Howard Herman | Designated Hitter

Howard Herman | Designated Hitter: Everyone has an Ed Ladley story - and not just in basketball

Everybody had an Ed Ladley story. If you were ever involved with the former Wahconah boys basketball coach, you had at least one — or maybe several — good anecdotes about Ed.Ladley, who …

Howard Herman | Designated Hitter: Bruins players keeping one eye on Red Sox's World Series run

BOSTON — The chant started with just under six minutes left in the third period of Thursday night's Bruins game.The familiar ring of "Beat L.A.," echoed through the T.D. Garden."I was still in …

Gene Chague | Berkshire Woods & Waters

Gene Chague | Berkshire Woods and Waters: Over 1,300 acres of local land protected by MassWildlife

In his October report to the Berkshire County League of Sportsmen, Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife Western District Supervisor Andrew Madden announced that MassWildlife completed 14 …

Gene Chague | Berkshire Woods and Waters: George 'Gige' Darey receives prestigious award

Last Tuesday, Lenox resident George L. "Gige" Darey, former board member and chairman of the Massachusetts Fisheries and Wildlife Board, received the Francis W. Sargent Conservation Award from the …

Mike Walsh | Powder Report

Mike Walsh | Powder Report: Vermont's Sophie Caldwell talks growth of cross-country skiing

All work and no powder makes Mike a dull boy. All work and no powder makes Mike a dull boy.Here's snow season!Welcome back, everyone, to Season 2 of the Powder Report.It's been a long, grueling and …

Athlete Spotlight

Athlete Spotlight: Taconic cross-country runner Brandon Pelkey

Fresh off a sixth-place finish at a soaking wet Berkshire Individuals meet, Taconic senior Brandon Pelkey came by The Berkshire Eagle offices to talk about the Braves cross-country season, last …

Athlete Spotlight: Mount Greylock volleyball's Marley Buffis and Maddie Albert

Berkshire Eagle staffWith the Western Massachusetts high school volleyball tournament seeds coming out on Tuesday, we decided to catch up with a pair of volleyball players from Mount Greylock for our …

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Red Sox top Dodgers for 4th World Series title in 15 seasons

LOS ANGELES — Chris Sale's final pitch for this Boston juggernaut triggered a celebration on the Dodger Stadium infield, among thousands of fans who made their way to California — and …

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The Wahconah Boys Basketball team hosted Hoosac Valley on Monday night. more
A two-loss week should be costly to any team in national rankings. The Williams College men's basketball team is no exception.The Ephs, who dropped games at Amherst and at home against Middlebury … more
With the snow settled in across Berkshire County on Sunday evening, Pittsfield senior Hayden Plouffe stopped by The Eagle offices to chat about his final season as a PHS swimmer, what he likes to do … more
The managing partner of the Martha's Vineyard Sharks said he's confident 13 will be a lucky number for his team.That's because the Sharks have left the Futures League and will be the new 13th team in … more
The Berkshire League Nordic season got underway then took a break due to the storm over the weekend. With a break in the action, we take a look at what to expect from the teams in the Berkshire … more
NORTH ADAMS — The Drury hockey team recorded a 9-1 win over Mount Everett on Saturday night.Toby Ellingwood recorded a hat trick in the win, while Caleb Rondeau and Corbin Rumbolt each had had … more
SHEFFIELD — The Mount Everett duals took place on Saturday and the Eagles ended the day with a record of 3-1. After losing to Gateway 33-24, Everett ran through the competition with … more
Random thoughts while making french toast, which is what you do when anticipating snow.The Berkshire Eagle sports staff was all around Berkshire County this weekend covering events, which is … more
John E. Parsons, a New York lawyer, purchased land in Lenox in 1875 and built a Lenox cottage on a large farm called Stonover, much of it wetlands. The house remains on Undermountain Road. Some of … more
Now that the weather has finally turned cold, the ice on our lakes should now be safe enough to go ice fishing on. Most ice fishermen that I know have been champing at the bit waiting for this time. … more

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