Thanksgiving Day Shopping
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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
(Matthew Sprague - The Berkshire Eagle)
McCann football coach LeClair looks skyward to share his team's success

McCann coach's late daughter, father, mentor in his thoughts as his team reaches new heights
NORTH ADAMS >> Bob LeClair had plenty of emotions running through him as the clock wound down last Saturday at McCann Technical High School. Full Story
LOCAL SPORTS
Berkshire United Rugby looks to defend championship in regional tournament

NERFU Division IV tourney starts this morning at Pittsfield's Crosby Elementary
The Berkshire United Rugby men's club looks to defend its New England Rugby Football Union Division IV championship today in the 2014 D-IV tournament, held again at Crosby Elementary School in Pittsfield. Full Story
Williamstown man charged in MCLA gun incident placed in vets program
NORTH ADAMS >> The man accused of illegally carrying a loaded gun on the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts campus in October has been released and will instead be diverted into treatment for war veterans while charges against him are pending. Full Story

 
 
Ex-state worker charged with stealing 610 helmets

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A former Pennsylvania state worker has been accused of stealing 610 combat helmets and faces federal charges. Full Story
Statement: Bill Cosby's lawyer criticizes media

NEW YORK (AP) — A statement issued Friday by Bill Cosby's lawyer, Martin Singer, in response to allegations of sexual assault against the comic: "The new, never-before-heard claims from women who have come forward in the past two weeks with unsubstantiated, fantastical stories about things they say occurred 30, 40, or even 50 years ago Full Story