Ruth Bass: Pipeline: We need to worry
09/22/2014 12:11 AM EDT - RICHMOND -- The pipeline hits home when you read about Jeffrey Clifford, of Lenox, who usually looks across his well-kept lawn, his pretty property on the eastern slope of October Mountain, with the pleasure of a man who enjoys his family’s refuge. Full Story
Tony Dobrowolski: Transitions for local businesses
09/21/2014 01:49 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD Businesses stay, and businesses go. This month, one long-standing Berkshire small business is celebrating a significant anniversary while another one is closing. Full Story
William 'Smitty' Pignatelli: Where are our leaders?
09/21/2014 01:45 PM EDT - LENOX Seldom in the course of our nation's history has there been a problem that we could not overcome by working together to become he roes of change. Full Story
Clarence Fanto: ‘Torpedoed for telling the truth’
09/21/2014 12:10 AM EDT - LENOX -- He was the chief whistleblower, the canary in the coal mine. Fortunately, unlike the proverbial canary, former North Adams Mayor (almost) for Life John Barrett III did not succumb, except professionally, after he alerted the public in a June 2013 Eagle article that the state’s new website for unemployment benefits was a technological train wreck. Full Story
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Stars to pay tribute to Mavis Staples
CHICAGO (AP) — Mavis Staples is getting the tribute treatment. An all-star lineup of musicians including Gregg Allman, Aaron Neville, Taj Mahal, Eric Church, Michael McDonald, Patty Griffin and more will salute Staples during the I'll Take You There - Celebrating 75 Years of Mavis Staples tribute concert Nov. Full Story
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Emma Watson delivers powerful speech on feminism
The 'Harry Potter' actress questions why women's rights has become so polarizing in a United Nations Speech in New York over the weekend.