Bits & Bytes: GBFD rope rescue training; ‘Gardening to Save the World;’ Farm to Glass Throwdown; organ recital in Salisbury; Town of GB to accept online tax payments

GB Fire Department’s rope rescue training weekend Great Barrington — On the weekend of October 31, members of the Great Barrington Fire Department, along with members of the Egremont and Sheffield fire departments, participated in 16 hours of rope rescue training. The focus of the class was rigging rope systems using mechanical advantage to safely lower