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    Things to do in the Berkshires

    07/31/2014 12:10 AM EDT
    go downstreet DownStreet Art is back from 6 to 9 tonight in downtown North Adams. 
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    Darcie Sosa: Put down remote, and see theater
    07/31/2014 12:10 AM EDT - For not being directly involved in theater, I’m surrounded by it. And there’s a strong reason -- I love it. Full Story

    Hip opportunities with Berkshire Hills Internship Program
    07/31/2014 10:19 AM EDT - NORTH ADAMS For the past 10 years, the Berkshire Hills Internship Program -- better known as B-HIP -- has been creating cultural ambassadors for the county and fostering the next generation of young, creative leaders. Full Story

    Blockbuster tours on the road
    07/31/2014 10:18 AM EDT - To see the summer's big shows, as most people in the Berkshires know, sometimes you have to hit the road. Full Story

    Berkshires After Dark: Barcade is retro fun for adults
    07/25/2014 12:23 PM EDT - GREAT BARRINGTON -- The rumor mill delivered exciting news to my doorstep last year. Full Story

    What to do in the Berkshires
    07/24/2014 12:10 AM EDT - take in the view The Trustees of Reservations’ historic Naumkeag property will host tonight from 5 to 7, the Berkshire Young Professionals’ monthly networking event at its "Naumkeag at Night" event. Full Story

    Pangolin Clothing Company: Style for a cause
    07/24/2014 06:59 AM EDT - AMHERST -- Whooping cranes and red pandas have a new advocate, thanks to a physics class and Pittsfield native Justin Allen. Whooping cranes and red pandas have a new advocate, thanks to a physics class. Full Story

    Berkshires After Dark: Authentic fish and chips in Vermont
    07/17/2014 11:21 AM EDT - BENNINGTON, Vt. -- Happy Thursday, dear readers! A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about Berkshires After Dark-type things to do and see al fresco. Full Story

    The Novel Ideas: Folk quintet to tour Western Massachusetts
    07/17/2014 11:11 AM EDT - NEWTON The Novel Ideas is a self-described "country folk quintet of friends from the great state of Massachusetts. Full Story

    What to do in the Berkshires
    07/17/2014 12:10 AM EDT - jazzy night Jazz piano virtuoso Miro Sprague (mirosprague.com) will make his Pittsfield debut at 8 p. Full Story

    Otter attacks swimmers in Washington river

    SEATTLE (AP) — State and federal wildlife agents are trying to trap the otter that attacked a boy and his grandmother as they were swimming in the Pilchuck River about 30 miles northeast of Seattle. Full Story
    Manny Roth, founder of Café Wha?, dead at 94

    Manny Roth, founder of the Greenwich Village club Café Wha?, has died. Roth, who gave early breaks to such future superstars as Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix and Bruce Springsteen, died July 25 at age 94. Full Story