Turn up the heat with Opal Raven Cirque, a western Mass-based one-woman sideshow performer whose daring stunts include snake charming, sword work, and fire dancing.

Then, hosted at Florence, MA’s Bombyx Center, the Power of Truths conference brought community members together to work towards a more just future.

And, we’lll visit Stanley Park in Westfield, MA and meet the members of the Westfield Pickleball Club, a low-impact recreational sport growing in popularity.

Finally, for the first time since the pandemic, the Literacy Project held an in-person ceremony for their adult high school equivalency graduates.