• Nature Watch: Time for juncos, kestrels - 04/24/2014 04:16 PM EDT
    Berkshire Young Professionals' Nonprofit Showcase: Find a way to lend a hand

    04/24/2014 07:46 AM EDT
    PITTSFIELD -- Like walking dogs? Rubbing elbows with CEOs? Getting your hands dirty? 
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    Eclectic Autodidact: Wednesday is for the birds
    04/24/2014 12:10 AM EDT - With spring suddenly remembering it’s late and cranking up the heat to make up for lost time, Flo and I have taken advantage of the improved weather to start up our Wednes-dates again. Full Story

    Things to do in the Berkshires
    04/24/2014 12:10 AM EDT - art opening "Elemental Connections" is an art exhibit that features nine seniors from the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, including: Kayleigh Brand, Justine Curley, Aria Hatfield, William Raymond, Georgia Costigan, Marli LaGrone, Amy Modesti, Steph VanBramer and Jessica Lynn. Full Story

    Berkshires After Dark: Images Cinema a hometown favorite
    04/24/2014 01:39 PM EDT - WILLIAMSTOWN -- It's a blast to hit the road for an adventure, but sometimes it's good to be home, or close to it. Full Story

    Fashion finds at BerkChique!
    04/17/2014 08:49 AM EDT - STOCKBRIDGE -- BerkChique! the Berkshires' premiere pop-up shop and gently-used clothing sale kicks off its third year with a preview party 5:30 p. Full Story

    Things to do in the Berkshires
    04/17/2014 08:54 AM EDT - Looking for something to do? We have plenty of ideas of ideas for you .,.. Full Story

    John Darnielle of The Mountain Goats tours solo
    04/17/2014 08:51 AM EDT - John Darnielle has become acutely aware of his mortality. The man behind the band The Mountain Goats -- sometimes the only member of the band -- says he has become "more aware of time" and although you might think mortality is something he has always dwelled on based upon his song's lyrics, it was fatherhood that allowed it to loom large. Full Story

    Berkshire Beat: Speak easy, and put away your cellphone
    04/17/2014 12:10 AM EDT - Spring has sprung! And so have I! But while those budding leaves are meticulously finding new ways to reach up from the ground, I’m putting my feet firmly on the newly thawed ground (well, at least it was thawed when I wrote this, sigh) trying to fit as much as I can into a two-day weekend. Full Story

    Andres Ramirez: From B-boy to businessman
    04/10/2014 12:08 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- City resident Andres Ramirez is one of North Street's newest, and among its youngest, business owners, but you won't see him hawking goods, sitting behind a desk or showing up to work in a suit. Full Story

    Berkshires After Dark: O'Laughlin's: Mainstay a good, relaxing catch-up spot
    04/10/2014 08:47 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- Happy it-officially-feels-like-Spring, dear readers! ‘Tis the season when we now all feel a little more inclined to shed our winter coats and sweatpants and actually venture out to be, like, ya' know, social. Full Story

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    At Boston Marathon, they ran; he hugged.

    Ken Nwadike Jr., says he missed qualifying for the Boston Marathon by 23 seconds. But he went to Boston anyway and wanted to make an impact. Full Story
    John Oliver says he owes Jon Stewart

    "I have a pretty intense debt to him," said Oliver, whose show is called "Last Week Tonight." ''I wouldn't be doing this if it wasn't for him." Full Story