Casino law
Are you in favor of or against the repeal of the state casino law?
 In Favor
(Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
Bottle bill supporters say numbers on their side

Say beverage industry misleading voters because it doesn't want to pay for expanded deposits
PITTSFIELD >> Supporters of an expanded container deposit initiative believe that if voters review the facts and figures, they'll vote yes on Question 2 on Tuesday's state ballot. Full Story
Pittsfield Police Log for Tuesday, Oct. 28

Pittsfield police log Tuesday, Oct. 28 12:00 a.m. Police arrest Marie Novak Zsa Zsa Taylor, 48, of Dewey Avenue, and charge her with disorderly conduct. Full Story
(Jenn Smith — Berkshire Eagle Staff)
Berkshire School to perform original play, 'Scrutiny'

Original play puts lens on life
SHEFFIELD >> How do you succeed at the game of "Scrutiny?" That's what cast members try to figure out in Berkshire School's original theater production, which will be performed in the Allen Theater at 7:30 this Friday and Saturday night. Full Story
(Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
East Longmeadow volleyball eliminates Pittsfield from W. Mass. tournament

Spartans' star proves too much in straight-set win over PHS
PITTSFIELD >> Pittsfield coach Brian Lawton wanted his team to keep the ball away from East Longmeadow star Julia Decker in Thursday night's opening round of the Western Massachusetts Division II volleyball tournament. Full Story
Williams opens Little Three football at home against Wesleyan

Williams is seeking its first title since a 2010 sweep
WILLIAMSTOWN >> By the time the sun sets at Farley-Lamb Field today, the senior members of the Williams College football team will be walking off their home field for the last time. Full Story
Lanesborough School Committee, residents spar over withdrawal issue
LANESBOROUGH >> A vote to withdraw from School Union 71 has been postponed by the Lanesborough School Committee, but not before the measure drew renewed fire from residents and the committee's chairwoman. Full Story

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Son to Usher: Dad, you're not a great singer

NEW YORK (AP) — One of Usher's sons studies his dance moves meticulously, while the other has said to the Grammy-winning star: "You're not a great singer. Full Story