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Lawmakers Discuss Balancing Budget Priorities At Pittsfield Senior Center
Council on Aging Director Vin Marinaro presented Downing with a certificate that reads 'you were on the hill and now you are over the hill' and other gifts in honor of Downing's 10 years in the state Senate. Downing is not running for re-election. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Berkshire delegation said Friday that
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Williams Men's Hockey Sweeps Middlebury
MIDDLEBURY, Vt. -- Alex Hagerty broke a third-period tie to give the Williams College men's hockey team a 3-2 win over Middlebury on Friday night.   This was the fourth consecutive game the Ephs (17-4-1, 13-2-1 NESCAC) let up the first two goals, but have come from behind to claim the victory.   Williams has now
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Williams Provost Accepts President Position of Virginia College
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Will Dudley, who has served as provost at Williams College since 2011, has accepted the position of president at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Va. W&L’s Board of Trustees unanimously elected Dudley as the university’s 27th president during its meeting in Lexington on Friday. Dudley
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Williamstown Library Receives $160,000 From Deceased Patron
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The David and Joyce Milne Public Library recently was the beneficiary of the estate of longtime resident William Scanlan. Scanlan left the library $80,000 and left an additional $80,000 to the Friends of the Milne after his death in December 2014.   “We lost a dear friend and library patron
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Red Cross Offers Tips for Keeping Safe in Frigid Weather
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — As frigid temperatures move in and blanket the region this weekend, the Red Cross warns of dangers to pets and frozen pipes in homes. During cold weather, take preventative action in your home Keep garage doors closed if there are water supply lines in the garage. Open kitchen and bathroom cabinet
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Williamstown School Budget Looks at Staff Reductions
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Williamstown Elementary School is looking to cut three teachers to offset rising health insurance costs.   Citing a 14 percent increase in health insurance cost and a need to make the district's budget more sustainable, School Superintendent Douglas Dias told the School Committee on Wednesday his
Lanesborough Sets Special Town Meeting For Feb. 23
LANESBOROUGH, Mass. — The Board of Selectmen set a special town meeting for Tuesday, Feb. 23, at 6 p.m. that will address the Mount Greylock Regional School project.   There will only be two articles, with one of them not having a vote. The first question authorizes the Board of Selectmen to acquire easements to move a
Williams Men's Hockey Tops Middlebury in OT
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. -- Colby Cretella scored one minute into overtime Thursday to give the Williams College men's hockey team a 5-4 win over Middlebury on Thursday night.   After scoring three consecutive goals in the third period, the Ephs (16-4-1, 12-2-1 NESCAC) gave themselves the opportunity to play extra minutes, and
'Hail, Caesar!': I Come to Criticize, and Praise a Little, Too
While love has been a major theme of motion pictures since the medium's inception, Hollywood hath no greater love than that of itself. Thus it was only a matter of time before the filmmakers Coen, les frères Ethan and Joel, would sing a paean to the industry where they've so consummately plied their artistry. Set in the 1950s,
Berkshire Tidbits: Valentine's Delights
This week's Tidbits has to start with the first Throwback Thursday social media postings on Feb. 11 to begin Mezze Bistro & Bar's 20th anniversary, 413-458-0123, 777 Cold Spring Road/Route 7 in Williamstown. Friday evening, Feb. 12, will feature a 1996 throwback dance party and celebration after dinner at 10 p.m. Saturday and
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