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BFAIR Names New Director of Quality Compliance
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Erin Shea has been promoted to the director of Quality Compliance at BFAIR (Berkshire Family And Individual Resources). Shea holds a bachelor's in social work from Our Lady of Elm's College and is a licensed social worker with more than 15 years of progressive experience supporting elders and individuals
WAM Announces Expansion of Theater Leadership
LENOX, Mass. — WAM Theatre announces the addition of two new members to the WAM Leadership Team as a long-time team member Gwendolyn Tunnicliffe moves on.   "All of us at WAM will miss Gwen dearly. Her contributions to WAM in her four years with us have been immense and she is adored by our WAMily,” Producing Artistic
Biz Briefs: Lenox Fit Owner Named Woman Small Business Owner of the Year
Lenox Fit honor The Small Business Administration has named Lenox Fit Inc. and owner Suzanne Merritt the 2019 Woman Small Business Owner of the Year for Massachusetts. Lenox Fit earned the recognition for increasing economic development and job creation in the Berkshires region.  Lenox Fit is a multi-dimensional fitness and
Gillette Carnival Returns to Berkshire Mall For 8th Year
The carnival has been at the Berkshire Mall for the last eight years. LANESBOROUGH, Mass. — Back in the 1940s, the Gillettes would set up and run carnivals all around Pontoosuc Lake.    Pittsfield brothers Jules, Art and Gene started up the Gillette Carnival in 1947 and it has grown to become a family
Faith-based Organizations Honor National Day of Prayer in Pittsfield
Akilah Edgerton and Katelynn Miner say a prayer for those in government. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — God bless President Donald Trump and Mayor Linda Tyer.   Those two names aren't spoken in the same sentence often. But for those gathered outside City Hall on Thursday, the focus wasn't on what divides a
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Wahconah's Caesar Rules AIC Record Books
The 2019 season did not go the way anyone in the American International College men’s lacrosse program may have wanted.   But the program will not soon forget the contributions made by graduating senior Quinn Caesar.   Caesar, a graduate of Wahconah, wrapped up his collegiate career last month when the
The Independent Investor: What You Need to Know (But Don't) About Buying an IPO
An initial public offering of a stock, called an IPO, can be either a sucker's game or a chance for instant riches. Determining the outcome requires a great deal of work, knowledge, and luck. Most investors have none of the above when it comes to IPOs.   I want to share with you a recent conversation I had with a conservative
'Avengers: Endgame': What the World Needs Now
Y'know how I'm always looking for metaphors and clues in movies that might lead the way to saving our republic from the current rash of misanthropic evildoers? Y'know, those who would replace our democracy with autocracy for their own profit and narcissistic obsession. Well, someday I'm going to just review a movie. But this
County Ambulance looks to Launch Post-Overdose Interventions
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — County Ambulance is looking to launch a new post-overdose intervention program to help its patients connect with rehab and health services.   County Ambulance President Brian Andrews said the idea would be that emergency medical technicians and paramedics on staff will visit those who were transported by
Should You Borrow from Your 401(k)?
If you work for a business that offers a 401(k) plan, consider yourself fortunate, because a 401(k), with its tax advantages and variety of investment options, is a great way to save for retirement. But what if you need to tap in to your plan before you retire? Is it a good idea to borrow from your 401(k)? To begin with, you need to
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