Church attendance
Should church attendance be mandatory in the U.S.?
(Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
Massachusetts Historical Commission tours Eagle Mill

LEE — Eagle Mill developers expect to revise the historical preservation aspect of their $70 million revitalization proposal, hoping to convince state and federal agencies which buildings should be saved — crucial to keeping the project alive.

Photo Gallery | Massachusetts Historical Commission tours Eagle Mill in Lee

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Pittsfield Police log for Thursday, March 26

Thursday, March 26 6:28 a.m.: A burglar alarm is reported at the Berkshire Bank building on North Street. Full Story
(Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
Four Pittsfield congregations unite for Palm Sunday service

PITTSFIELD — About 60 worshipers congregated in the parking lot at the corner of Fenn and Pearl Streets on Sunday morning to observe the beginning of one of the holiest periods in the Christian canon.

Photo Gallery | Blessing of the Palms

Video | Community-wide blessing of the palms in Pittsfield Full Story

(Associated Press — Karl B. DeBlaker)
Rookies come up big as Bruins build 3-point lead over Senators

OT win puts Boston 3 points ahead of Ottawa
RALEIGH, N.C. >> A couple of rookies came up big for the Boston Bruins on Sunday. Full Story
Berkshire County high school sports teams see first week of games postponed

Teams are being forced to share indoor practice facilities because the county's playing fields still can't aren't ready
Mount Greylock girls lacrosse coach Lindsey von Holtz says her athletes are handling spring practice pretty well. Full Story
Grandma is a centerfold: Rest home bares all for calendar

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The stars of a charity calendar are in their 80s and 90s, but that didn't stop the men and women from an assisted living facility in Ohio from showing a little skin. Full Story
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Taylor Swift wins artist of the year at iHeartRadio Awards

The iHeartRadio Music Awards should be called the iHeartTaylorSwift Awards. The pop singer cleaned house at the show Sunday, winning artist of the year and song of the year for "Shake It Off," and even assisted Madonna by strumming her guitar onstage while the pop icon sang a new song. Full Story
'The Sopranos' Drea De Matteo loses New York home in explosion

'Modern Family’ actress Sarah Hyland grew up across the street from buildings that burned and collapsed in accident caused by gas and plumbing work.