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.
Governor Baker Addresses Coronavirus From Pittsfield City Hall (Video)
Governor Charlie Baker was in Pittsfield Thursday afternoon on the steps of Pittsfield City Hall to address the media and the people of Berkshire County on the local and the state response to the coronavirus.
City Talk Discusses Heart Health (Listen)
February was American Heart Month, but it’s never too late to start thinking about heart health...
Esther Quinn Award Accepting Nominees
There are several awards given in the Berkshires that recognize volunteerism and the people that do great things for our local Berkshire Communities. This is one of the more prestigious ones, in my opinion.
City Talk: Baseball, Roger Maris, Magic (Listen)
One of my favorite radio interviews of all time was with a 13-year-old kid from the Bronx.
Report Details Sheffield Murder-Suicide
The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office is closing its investigation into the March 13th, 2019 murder-suicide in Sheffield. The chain of events that led up to the killings was disclosed publicly for the first time in a collection of documents released Tuesday...
Pittsfield’s Sewer System Mess
We first noticed on Saturday that the pipe in which our sump pump is draining into was sputtering water every time it kicked on.
TWO FIRES OVER 12 HOURS IN PITTSFIELD
Firefighters were called to 38 Grove Street just before 8pm Thursday for a reported oven fire. Upon arrival firefighters found smoke coming from the front door...
Ribbon Cutting Set for Innovation Center
One of the key features that the nearly $14 Billion Innovation Center can boast is the aerospace chamber which is being built by the Colorado-based Electro Magnetic Applications...
The Chiefs Win First Super Bowl In 50 Years
The Chiefs, in typical come-back fashion, were down 10 points with 6:13 remaining when Quarterback Patrick Mahomes went to work, leading his team to three touchdown drives...
Public Input Sought On Skate Park
A press release from Pittsfield Mayor Linda Tyer’s Office says that current users of the skate park, as well as members of the public, are encouraged to attend the meeting...