Storm Names
Should winter storms be given names like hurricanes?
 Yes
 No
(Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
Berkshire residents stock up as megastorm nears

Many Berkshire residents lined up for food, fuel and emergency supplies Monday preparing to be homebound — possibly without power — as heavy snow and high winds were expected to pound the region through Tuesday.

Photo Gallery | Berkshire County residents prep for snowstorm

Related | Cancellations and Closings for Jan. 27

Live Blog | Storm updates from the Berkshires and Southern Vermont

Video | Prepping for major snowstorm in the Berkshires Full Story

POLICE LOG
Pittsfield Police Log for Friday, Jan. 23 to Sunday, Jan. 25

Friday, Jan. 23 12:25 a.m.: A party is transported to the hospital from Riverview Homes on West Street. Full Story
LOCAL NEWS
(Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
North Egremont Baptist Church closes its doors

EGREMONT - The North Egremont Baptist Church, a small, white building fronted by a modest set of stairs, appears suddenly around a corner as a driver heads north on Route 71 on a sunny Sunday morning.

Photo Gallery | North Egremont Baptist Church closing service

Video | North Egremont Baptist Church  Full Story

SPORTS
(Stephanie Zollshan — Berkshire Eagle Staff)
New Lebanon's Hannah French competes against the guys

Senior switches from girls team to try to reach N.Y. sectionals
New Lebanon High School swimmer Hannah French swims against boys in the Berkshire County League. Full Story
LOCAL SPORTS
(Stephanie Zollshan — Berkshire Eagle Staff)
New Lebanon's Hannah French competes against the guys

Senior switches from girls team to try to reach N.Y. sectionals
New Lebanon High School swimmer Hannah French swims against boys in the Berkshire County League. Full Story
Mark Ronson to mentor emerging acts through Grammy program

NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Ronson is lending his "Uptown Funk" to budding musicians. The Recording Academy and Hyundai announced Tuesday that Ronson will serve as ambassador for the 2015 Grammy Amplifier, the organization's program for mentoring artists. Full Story
(AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
Alan Ladd Jr.'s wife says Bill Cosby raped her

Cindra Ladd becomes the latest woman to raise sexual assault allegations against the legendary comedian; she claims Cosby drugged and assaulted her in 1969 when she was 21.