Downtown merchants participated in Small Business Saturday, the marketing initiative that aims to get shoppers into local shops and businesses.
A multi-agency response to gunfire Friday near Ehrich Road in Shaftsbury, Vt., ended with authorities withdrawing, with plans for a criminal citation.
A half-dozen arts leaders, with support from the 1Berkshire economic development agency, point out that “passion is not a substitute for livable wages.”
A Friday night rollover crash in Pittsfield left a driver with minor injuries, according to Pittsfield Police.
The nation may be grappling with inflation, but shoppers interviewed on Black Friday in the Berkshires said they'd rather hit the stores than sit at home.
No major storms are brewing for the Berkshires, and any snow showers are unlikely until late next week.
TODAY'S TOP HEADLINES
- 57 years on, the cast of Arlo Guthrie's 'Alice's Restaurant Massacree' shares a Thanksgiving
- Their trash adventure made music history. Arlo, Rick and Alice plan their first Thanksgiving together in 57 years
- Inflation didn't stop these Berkshire County shoppers from hitting stores Friday
- Hostess taken aback when guest takes cake home for later
- Friday night rollover crash in Pittsfield leaves one with minor injuries
- Shoppers share details of their holiday scores during Small Business Saturday in Pittsfield
- Gunfire incident in Shaftsbury, Vt., ends with plans for criminal citation
- A Thanksgiving fire took everything from an Adams family. Now a community is giving back
- Can low-paid workers at nonprofit cultural groups afford to live in the Berkshires? A new survey attempts to find out
- The story behind Arlo Guthrie's 'Alice's Restaurant Massacree' and how it became a Thanksgiving tradition
- Photos: Berkshire Nursing Families founder and director Rosalie Girard, "The Baby Whisperer" is retiring
- Remember when you used to stand in line for Black Friday deals? Here's a look back at Black Fridays in the Berkshires
- Photos: Runners hit the streets early on Thanksgiving for the 7th MountainOne Thankful 5K
- Photos: Today in History for Nov. 27
- Photos: Fire on Thanksgiving morning destroys multi-family home on Richmond St. in Adams
- Photos: Today in History for Nov. 7
- Photos: Boys Cross-Country State Championships at Fort Devens
Columnist James Brooke writes: "Many people know about the Holodomor, or death by hunger. From 1932-33, the Kremlin carried out an artificial famine that killed about four million Ukrainians. Now, with the first snows falling, Ukrainians face a new threat — 'Kholodomor,' or death by cold."
The first Thanksgiving was a pathetic affair between starving pilgrims and starving Native Americans. Hard to improve on that. There was no tu…
Columnist Donald Morrison writes that the U.S. doesn't just have a gun problem — there's also a problem with men, and it's one that must be addressed now.
That community spirit is what we see and hope to reflect in our work, and we can only do that because of our readership. For you, we are most thankful.
President Joe Biden's tradition of going out to lunch, shopping and watching a Christmas tree lighting in downtown Nantucket with his family became mostly about keeping his 2-year-old grandson from having a meltdown. Every member of the Biden family seemed to be doing whatever they could think of to keep baby Beau happy for a few hours until the tree was lit. The Bidens have been spending Thanksgiving on Nantucket for decades. The day after the turkey dinner, they go out to lunch, browse a bookstore and other shops before they watch the Christmas tree lighting on Main St.
President Joe Biden's family tradition of spending Thanksgiving on Nantucket may take on a more serious tone this year. Biden is mulling whether to run for reelection in 2024. The president and his family are expected to begin discussing another run over Thanksgiving. Biden and his family decided together that he should run for president in 2020. Biden and his wife, Jill, left Washington on Tuesday evening for the Massachusetts island. They will spend part of Thanksgiving Day calling members of the military to thank them for serving, then return to the White House on Sunday.
WATERTOWN, Mass. (AP) _ Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ENTA) on Monday reported a loss of $26.3 million in its fiscal fourth quarter.
Starting Monday, the Massachusetts Department of Transportation will be conducting nighttime bridge and guardrail repairs on eastbound and westbound portions of I-90 in Lee and Becket.
Eagle Archives, Nov. 25, 1950: Without benefit of helicopter, Santa Claus made his 1950 Pittsfield debut here yesterday before a chilly but cheering crowd of 15,000 at England Brothers' second annual welcome-to-Santa celebration.
Overnight bridge repair operations will occur on Monday and Tuesday on part of I-90 in Lee, according to the Massachusetts Department of Transportation.
In the Berkshires, there are a number of options available for those who aren't able to purchase and/or prepare their own Thanksgiving meal.
Deer Tick plays the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center on Dec. 9. In an interview with The Eagle, the band recalls performing during a Berkshire deluge and reflects on their musical journey.
Theatre critic Jeffrey Borak says theREP's production of "The Wizard of Oz" is "just what you want for the holiday season."
Before arriving in Williamstown, the paintings in "Paint Where It Ain't," by international artist, poet and philanthropist Danny Simmons, is on view in Corridor '62 through Jan. 29, 2023, were seen in major metropolises, at the Houston Museum of African American Culture, and Hudson Guild Gallery in New York City’s Chelsea neighborhood.
Painted in a style Simmons coined, Neo-African abstract expressionism, the works are imbued with a deep heritage of indigenous art that continues to the present.
Music beckons you as you begin your journey, following the red lights that draw you deeper into the woods.
A season that began with high hopes ended Saturday in disappointment for the University of Massachusetts football team.
The Eagle's Gene Chague writes about the beginning of the Massachusetts deer and bear shotgun hunting season, as well other outdoor updates in the Berkshires.
Jolly Poker 5K run/walk is back and will happen on December 3 with proceeds benefitting Berkshire Bounty.
The University of Massachusetts football team will have quite a challenge on Saturday, if it hopes to win its first FBS game of the season.