(Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
Memorial Day: Pittsfield honors its fallen soldiers
PITTSFIELD — Memorial Day is solemn occasion to honor all veterans who died defending America, usually on foreign soil — not about picnics and fireworks.
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Bard College at Simon's Rock bids adieu to Class of 2015
GREAT BARRINGTON — Families, friends, and even some canine pals filled the big white tent to overflowing as the Bard College at Simon's Rock graduated 104 students with associate's degrees and 35 with bachelor's degrees during Memorial Day commencement for the Class of 2015.
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50 years ago: Clay/ALi vs. Sonny Liston:
One of the strangest finishes in boxing history leaves lasting images
EDITOR'S NOTE: On May 25, 1965, Muhammad Ali, who was still referred to as Cassius Clay by many in the media, defeated Sonny Liston in the first round of a heavyweight bout that produced one of the strangest finishes in boxing history as well as one of sports' most iconic moments — photos of Ali hovering over Liston on the canvas, shouting at his opponent to get up. Full Story