Viewpoints

Commercial ‘pot shops’ will hurt the drug cartels

Saturday, Sep 23 - In his letter to the editor, Jon Piasecki writes: “Squailia’s neo-Puritan zeal is misguided and harmful to our communities and economy. We need marijuana brought out of the darkness and into the light.”

Communities should ban commercial pot shops

Thursday, Sep 21 - In his letter to the editor, Richard Squailia writes: "I do not want the identity of West Stockbridge, or other small towns, to be changed by allowing pot tourism."

ORANGE ALERT: The (almost) daily outrage

Wednesday, Sep 20 - President Trump had international affairs on his mind Tuesday morning. It was really only a matter of time before the president chimed in on the Emmy Awards. 

Reclaim New York is a ‘pseudo’ grassroots campaign

Monday, Sep 18 - In his letter to the editor, Bobby Houston writes: “The best way to actually reclaim New York is to vote out the Trump toady, John Faso, elect somebody who doesn't take huge donations from hate-money billionaires “

Berkshire Museum’s ‘new vision’: Transform static museum galleries

Tuesday, Sep 12 - In its letter to the editor, the Berkshire Museum Board of Trustees writes: “No matter what the future holds, the Berkshire Museum is focused on bringing people together for experiences that spark creativity and innovative thinking by making inspiring educational connections through art, history and natural science.”

ORANGE ALERT: The (almost) daily outrage

Wednesday, Sep 6 - If Congress fails to act, immigrants who were brought to the United States illegally as children could face deportation as early as March 6 to countries where many left at such young ages that they have no memory of them.

BOB GRAY: Dangerous pig

Tuesday, Sep 5 - While Trevor went off to buy a foot-long corn dog, I paid a buck to a guy with greasy jeans to visit the world’s largest pig and the world’s smallest horse.