GREAT BARRINGTON – In a tune-up to this weekend’s Western Mass Swim Meets at Springfield College, the Monument Mountain Spartans and the St. Joseph’s Crusaders dominated at the Berkshire Individual swim meet at Simon’s Rock. The Spartans won a total of 13 events including four team relays. St. Joseph saw both Jessie Tobin (200 and […]
NORTH ADAMS — More than 3,500 people poured into the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art to enjoy everything the sprawling, downtown museum had to offer during its annual Free Day. One of these 3,500 people was Jessica Coles. Coles is a Troy, New York native. It was her first time at Mass MoCA. “This place […]
DALTON — The Berkshire County Education Task Force is moving forward with the second phase of its county-wide education study, which will be in partnership with the District Management Council. The DMC, which is based out of Boston and has worked with more than 150 school districts across the nation, was the only group to […]
ADAMS — Representatives from the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management have made 13 policy recommendations and eight building use recommendations regarding the Adams-Cheshire School District – changes that they say could greatly improve the district’s future. The 21 total changes were presented Feb. 8 at C.T. Plunkett Elementary School to an auditorium […]
CHESHIRE – Fifty residents came together inside Cheshire Elementary School Thursday night to discuss the future of their town and to work towards a complete master plan. Five standing easels inside the CES auditorium helped collect resident input. Each easel had a question, and residents were asked to tack up their answers on the boards. […]
CHESHIRE – A draft Community Development Strategy has been created for the town, a major prerequisite of the housing rehabilitation grant the town is pursuing. The CDS is a seven-page document that outlines the town in general and also delves into what grant money would be put towards. It is somewhat similar to the town’s […]
CHESHIRE – The town’s selectmen are not happy with what they call “pre-emptive” and “premature” comments made by members of the Adams town government. The face-off comes at a time when both towns have contracted the Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management to study the future of their joint school district. The Adams-Cheshire […]
PITTSFIELD – Students at John T. Reid Middle School were evacuated early this afternoon following a bomb threat. Officials, though, said the threat was false. The middle school students were evacuated to two nearby areas, but have since been allowed back inside the school building under the guidance of their teachers. Students will gather inside […]
Sports Extra Episode 109 with Mike Walsh and Ethan Winter directed by Cory Willey recorded at Community Television for the Southern Berkshires in Lee, Massachusetts, on January 20, 2017.
With Mike Walsh and Ethan Winter directed by Cory Willey recorded at Community Television for the Southern Berkshires in Lee, Massachusetts, on January 13, 2017.