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Country Roads — Updating a classic

When Casey Brooks, a native of Rye, New York, returned to the northeast after a stint building custom homes in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, he initially pursued a career in advertising. But after he renovated a home for himself in Greenwich, he realized the pull of a career in construction was too strong to resist, and… Read More

Ridgefield Independent Film Festival (RIFF) – Oct 10-14

2019 RIFF is HERE !  5 Days, 100+ Films, Live Script Competitions, VR Showcase & PARTIES ! ADVANCE TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW ! We have an INCREDIBLE Schedule of AMAZING Films, Events & Parties coming to the Ridgefield Independent FIlm Festival — Thursday, October 10th through Monday, October 14th. You can checkout all of the RIFF… Read More

Taste of Fairfield 2019- Sunday, Oct 13

Food Fest

TownVibe/Fairfield Magazine is proud to bring the Taste of Fairfield to the community once again! Restaurants, specialty markets, winemakers, craft brewers, and others will  serve their signature cuisine and curated cocktails and beverages to foodies and fun-loving folk in the area. Plus great entertainment in the courtyard of the lavish Delamar Southport. Delamar Southport 275… Read More

The World Is Waiting – An annual guide to the area’s diverse selection of private schools

Every year we put together a comprehensive list of the private schools in the area to help arm parents with important information for making decisions on their child’s education. The list is extensive and does include all boys, all girls, religiously affiliated and special needs schools. We hope you find it helpful. Apple Blossom School Read More

Low-down on High Style – Designer Adam Lippes’ take on dressing a woman

A-LIST DESIGNER Adam Lippes (photo below) enjoys the gorgeous setting of Naumkeag in Stockbridge with model Kelly Kaiser, mother of four, music and art teacher, and musician from West Stockbridge. Photo above, chiffon pleated tunic and skirt with lattice trim, Adam Lippes; white gold diamond dandelion puff earrings, McTeigue & McClelland (McII), Great Barrington; Donald… Read More

Ten Minutes with BCD’s new head of school – Jenifer Fox

Jenifer Fox has a mission: to make schools more human. The incoming head of Berkshire Country Day School (BCD) is widely considered a national leader on developing school programs that make learning meaningful for children. Fox comes to the Berkshires from The Delta School, a project-based learning program she founded five years ago in Wilson,… Read More

Berkshire Boxing Club welcomes everyone into the ring

The lobby of the Berkshire Boxing Club is buzzing. Just before class, while we’re lacing up our shoes and wrapping our knuckles and wrists with 180-centimeter strips of cotton, the crew is talking about the recent heavyweight upset at Madison Square Garden. Andy Ruiz Jr., a relatively unknown heavyweight with short arms and a love… Read More

The Tannery Sessions – Andy Wrba guides recording sessions at the Darrow School

Among its notable alumni, the Darrow School in New Lebanon, New York, boasts actor Christopher Lloyd and third astronaut to walk on the moon Charles “Pete” Conrad. Maybe the future promises a musician added to these ranks, thanks to the Tannery Sessions, a new program placing music students in a professional studio setting for a… Read More

Pleasant Valley Turns 90 – A historic perspective on the nurturing of a wildlife sanctuary

“We drove in over a rough dirt road, under a fine arcade of sugar maples, canoe birches and other trees, where cinnamon and interrupted ferns almost hid the mossy stone walls on either side.” John B. May remembers a walk in Lenox 90 years ago that has changed many lives. He was the director of… Read More

Out-of-School Learning – Some of the most effective teaching happens outside the classroom

Nine fourth-graders line up on the overpass where the Appalachian Trail crosses the Mass Pike in Lee. Their shirts carry trail names—“Moose,” “Porcupine”—animals that spoke to them. They pump their arms at approaching trucks, then cheer victoriously when drivers oblige by honking the horn. They could clearly do this all day, but this is their… Read More

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