Monthly Archives: December 2016

Vermont and Berkshire Bakeries warm up

At the A-Frame Bakery in Williamstown, Sharon Sutter is preparing pies — apple, pumpkin, cranberry and blueberry, pecan, maple apple mincemeat … and tarts, pumpkin rolls, and maple-glazed cheesecake. Later she will make Hanukkah treats, often for families wanting to send a holiday memory to students away from home. Christmas brings cakes, she said —…

Week ahead Berkshire Calendar Dec. 12 to 18

Plays and music are opening around us, celebrations warming up to Hanukkah, holiday farmers markets, storytelling with WordxWord and readings at The Mount. Berkshire Theatre Group actors (in the photo above) bring back BTG’s annual adaptation of ‘A Christmas Carol,’ recalling Charles Dickens’ apotheosis of all misers: “Oh! But he was a tight-fisted hand at the…