Eclectic Autodidact: Next year in New Zealand One of my life dreams is to hike through the backcountry of New Zealand. To sleep beneath majestic mountains. To wander through rolling hills dotted with volcanic boulders. To go days without seeing another human being. Full Story
Google gauntlet is thrown down in 'The Internship' Wedding crashers Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson are together again, this time as recently fired salesmen who seek to reinvent themselves by winning internships at Google, in the PG-13-rated comedy "The Internship," opening Friday at Beacon Cinema in Pittsfield, Berkshire Mall Cinema 10 in Lanesborough, and North Adams Movieplex 8. Full Story
And miles to go: Liberation via haircut Cutting your own hair can be both terrifying and liberating all at once. When you haven't done in it in years because you thought you wanted to grow out all of the hairs, it's the former emotion that heats up your face and makes your hands shake while holding rusting scissors up to your face in a poorly lit bathroom mirror. Full Story
Young artists at BCC Today, Berkshire Community College's Young Artist Series will present a concert and Q&A with Michael Wartella, a performing artist originally from the Berkshires. Full Story
The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute is one of the most prestigious art museums I've ever had the pleasure of experiencing. Set back in historic Williamstown, the Clark offers more than just a walk through the art.