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Tanglewood Classical Season Opens; Taconic Blossoms
Austrian pianist Rudolf Buchbinder is playing at Tanglewood. Tanglewood opens its classical season this week, with diverse and stimulating programming of classical and modern chamber and orchestral masterworks spanning three centuries, featuring Boston Symphony Conductor Andris Nelsons and the brilliant pianist Lang Lang.
Coming Back Like A Song: Cabaret or Play?
"Hannah and Her Sisters" had a scene like this. So did many other movies. Imagine a party in a New York City home. Two former musical performers are urged by the gathering to relive their old hits. Everyone gathers around the piano and off the performers go – amidst "oohs" and "ahhs" in recognition as an
Silent Protest Staged at Williamstown Parade
The annual parade marched down Main Street. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Mother Nature was not the only one who may have made revelers at the town's annual Fourth of July celebrations a little uncomfortable.   A group of nine young people turned out at the parade and annual reading of the founding documents
Fourth of July: The Declaration of Independence
A reminder what today is really all about: The adoption of a (literally) revolutionary document that stated the grievances of the colonists against England and their resolve to pursue a course of self-determination — without the bindings of hereditary rule. The
Force, Thunder in Babe Ruth Regional this Weekend in Pittsfield
PITTSFIELD, Mass. -- The Berkshire Force and Greylock Thunder will take the field on Thursday for the start of the four-day Babe Ruth New England Regional Softball Championships in the under-14 and under-16 divisions.   Up to 34 games will be played between Thursday and Sunday at the Doyle Complex on Benedict Road with two teams
More Drury Student Art Installed on Cascade Building
Drury art teacher Phoebe Pepper, left, stands with four of the student artists whose work now appears on the Cascade School Supplies building in Brown Street. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — This was the seventh year new artwork by Drury High School students has been installed on the side of the Cascade School Supplies building on Brown
Williamstown's Fourth of July Offers Full Day of Activities
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — From Founders to frankfurters to fireworks, the Williamstown Chamber of Commerce has you covered for July Fourth fun.   A day of holiday fun gets underway on Wednesday with a 5-kilometer run and 1-mile walk, the Race for Independence, sponsored by Nature's Closet. The event begins at 8 a.m. on
Biz Briefs: Mack Molding Gives $5 Million to SVMC ER Project
Mack gift Mack Molding, the privately owned business of Don Kendall and his family, has donated $5 million for the emergency department expansion and renovation project at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center. "The Kendall Emergency Department" will be unveiled at a ribbon-cutting event once the future project is approved by the
Berkshires Beat: Community Access to the Arts Show Celebrates Creativity
Part of it all Community Access to the Arts presents its annual art show, "I Am a Part of Art," part of CATA's 25th anniversary year, in partnership with the Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Mass., and the Lichtenstein Center for the Arts in Pittsfield, Mass. The first exhibit runs from July 1-Aug. 19 at the
Hoosic River Host to Mother Merganser and Ducklings
Watercolor by the columnist of a female red-breasted merganser catching a tidewater minnow in a salt marsh. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — What came as a complete surprise while I was surveying wildlife at the Hoosic River was an armada of little ducklings paddling to keep up with their mother merganser. I had heard of ducks
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