The Rock Cats franchise is moving to Hartford next year. They'll have a new stadium, and a new name: the Yard Goats.
BECKET, Mass. — Baff has been the Pillow's executive and artistic director for the past 17 years. She announced last month she was taking a newly created position in New York with the Andrew Mellon Foundation.
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My favorite version of the Louis Armstrong-Jack Teagarden staple "Rockin' Chair" is from a 1957 television special seen below. Armstrong had first recorded this homespun lament by Hoagy Carmichael on December 13, 1929, with the composer in the voice of the aging father and Armstrong as the dutiful son.
First I want to pay tribute to all who made the NEPR cruise on the Beautiful Blue Danube a great success: thanks to Cheryl Willoughby, who kept the classical music on the air while I was away; to the organizers of the tour, Earthbound Expeditions and their staff, Tyson Verse, Tanya Masi and Matthew Brumley; to the more than 50 NEPR listeners...
Greenfield, Mass. — For nearly three decades, Pioneer Valley music lovers have met on the grounds of Greenfield Community College for what many consider ...
Energy analyst and commentator Michael Lynch says since a whole range of pundits and twitwits are going to weigh in on the Clean Power Plan that President Obama announced this week, he might as well join the crowd.
Laura Martinez defied many skeptics when she opened up her Chicago restaurant, La Diosa, this year. It helps that she used to work for the late Charlie Trotter, one of the city's most acclaimed chefs.
Pittsfield, Mass. — About 30 protesters picketed outside of Kinder Morgan’s downtown Pittsfield offices.
The legendary director of Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream has died. His films, which often mixed slasher gore with wry humor, helped reinvent the horror genre.
The 4 million dollar passenger platform is the latest addition to the 'Knowledge Corridor,' though for now, only two Amtrak trains daily stop there.
Efforts to change the mountain's name back to Denali date back to 1975. The White House says changing the name back "recognizes the sacred status of Denali to generations of Alaska Natives."