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.
Impaired Driving The Focus As ‘Operation Safe Holidays’ Kicks off in MA
The state's Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission has kicked off its "Operation Safe Holidays" which will focus on preventing impaired driving in Massachusetts during the holiday stretch of Thanksgiving through New Year's Eve.
One Berkshire County Team Heading To Gillette For State Championship
The Wahconah Warriors have earned a trip to Foxboro to play an MIAA State Championship football game the first week in December.
More Than 1.2 Million May Be Hitting The Road For Thanksgiving in MA
AAA Northeast says that more than 1.2 million from Massachusetts will travel for Thanksgiving, and that number is up 15.5 percent from a year ago.
Baker Encouraging COVID-19 Boosters For All Vaccinated MA Residents
Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker is reminding and encouraging Massachusetts residents who are fully vaccinated to get a COVID-19 booster.
MassDOT Proposal Positive Step For Berkshires; Doesn’t Tackle Key Issue
East-West Rail Service has been talked about in the Berkshires for as long as most of us can remember. Now, we are starting to see some light at the end of the tunnel...
Pittsfield And Great Barrington Awarded Share of $360K in Mass Humanities Money
Two Berkshire County projects have been awarded a share of the money. The local projects are in the city of Pittsfield and the town of Great Barrington.
Warning! These 12 Naughty Christmas Scams Can Leave You Out In The Cold!
Consumers need to watch out for any fraudulent schemes aimed at swiping their cash and stealing personal information.
Eligible Berkshire County Residents Can Get Help With Heating Bills
Fuel Assistance, also known as LIHEAP or the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, is available to help low-income families pay their heating bills.
Pittsfield YMCA To Undergo A Cool $12.4 Million Renovation
A $12.4 Million major improvement and renovation project is about to get underway at the Berkshire Family YMCA on North Street in Pittsfield and Congressman Richard Neal has agreed to be the keynote speaker.
It’s Easy To Make A COVID-19 Vaccination Appointment For Your Kids in MA
Governor Charlie Baker's administration today outlined how families can access Pfizer COVID-19 pediatric vaccines for children ages 5 to 11 here in Massachusetts.