Great Barrington, Ma – In celebration of Earth Day, the Great Barrington River Walk group is sponsoring a cleanup of a half-mile stretch of the Housatonic river that runs through town. The event will take place this Saturday. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz has the preview
Pittsfield, MA – The 6th Annual Berkshire Immigrants Day took place over the weekend in Pittsfield. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports that the event is ten times as big as it was the first year
Great Barrington, Ma – Community leaders in south Berkshire County gathered to discuss economic development for the region. The focus points for the conference were technology, small businesses and education. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports .
Pittsfield, MA – Groups across the country gathered on Tax Day to protest government spending. The gatherings were called TEA Parties, an acronym for Taxed Enough Already. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports on the TEA Party in Pittsfield .
Berkshire County – Berkshire Community College has been awarded a 200 thousand dollar grant to help displaced workers get ahead in the green economy. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz has the story
Pittsfield, MA – Pittsfield is now the home of a new baseball team, the Pittsfield American Defenders will be playing 22 games this year at historic Wahconah Park. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz has the story .
North Adams, Ma – The North Adams Schools District has decided to close down its middle school in order to mitigate a more than 1 million dollar gap in the education budget. Our Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports .