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    Sudden shock
    Did you lose power during the fast and furious thunderstorm that rolled through the area Sunday evening?
     Yes.
     No.
    (Gillian Jones / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Pittsfield’s Ethnic Fair caters to all kinds of tastes

    PITTSFIELD -- The classic cars were loud on Sunday afternoon. That was according to Ethan Stone, 8, of Pittsfield. Full Story
    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police log for Thursday, July 24

    Thursday, July 24 1:16 a.m.: A burglary is reported at the Wilson Project on Memorial Drive. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Ben Garver / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Stockbridge Library celebrates 150 years with a 'Stroll Back in Time'

    STOCKBRIDGE -- To celebrate its 150th anniversary and the imminent start of a long-awaited $3 million renovation project, the Stockbridge Library will stage a "rewind to the 1860s" special event Friday. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (Berkshire Eagle File)
    Wahconah’s Marcus Duncan is the All-Eagle boys track and field MVP

    Marcus Duncan has a weakness in the 400-meter run. He can admit it, too: He’s still trying to get used to coming out of the starting blocks. Full Story
    LOCAL SPORTS
    Suns pick up road win

    Torrington Register Citizen Ž Digital First Media TORRINGTON -- Pittsfield’s bats broke out early and stayed hot through much of a 10-3 win over the Titans at Torrington’s Fuessenich Park Sunday evening. Full Story
    Stockbridge Library celebrates 150 years with a 'Stroll Back in Time'
    STOCKBRIDGE -- To celebrate its 150th anniversary and the imminent start of a long-awaited $3 million renovation project, the Stockbridge Library will stage a "rewind to the 1860s" special event Friday. Full Story

     
     
    COUNTY NOTES
    Pittsfield: Mosquito spray application scheduled Tuesday

    To reduce the mosquito population and potential for infected mosquitoes which may carry diseases, truck-mounted mosquito spray application is scheduled for Tuesday, July 29, in the following areas: Doyle Field; Wahconah Park and King Street; streets on the north side of Elm Street from Elmhurst Avenue to the junction of Williams Street; north side of Williams Street from Elm Street to Leona Full Story
    No ticket for Shrek over loud musical, chief says

    PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — A musical being performed in a New Hampshire park has drawn some noise complaints, but the deputy police chief says he's "not giving Shrek a ticket. Full Story
    (Charlie Neibergall/AP)
    Sarah Palin launches online subscription channel

    NEW YORK (AP) — Sarah Palin has started her own subscription-based online network. The Sarah Palin Channel, which went live on Sunday, bills itself as a "direct connection" between the former Alaska governor and GOP vice presidential candidate and her supporters, with "no need to please the powers-that-be," Palin says in a video mission Full Story