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    Was it the right decision to keep Tom Brady s four-game suspension in place?
    (Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Bicyclists push for more room as roads are rebuilt

    LANESBOROUGH — A group of cyclists is on a 300-mile mission to push regional politicians and planners to keep them in mind when mapping out the future transportation grids.

    Photo Gallery | Cyclists stop at Ashuwillticook on route through W. New England Greenway Full Story

    Pittsfield Police log for Monday, July 27

    Monday, July 27 8:09 a.m.: A report of a burglar alarm at Hospice Services on North Street. Full Story
    (Photos by Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Mayoral candidate Linda Tyer pledges to target residential blight

    Linda Tyer seeks tougher stand on city codes
    PITTSFIELD — Against the backdrop of a run down, vacant home, mayoral candidate Linda Tyer on Tuesday said more intervention is needed to clean up neighborhood eyesores.

    Photo Gallery | Linda Tyer addresses 'problem properties' in Pittsfield Full Story

    (Melanie Stengel — Special to The Eagle)
    Pittsfield Babe Ruth 15s win New England regional crown

    World Series-bound team completes unbeaten run with championship-game win over Trumbull, Conn.
    TRUMBULL, CONN. -- Last year at this time, the Pittsfield Babe Ruth All-Star team was lamenting a huge mistake and a missed opportunity when a forfeit against Trumbull in the 14-year-old regional round ended any hope of going to the World Series. Full Story
    Pittsfield Babe Ruth 14s stopped in New England regionals
    WESTFIELD -- The Pittsfield Babe Ruth 14-year-old All-Stars' quest for a New England regional championship ended Tuesday, as rival Westfield finally got the best of Pittsfield with a 4-3 win in the elimination bracket at Bullens Field. Full Story

    Archived BLOG | Alexander Ciccolo Arraignment
    Archived: Live coverage of suspected terrorist Alexander Ciccolo's arraignment in U.S. District Court in Springfield from Wednesday, July 29.

    Ciccolo, who was indicted by a grand jury on July 23, will be arraigned on illegal weapons and assault charges. He was arrested Adams, Mass. on July 4. FBI agents allegedly recovered bomb-making materials from his Murray Street home in Adams, Mass. It remains unclear if any terrorism-related charges will be filed against him.  Full Story