elizabeth Kolbert returns to Williams College
09/06/2016 05:47 AM EDT - WILLIAMSTOWN — Class of 1946 Environmental Fellow-in-Residence Elizabeth Kolbert will hold a conversation at Williams College about her Pulitzer Prize-winning book, "The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History," at 8 p. Full Story

Pittsfield's Westside Children's Enrichment Program wraps another summer
08/30/2016 06:30 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD — "Strong kids make the community strong," was the message — and part of the lyrics to an original song — of the 2016 Summer Spectacular celebrating the conclusion of this year's Westside Children's Enrichment Program. Full Story

The Forum: Pittsfield families sought to host students from Spain
08/30/2016 06:26 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD >> Massachusetts-based Carousel Student Tours Inc. is looking for families based in Pittsfield to help host five students and a chaperone visiting the Berkshires this September from Southern Spain. Full Story

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Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston split up

Taylor Swift decides Tom Hiddleston isn’t the one after all and hands him his walking papers.