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    Campaign season
    What are your thoughts about all the campaigning?
     I love it
     Enough is enough
     It's about average
    (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
    North Adams man charged with 4th OUI, having unrestrained child
    NORTH ADAMS -- A city man is being held without bail after being charged with fourth-offense drunken driving and child endangerment. Full Story

     
     
    COUNTY NOTES
    North Adams: UNITY announces 2014-15 teen programs

    The youth development programs offered by the Northern Berkshire Community Coalition’s UNITY Program will be facilitated by new staff, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts Alumni Jessica Sweeney, and more recent MCLA graduate Adam Tobin. 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