Lenox, Ma – The Berkshire Visitors Bureau recently hosted a luncheon where Bureau representatives broke down tourism data for the state and the region, so cultural tourism destinations know how to plan for the upcoming fiscal year, and attract more visitors.
Williamstown, Ma – Massachusetts State Senator Ben Downing has been hosting public input sessions throughout his district in Western Massachusetts. Most recently he was at the Williamstown Town Hall where Northern Berkshire County residents were given some time to voice their concerns
Chicopee, MA – After a year long search, the board of trustees at Elms College have selected a new president. Sister Mary Reap will become the 10th president of the small Catholic college in Chicopee Massachusetts on July 1st. Reap was chosen from more than 40 candidates for the job. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with her.......
Western Massachusetts – The Massachusetts House of Representatives concluded its caucus Thursday with some new rules and new appointments for law makers. The session also focused on ways to mobilize federal money for infrastructure projects.