Open on Thanksgiving?
Should Massachusetts retailers be allowed to open on Thanksgiving?
Pittsfield Police log for Wednesday, Nov. 19

Wednesday, Nov. 19 12:07 a.m. A burglar alarm is reported at the Senior Center on North Street. Full Story
(Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
Chamber of Commerce's Business-to-Business Showcase participation down

PITTSFIELD >> It never hurts to network. On Wednesday, 32 Berkshire firms gathered at the Crowne Plaza Hotel to showcase their wares and chat with their peers at the Berkshire Chamber of Commerce's 17th annual Business-to-Business Showcase. Full Story
(Matthew Sprague - The Berkshire Eagle)
Pittsfield football coach Jezewski has Generals one win from state title game

PHS leader has built team into a Western Mass. champion
PITTSFIELD >> Jim Fassell has a unique perspective on the Pittsfield High School football team. Full Story
Oregon festival's giant nutcracker: 41 feet

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Sponsors of the annual holiday festival near Roseburg have commissioned a whopper of a centerpiece — a wooden nutcracker intended to stand 41 feet tall, weigh more than 16,000 pounds and work its jaw with enough force to crush coconuts. Full Story
Kelsey Grammer's daughter is Miss Golden Globe

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kelsey Grammer's daughter Greer is the new Miss Golden Globe. Hollywood Foreign Press Association President Theo Kingma made the announcement Thursday night at a party in her honor. Full Story