Four city churches are teaming up to offer Ashes to Go. The Rev. Dr. Nina Pooley, Rector at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, and Pastor Joel Bergeland from Zion Lutheran Church offer ashes to those who walk or drive up to the Allen Street entrance of St. Stephen’s and

The Rev. Jenny Gregg from Cathedral of the Beloved and the Rev. Cara Davis, pastor at First Congregational Church, offer ashes on North Street near the Intermodal Transportation Center.



Ben Garver has been photographing the Berkshire hills and people for The Eagle since 1994. In his spare time, Garver enjoys hiking and biking with his Australian cattle dog, Cheyenne.