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Update: Concert resumed after delay. Power outage reported at Tanglewood during John Fogerty concert

The opening act of the concert played two songs before power outage took place.

Great Barrington resident wins $1 million in state lottery

The Massachusetts Lottery announced on April 10 that Great Barrington resident Richard Swiater won a $1 million prize in its "$4,000,000 Monopoly Doubler” $10...

Potential change in West Stockbridge/Richmond shared services agreement roils emergency services responders

“It has been very frustrating not being afforded the opportunity to communicate with those who are supposed to be our town’s leadership.” -- EMS Director Austin White

Monument Mountain Regional High School Principal retiring, second principal to leave district by end of school year

"It is time for me to put the health and well-being of me and my family first, given a cascade of family misfortunes over the past several years," Monument Mountain Regional High School Principal Kristi Farina wrote in her announcement on ParentSquare.

Egremont Select Board Chairman McGurn dies

McGurn was first elected to the Select Board in May 2017.

Earthquake rattles the region (updated 12:38 p.m.)

Berkshire County —  The United States Geological Survey reported a 4.8 magnitude earthquake, with its epicenter in Lebanon, New Jersey. Effects from the earthquake were...

Old Mill Restaurant in South Egremont to close

South Egremont —  On Wednesday, April 3, Old Mill Restaurant owner and chef Terry Moore announced that the restaurant will close in early June. Moore...

Berkshire County Internet outage caused by fiber break in network

The outage was due to a fiber break in the network as a result of physical damage incurred during the storm.

Café Triskele’s owners to take over space left by Timothy’s Pizzeria and Restaurant in Lee

Lee — Following the January 15 death of owner and namesake Timothy Spence, the fate of Timothy’s Pizzeria and Restaurant, at 54 Main Street has...

EPA calls off April 3 Upland Disposal Facility update, Housatonic Rest of River remediation meeting

The communication did not provide a new date for the meeting but stated representatives are working to reschedule the session.

U.S. Senators Markey, Warren urge GE to revise PCB transportation plan

GE’s current proposal heavily relies on truck transportation for its on-site disposal options, while also failing to provide a clear roadmap on how it plans to handle material cleaned up from further downstream.

MASS MoCA reaches an agreement with UAW Local 2110 ending 21-day strike

Employees are slated to return to work today, March 27, 2024

Department of Public Utilities decision on Housatonic Water Works rate increases deferred until August

Great Barrington — A decision on Housatonic Water Works's proposed rate increases by the Department of Public Utilities has been deferred until at least...

Town of Lee refiles lawsuit against Monsanto and GE

Lee — In a press release issued on Tuesday, March 19, the town announced that it has refiled a lawsuit against Monsanto and General...

Egremont Village Inn and Egremont Barn put up for sale

Egremont —  On Friday, March 15, the Egremont Village Inn and Egremont Barn properties were put up for sale. The real estate agent for the...

EPA cancels citizen group tour of proposed toxic waste disposal facility in Lee

The agency cites safety concerns. Meanwhile, a local representative calls the measure a “cowardly failure” of responsibility owed to residents.

Baba Louie’s restaurants put up for sale

Great Barrington and Hudson, N.Y. — On Thursday, March 14, in a press release, Paul and Eileen Masiero, owners of Baba Louie’s restaurants in...