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    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police log for Friday, Feb. 27 to Sunday, March 1

    Friday, Feb. 27 1:09 a.m.: A motor vehicle stop is initiated on Central Berkshire Boulevard (Route 41). Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Ice anglers tackle fundraiser: Fishing derby benefits Northern Berkshire Youth R.O.P.E.S.

    CHESHIRE - Although the fish weren't biting Sunday, 9-year-old Nick Palumbo, of North Adams, and 8-year-old Noah White, of Adams, had a good time on Cheshire Lake. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (Stephanie Zollshan - The Berkshire Eagle)
    Pittsfield, Hoosac girls basketball teams prepared for W. Mass. semis

    PHS meets Quabbin in D-II; Hoosac gets S. Hadley in D-III
    Ron Wojcik has been coaching high school basketball long enough to know that even good teams can have a completely different approach from December to March. Full Story
    City share of Taconic High School project estimated at $40 million
    PITTSFIELD >> With the budget phase for a planned new Taconic High School entering crunch time, the city's design team and project consultant outlined a $116 million project Monday that, with estimated state reimbursements, would cost local taxpayers just over $40 million. Full Story

     
     
    COUNTY NOTES
    Berkshire County: Head Start registering for 2015-2016 school year

    Berkshire County Head Start sets registration dates Children who will be 3 or 4 years old by the local elementary school cutoff date may be eligible for a free preschool program at one of the seven sites throughout Berkshire County. Full Story
    Woman admits digging up dad's grave in search of 'real will'

    LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — A woman who told police she dug up her father's grave in search of his "real will" but found only vodka and cigarettes pleaded guilty Monday. Full Story