By Kayla Fontaine Vanessa Pesa has found a passion for philanthropy through her work as marketing operations coordinator at Berkshire Bank.
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By Shannon Grossman Jeanne Julian, a 61-year old poet and photographer from Western Massachusetts, published her first chapbook of poetry, Blossom and Loss, this past December. It compares the
Note: This is the seventh of seven parts in a series of blogs on authors living in the Pioneer Valley. Click here to read from the beginning. Carol Bailey says that in writing, the most profound