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Artist Jim Shaw shares his history and wit at MASS MoCA

It’s okay to have a little fun every now and again. Artist Jim Shaw, creator of MASS MoCA’s “Entertaining Doubts” exhibition, understands this, displaying a dry sense of humor as he recounted his life...

MCLA undergrad releases new album

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=naK3TQ7BwoM Whatever medium you work in, your first published work is always special. Such is the case for sophomore Izzy Heltai, who has just released his first album “Black Sheep” under the independent record label...

‘Maze Runner 2’ a decent thrill

Sometimes a few good characters can make an awful trilogy worth watching. This is the case of Wes Ball’s “Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials.” I wasn’t a fan of the original “Maze Runner” flick. I...

‘Black Mass’ exemplifies the danger of the underworld

Scott Cooper’s  “Black Mass”  documents the story of crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger through his rise and decent. Starring Johnny Depp (“Pirates of the Caribbean”) as Whitey with Benedict Cumberbatch (“The Imitation Game”) as his...
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60th Annual Fall Foliage Parade brings people together

The Mohawk Trail turns 101 years old in conjunction with the 60th Fall Foliage Parade and, as usual, MCLA students are taking action. They have the chance to earn community service hours by participating...

Gallery 51: A peek behind the art

Video art is hardly a new concept, but one that has in no way been perfected. Many would argue that all videos, in some way, are art, though few have been created for the sole...

Gallery 51 hosts exotic exhibition

By: Chris Riemer Eat me alive so that I may see you from the inside. There’s something pink in the window display at Gallery 51. A cage-like metal form covered in ribbon, from which springs protrude...

“No Escape” crosses cultural lines

By: Mitchell Chapman NORTH ADAMS, MASS.-When is a movie just a movie? Despite being a very competent thriller, John Erik Dowdle’s “No Escape” has come under some recent heat for its political incorrectness and one-dimensional...

V-Day Gala: success

By: Mitchell Chapman Couples and singles alike were greeted by two flavors of chocolate-covered strawberries and a large dance floor below pink paper lanterns and paper hearts during the Valentine’s Day Gala. The annual event,...