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.
Williamstown Conservation Commission OKs Patch Work on Route 43
MassDOT design engineer Amer Raza was in front of the town's Conservation Commission last month to get its blessing on a $120,000 "mill and fill" project that will address deficiencies in a 1.7-mile stretch of the road from about the Taconic Golf Club south and west to Mount Hope Park…
BHS Staff Risk Firing Traveling to High-Risk COVID States
In an internal memo to staff last week in response to new state travel restrictions, Berkshire Health Systems said that workers risk losing paid leave time or being fired if they travel to a state where the coronavirus is rapidly spreading.
North Adams Covers Half Cost for Cumberland Farm Cleanup
Cumberland Farms purchased the property just over a year ago for $575,000 with the caveat that the city would share 50 percent of any cleanup costs up to $287,500, or half the purchase price. The costs incurred for the testing were entirely borne by Cumberland Farms.
Food Pantry Returning to Eagle Street
Those who cannot physically come to the food pantry, or who feel ill, may call 413-664-0123 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Wednesday to set up a delivery. Deliveries will take place between 10 a.m. and noon Thursday, Aug. 13.
Drury Plans Commencement Celebration
In addition to the graduation parade held on June 11, Drury High School will celebrate the Class of 2020 with a commencement celebration at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 5, at Joe Wolfe Field.
Pfizer Moves to Phase 3 COVID-19 Vaccine Trial
The governor also gave his regular update on the progress of the pandemic, noting Wednesday's seeming jump in positive cases of 356 when the numbers had been around 200 or less.
Hiker Rescued After Getting Lost On Mount Greylock
A hiker who wandered off a trail at the Mount Greylock State Reservation on Wednesday morning and got lost was rescued later that day by first responders.
Northern Berkshires Cancels Fall Foliage Parade, Fall Events
The fate of the parade, usually held the first Sunday in October, has been up in the air for some time. The summer events in North Berkshire were canceled because of the pandemic months ago, including the Susan B. Anthony celebration in Adams, the Downtown Celebration in North Adams and Fresh Grass …
The Key To A Happy Life Is . .
They found that you need to be able to mentally put aside your responsibilities, your hang-ups, and even your long-term goals once in a while in order to truly relax and enjoy your life.
Adams: Northern Berkshire HHW Collection Slated
The Northern Berkshire Solid Waste Management District will host its annual household hazardous waste collection from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, at the Department of Public Works garage, 92 North Summer St.