North Adams, Ma – Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts held its 7th annual undergraduate research conference. The conference is meant to expose students to the world of advanced research and education. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports
Berkshire County – After 5 consecutive months of increasing unemployment rates, Berkshire County's March numbers show unemployment remained flat, a sign that there might be some optimism in the market. WAMC's Charlie Deitz has the report
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