• Kate Abbott: Sharing comfort food - 08/13/2014 01:02 PM EDT
  • Poet Amy Lowell revived at the Mount - 08/13/2014 01:02 PM EDT
  • Stroll around Saratoga Springs - 08/13/2014 01:05 PM EDT
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    Blues Sanctuary will play Bennington Battle Day

    08/14/2014 01:28 PM EDT
    BENNINGTON -- Active members of the local music scene since the late ‘60s, the musicians of Blues Sanctuary have watched the music world change before their eyes, and they're still going strong. 
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    Tanglewood to host first family of jazz
    08/13/2014 01:16 PM EDT - LENOX -- Ellis Marsalis Jr. wanted to make sure his kids came into their own as musicians, but according to his son, trombonist Delfeayo Marsalis, playing with his father gets right to the heart of what the music means. Full Story

  • WordXWord brings poems with a pulse - 08/13/2014 01:17 PM EDT
    Aug. 14 to 20 in the Berkshires and Southern Vermont

    08/13/2014 12:56 PM EDT
    Thursday, Aug. 14 COMMUNITY The Bookstore Rebecca Coffey, "Hysterical: Anna Freud's Story. 
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    Musical acts in local clubs
    08/13/2014 12:56 PM EDT - Today Back Nine Bar & Grill: Karaoke 8 p.m., 303 Crane Ave., Pittsfield. Full Story

    Arts and community events for the Berkshires and Southern Vermont
    08/06/2014 04:56 PM EDT - Arts and community events for the Berkshires and Southern Vermont Full Story

    111-year-old from Japan recognized as oldest man

    TOKYO (AP) — A 111-year-old retired Japanese educator who enjoys poetry has been recognized as the world's oldest living man. Full Story
    (John Minchillo/AP)
    Metropolitan Opera reaches deal with stagehands

    NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's Metropolitan Opera has reached a deal with its stagehands and says it expects to avert a lockout by reaching agreements with the remaining unions as well. Full Story
    (Photo by Jon Furniss/Invision/AP, file)
    NFL asking artists to pay to play Super Bowl?

    Report says Rihanna, Katy Perry and Coldplay may have been asked to contribute to play halftime show.