Saturday, June 15, 2024

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Monument Valley Road Construction Begins Week of 6/17

During the week the road will be limited to local traffic only between 6 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Dry January offers plenty of opportunities for socializing, good food

If you count yourself among the 1 in 5 Americans estimated to be taking part in Dry January, don’t despair; the local food scene might just be enough to satiate your need for heading out for a night on the town sans alcohol.

BOOK REVIEW: ‘The Uninhabitable Earth,’ a grisly, sobering look at climate change

“It is worse, much worse, than you think. The slowness of climate change is a fairy tale, perhaps as pernicious as the one that says it isn’t happening at all …”

Second Quarter Real Estate Market Report

All signs suggest the market is beginning to come back.

CONNECTIONS: The enigmatic Ethan Allen, ‘founder’ of Vermont

There are two mysteries about Ethan Allen: Who was he and where is he?

Ralph Mills III, 60, of Sheffield

Ralph worked for many years as a sales clerk for Hocon Industrial Gas, a welding supply company in Torrington, Conn.

Tensions flare as cable panel drops plans for lawsuit against Charter

There was also considerable grumbling about Berkshire County being included in the Albany, New York, television market, resulting in very few stations from Springfield or Boston in the channel line-up and, therefore, a dearth of news coverage concerning Massachusetts.

EDGEWISE: Bernie Sanders: Is a new American Revolution at hand?

Bernie Sanders may be an unlikely hero, but he’s got the guts to be out there speaking truth to power in ways that no one else in the Democratic Party seems willing to do.

New Marlborough fan of Bernie Sanders donates

“I figured that if I could buy it, anyone could buy it and that is bad. I was worried that somebody would buy it and redirect it to, or something like that.” -- New Marlborough resident Paul Joffe, who had purchased

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