Casino law
Are you in favor of or against the repeal of the state casino law?
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(Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
Berkshire Hills voters to decide on $52.1M high school renovation

Proposed renovation pared down since defeat last year
GREAT BARRINGTON >> A year after a high school renovation plan was rejected by town residents as too costly, voters will weigh in Tuesday on a scaled-back version of the plan. Full Story
Pittsfield Police Log for Tuesday, Oct. 28

Pittsfield police log Tuesday, Oct. 28 12:00 a.m. Police arrest Marie Novak Zsa Zsa Taylor, 48, of Dewey Avenue, and charge her with disorderly conduct. Full Story
(Photos by Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
Feed Your Mind, Feed a Family underway in Berkshires, Southern Vermont

NENI drive working with supermarket chains to give needy Thanksgiving dinner
Hundreds of needy households in the Berkshires and Southern Vermont can expect a holiday meal, in part, courtesy of local newspaper readers. Full Story
(Matthew Sprague - The Berkshire Eagle)
Western Mass. soccer: Greylock boys, Wahconah girls earn top seeds

Two Berkshire County high school soccer teams were given top seeds in their divisions for next week's Western Mass. Full Story
Pittsfield Council committee hears civil service report on police, fire chief posts
PITTSFIELD >> A City Council subcommittee heard a task force recommendation this week that the city consider alternatives to the Civil Service system for the police and fire chief positions. Full Story

(Carrie Antlfinger/AP)
Creator of Operation couldn't afford own operation

BLOOMINGDALE, Ill. (AP) — The creator of the board game Operation needed his own operation, and it turned out he couldn't afford to pay for it. Full Story