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Sunday Funday at the Shutesbury Athletic Club

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Want to help veterans in need? How about pets in shelters? How about a fun place to bring the kids for a few hours? We have just the event for you! Sunday Fun Day at the Shutesbury Athletic Club! This great, family fun event happens on June 11 from 2-5pm. Bring your lawn chairs & blankets. Listen to live music, enjoy hot dogs, hamburgers, a [...]

Western Massachusetts Farmers Markets

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It's finally that time of year for FRESH fruits and veggies! Why, oh why, would you buy from a grocery store that ships them in from across the country or across the globe? We have the freshest fruits and vegetables from farms right here in Western Massachusetts! Check out a farmer's market near [...]

Buying A Home in the Digital Age

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Last year I was a typical home buyer. I had a list of criteria. I went to online and searched for properties. I looked at sites with photos and home listings in the communities I was interested in. Then I contacted my Realtor and together we visited several of the homes I found online and fairly quickly, an offer was made, and [...]

Shelburne Falls & Piti Theatre

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Spring is not quite here yet, so if you're looking for something to do indoors, check out The Piti Theatre (pronounced pea-tea), out of Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts. They create new work for the stage and facilitate a unique connection between Switzerland and the United States by making shows in french and english and offering the possibility of artist/student exchange between the two countries. 

Every March, the company produces an annual festival called SYRUP. This Saturday, March 18, and Sunday, March 19 is the 8th annual One Sweet Performing Arts Festival featuring a solo physical comedy performance, entitled Sammy and the Grand Buffet. Also performing is author, songwriter, storyteller, performing and recording artist Bill Harley in slice of life vignettes on growing up, schooling and family life.

The Sammy and the Grand Buffet performance is at 2pm and Bill Harley performs at 4pm. Tickets can be purchased on their website http://ptco.org.

 

Amherst Restaurant Week

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The second annual Amherst Restaurant week takes place Monday, March 13 through Sunday, March 19, 2017 in downtown Amherst, Massachusetts! The event takes place during UMASS spring break, when the college town is just a little quieter. Most participating restaurants  are offering a 3 course meal for $30 per person. Others offer an entree and [...]

Thinking of Building a New Home?

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Build a house using custom specifications and you may get the house you've always dreamed about. To save money, you could also purchase a house that is being built to specifications developed by a previous buyer or [...]

10 Home Amenities Contractors Love

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Rising numbers of creative artists, freelancers and contractors are working from home. The numbers are expected to increase. Leasing agents, employers and manufacturers of home amenities aren't the only people who have to accommodate for shifts that America's changing workforce will bring. Real estate agents, home builders, mortgage lenders [...]