• Town Players to hold auditions Tuesday - 03/27/2015 05:50 PM EDT
    (photo by kim kinne for miss hall's school)
    It's showtime!: Berkshire high schools produce musicals, plays, more

    03/24/2015 09:10 AM EDT
    The Berkshire-area high school spring theater production season is well underway, featuring hundreds of talented teenage performers on stage as well as sharp "techies" maintaining everything behind the scenes. 
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    The Forum: Morris, YMCA get NAEYC accreditation
    03/24/2015 08:22 AM EDT - LENOX >> Morris Preschool and the Pittsfield Family YMCA Early Childhood Education program this month have earned accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children, the nation's leading organization of early childhood professionals. Full Story

    Recess: Things to learn and do in the Berkshires for the week of March 24
    03/24/2015 08:20 AM EDT - Meet ... BCC OPEN HOUSE >> Berkshire Community College will hold from 10 a. Full Story

    Music In Our Schools Month: Pittsfield students band together in song
    03/17/2015 10:55 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD — A simple invitation can speak volumes to the recipients, as demonstrated this past Friday morning. Full Story

    Recess: What to do the week of March 17
    03/17/2015 06:56 AM EDT - Meet ... POOL NIGHT >> Berkshire South Regional Community Center will host a youth pool party from 6 to 8 p. Full Story

    The Forum: Mount Greylock junior makes, donates hats to help keep kids warm
    03/17/2015 07:15 AM EDT - NORTH ADAMS >> A couple of years ago, Williamstown resident Petrea Mannello was ice skating at the Boys & Girls Club of Pittsfield and noticed how many kids seemed to lack warm winter clothing. Full Story

    Waltzing with science: Teaching science through Jacob's Pillow dance curriculum
    03/10/2015 10:19 AM EDT - GREAT BARRINGTON — When he retires at the end of the school year, Monument Mountain Regional High School teacher Dan Gray will be remembered as much for the contributions he made through his dancing shoes as he will be for the lessons he gave in the biology lab. Full Story

    THE FORUM: Berkshire Robotics Challenge Slated for Saturday
    03/10/2015 06:36 AM EDT - LENOX >> "FLL World Class — Learning Unleashed" is the theme for the 16th annual Berkshire Robotics Challenge, scheduled for this Saturday at the Duffin Theater at Lenox Memorial Middle and High School. Full Story

    RECESS: What to do the week of March 10
    03/10/2015 06:42 AM EDT - Meet ... MENTORING PROGRAM LAUNCH — Tonight at 6 p.m., interested community members are invited to attend an informational meeting at Morningside Community School, 100 Burbank St. Full Story

    Financial Literacy: 'MoneyIsland' teaches Stearns fifth-graders about personal finance
    03/03/2015 06:44 AM EST - PITTSFIELD - Kids and adults alike have money on their minds, but when it comes to navigating the seas of spending, saving, sharing and investment opportunities, it can be, for some people, unchartered waters. Full Story

    Grandma is a centerfold: Rest home bares all for calendar

    AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The stars of a charity calendar are in their 80s and 90s, but that didn't stop the women from an assisted living facility in Ohio from showing a little skin. Full Story
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    NBC News' boss faces challenge fixing MSNBC

    NEW YORK (AP) — As he returns to run the NBC News Group, Andy Lack faces one of the same puzzles he tried to solve a decade and a half ago: how to make MSNBC work. Full Story
    'The Sopranos' Drea De Matteo loses New York home in explosion

    'Modern Family’ actress Sarah Hyland grew up across the street from buildings that burned and collapsed in accident caused by gas and plumbing work.