In an effort to gain more support for their school, all 236 Cheshire Elementary School students, plus teachers and staff, sent letters of appeal on Friday to athletes, executives and other staff of the Boston Red Sox, Boston Bruins, Boston Celtics and New England Patriots
Department of Children and Families (DCF) case workers protest a spike in caseloads per worker on First Street in Pittsfield, Monday May 4, 2015.
Contestants eat hot dogs at the Jack's Hot Dog eating contest which was part of the Relay for LIfe event, 5th Annual Dancing in the Street in downtown North Adams which featured food vendors, beer tent, craft vendors, live music and dancing. Ten teams of three people competed to see which team could consume the most hot dogs in 20 minutes. The winning team received a $50 gift certificate to Jack's Hot Dog Stand. May, 3, 2015. Photos by Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle
Hundreds attend the second annual Food Truck Rodeo to benefit the Giving Garden on Sunday at the Shire City Sanctuary on Melville Street in Pittsfield. Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle