SHEFFIELD, Mass. — You’d think that the question of whether extraterrestrials exist and have made contact with human beings would be the hard part, but in this tiny, postcard-perfect Berkshires town, that was easy.
The 1969 incident, reported by numerous residents at the time, was certified as “true” and “historically significant” by the local historical society and no less a personage than Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker issued a citation, congratulating the locals on their close encounter of the third kind. Read more about the 1969 incident >>