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    Thanksgiving Day Shopping
    Will you go to Vermont or New York to shop on Thanksgiving Day?
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    (Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Students get taste of technology at Berkshire STEM Career Fair

    PITTSFIELD >> A group of high school students stood quietly in front of a movie screen on Friday, watching film of a device known as the "da Vinci" robot remove a tumor from a kidney. Full Story
    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police log: Thursday, Nov. 20

    Thursday, Nov. 20 12:52 a.m. A loud music disturbance is reported on Lincoln Street. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    Feed Your Mind, Feed A Family program has helped feed more than 4,000 in the Berkshires since 2010

    PITTSFIELD - More than 100 Thanksgiving meals were packed up at the Stop and Shop on Thursday for distribution to local food pantries as part of the Feed Your Mind, Feed a Family program.

    Photo Gallery | Feed your Mind, Feed a Family Full Story

    SPORTS
    (Stephanie Zollshan - The Berkshire Eagle)
    Wahconah football's air attack provides options in state semifinal

    Nick Clayton's accurate arm makes WRHS more explosive this season
    Last year, Wahconah's run-based offense led it to the first-ever MIAA Division IV state semifinals. Full Story
    LOCAL SPORTS
    Third-period goal gives Williams College a win in hockey home opener

    Jarrett's goal midway through final period decides game as Ephs improve to 2-0-1
    WILLIAMSTOWN >> It was Senior Night at Lansing Chapman Rink on Friday, so it seemed only fitting that a pair of Williams College seniors helped the Ephs win their home opener. Full Story
    McCandless: City faces enrollment, school choice challenges
    PITTSFIELD >> Two disturbing trends — plummeting enrollments and more students facing social and educational challenges — must be confronted in Pittsfield and other school districts in the county, according to Superintendent Jason "Jake" McCandless. Full Story

     
     
    (KOJI SASAHARA/AP)
    Polish town opposes Pooh Bear for unclear gender

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Officials in a Polish town have opposed a proposition to name a playground after Winnie-the-Pooh due to the bear's unclear gender and immodest clothing. Full Story