• Norfolk police investigate abuse of dog - 11/28/2014 07:32 AM EST
    Snow daze
    Are you tired of the snow yet?
    (Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Pittsfield boutique hotel lands financing for $14 million project

    PITTSFIELD >> The principals in a $14 million boutique hotel project in downtown Pittsfield are one key step closer to a May 2015 opening: They have secured the financing for the project. Full Story
    Pittsfield Police Log for Tuesday, Nov. 25

    Tuesday, Nov. 25 12:26 a.m. A disturbance is reported at the Intermodal Transportation Center on Columbus Avenue. Full Story
    (Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Heavy, wet snow takes down powerlines across county

    PITTSFIELD - Berkshire County residents awoke to a white satin landscape on Thursday.

    But for many, the beauty was obscured by power outages or difficulties getting out of their homes due to the excessive overnight snowfall.

    Photo Gallery | Aftermath of Thanksgiving Eve storm Full Story

    Brady, Manning likely to make life tough on DBs on Sunday

    Quarterbacks on red-hot teams have been been on spectacular roll in November
    FOXBOROUGH >> Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers really do have a lot in common. Full Story
    Scam alert in the Berkshires: Utility imposters demand electric bill payment, threaten shutoff
    Some Berkshire businesses and homeowners have been targeted in a scam that threatens to turn off their electricity on the ruse they haven't paid their utility bills. Full Story

    Support Groups

    Al-Anon Meeting: Tuesdays at 10 a.m., Hevreh, State Road, Great Barrington. Anonymous Meetings: Alcoholics Anonymous, main contact number: (413) 443-0212; Narcotics Anonymous, information on daily meeting locations and times: (413) 443-4377; Al-Anon, for family members who have a husband/wife/son/daughter, etc. Full Story
    Cops: Woman drops cocaine baggie in police station

    UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman being cited for public drunkenness in Pennsylvania accidentally dropped a baggie of crack cocaine on the police station floor. Full Story
    Cops: Man inspired by gangster movie uses firebomb

    DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a 19-year-old inspired by a scene in "Gangster Squad" tossed Molotov cocktails in a suburban New York community. Full Story