Tuesday, June 25, 2024

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Tag: Oscars

CONNECTIONS: Baldwin’s in West Stockbridge marches on

The Civil War had created pent-up demand for goods, and there was Baldwin’s. Folks all over the North and South were glad to see the war ending and new businesses starting up.

LEONARD QUART: Oscar Night 2018

“I think that the greatest thing that our art does and our industry does is to erase the lines in the sand. We should continue doing that when the world tells us to make them deeper." -- Oscar-winning director Guillermo del Toro

Mighty No Bitey, Berkshire organic bug spray, heads to the Oscars

With 50 stores and Big Y stocking Mighty No Bitey, its creator, Terri See, had to start bottling in a Monterey church basement, but that’s not going to cut it from here on out.

CONNECTIONS: Movies become the Berkshires

Berkshire has a place in the history of American cinema after all. “Adams Mills 1917” is among the earliest films made in Massachusetts.

Lulu ‘n’ Hershey

Hershey explains why his Academy Awards predictions were wrong -- and his excuses sound reasonable.

The Edge Is Free To Read.

But Not To Produce.