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Biz Briefs: Wood Brothers Music now offering Band and String Instrument Rentals
Music to their ears: Wood Bros. Music of Pittsfield will now be offering a complete line of band and string instrument rentals for the 2016-2017 school year. Owner Chip Winnard also is working with RS Berkeley, a New Jersey-based instrument manufacturing company, which has been the sponsor for several clinics in area schools, including North
'Sausage Party": Food Orgy
Contemplating "Sausage Party," an R-rated, animated food orgy in more ways than one, I'm reminded of what a fellow journalist once opined at a block party: "You know what's wrong with you film critics? You see so many movies that when you chance upon something different, you just go crazy." Thus, I'm proud
Williams College Class of 2020 to Arrive on Aug. 29
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The 552 students who make up the Williams College Class of 2020 will arrive on campus on Aug. 29 for First Days, their official orientation to the college. The tradition of First Days introduces first-year students to the college through meetings with academic advisers and opportunities to learn about academic
Berkshires Beat: Adams Alert Hose Brings Home Awards
Trio of honors: The Alert Hose Co #1 of Adams attended the Bennington Battle Days parade on Aug. 14, in which members pulled their infamous parade cart, which was built in 1885.   The department is well known for wearing their Prince Albert- style buff and white uniforms. This rare uniform style has been preserved by the company
Williamstown Con Comm Seeks Specifics on Spruces Plantings
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The Conservation Commission on Thursday evening reiterated its request for a detailed list of the plants that a local nonprofit hopes to put on town-owned land on Sept. 1.   And the commissioners expressed some dismay about having to ask twice.   The Hoosic River Watershed Association,
Baker Highlights Craft Industry With Trip to Berkshire Mountain Distillers
The governor bellies up to the bar to become the first customer to purchase a cocktail from the distillery — thanks to new legislation making that possible. SHEFFIELD, Mass. — Twelve years ago Chris Weld had grown tired of his work in emergency rooms. So, he moved back to Massachusetts and bought an apple
End of Session Review: Benjamin Downing
Senator Downing at the governor's signing of the energy diversity bill earlier this month in Boston. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — State Sen. Benjamin Downing is happy with the state's new energy bill but feels it doesn't go far enough.   Just before the July 31 end of the formal legislative session, the
Williamstown's Highland Woods Fully Functional
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — After a five-month delay caused by a sprinkler system failure, the Highland Woods senior housing project is now fully operational.   Elton Ogden of Berkshire Housing Development Corporation on Monday gave the Board of Selectmen an update on the 40-unit apartment at the end of Southworth Street, adjacent
Doll Makers Donate Two 'Babies' to Williamstown Nursing Home
'Caleb' is Kathi George's newest dolls for sale through her Until Forever Nursery. Next to Caleb's head is a blank doll head that will become a completed baby doll. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Two new residents have moved into Williamstown Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Jenna is only 3 months old
Clark Art Institute to Host Oct. 1 5K
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The inaugural Trailblazer Run will be held at the Clark Art Institute on Saturday, Oct. 1 at 8 a.m.   The 5K trail run, a great way to explore both the Clark's campus trails and the interconnected trails maintained by the town of Williamstown, features individual timed results and is open to runners
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