(Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
New England Clean Energy Council hopes for renewable energy push from candidates

Recent efforts in efficiency have spurred growth in state and region, officials say
PITTSFIELD >> New England Clean Energy Council officials say they're hoping for more details from political candidates this election season on how Massachusetts can continue the surge of renewable energy and efficiency initiatives that has made the state a national leader. Full Story
POLICE LOG
Pittsfield Police Log for Thursday, Oct. 23

Thursday, Oct. 23 2:00 a.m. An unwanted subject is reported on Weller and Montgomery avenues. Full Story
LOCAL NEWS
(Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
Berkshire Talking Chronicle expands to Northern Berkshire

NPC begins signal in Northern Berkshire; receivers to be given to listeners
PITTSFIELD >> For the first time in 20 years, Berkshire Talking Chronicle's radio reading service can be heard in Northern Berkshire. Full Story
SPORTS
(Matthew Sprague / Berkshire Eagle Staff)
Mitch's moment: Wahconah senior scores in final moments of 34-0 win over Greylock

17-year-old calls it 'an awesome moment in my life'
DALTON >> The game, a win over Mount Greylock, belonged to the Wahconah Regional High School football team. Full Story
LOCAL SPORTS
Lee football shuts out Monument Mountain, 12-0

Abderhalden throws for 161 yards and a TD for Wildcats
GREAT BARRINGTON >> The Lee Wildcats combined perfection in the passing game with a bend-don't-break defense to shutout the Monument Mountain Spartans, 12-0 Saturday afternoon. Full Story
Dalton man accused of touching teen gets probation
PITTSFIELD >> A Dalton man, who is still facing charges of sending sexually explicit texts to a 15-year-old, has been sentenced to 18 months' probation for providing alcohol to minors in an unrelated incident in May 2013. Full Story

 
 
COUNTY NOTES
Area religious services

Classes and worship services are Sundays unless otherwise noted. Please consult local church bulletins for prayer groups, Bible study groups, choir rehearsals, etc. Full Story
(Scott Takushi/AP)
Custom urns courtesy of company's 3-D printer

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota startup is using a 3-D printer to create custom urns shaped like objects that were important to the person whose remains they hold. Full Story
(Mark Von Holden/Mark Von Holden/Invision/AP)
Hancock honored at jazz benefit concert at Apollo

NEW YORK (AP) — Jazz legend Herbie Hancock says he's ready to look for another job after hearing 11-year-old Indonesian jazz piano prodigy Joey Alexander pay tribute to him at a benefit concert for the Jazz Foundation of America at Harlem's historic Apollo Theater. Full Story
(AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)
'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' canceled

TLC axes show after evidence surfaces that star Mama June had resumed a romance with a convicted child molester.