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International Film Festival: The Berkshire County connection

"Cold Wallet" Production Manager Lizzy Aspenlieder Aspenlieder described the Berkshire International Film Festival as “a melting pot for some of the most talented artists in the world.” “There is something for everyone at this festival,” she said. “It doesn’t get any better than this.”

It’s Not That Simple: Can Annual Town Meeting be improved?

Town Moderator Michael Wise will organize a forum this fall to discuss the Annual Town Meeting format, to seek ideas and consider changes, or possibly to just leave it alone. Please stay tuned to the program for a date.

William H. Weigle Jr., 94, former Egremont selectman, moderator, finance committee vice-chair

His World War II decorations included the Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster including battle stars for the Europe Africa Middle East, Northern France, Ardennes, Rhineland and Central Europe.

Cooke re-elected, newcomer Burke brings ‘youth’ to Great Barrington Selectboard; Atwood out at FinCom

At 33, Kate Feuer Burke represents a much-desired but disappearing demographic in town: a young professional with children who brings new vision and energy to the board.

Egremont ballot question supporters ‘totally shut down’

In her letter to the editor, Kathy O’Malley writes: “We had been informed by the moderator that we would be on the agenda and have time to present and answer questions.”

By 1 vote, Sheffield returns to an appointed Finance Committee

“The Finance Committee is an advisory board. I prefer to choose my own advisors rather than have them chosen for me by three people.” -- Mark Bachetti

The Edge Is Free To Read.

But Not To Produce.