Holly Hamer is first new candidate to announce run for Great Barrington selectboard

Holly Hamer is the first non-incumbent to announce she’ll be seeking the Great Barrington selectboard  seat opening in May. Hamer is a longtime volunteer for the Friends of Great Barrington Libraries (currently the group’s treasurer) and former owner/operator of the Mill River Studio. Hamer picked up nomination papers from town hall on Friday, shortly following […]

Berkshire county braces for freezing rain

Berkshire county braces for freezing rain

Temperatures in south county are forecasting a high of 55 degrees on Friday, quite a difference from the subzero winds and blizzard snow of last week’s bomb cyclone all over the Atlantic Coast. But with rain expected for most of Friday into Saturday morning, officials from the Great Barrington Department of Public Works advise residents […]