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    (Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Berkshire Navy vets were aboard USS Missouri on V-J Day

    For Dan Toomey and Bob Nichols, Sept. 2, 1945, was a day of ecstasy. On that date — 70 years ago today — the two Berkshire County residents witnessed the formal end of World War II as U.S. Navy Seamen 1st Class. Full Story
    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police log

    Tuesday, Sept. 1 7:11 a.m.: A report of a burglar alarm at Berkshire Bank on West Housatonic Street. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    Backpacks stuffed full with supplies go to 500 young Berkshire students

    Local businesses, volunteers make first day of school easier for 500 young students
    PITTSFIELD >> It began when Ashley Sulock spotted an online advertisement seeking donations of school supplies for local children in need. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (Stephanie Zollshan - The Berkshire Eagle)
    MCLA men's soccer settles for draw in season opener

    Trailblazers take 3-0 lead in first half, but tie SUNY Poly 3-3
    NORTH ADAMS — A soccer match is 90 minutes in length. On Tuesday, the MCLA men learned a valuable lesson about taking time off. Full Story
    BMC North expands services with out-patient prevention and treatrment
    NORTH ADAMS >> Berkshire Health Systems has announced the creation of a community-focused Neighborhood for Health at its Northern Berkshire campus, an expansion of services there that includes mental health, addiction and chronic illness treatment. Full Story