Students hone college-level thinking on tour of Pittsfield sites
05/27/2015 06:24 AM EDT
PITTSFIELD — The seven men and women who enrolled in a new collaborative college readiness program knew they'd be taking part in a three-day so-called "immersion" program.
Photo Gallery | BCC college readiness program explores impact of PCB pollutionFull Story
Memorial Day: Pittsfield honors its fallen soldiers
05/25/2015 11:15 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD — Memorial Day is solemn occasion to honor all veterans who died defending America, usually on foreign soil — not about picnics and fireworks.
Photo Gallery | 2015 Pittsfield Memorial Day exercisesFull Story
(Jenn Smith — The Berkshire Eagle)
Student Art Show: At Becket Washington, it's art gone wild!
Becket Arts Center hosts fourth-annual student art show
BECKET — The 2015 Becket Arts Center season has opened with a 21st-century art show, powered by nature education. Full Story
|Tweets by @BerkshireEagle|
(Clarence Fanto — The Berkshire Eagle)
Plans to rebuild Lenox structure as boutique raises concerns
05/27/2015 02:16 PM EDT
email@example.com @BE_cfanto LENOX >> Another classic confrontation between historic preservation advocates and economic development supporters has emerged in the downtown business district. Full Story
Joseph Buffis trial: Clerk magistrate told chief dropping charges 'crazy'
05/27/2015 02:07 PM EDT - SPRINGFIELD >> When Joseph Buffis told Clerk Magistrate Thomas Bartini he planned on not pursuing prostitution charges against a Lee couple, Bartini told him he was "crazy. Full Story
Berkshires could see severe thunderstorms with hail, high winds
05/27/2015 01:55 PM EDT - The National Weather Service is warning of potentially severe thunderstorms in Berkshire County, all of Vermont, eastern New York and much of the Northeast and mid-Atlantic region until 7 p. Full Story
County Fare: C-SPAN to tape Sen. Elizabeth Warren's BCC speech
05/27/2015 07:07 AM EDT - In addition to the usual Pittsfield Community Television coverage, C-SPAN will also be taping a portion of Berkshire Community College's 55th annual commencement exercises Friday, which will feature a keynote address by U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. Full Story
10 years later, Barrington Stage gets proper Pittsfield 'entertainment' license
05/27/2015 05:03 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD — Barrington Stage Co. officially has the city's permission to operate a theater, nearly a decade after relocating to Union Street. Full Story
Pittsfield tax lien auction hauls in $667,000; $1.2 million paid in beforehand
05/27/2015 05:31 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD — The city held its first property tax lien auction on Monday afternoon, hauling in approximately $667,000 in revenue from seven successful bidders — some of whom acquired multiple property liens.
Photo Gallery | City of Pittsfield holds tax lien auction
Video | Full Story
Family returns found dog tags to veteran's relatives
ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Basil Robinson's relatives have his military dog tags back after a family found them in a dumpster while searching for scrap metal. Full Story