Nightlife: Live music and karaoke in the Berkshires and Southern Vermont
A list of venues offering live music or karaoke in the region. Check with venues ahead of time; last-minute cancellations happen. Full Story
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The Theater Barn takes a leap with "Jen and John"
07/30/2015 09:54 AM EDT - NEW LEBANON, N.Y. >> Joan Phelps might be seen crouching on the stairs of her tiny playhouse tonight, humming along to her favorite song as Caitlin Mesinao belts it out, woefully lamenting a story of loss and coming of age. Full Story
(Harmony birch — berkshires week & shires of VErmont)
Super heroes are all the rage these days at the Lichtenstein
07/30/2015 09:43 AM EDT - Lawrence Klein, the founder of the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art in New York City, curated a new exhibit coming to the Lichtenstein Center for the Arts (Renne Avenue, Pittsfield) called "Reimagined! Full Story
Happy birthday Herman Melville!
07/29/2015 11:49 PM EDT - Arrowhead marks the 'Moby-Dick' what would be the author's 196th In a celebratory nod to Melville's seafaring epic, the Berkshire Historical Society on Saturday is giving any Navy, Coast Guard, or Marine Merchant sailor free, guided tours of Arrowhead, Melville's home and farm, 780 Holmes Road, Pittsfield. Full Story
41st Adams Agricultural Fair to include demolition derby, truck pull, animal competitions
07/29/2015 11:45 PM EDT - ADAMS >> Compared to other agricultural fairs around the state, the Adams Agricultural Fair isn't large and it's also fairly new. Full Story
Take Five | Five questions with Laurie Norton Moffatt ...
07/23/2015 12:24 PM EDT - Southern Vermont and the Berkshires were fortunate to be able to call Norman Rockwell a neighbor. Full Story
Best of Both Worlds: A Saturday yoga workout to the sounds of the Boston Symphony ...
07/23/2015 11:46 AM EDT - Did you know that Kripalu and Tanglewood have created Yoga+Strings, a yoga workout on the lawn at Tanglewood while the Boston Symphony rehearses in the background? Full Story
Bring the Kids: Fun for the whole family for July 23 to 29
07/23/2015 01:27 PM EDT - Summer's the best time for family bonding, but how do you find events that are both kid- and adult-friendly? Full Story
Best Bets - Fun things to do in the Berkshires and the Shires of Vermont for the week of July 23
07/23/2015 08:10 AM EDT - Wine Sake in the Berkshires Explore the history of sake, a Japanese rice wine at The Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield. Full Story
Susan B. Anthony Days: Street fair returns to downtown Adams on July 27
07/26/2015 10:05 AM EDT - After a one-year absence, the Susan B. Anthony Days Celebration Street Fair returns to Adams on Monday, July 27, from 6 to 9 p.m. Full Story
School closes after venomous spiders found for a 3rd time
MERCERSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania school district has closed one of its elementary schools due to an infestation of venomous spiders. Full Story
3-day Newport Jazz Festival kicks off; Miles Davis honored
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's Newport Jazz Festival has kicked off its three-day celebration of all things jazz, including a tribute to jazz legend Miles Davis. Full Story
( Richard Shotwell )
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson weighs in on Hulk Hogan controversy
Says he had not 'known the man to be racist