“In a similar way that a lot of people are interested in having locally grown food…there’s a growing interest in having locally produced cloth,” said Michelle Parrish of Amherst.
An overflow crowd at Greenfield Community College packed a conference on opiate abuse and addiction in western Massachusetts Monday. The gathering included several calls for new state funding for addiction treatment.
Sexual assault on college campuses is the focus of a conference the Massachusetts Northwestern District Attorney’s office plans to hold tomorrow (Friday) at Hampshire College.
Artists and community leaders from around western Massachusetts are gathering in Turner’s Falls this weekend for an annual conference on developing what they call the “creative economy.” The Creati
Hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” could be coming to the Connecticut River valley. A conference on the controversial method of extracting shale gas was held Thursday at UMass Amherst.