Children’s Author Ty Allan Jackson

Children’s Author Ty Allan Jackson

Pittsfield is host to a dazzling array of creatives including artists, entrepreneurs, and interesting people of all stripes. One such person is acclaimed children’s author, literacy advocate and motivational speaker Ty Allan Jackson.   Through his books like The...
FULL EPISODE: June 25, 2021

FULL EPISODE: June 25, 2021

Pittsfield Suns Baseball Team Returns to Wahconah Park  For the first time since August 2019, Berkshire County residents will finally be able to partake in the simple pleasure of watching a baseball game at historic Wahconah Park.  For a city like Pittsfield, where...
Pittsfield’s 1791 Baseball Bylaw (Digital Extra)

Pittsfield’s 1791 Baseball Bylaw (Digital Extra)

Several years ago a bylaw dating to 1791 was discovered in Pittsfield, banning the play of several games, including one called “base ball.” This is the earliest recorded mention of the game in the United States, so is Pittsfield the birthplace of Baseball as we know...