• Dollar stores merge - 07/29/2014 12:10 AM EDT
    Great Barrington: Synagogue announces open house events

    07/28/2014 02:43 PM EDT
    Congregation Ahavath Sholom invites the community to participate in a series of programs and services during the first 10 days of August. 
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    Pittsfield: Wine and beer tasting to benefit YMCA
    07/28/2014 02:33 PM EDT - The Pittsfield Family YMCA will host "Savor the Moment," a wine and beer tasting and auction fundraiser, from 6 to 8 p. Full Story

    Pittsfield: Environmental groups to discuss proposed pipeline
    07/28/2014 02:33 PM EDT - An informational meet and greet with the Climate Summer Riders will be held from 7 to 8:30 p. Full Story

    Bennington, Vt.: Southern Vermont Art & Craft Festival slated this weekend
    07/28/2014 02:24 PM EDT - The Southern Vermont Art & Craft Festival will take place Friday through Sunday, Aug. Full Story

    Pittsfield: Singer/songwriter to perform for children
    07/28/2014 02:23 PM EDT - As part of the Berkshire Athenaeum’s summer reading program, singer/songwriter Dennis Caraher will present music and stories at 1 p. Full Story

    Lenox: Ventfort to screen films with Berkshire connections
    07/28/2014 02:23 PM EDT - Ventfort Hall Mansion and Gilded Age Museum will screen the film "Alice’s Restaurant" at 7 p. Full Story

    Williamstown: WRLF to hold open house, ice cream social at Sheep Hill
    07/28/2014 02:23 PM EDT - The Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation is hosting its annual summer open house and ice cream social from 1 to 4 p. Full Story

    Lee: Library to host poetry reading and book signing
    07/28/2014 02:23 PM EDT - Sherman Cohen will read poems from his newest book, "Collage," and his previous book of poetry, "Many Colors of Love," from 7 to 8 p. Full Story

    Senior Bulletin Board
    07/28/2014 06:10 AM EDT - Elder Services of Berkshire County Elder Services offers resources and services for Berkshire seniors, including Meals on Wheels and senior group lunches, information & referral, case management, homemaker, personal care, grocery shopping, companionship, laundry service, money management, supportive housing, health insurance counseling (SHINE), caregiver services, Long Term Care Ombudsman Full Story

    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 Full Story

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    Gaga on Bennett duet CD: Jazz comes easier vs. pop

    NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga is a bonafide pop star, but the singer says recording jazz music was easier than pop. Full Story
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    Batkid documentary in the works

    A film about Miles Scott, the 5-year-old who stole the hearts of millions when he “saved Gotham” as part of a Make-a Wish Foundation event in San Francisco, is underway, but needs funds to be finished; a trailer has aired at Comic-Con.