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Class is in session ... grab a fork
HILLSDALE, N.Y. -- For almost four years, the small, immaculate kitchen store at HGS Home Chef -- an off-shoot of the equally charming Hillsdale General Store just across the street on .
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The Whiskey Treaty Roadshow to release EP at Barrington Stage show
PITTSFIELD -- For months, The Whiskey Treaty Roadshow has been promoting its Saturday, June 1, show at Barrington Stage Company's Boyd-Quinson Mainstage as an album release kick-off event. Yet, ..
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Artist captures history, natural light of Shaker village
Light was important to the Shakers. So important, they built their living quarters and work spaces in a manner that allowed "God's light" to flow through them.Using networks of doors and stairways, .
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Shaker Barn offers stage for talented up-and-comers
PITTSFIELD -- Since its opening season in 2017, the Shaker Barn Music series at Hancock Shaker Village has given roots music a prominent central Berkshire stage in the months leading up to ...
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Work by a designer, artist who can do 'anything'
Designer Robert U. Taylor's work can be seen in films, theme parks, restaurants and resorts around the world, from the U.S.
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A look at the Bidwell House Museum's collection
MONTEREY -- "This is Metropolitan Museum of Art level," said Sam Herrup, turning over a salt cellar with a deft hand. The creamy ceramic is patterned in deep blue, and it flares at the head and ..
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A hub for artists in the Berkshires and beyond
GREAT BARRINGTON -- Though a verdant landscape can be seen through the windows behind them, the 19 bronze sunflowers looming at the back of L'Atelier Berkshires' gallery are in decay. They ..
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Annie Lennox's dreamscape finds a home at Mass MoCA
NORTH ADAMS -- Inside a glass case resting on a large earthen mound, a folded piece of paper bears the opening lines to Eurythmics' most famous song."Sweet dreams are made of this," the ..
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Bob Dunn | Game On | Review: They Came From Below
When We Happy Few was released in 2018, it dropped players into a candy-colored nightmare, concocted from influences including authors George Orwell and Aldous Huxley, video games like "Bioshock" ...
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John Seven | Viewer's Discretion: Film, show probe dysfunctional family, wrongly accused man
51 BIRCH STREET' (APPLE, SUNDANCE) Thank goodness for people who like to work out their problems in public, because they have single-handedly enlivened the dysfunctional family documentary genre, ...
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A classic summertime drink
This weekend will be filled with Memorial Day celebrations -- the unofficial start of summer in New England (the official start is Friday, June 21) -- and Saturday is National Wine Day. ..
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Blockbusters and horror lead the way this summer at the movies
Summer is coming -- on the calendar, in the movie theaters, and at some point, outdoors in the form of actual hot weather. When summer comes to movie theaters it will led by the traditional ..
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Five things to do if you're on a budget this week
ARTFun for the familyPittsfield's 3rd Thursdays kick off for the season Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m., with music, performance, food and community activities including a performance from the Breffny .
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The Folly at Field Farm: A mid-century modern masterpiece
At first glance, The Folly, looks to be nothing more than a small, tan-colored shingled house sitting on a hill above a pond. Look again, and you might recognize the "youngest house museum in New ..
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The Lantern: There's a new burger in town ...
PITTSFIELD -- There is a lot that hasn't changed at The Lantern Bar & Grill since Pittsfield's iconic eatery reopened: you can still grab a seat at the counter; a lot of the art is still in ...
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The best books we've read recently ...
This month, we're taking a slight reading break and recommending our favorite books that we've read outside of work in the last six months. But don't worry, we'll be back next month with our reviews ..
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How a hometown boy is helping reshape his hometown
DALTON -- Stephen Sears is accustomed to having his meals photographed. He's usually the one behind the lens, though."I take a picture of every single thing I get served on a vacation.
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Popa Chubby's blues evoke life on the edge
DALTON -- After a few decades in a particular line of work, many people are married to stability. Popa Chubby isn't one of those people."I have no balance in my life at all.
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Ozner's glass art goes mainstream
LEE -- The top-floor displays at Ozzie's Glass Gallery are home to more than a few creatures. In one, an elephant raises its trunk skyward, eyes wide. In another, a spiky "Stardust Warrior" .
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John Seven | Viewer's Discretion: British thriller will have viewers on the edge of their seats
BODYGUARD' (NETFLIX) If you want tense, exciting, hard-to-predict crime conspiracy stories that keep you on the edge of your seat, British television writer Jed Mercurio should be your go-to guy. His series, "Line of ..
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