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    Flu Shot
    Will you get the flu shot this year?
     Yes
     No
     I never do.
    (Gillian Jones / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    FreshGrass finds its jam at Mass MoCA

    NORTH ADAMS -- The septet under the tall blue tent at Sunday's FreshGrass Festival was playing a lively version of the Grateful Dead's "Rosa Lee McFall."
    Photo Gallery | 2014 FreshGrass Festival at Mass MoCA  
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    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police Log for Thursday, Sept. 18

    Thursday, Sept. 18 12:18 a.m.: A burglary is investigated on Williamsburg Terrace. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Gillian Jones / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Cathedral in the Night offers low-key spiritual exploration

    PITTSFIELD -- Steven Clark doesn't belong to a church, but he's never lost his faith.

    The city resident prays every day, but -- unlike his childhood -- he won't force religion on his 9-year-old son. Full Story

    SPORTS
    (Associated Press)
    Patriots overcome sluggish offense to beat Oakland

    FOXBOROUGH -- The New England Patriots had trouble getting into the end zone. Full Story
    Greece: Homeless used in VIP taxi scam

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Police have busted a phony VIP taxi service in Greece that was using the bank accounts of homeless people to collect deposits from cab drivers. Full Story
    (Scott Garfield/AP)
    Review: Solid Washington in mediocre 'Equalizer'

    If you were lucky enough to catch Denzel Washington in "A Raisin in the Sun" on Broadway, you saw the hugely charismatic actor portray, in an iconic role, the full complexity of a human being: strengths and weaknesses, attributes and flaws, durability and vulnerability. Full Story
    ( TIMOTHY A. CLARY )
    Emma Watson delivers powerful speech on feminism

    The 'Harry Potter' actress questions why women's rights has become so polarizing in a United Nations Speech in New York over the weekend.