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    Bring it Back
    Are you part of the growing national trend to buy vinyl records?
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    (Gillian Jones / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    The rebirth of vinyl: Records rebound as CDs slump

    GREAT BARRINGTON -- In Southern Berkshire County, CDs are all but dead. Customers will no longer find compact discs or DVDs at their favorite audio store on Main Street.
    Photo Gallery | Vinyl Records making comeback 
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    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police Log for Friday, Aug. 29 to Sunday, Aug. 31

    Friday, Aug. 29, 2014 12:05 a.m.: Loud music on Stratford Avenue. Peace restored. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Gillian Jones / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Great Barrington chases $3 million for Bridge Street bridge repair

    GREAT BARRINGTON -- The town is pursuing a $3 million grant through the state's MassWorks Infrastructure Program to repair the Bridge Street bridge. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (Associated Press)
    Former Eph hoop standout Mayer earns 10-day pro deal in Spain

    Former Williams College All-American Mike Mayer has signed a 10-day contract to play for Azpeitia Azkoitia ISB in the Spanish Third Division League. Full Story
    Northern Berkshire Pediatrics opens new office in Williamstown
    WILLIAMSTOWN -- Northern Berkshire Pediatrics is opening a satellite office on Main Street in Williamstown, adding to its two existing locations in North Adams and Adams. Full Story

     
     
    COUNTY NOTES
    Great Barrington: Children’s Chorus holding open auditions

    The Berkshire Children’s Chorus is celebrating its 25th season as an independent, non-profit community chorus for students in grades 2-12 in the tri-state Southern Berkshires, will be holding open auditions from 2 to 5 p. Full Story
    Penn State student gains rep as squirrel whisperer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — A Penn State student is gaining an Internet reputation as a "squirrel whisperer" for befriending, feeding and dressing up a furry little friend she has named "Sneezy. Full Story
    Review: 'Summer of the Dead' has powerful plot

    "Summer of the Dead" (Minotaur Books), by Julia Keller Small towns — where everyone knows your name and keeping secrets seems unfathomable — can be hotbeds of concealment. Full Story