Library names new director
NEW LEBANON, N.Y. Moriah Sears has been appointed library director of the New Lebanon Library by the organization's trustees.
Feb 24 9:15AM BE Business

BSC raises $125k in NYC
PITTSFIELD Barrington Stage Company/New York City raised $125,000 for the 2018 New Works Initiative at a sold-out benefit that took place recently at the Friars Club in New York. The evening
Feb 24 9:12AM BE Business

Bringing James Van Der Zee's work home to Lenox
Lenox He was born in a house on Hubbard Street when Hubbard Street was still a dirt road. He remembered early years in a large, warm family. Around him, people were always sketching and
Feb 24 9:12AM BE Berkshires Lifestyles

Second edition of giving guide available
GREAT BARRINGTON The second edition of "Giving Back: Your Guide to Charitable Opportunities in the Berkshires", published by the Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires, will be distributed
Feb 24 9:12AM BE Business

We Believe" program begins
LAKEVILLE, Conn. Salisbury Bank has kicked off its 30th annual "We Believe" program to assist children who would otherwise not get to experience the holiday season. Those interested in
Feb 24 9:09AM BE Business

Ask the Doctors: Those allergic to eggs can safely get a flu shot
Q: My pharmacist recently told me I could get a flu shot, even though I have an egg allergy. Is this true? A: You're smart to ask, especially now. As the current flu season illustrates, the influenza .
Feb 23 6:15PM BE Health

New antibiotic is discovered in dirt
The modern medical era began when an absent-minded British scientist named Alexander Fleming returned from vacation to find that one of the petri dishes he forgot to put away was covered in a ...
Feb 23 6:15PM BE Health

Health Take-Away: Hospitals look to AHA programs to improve population health
As healthcare systems, hospitals and communities throughout the U.S. continue to address the often uphill challenge of improving population health, more and more are looking to the turnkey packages .
Feb 23 6:15PM BE Health

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions, Feb. 5-9
FEB. 5-9ADAMSGreylock Federal Credit Union sold property at 5 Hastings St., Adams, to Joseph Dilego, $31,500.
Feb 22 7:51PM BE Real Estate

Braves bow out with production of 'Fiddler
PITTSFIELD -- For its last musical in its existing school auditorium, the Taconic High School Theatre Department is preparing to bow out with the production of a classic, "Fiddler on the Roof." ..
Feb 20 10:36AM BE Mass Schools

RECESS | Things to do this week: Get your game on, meet wild animals, audition for a show
Meet ...
Feb 19 8:39PM BE Mass Schools

Fashion Week: How does this look get from the runway to the Berkshires?
Ladies, if you do nothing else, invest in good shoes.At least, that's the advice of fashion designer Adam Lippes, founder and creative director of Adam Lippes LLC. But if you think it's a sales
Feb 16 7:33PM BE Berkshires Lifestyles

Breakfast with The Eagle: Sitting down with a community street fighter
NORTH ADAMS When Rachel Branch thinks ahead to her birthday this April, when she turns 76, liberation springs to mind. It's the month of Paul Revere's ride, she says, and the "Spirit of `76."
Feb 16 7:30PM BE Berkshires Lifestyles

Metropolitan Opera in HD is a grand show
GREAT BARRINGTON After a handsy confrontation with Baron Scarpia (Zeljko Lucic) during Act 2 of the Metropolitan Opera's Jan. 27 production of "Tosca," Sonya Yoncheva, playing Floria Tosca,
Feb 16 7:27PM BE Berkshires Lifestyles

How to know when a child's flu turns serious
The standard prescription for flu is to stay home and rest, drink plenty of fluids, and keep pain and fever under control with over-the-counter drugs like acetaminophen.But this flu season has been a
Feb 16 6:12PM BE Health

CLASSROOM OF THE WEEK | The young 'Renaissance' women and men of Hoosac Valley
CHESHIRE -- The eighth-grade class at Hoosac Valley Middle & High School has proven that it can take a page from their lesson books and run with it. For their use of skills, creativity and ..
Feb 15 11:36PM BE Mass Schools

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions, Jan. 29-Feb. 2
JAN. 29-FEB. 2ADAMSMelanie Gelaznik sold property at 4 Crandall St.
Feb 15 8:27PM BE Real Estate

RECESS | Things to do this week: Explore The Renaissance, start a garden, celebrate the winter's wonder
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Feb 12 11:45PM BE Mass Schools

Berkshire County Real Estate Transactions, Jan. 22-26
JAN. 22-26ALFORDHarold Gustin and Lauren Gail Gustin sold property at 140 Green River Valley Road, Alford, to Eric Morgenroth and Adriann Morgenroth, $460,000.BECKETLorraine A.
Feb 8 8:18PM BE Real Estate