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    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police Log for Monday, Aug. 18

    Monday, Aug. 18 6:48 a.m.: Police were called out to Onota Street to investigate an unattended death. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Ben Garver / The Berkshire Eagle / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Attorney fears Caius Veiovis' horns, tattoos will bias jurors in triple murder trial

    SPRINGFIELD -- The attorney for accused killer Caius Veiovis told a judge on Thursday that he is concerned that his client's "unusual appearance" could make it hard for him to get fair jury. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (Matthew Sprague / Berkshire Eagle Staff)
    Parity could reign in girls soccer in both North, South divisions

    Both Drury and Hoosac Valley high schools come into the girls soccer season with new coaches. Full Story
    LOCAL SPORTS
    St. Joe students fit in well in Drury football program

    NORTH ADAMS -- St. Joseph senior Nate Stump wears a purple St. Joseph wristband at practice to show that he is still a Crusader at heart, even though his football jersey says Drury. Full Story
    Lee woman critical after single-car crash in Lenox
    LENOX -- A Lee resident is in critical condition in the wake of a single-car accident Wednesday on Walker Street in Lenox, according to Police Chief Stephen O'Brien. Full Story

     
     
    COUNTY NOTES
    Senior Bulletin Board

    Elder Services of Berkshire County Elder Services offers resources and services for Berkshire seniors, including Meals on Wheels and senior group lunches, information & referral, case management, homemaker, personal care, grocery shopping, companionship, laundry service, money management, supportive housing, health insurance counseling (SHINE), caregiver services, Long Term Care Ombudsman Full Story
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    Taylor Swift 'Shake it Off' director rebuts racism charges

    Mark Romanek responds to rapper Earl Sweatshirt who -- without seeing the video -- blasted its twerking scene as “inherently offesnive.”