Welcome to Real Estate Friday!

Friday, Jan 12 / By / Plenty to look at and read in this week's Real Estate Friday!, from the best sales of last year to a gorgeous property of the week, to a spectacular Transformation to the latest installment on our complete guide to dealing in Berkshire real estate.

Welcome to Real Estate Friday!

Friday, Jan 5 / By / Happy new year! This week we move forward while embracing the past, with a gorgeous renovated Victorian and staff picks for the Best of 2017. Plus, Installment Five of our guide to buying, selling, financing and building real estate in Berkshire County.

Minor Haskell, 80, of Lenox

Tuesday, Jan 2 - Minor was employed at in the maintenance department at Kripalu in Lenox. He enjoyed bowling at Ken’s Bowl and golfing at Pontoosuc, and he loved camping.

Welcome to Real Estate Friday!

Friday, Dec 29 - Goodies for the new year in this week's Real Estate Friday! From the perfect country retreat, to Best-of-2017 staff picks,to the latest regional real estate transactions, to "Pining for Pines" from our garden columnist, to advice on how to finance the new home you'll buy next year. Enjoy!

Coldest day this century

Thursday, Dec 28 - The high temperature of 9 degrees represents the coldest high reading since December 22, 1989.

David Mitchell, 59, of Becket

Wednesday, Dec 27 - David worked at the Onyx Corporation in Lee for the past 20 years as a millwright. He loved music and was a member of the Becket Praise Team.

Birth announcement

Wednesday, Dec 27 - A girl born to Nina Jenny Campus and Daniel Jacob Rockwell of Tyringham.

May Collins, 95, of South Lee

Tuesday, Dec 26 - She was educated in schools in England and served in the British Army Auxiliary Territorial Services where she worked on the maintenance of tanks.

Four Freedoms contingency plans for emergency protest

Saturday, Dec 23 - The Four Freedoms Coalition, in partnership with Greylock Together, Indivisible Pittsfield, the Berkshire Democratic Brigades and others, is making contingency plans for a rapid response protest at Park Square in downtown Pittsfield, Mass.