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    Bring it Back
    Are you part of the growing national trend to buy vinyl records?
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    (Gillian Jones / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    The rebirth of vinyl: Records rebound as CDs slump

    GREAT BARRINGTON -- In Southern Berkshire County, CDs are all but dead. Customers will no longer find compact discs or DVDs at their favorite audio store on Main Street.
    Photo Gallery | Vinyl Records making comeback 
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    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police Log for Friday, Aug. 29 to Sunday, Aug. 31

    Friday, Aug. 29, 2014 12:05 a.m.: Loud music on Stratford Avenue. Peace restored. Full Story
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    (Gillian Jones / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Great Barrington chases $3 million for Bridge Street bridge repair

    GREAT BARRINGTON -- The town is pursuing a $3 million grant through the state's MassWorks Infrastructure Program to repair the Bridge Street bridge. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (Associated Press)
    Former Eph hoop standout Mayer earns 10-day pro deal in Spain

    Former Williams College All-American Mike Mayer has signed a 10-day contract to play for Azpeitia Azkoitia ISB in the Spanish Third Division League. Full Story
    Northern Berkshire Pediatrics opens new office in Williamstown
    WILLIAMSTOWN -- Northern Berkshire Pediatrics is opening a satellite office on Main Street in Williamstown, adding to its two existing locations in North Adams and Adams. 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
    Police: Utah suspect swallows stolen ring

    OREM, Utah (AP) — Two people were arrested on suspicion of felony theft after police said one of them swallowed a stolen ring in an attempt to hide it. Full Story
    (Gemunu Amarasinghe/AP)
    Dethroned Myanmar beauty queen blasts pageant boss

    YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A dethroned beauty queen from Myanmar said Tuesday she won't return her bejeweled $100,000 crown until pageant organizers apologize for calling her a liar and a thief. Full Story