Regional News


“The Caregivers” is a new book by western Massachusetts writer Nell Lake. It tells the story of people who turned to a support group as they watched over elderly parents and spouses. New England Public Radio’s Susan Kaplan asked Lake how she managed to paint such an intimate portrait of a group of strangers.

View all local news

National News

View all national news

Morning Edition Extra

April 11, 2014

Alto Saxophonist Kris Allen And The Berkshire Jazz Scene

The sounds of Kris Allen on his alto sax can be heard this weekend in Lee, Massachusetts. Allen is an Artist in Residence at Williams College. Alongside some of his students, he’ll perform as part of a Jazz Appreciation Month in the Berkshires of Massachusetts.

View all Morning Edition Extra stories