Tom Conklin is the News Director and lead news voice for the Berkshire News Network and the Townsquare Media Berkshire Radio Group. Tom is also a musician and voiceover talent. He has been a guitarist for more than three decades and plays lead guitar for the New England based band, The Matchstick Architects. He also does voiceover narration work for clients all over the world from his home studio in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Tom is also a founding member of Berkshire Organization for Original Music, or BOOM, which is a Berkshire County based organization that advocates for the local original music scene and performers of original music in the Berkshires.
3 Will Pay Restitution In Berkshire County Based Fraud Scheme
The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office has obtained guilty convictions in a nationwide fraud scheme, and three people will be paying nearly $213,000 in restitution.
Massachusetts State Police Task Force Crushes Major Drug Ring
This is a big score for a Massachusetts State Police drug task force and partner agencies. A lot of dangerous drugs will now be off the streets.
Pittsfield Man Arrested While Driving Stolen Car With Gun, Drugs
A Pittsfield man was arrested on Sunday while driving a stolen car on the Mass Turnpike in possession of a gun, ammo, and drugs.
Person Found Unresponsive At Scene of 3 Car North Adams Crash
A crash involving three vehicles occurred overnight in the City of North Adams. Two of the cars were parked.
Mama Bear Rescued From A Tree Just South of Berkshire County (Video)
Constables were able to verify that a mother bear had fallen from the top of the tree and somehow became wedged between two large sections of the tree.
Massachusetts State Police Help Family Of Geese Across HOV Lane
Members of the Massachusetts State Police-Tunnels Barracks were able to safely assist a family of geese that became trapped inside the HOV Lane on Route 93 in Boston.
Pittsfield Police Dept. Looks To Aid Area Comfort Dog Programs
Department officials say that the stuffed dogs are being sold for $20 each, and all proceeds will be going towards helping other local Berkshire Comfort Dog programs.
Cool! Pittsfield PD’s Operation Copsicle Visits UMass Amherst
The Pittsfield Police Department's Operation Copsicle Truck has put on a few miles lately.
A Big Massachusetts Drug Bust Finds Pills Hidden Under Dog’s Bed
Multiple police departments took part in a major drug bust in both the city of Lynn and the town of Salem on Wednesday.
Senior Living Facility In Pittsfield Set For A Grand Re-Opening!
Wingate Residences at Melbourne Place, in Pittsfield, is getting set for its Grand Re-opening.