Tom Conklin is the News Director and lead news voice for the Berkshire News Network and the Townsquare Media Berkshire Radio Group. Tom is also a musician and voiceover talent. He has been a guitarist for more than three decades and plays lead guitar for the New England based band, The Matchstick Architects. He also does voiceover narration work for clients all over the world from his home studio in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Tom is also a founding member of Berkshire Organization for Original Music, or BOOM, which is a Berkshire County based organization that advocates for the local original music scene and performers of original music in the Berkshires.
BCC Hosting Recycling Rally and Sustainability Fair
If you live in Pittsfield or Dalton and you’ve been hanging on to your old electronics, appliances or other items that you can’t put in the regular trash, then this is the day for which you have been waiting.
Walk A Mile In Her Shoes Registration Open
It’s just around the corner – that one day when men from all walks of life, business, civil service, and government don women’s shoes and walk a mile down North Street in Pittsfield in an effort to bring awareness to and put a halt to sexual, domestic and dating violence.
2019 Citizens Academy: Now Accepting Applications
Applications are now being accepted for the City of Pittsfield’s 2019 Citizens Academy, which will be held this fall.
Escaped Inmate Apprehended (See Video)
Pittsfield Police have apprehended an inmate that escaped the custody of the Berkshire County Sheriff’s Department on Monday while being released from medical treatment at Berkshire Medical Center.
‘No Turn On Red’ Sign Coming Down
The Pittsfield City Council has opted to get rid of the “no turn on red” sign at West Street and Valentine Road. The move comes despite some concerns raised by city engineer, Ricardo Morales.
Gas Prices Up Slightly Following Holiday Weekend
Gasoline prices in Massachusetts are up two cents this week, according to AAA Northeast. AAA’s July 8 survey of prices in Massachusetts finds self-serve, regular unleaded averaging $2.69 per gallon.
The James Taylor Tanglewood Experience
Going to James Taylor at Tanglewood in Lenox is sort of a given for Berkshire residents. It’s almost a right of passage. However, believe it or not, it’s something that I have never done until this July 4th.
Massachusetts Loves Seinfeld At 30!
Who doesn’t love ‘Seinfeld’? It’s a show that has shaped our culture in so many ways. People are always quoting lines from the show which is still in syndication today...
Massachusetts Ranks 5th Safest State On The Fourth Of July
The Fourth of July is a day that most of us look forward to spending with our families, whether we hit the road or dig in for a day of barbecuing, adult beverages, and fun at home. However, according to ASecureLife.com, Independence Day is also notorious being a one of the most dangerous days of the…
81-Year Old Hits Two Hole-in-Ones
Chuck Miller has accomplished the unthinkable. The 81-year old golfer hit not one, but two hole-in-ones during the same game...