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    (Gillian Jones / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Walk a Mile in Her Shoes: Men make great strides toward stopping domestic violence

    PITTSFIELD -- More area men lined up donning women's shoes than in any previous year at the fourth "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event against abuse of women Thursday. Full Story
    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police Log for Thursday, Sept. 18

    Thursday, Sept. 18 12:18 a.m.: A burglary is investigated on Williamsburg Terrace. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Ben Garver / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Mass MoCA's FreshGrass Festival expected to draw huge crowd

    NORTH ADAMS -- Don't pack away those lawn chairs just yet. This weekend, thousands of bluegrass music lovers will celebrate summer's last hurrah outdoors at Mass MoCA's Joe's Field, Courtyard D and indoors at the Hunter Center for the fourth annual FreshGrass festival. Full Story
    SPORTS
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    Dalton native Duquette makes most of second chance in baseball with Orioles

    Baltimore wins AL East in former Sox GM's third year as exec. VP
    Ten summers ago, Dan Duquette was helping rake the home plate area at Wahconah Park, helping prepare the field for a Pittsfield Dukes game. Full Story
    LOCAL SPORTS
    Federal Hockey League releases Berkshire Battalion's 2014-15 schedule

    Professional hockey will take to the ice in North Adams in four weeks. The Federal Hockey League released the Berkshire Battalion's 2014-15 schedule on Friday evening. Full Story
    (Koji Sasahara/AP)
    The Kuro taste: Peppery tang and hint of squid ink

    TOKYO (AP) — The first Kuro, or black, burger had a black bun and sauce. Last year's edition, the Kuro Ninja, added a slice of (non-black) bacon to the signature black components. Full Story
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    Keyshia Cole arrested on suspicion of battery

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police say Grammy-nominated R&B singer Keyshia Cole has been arrested on suspicion of battery after an altercation early Friday morning in Los Angeles. Full Story