Here is a nice story about Pittsfield that was in, of all places, London's Financial Times newspaper.
08-09-2010 - Doug Cowan and the Carousel Project
Classmate Doug Cowan has been very active in the Carousel Project in Pittsfield. There is a website (http://www.berkshirecarousel.com) at which you can read more about it. Here is an article that highlights Doug's efforts that was in the Berkshire Eagle.