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Seven Democrats seek chance to unseat Republican John Faso in crucial NY-19 district
The Democratic candidates debate lasted nearly three hours and covered issues from Trump? ...
Jun 20 5:24AM Berkshire Edge

'Flowers Falling from my Mouth,' ritual dance-theatre by Pooja Prema, at Sheffield Covered Bridge
I am trying to bring opposites together. I am the bridge. How do you create peace, peac .
Jun 20 4:52AM Berkshire Edge

Vermont Gets $4 Million To Fight Opioid Crisis
Vermont's congressional delegation says the state is getting $4 million in federal grants to help fight the opioid epidemic.
Jun 20 2:20AM WAMC-Mass/VT News

Budget Override Vote Fails Again
The Vermont House on Tuesday failed to override Governor Phil Scott's second budget veto.
Jun 19 11:05PM WAMC-Mass/VT News

'Israel Potter' highlights sacrifices made for democracy
In a letter to the editor, Jacqueline Washack writes, "After experiencing this marvelous p ...
Jun 19 10:38PM Berkshire Edge

New Vermont Law Moves State Toward Individual Mandate
Vermont Governor Phil Scott recently signed a bill that moves the state toward establishing an individual mandate that would require all residents have health insurance.
Jun 19 10:15PM WAMC-Mass/VT News

(Concert Review) Ani DiFranco, the Mahaiwe, 6.17.18
Ani DiFranco With Haley Heynderickx Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center Great Barrington, Mass. June 17, 2018 Review and photos by Seth Rogovoy (GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass., June 18, 2018) - For nearly 30 years, Ani DiFranco has been firing off manifestos-in-song about politics as well as odes to love and heartbreak (and, more recently, reflections on motherhood).
Jun 19 7:50PM Rogovy Report

Summer Trails: Learning through the Lens of the Season
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="185"] Click here to download free pdf (36 pages).[/caption] Summer Trails Learning Ahead: Summer Trails Sense of Place: Summer Trails Who am I? Where am I? These are the fundamental questions proposed by the humanities. Inquiries related to local history, literature, and education, inspire us to think deeply about the places where we live and how our identity fits into the context of our community and the seasons.
Jun 19 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Dear Sarah: Chores
Dear Sarah, What do you think is a good age at which to start giving children chores? Should chores be a requirement for getting an allowance? Signed, Uncertain in Belchertown Dear Uncertain, Ah, chores! This is a hot topic among many of the parents in my practice and one that I have struggled with []
Jun 18 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Berkshire Leadership Program Class of 2018
The Berkshire Leadership Program program aims to bring together community-minded individuals from diverse backgrounds who are committed to addressing challenges and improve the quality of life in the Berkshires. This 12-week program gives participants an opportunity to learn about the opportunities and challenges the Berkshires face in a wide variety of topics, ranging from . The post Berkshire Leadership Program Class of 2018 appeared first on 1Berkshire.
Jun 18 12:25PM Berkshire1Berkshire.com

We All Do Economic Development
Recently, a team from 1Berkshire joined over 100 representatives from across the commonwealth at the Governor's annual Economic Development Summit in Worcester. This event brought together municipal representatives, economic development organizations, and private industry leaders to learn, network, and share challenges and practices from across Massachusetts. With top officials including Governor Baker, Lieutenant Governor .
Jun 18 12:25PM Berkshire1Berkshire.com

Weekdays in Western MA: June 18th - 22nd, 2018
Weekdays in Western MA: June 18th 22nd, 2018 Weekday community-based educational opportunities can be found throughout the four counties of Western MA all week long! Each weekday we feature community-based educational opportunities that can be selected to support the interests and education of self-directed teens, homeschoolers and life-long learners. Select the day of the []
Jun 17 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Warzones
By Mickey Friedman June 16, 2018 Once it was fairly easy for white people. The native-Americans were forced to ever-dwindling, degrading reservations. Our foreign enemies were oceans away.
Jun 16 11:26AM BerkshireRedCrowNews

Popular Berkshire TIX Program June 12 through September 8!
BERKSHIRE COUNTY, MA - Barrington Stage Company and 1Berkshire in partnership kick off this year's TIX program on June 12, 2018. This popular program, in its 17th year, offers half-price tickets to residents and visitors throughout the Berkshires. Patrons can buy same-day half-price tickets to performances at three conveniently-located TIX booths: Barrington .
Jun 6 9:17PM Berkshire1Berkshire.com

THE BERKSHIRE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL WRAPS THIRTEENTH LARGEST FESTIVAL TO DATE
THE BERKSHIRE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL WRAPS THIRTEENTH LARGEST FESTIVAL TO DATE Juried Prize, Audience Awards and Major Representation Deal Announced! June 4, 2018, Great Barrington, MA - Sunday, the Berkshire...
Jun 5 12:42PM BerkshireInt'lFilmFestival

Oligarchs
By Mickey Friedman June 5, 2018 The obvious is often missed. Until it rises up and comes crashing down upon us. So much TV talk about the great mystery.
Jun 5 11:25AM BerkshireRedCrowNews

Strength in Numbers
Claudia Reyes '18 came to Williams to study math. She loved the subject in high school and heard wonderful things about the department. But when she got here, she started to doubt herselfand her skills.
Jun 4 9:03PM BerkshireWilliamsCollege

2018 Festival Opener Spot
The post 2018 Festival Opener Spot appeared first on Berkshire International Film Festival.
Jun 4 1:01PM BerkshireInt'lFilmFestival

The Licorice Project
In 2012, sisters Katie Kerr Clarke '87 and Kendra Kerr Olvany '82 opened the welcome gates to a club no one wants to join. They have been building community among those affected by breast cancer ever since. The Licorice Project embraces and empowers women by connecting breast cancer patients and survivors, sharing resources and spreading Continue reading "The Licorice Project
Jun 1 3:16PM BerkshireWilliamsCollege