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Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the 1969 moon landing at the Norman Rockwell Museum
Norman Rockwell was likely entrenched in his daily routine on that long-ago summer afternoon, one that included riding his bike down Main Street and observing passersby from the expansive northern-facing windows of his second-floor studio in Stockbridge.
13 hrs ago
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News Briefs: High heat advisories: Sheffield cooling centers; keeping pets safe
With expected temperatures in the 90s and an even higher heat index, it is extremely important to keep pets indoors, out of the sun and hydrated.
17 hrs ago
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Celebrate Construct: A summer evening for kids of all ages
There will be something for everyone starting with games and entertainment for the kids, and four bands onstage ending with a spectacular fireworks.
20 hrs ago
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Welcome to Real Estate Friday!
Chapin Fish of Brockman Real Estate offers a beautiful and historic home on 53 acres with incredible pastoral views. A selection of properties with views!
1 day ago
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Farmer's 'dream come true': Great Barrington cannabis retailer gets final state license to grow outdoors
Dobson has two greenhouses already up and is building a third. That way, he can continue to grow over the winter. But the bottom line is there won't be as much outdoor product as there would be in a normal growing season.
2 days ago
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Marking 225 years at the Southfield Church, a k a the United Church of New Marlborough
Olsen's ministering to his fellow congregants, often as few as six on any given Sunday, hinges on a refreshingly simple approach: He engages in conversation about faith from every angle while remaining open to the evolution that inevitably comes with time.
2 days ago
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Business Briefs: 'Tanglewood Forever' exceeds goal; Brien Center gains development director; new Barrington Stage trustees; Berkshire Children & Families name change; Salisbury Bank Community Day
The name 18 Degrees represents where the sun stands in the sky at the first sign of daybreak.
2 days ago
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News Briefs: Sheffield covered bridge closure; woman charged with misleading police
The reason for the closure is to replace the roof and restain the sides of the bridge.
2 days ago
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THEATRE REVIEW: Women rule in BTG's 'The Skin of Our Teeth'
In the most arrestingand prescientscene in this production, Maggie Antrobus summons, quietly but forcefully, MANkind's history of injustice to her gender.
2 days ago
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Stanley Szwyd, 95, of Housatonic
His four siblings had all been told that he had been killed during the war. His sister was in disbelief when she heard from him. His family had already held a funeral for him, believing that he had died in captivity.
2 days ago
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Eugene Congdon, 92, of Tampa, Fla., formerly of Great Barrington
His last 30 years were spent in Tampa, Florida, where he owned SHELLS Restaurant.
2 days ago
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AMPLIFICATIONS: A love of Shakespeare and Shake & Co.
Shake & Co., as the locals call it, has always been innovative. The plays are sometimes set in more modern eras, the language sometimes modified.
2 days ago
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Illuminating the Hidden Forest, Chapter 5: City on a Hill
Oh, nokeep her off my mushroom city. My adored little dog has become a Godzilla threatening Gotham.
2 days ago
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Medical examiner identifies body of woman discovered Tuesday in Peru
Investigators have not uncovered any indications of foul play in Ms. Coutinho's disappearance or death.
2 days ago
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Despite concerns, cannabis could be an economic driver for Berkshire County
Surely the most important question now on the local level is how to manage the siting and operations of the shops and cultivation facilities.
2 days ago
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Great Barrington Farmers' Market works to make healthy, local food available for everyone
This year's WIC farmers' market checks will be issued in the amount of $25 per eligible client. And the good news doesn't stop there: Through the Market Match program, all WIC checks will be doubled.
3 days ago
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News Brief: Remains of unidentified woman recovered in Peru
Police continue to investigate the identity of the unidentified woman and the circumstances surrounding her death.
3 days ago
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THEATRE REVIEW: BTG's extremely well done 'The Skin of Our Teeth' mixes philosophies, concepts
David Auburn and his cast have brought forward all of the humor in Wilder's script, and all of the character that makes this a very special look at human history and American's part in creating the world we all now live in.
3 days ago
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THEATRE REVIEW: Dorset Theatre Festival's intriguing 'DIG' a comedy with emotional, tear-jerking scenes
There is an awkward reality on the Dorset stage that feels right, that comes together for the sake of exploring what makes unusual people tick.
3 days ago
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Donald Rochelo, 83, of Suwanee, Ga., formerly of Adams and North Adams
Donald loved country line dancing with his wife, and both were members of the Country Line Dancers and Berkshire Line Dancers.
3 days ago
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