Interfaith concert on Aug.15 to support immigrant centers

Interfaith concert on Aug.15 to support immigrant centers

STOCKBRIDGE — Shared voices of local Christian and Jewish chorus groups will come together to call awareness to immigration issues in the Berkshires in a joint interfaith concert. The B’Shalom Chorale of the Berkshires and the Berkshire Lyric Chamber Chorus, both to be led by Jack Brown, will perform sacred choral music at the Stockbridge […]

Lenox School District bans student cellphone use during school hours

Lenox School District bans student cellphone use during school hours

By Evan Triantafilidis LENOX — A Southern Berkshire County school has banned the use of cell phones for sixth-, seventh- and eighth graders during school hours. Administrators from Lenox Memorial Middle and High School have recently had trouble distinguishing eighth-graders from high school students during shared lunch periods, causing the school’s assistant principal Brian Cogswell […]

Legal Notices: Week of 08-09-2019

THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS TOWN OF GREAT BARRINGTON OFFICE OF THE COLLECTOR OF TAXES NOTICE OF TAX TAKING TO THE OWNERS OF THE HEREINAFTER DESCRIBED LAND AND TO ALL OTHERS CONCERNED YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT on Friday, the 23TH day of August 2019 at 9:00 AM, at THE TAX COLLECTOR’S OFFICE, TOWN HALL, 334 […]

Southern school district letter welcomes consolidation talks

Southern school district letter welcomes consolidation talks

SHEFFIELD — In an attempt to create a unified response, the five towns that make up the Southern Berkshire Regional School District will send a letter with their intentions of entering potential merger discussions with the Berkshire Hills Regional School District. Representatives from Alford, Egremont, New Marlborough, Monterey and Sheffield came together for a roundtable […]