Agricultural Officials Mulling Ban Of Hardy Kiwi In MassachusettsThe state is considering putting a fruit known as the hardy kiwi--not the usual fuzzy fruit you're probably used to--on the state's prohibited plants list.
69-Year-Old Man Completes Berkshires-To-Boston Canoe TripA 69-year-old Stockbridge man has completed a monthlong Berkshires-to-Boston canoe trip in an effort to bring attention to the importance of clean water.
Experts To Update Berkshire Residents On Plans To Eradicate Invasive VineOfficials in the Berkshires are set to update residents on efforts to eradicate the invasive kiwi vine from the region.
Several Hurt In Berkshires Bus CrashSeveral people have been hurt after a transit bus hit a van and then crashed into a house in the Berkshires.
Survival Boot Camps Gain Popularity Popular shows with zombies and deadly plagues are fueling a lot of interest in the need to survive extreme situations.
Randolph Woman Seriously Injured While Hiking In Berkshires State police say the 62-year-old woman fell about five feet down an embankment at Bash Bish Falls State Park.
Return of the sun!
Gov. Patrick Returns To Public Spotlight After Month In BerkshiresGov. Deval Patrick said Wednesday he planned to meet with lawmakers and business leaders to discuss concerns raised about a new sales tax on computer and software services.
Should You Elope To Save Money?The most expensive item for a wedding is the reception.
Cold Pattern Followed By Another Coastal StormWith breaks of sunshine, temperatures will be cool in the upper 40's northwest suburbs to lower 50's southeast Mass, Cape and Islands. An active and blustery wind at 15-25mph from the northwest will add some extra chill to the air making it feel more like the middle 40's. November is here!
Brief Taste of Summer, Then Seasonal Despite a cold frontal passage today, the immediate post-frontal air mass will be summer-like with high temperatures reaching the lwr-middle 70's in many locations, with the exception of the Cape and Islands where winds off the water will keep temperatures closer to 70. Average highs this time of year are around 60 degrees, so we'll be 15 degrees above normal to start the weekend! Southwest winds will be breezy at 10-20mph.
Good Times, Bad TimesExpect sunshine to win out for the first half of the day before clouds quickly increase from west to east around noontime associated with an approaching cold front. Despite the increase in clouds, however, temperatures will reach a splendid 75-80 degrees areawide, with lower 70's likely along the Cape and Islands. Winds will be gusty at 15-25mph from the southwest.