Thursday, July 18, 2024

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Tag: Nevada

Whose decline is more severe: Joe Biden’s or the news media’s?

The decisive problem right now isn't Joe Biden or the press; it is what is being done to the American people.

William Murray Jr., 72, of Housatonic

Before retiring in 2009, he worked at the National Shrine of Divine Mercy in Stockbridge.

CONNECTIONS: Thinking ahead

In 1907, there were only 8,000 cars in the U.S., and only 144 miles of paved roads. The maximum speed limit in most cities was 10 mph.

The P.E.O. Sisterhood: Women helping women reach for the stars

While I am too young to attend meetings, I have been involved in various social functions and fundraisers for P.E.O. I’ve known all the members for a while, and I have shared a great connection as if I were a sister, too.

Opening the weedgates: What will the recreational marijuana industry mean for Berkshire County?

If all applicants and interested parties are eventually approved, there could be as many as five cannabis outlets in and around Great Barrington.

Alice Asklipious, 101, of Las Vegas, Nevada, formerly of Great Barrington

She and Otto owned and operated the Cove Restaurant in Great Barrington from 1950 until 1978.

Todd R. Lane, 55, of Las Vegas, graduate of Monument Mountain High School

He was an outdoor enthusiast. An accomplished rock climber, he loved canyoneering, surfing, hiking and mountain biking.

A trip to Burning Man

The rules are simple: No commerce, bring what you need to survive, leave no trace, participants only, no spectators. Take a journey into a world of art, music, sexuality and fire. -- Burning Man Manifesto

Stephen Farnum, 66, formerly of South Egremont

Stephen received four awards during his stay in Vietnam: the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal, and the Army Commendation Medal.

The Edge Is Free To Read.

But Not To Produce.