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Berkshire County bike path projects gain momentum

Bike path plans, proposals
PITTSFIELD >> Progress on north, central and south county bike path projects has reinvigorated hope for a linked Berkshire trail from Connecticut to the Vermont border. Full Story
POLICE LOG
Pittsfield Police log for Wednesday, Jan. 21

Wednesday, Jan. 21 12:28 a.m.: Extra checks are performed on Perrine Avenue. Full Story
LOCAL NEWS
(Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
If/Then exhibit at Berkshire Museum allows kids to explore imaginations, senses

'If/Then' challenges perceptions of reality and gives all senses a real workout
PITTSFIELD >> It's winter, and children may be inside with boundless energy. Full Story
SPORTS
(Steven Senne — Associated Press)
Belichick: We followed rules

Says he's certain nothing was done to compromise integrity of game
FOXBOROUGH >> Saying his team "followed the rules to the letter," New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick described in detail how his team prepares its footballs on game day and defended his players from chatter that they made it to the Super Bowl by cheating. Full Story
LOCAL SPORTS
Williams women's basketball team tops Hamilton

WILLIAMSTOWN >> the Williams women's basketball team's smothering defense led to a 53-44 win over Hamilton on Saturday as the Ephs bounced back from Wednesday's tough loss against Amherst. Full Story
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TV talk show pioneer Franklin, who gave Pacino chance, dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Pioneering radio and TV host Joe Franklin, who gave breaks to the likes of Al Pacino and Bill Cosby on his variety show long before they became famous and who boasted he never missed a broadcast in decades, has died at age 88. Full Story
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Seth Rogen sorry for 'American Sniper' comments

“The Interview” actor compared Clint Eastwood’s movie to a Nazi propaganda film depicted in “Inglourious Basterds” because both dealt with snipers, he says; but his comments were taken by many to suggest he was dismissing “American Sniper” as pro-war propaganda.