I have been working WNAW since 1968, doing just about every job there is. I graduated from Drury High School and served in the US Air Force from 1961 to 1965. First radio job in 1965 was in Presque Isle, Maine and I moved back to the Berkshires in 1967. Things I love: family, radio, long fast bike rides, cutting wood, skating and working out at the gym.
North Adams Schools Preparing Alternative Budget Plans
Superintendent Barbara Malkas told the subcommittee, meeting on the Zoom platform, that she was removing discussion of the fiscal 2021 budget from next week's School Committee agenda.
Pittsfield Woman Organizing ‘Bear Hunt’ in Berkshires This Weekend
And two, families can drive around looking for the bears -- safely from their car, or, if many bears are located in a single neighborhood, by taking an appropriately socially distanced walk along that neighborhood.
Mount Greylock Continues Teacher Talks Over Remote Learning
The Mount Greylock Regional School Committee met on Tuesday but did not have a resolution on two issues stemming from the school closure that entered its third week on Monday.
Mass. Democrats Poised To Cancel Statewide Convention
The step was taken with the support of U.S. Sen. Ed Markey and U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III, whose primary race is the only statewide contest on the ballot in September and who are the only candidates with something at stake at the convention.
MIAA Votes to Begin Spring Sports Season May 4
The Board of Directors held a conference call on Monday to discuss spring sports and items related to the potential start of a season.
Gov. Baker Asked To Crack Down On Short-Term Rental Industry
There's no local oversight or registration to identify which homes or buildings are hosting guests, Pignatelli said. While some of the online sites are offering refunds, it is still possible to book a stay.
Mental Health Providers Adjust to Provide Services During Pandemic
Last week, the state directed that telehealth — consultations by phone or video conferencing platforms — be covered by health insurance in Massachusetts.
Worker with Williams Construction Project Tests Positive for COVID-19
An employee of one of the subcontractors on the Williams College's Science Center North Addition project has tested positive for COVID-19, the general contractor Wednesday informed those working at the site.
Lanesborough Begins Search For New Chief
The Lanesborough Selectmen Tuesday finalized the search committee for the soon to be vacant police chief position by appointing Pittsfield Police Chief Michael Wynn.
North Adams Council Hears Update on Coronavirus, Postpones Issues
The mayor didn't yet know how much the city's response to the pandemic would cost — or save with some departments working reduced time — but said a separate line item had been set up to track expenses.