Reflections on the 1992 shootings on Simon’s Rock college campus

Reflections on the 1992 shootings on Simon’s Rock college campus

GREAT BARRINGTON—On December 14, 1992, student Wayne Lo shot six people, killing two, on the campus of Simon’s Rock College. A front-page Berkshire Eagle article on December 18, 2017 quoted two assertions by Leon Botstein (president of both Bard College in Red Hook, NY and Bard College at Simon’s Rock) in reflection on the 25th […]

Corcoran hat trick lifts Eagles

Corcoran hat trick lifts Eagles

SHEFFIELD — Junior, Jake Corcoran scored a hat trick Saturday afternoon as he helped lift the Mt. Everett Eagles to their first win of the season in a 5-1 victory over the Shepaug (Conn.) Spartans at the Berkshire School. “It feels great! The effort was there for all three periods, which was great this afternoon […]

Charges reduced or dropped for 14 Kinder Morgan protesters

Charges reduced or dropped for 14 Kinder Morgan protesters

GREAT BARRINGTON — Fourteen protestors from the Sugar Shack Alliance and water protectors had their day in court last week. All but one charge has been dropped or reduced to civil infractions. “Only one of the charges was not converted. There is one criminal count still outstanding at the moment, his court-appointed lawyer is negotiating […]

Medical marijuana bylaw vote expected at special town meeting

Medical marijuana bylaw vote expected at special town meeting

LEE — Special town meeting voters will have the opportunity to decide where future medical marijuana dispensaries will be allowed to operate. A vote on the bylaw amendment recommended by the planning board is tentatively set to take place sometime in January. The bylaw has nothing to do with regulating or zoning recreational marijuana facilities […]

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