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.
The MassHire Berkshire Workforce Board Has Two Newly Appointed Leaders
The MassHire Berkshire Workforce Board now has two newly appointed leaders. Pittsfield Mayor Linda Tyer, as the Chief Elected Official for the federally mandated body, has appointed both David R. Bissaillon and David Moresi.
BMC’s Women’s Imaging Center in Pittsfield Will Benefit as Big Y Turns Pink
All Big Y Supermarkets will be donating proceeds from various departments throughout the store to 32 local breast cancer support groups throughout Massachusetts, and Connecticut.
North Adams Native and Former Acting Governor Jane Swift Will Announce Parade
North Adams native and former Acting Governor Jane Swift has accepted an invitation to be the 2021 Fall Foliage Parade parade announcer.
Berkshire District Attorney Announces New ‘Violent Crime Section’ of Task Force
Berkshire District Attorney Andrea Harrington announced the new “violent crime section” of the task force during a press conference on Wednesday.
Get Your COVID-19 Booster Shot at A Berkshire County Price Chopper
Price Chopper/Market 32 supermarkets are offering COVID-19 booster shots at their locations in New York, Vermont, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire.
It’s National Coffee Day! What’s Your Coffee Go-To, Berkshire County?
There's nothing like the smell of coffee brewing to get you going in the morning. Nothing else really compares. And that first sip is usually close to the best thing you've ever tasted. Isn't it?
Massachusetts Education Commissioner Extends Mask Mandate For Public Schools
State Education Commissioner Jeffrey Riley has extended the Massachusetts public schools indoor mask mandate for another month.
Text Scams Are Real: Be Smart And Don’t Tap That Link. Delete it!
How easy it would be to tap that link when it shows up in a text message. I have to admit, I am curious about that little blue link.
27 Classic Movies That Would Make A Terrible Musical
Here is a list of classic movies that probably wouldn't work so well on the Broadway stage.
Armed Home Invasion Leaves Pittsfield Man with Serious Gunshot Wounds
A Pittsfield man has sustained gunshot wounds following a shots-fired incident on Mohawk Street in Pittsfield last night.