Monday, June 24, 2024

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Tag: Hillsdale

BUSINESS MONDAY: Spotlight on Refill GB—a mission-based shop with a welcoming vibe (and zero plastic!)

Founded three years ago by Berkshire native Jamie McCormack, this charming Great Barrington retail space helps you make better choices for your health and the planet.

‘Horrific’: Neighbors alarmed at proposed Egremont cannabis store

Some attendees were also concerned that their property values would decline if a cannabis store was located near them, or that long lines would be difficult to manage.

All lives matter

In her letter Susan Winston writes: “We need to stand against all racism -- direct and physical as happened to George Floyd or implied and purely “nasty” as perpetrated by our president.”

David C. King, 86, of Hillsdale, N.Y.

David was an award-winning author of more than 80 history, biography and culture studies books for children and young adults.

Stolen car in Great Barrington involved in three crashes

Around 7 a.m. the Columbia County Sheriff's Office in New York notified authorities in Massachusetts that a damaged vehicle matching the wanted car had crashed into a culvert in Hillsdale.

BUSINESS MONDAY: Spotlight on The Sweetish Baker, opening a retail bakery in Great Barrington

While Jensen will miss her Saturdays at the farmers’ market, she is excited for the next chapter and the flavors of spring.

Celia ‘Peg’ McGhee, 90, of Hillsdale, N.Y.

Celia was a graduate of Roeliff Jansen High School in 1947 and Albany Business College in 1948. She later worked at the Hotchkiss School as secretary to the headmaster.

Possibly the best views in the Hudson Valley!

This house, offered by Lisa Bouchard Hoe and Janet Kain of The Kinderhook Group Real Estate, is sited to enjoy spectacular views from every room in the house.

Business Briefs: Roe Jan Brewing opens; CHP physical therapist; retirement planning seminar; BFAIR promotion; Interprint Tech Session

Roe Jan Brewing Company opens doors Hillsdale, N.Y. -- Roe Jan Brewing Company opened its doors Feb. 5, unveiling a starting lineup of beer and...

Delgado visits Hillsdale and new Roe Jan Brewing Company

A new brewing company, restaurant and bar gets the seal of approval from U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado.

Owen D. ‘Corky’ Shultis, 66, of Egremont

Owen worked for 43 years at Simon’s Rock College where he was the Maintenance Supervisor.

Bits & Bytes: Lucky 5 recording; holiday cabaret at Barrington Stage; Eagles Band holiday concert; family felting workshop

On the program are selections including “A Chanukah Celebration,” “Fantasia on A Hymn by Praetorius,” and a medley from “Frozen.”

Marjorie Deitz, of Northbridge, Mass., formerly of Hillsdale, N.Y.

Marjorie was active in the Hillsdale community, including many years of service as a librarian and volunteer coordinator for the Roeliff Jansen Community Library.

Lorinda Mazur, 72, of Richmond

Lorinda was the first woman elected to the Unites States Telephone Association board of directors as well as chairperson of USTA’s Government Relations Committee, testifying on behalf of the telecommunications industry before the U.S. Congress, receiving an award from USTA for her service.

City Slicker to Country Girl

A transplant from Los Angeles deals with zoological adventures now that she lives in the Berkshires.

Bits & Bytes: Schumacher lectures; ‘Baroque Splendor’; FODfest 2019; papercrafting workshops; reading group proposal call

FODfest concerts are a living demonstration of the power of music to connect people, generating a sense of community and often serving as a call to action for individuals and communities to discover common ground.

The Edge Is Free To Read.

But Not To Produce.