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    Was it the right decision to keep Tom Brady s four-game suspension in place?
    (Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Bicyclists push for more room as roads are rebuilt

    LANESBOROUGH — A group of cyclists is on a 300-mile mission to push regional politicians and planners to keep them in mind when mapping out the future transportation grids.

    Photo Gallery | Cyclists stop at Ashuwillticook on route through W. New England Greenway Full Story

    Pittsfield Police log for Monday, July 27

    Monday, July 27 8:09 a.m.: A report of a burglar alarm at Hospice Services on North Street. Full Story
    (Photos by Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Mayoral candidate Linda Tyer pledges to target residential blight

    Linda Tyer seeks tougher stand on city codes
    PITTSFIELD — Against the backdrop of a run down, vacant home, mayoral candidate Linda Tyer on Tuesday said more intervention is needed to clean up neighborhood eyesores.

    Photo Gallery | Linda Tyer addresses 'problem properties' in Pittsfield Full Story

    (Melanie Stengel — Special to The Eagle)
    Pittsfield Babe Ruth 15s win New England regional crown

    World Series-bound team completes unbeaten run with championship-game win over Trumbull, Conn.
    TRUMBULL, CONN. -- Last year at this time, the Pittsfield Babe Ruth All-Star team was lamenting a huge mistake and a missed opportunity when a forfeit against Trumbull in the 14-year-old regional round ended any hope of going to the World Series. Full Story
    Pittsfield Babe Ruth 14s stopped in New England regionals
    WESTFIELD -- The Pittsfield Babe Ruth 14-year-old All-Stars' quest for a New England regional championship ended Tuesday, as rival Westfield finally got the best of Pittsfield with a 4-3 win in the elimination bracket at Bullens Field. Full Story

    Alexander Ciccolo, accused of terror plot, denies weapons, assault charges
    SPRINGFIELD -- In a brown prison jumpsuit, his hands and feet shackled, Alexander Ciccolo spoke for the first time in open court on Wednesday, pleading "not guilty" to both of the charges against him. Ciccolo, 23, of Adams, has been charged in U.S. District Court on one count each of illegal possession of a firearm and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. Full Story