Fire Behind Main Street, Great Barrington

GREAT BARRINGTON – One Main Street building, Barrington Outfitters, was set ablaze – and two others targeted –early Wednesday morning by what fire officials are describing as arson. At 2 a.m., a fire alarm in the vacant Cyril & Dane…

An End to Blandness in the Berkshires

By Bill Shein GREAT BARRINGTON – Finally! For those Berkshire-ites who find their food a bit bland, their mental clarity a bit fuzzy (see below), and have been unsure what to do about it, there is an exciting new development…

More For Mozart

For many, many years classical music lovers knew one of the best bargains could be found on Saturday morning during the Tanglewood season: the open rehearsals. Not only could you watch and listen to Sunday’s performance being shaped, but you…

Red Crow News Awarded Poetic License

The management and editorial staff of Red Crow News are pleased to announce the receipt of their Poetic License. “It’s rare for such a fledgling organization to be honored so early in its operation,” acknowledged Mickey Friedman, a writer and…

Owl vs Owl (and Us): Fair or Foul?

Every once in a while in our on-going, seemingly inexorable march to eliminate large swatches of nature’s bounty: the inland glaciers of Montana, Chile, China, Europe, the rainforest, the ice of the Arctic and Antarctic and a multitude of species,…