(Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
Pittsfield Economic Development Authority wary of tough new standards for Silver Lake stormwater
PITTSFIELD — New federal regulations on stormwater discharge into Silver Lake contain tough standards that local officials fear will be costly and potentially impossible to meet. Full Story
Pittsfield Police log for Friday, April 24 to Sunday, April 26
Friday, April 24 7:29 a.m.: A report of a burglar alarm at Lee Bank on North Street. Full Story
(Scott Stafford — The Berkshire Eagle)
North Adams boy stands his ground against bullies, who are now facing charges
NORTH ADAMS — Andrew Daniels turns 11 in May. He loves history, especially the Civil War, is a high achiever in the Boy Scouts, and loves to go to school. Full Story
Quacking duck ringtone helps firefighter rescue ducklings
SLIDELL, La. (AP) — Quack! Quack! A duck call ringtone helped a Louisiana firefighter rescue six ducklings from a storm drain. Full Story
Built to Spill returns with cathartic 'Untethered Moon'
Built to Spill, "Untethered Moon" (Warner Bros.) On the lead track of Built to Spill's latest album, Doug Martsch sighs, "And now we settle for this complicated metaphor and leave this simple truth unsaid. Full Story
(Jay Maidment/Disney/Marvel via AP)
'The Avengers: Age of Ultron" already cleaning up overseas
New Disney/Marvel blockbuster doing well in South Korea, Britain and Russia, among others.