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Efforts to improve early childhood education got a major boost this week when the state approved a rate increase that will allow institutions to offer teachers better pay and benefits. The Board of … more
HANCOCK — After Morgan Skidmore attempted suicide three years ago, Nick Carnevale played an important role in her recovery."He was always there when I needed someone," she said.Now, Skidmore is … more
Some citizens are so eager to vote in the upcoming state election that they don't intend to wait for Election Day on Nov. 6.Instead, they'll be casting their ballots in person during the early voting … more
EGREMONT — Town police are offering daily wellness check-ins for senior residents who live alone.The new program, Good Morning Senior, is expected to help aging residents maintain their … more
DALTON — People who walk this town's Main Street were cheered to see a tangle of growth trimmed recently, easing passage on a sidewalk that skirts an historic property connected to the Crane … more
GREAT BARRINGTON — Talking to teenagers about drugs, sex and danger — it's not for the faint-hearted.But in part of the county where substance abuse rates among teens are high, South … more
GREAT BARRINGTON — The matter of brown drinking water in homes served by Housatonic Water Works will be up for discussion and citizen comment at the town Select Board at 7 p.m. Monday in town … more
Before you go out into the woods, Berkshire Mountain Search and Rescue has some tips on what to pack for the trek, and advice for if you become lost:In the backpackSpace blanketLarge leaf … more
The 87-year-old man had been missing for more than a day in late autumn in 2015.The Becket Police Department, state trooper air wing and K-9 units had failed to find him. Rain was pouring down and … more
PITTSFIELD -— Relentless rain and biting cold Saturday might have kept some people from attending this year's Harvest Festival, but they didn't deter hardy regulars from picking up produce from … more
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