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    Pittsfield makes curbing crime a community project

    PITTSFIELD -- Crime, youth and gang violence is nothing new to this city. For years, groups like the Morningside Neighborhood Initiative and the Westside Initiative have been taking on community issues, like crime and social problems. Photo Gallery | Community Discussion on violence in Pittsfield

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    Pittsfield Police log

    Thursday, Sept. 12 12:06 a.m.: A disturbance is reported at Francis Plaza on Francis Avenue. Full Story
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    Lenox native choosing to stand his ground against Tennessee Gas Co.

    LENOX -- A fifth-generation native and energy business owner is waging a David vs. Full Story
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    Allen Heights team wins Josh Billings RunAground for fourth straight year

    LENOX -- A record-setting win in the 38th annual Josh Billings RunAground was capped off by an otherworldly performance. Full Story
    Lenox Police say it's 'a miracle' injuries were minor in five-car pileup
    Two Pittsfield men were transported to Berkshire Medical Center with non life-threatening injuries Sunday morning following a five-vehicle pileup on Route 7 and 20 in front of the Days Inn motel. Traffic on the busy highway was disrupted for two hours until emergency responders cleared the scene. Full Story

     
     
    People's Choice Award to "Imitation Game" at TIFF

    TORONTO (AP) — A World War II code-breaker drama starring Benedict Cumberbatch has won the top prize at the Toronto International Film Festival. Full Story
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    Nicki Minaj says old high school doesn't want her back

    “Anaconda” rapper denied a chance to talk to students at LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts.