Massachusetts Facebook Users Beware Of New Marketplace Scam

You may or not be familiar with the Facebook Marketplace. For those who are not, here is the scoop... It's basically an online yardsale. That may be simplifying things a bit, but basically, if you have something you want to sell, you list it, and people who are interested in buying the item contact you within the Facebook platform. Think of eBay or Craigslist. They all have similarities.
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Local Artist Creates New Mural in Downtown Pittsfield

Downtown Pittsfield is always a hot topic of conversation, but this time we're not talking about bike lanes or scooters, we're talking about art!. The Office Cultural Pittsfield has announced that local artist and graphic designer Jesse Tobin McCauley will help brighten up downtown with a special collaboration with the Berkshire Regional Transit Authority.

The Amount of Food We Waste in Massachusetts is Shameful.

After finding moldy cheese in our fridge, I figured it was time to clean it. As I was cleaning, I admit to being embarrassed as to how much food was getting thrown away. Everything from half-used bottles of salad dressing, to a cucumber we forgot about, to some old lemonade we just never got around to finish drinking. I thought about the money wasted, and the food and drink wasted that could’ve gone to someone that needed it.

Pittsfield Police Taking Safety Seriously For 4th of July Parade

The Pittsfield Police department is promoting safety and taking it very seriously as the city gets set to celebrate Independence Day with the annual Pittsfield 4th of July Parade on Monday morning. They are counting on those attending the parade to be vigilant and to report anything that doesn't look right.

Look for Your Favorite Berkshire County Radio Stations in the Pittsfield Parade

Who's ready for a parade? The Pittsfield Fourth of July parade to be exact. Yes, after a two-year absence, one of the country's most beloved parades returns this Monday, July 4. The Pittsfield parade is always is a lot of fun and is very impressive. In addition, it gives us a chance to get out and see our friends. You'll be entertained by marching bands, floats, specialty units, and four of your favorite Townsquare Media Berkshire Radio stations including Live 95.9, Whoopee, WSBS, and WNAW.

Lady A Detail Fan-Focused Request Line Tour: ‘It’s Legitimate’

Lady A are currently prepping for their one-of-a-kind Request Line Tour, but rather than stressing over the setlist, they're leaving that task up to their fans. The Request Line Tour (buy tickets here) will be comprised of just that: requests. "We just want to involve the fans," Charles Kelley says....

Berkshire Residents: During this 4th Of July: Proceed With Caution

As we prepare to celebrate America's 246th birthday this Monday, Independence Day is synonymous with cookouts, parades and fireworks. therefore it is imperative that proper safety measures should be implemented during your moments of celebration. It is strongly advised NOT to use any fireworks at your place of residence as some statistics show these moves could yield a catastrophic outcome.

Outdoor Movies are Back in The Berkshires for Summer 2022

A favorite summer pastime of outdoor movies in the Berkshires is back for the 2022 season. The Parks and Recreation Department in the City of Pittsfield has announced that the outdoor summer movies series at Clapp Park will return this July. Family-friendly movies will be shown on select Friday nights...

Mass State Police Arrest Two, Seize Drugs Labeled “COVID”

I'm not sure why they did it, but two men who stamped their large amount of cocaine "COVID" have been arrested thanks to the hard-working men and women of the Massachusetts State Police's(MSP) Commonwealth Interstate Narcotics Reduction Enforcement Team(CINRET). According to a media statement on Mass State Police's Facebook page,...

Berkshire Humane Society Pet of the Week: Meet Josephine

Every Wednesday at 8:30 we're joined by John Perreault, Executive Director of the Berkshire Humane Society to discuss all the happenings at their Barker Road facility, plus talk about their Pet of the Week. This week's Pet of the Week is Josephine, a 2-year-old domestic female cat looking for her...

16 Arrests Made In Raid Of Large-Scale Drug Operation In Brockton

In a huge win for narcotics enforcement in Massachusetts, authorities in Plymouth County conducted a raid of a major drug operation in Brockton with several street-level operators. In fact, 16 suspects in all were arrested on Tuesday morning. A search warrant was executed Tuesday morning... Authorities on Tuesday morning executed...