Sudden shock
Did you lose power during the fast and furious thunderstorm that rolled through the area Sunday evening?
 Yes.
 No.
(Gillian Jones / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
Pittsfield's Ethnic Fair caters to all kinds of tastes

PITTSFIELD -- The classic cars were loud on Sunday afternoon. That was according to Ethan Stone, 8, of Pittsfield. Ethan and his sister Bella, 6, both like the antique cars, which were part of Sunday's annual Ethnic Fair, but sometimes, when they were revving their engines, he covered his ears.

Photo Gallery | 2014 Pittsfield Ethnic Fair and Classic Car Show

Video | The Eagles Big Band performs at Ethnic Fair in Pittsfield

Video | Lots of food at Ethnic Fair in Pittsfield Full Story

POLICE LOG
Pittsfield Police log, July 25-27

Friday, July 25 9:50 a.m.: Police arrest Kayf Chris Devaughn, 21, of South Onota Street, on a warrant. Full Story
LOCAL NEWS
(Ben Garver / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
Stockbridge Library celebrates 150 years with a 'Stroll Back in Time'

STOCKBRIDGE -- To celebrate its 150th anniversary and the imminent start of a long-awaited $3 million renovation project, the Stockbridge Library will stage a "rewind to the 1860s" special event Friday. Full Story
SPORTS
(Berkshire Eagle File)
Wahconah’s Marcus Duncan is the All-Eagle boys track and field MVP

Marcus Duncan has a weakness in the 400-meter run. He can admit it, too: He’s still trying to get used to coming out of the starting blocks. Full Story
LOCAL SPORTS
Suns pick up road win

Torrington Register Citizen Ž Digital First Media TORRINGTON -- Pittsfield’s bats broke out early and stayed hot through much of a 10-3 win over the Titans at Torrington’s Fuessenich Park Sunday evening. Full Story
Stockbridge Library celebrates 150 years with a 'Stroll Back in Time'
STOCKBRIDGE -- To celebrate its 150th anniversary and the imminent start of a long-awaited $3 million renovation project, the Stockbridge Library will stage a "rewind to the 1860s" special event Friday. Full Story

 
 
COUNTY NOTES
Senior Bulletin Board

Elder Services of Berkshire County Elder Services offers resources and services for Berkshire seniors, including Meals on Wheels and senior group lunches, information & referral, case management, homemaker, personal care, grocery shopping, companionship, laundry service, money management, supportive housing, health insurance counseling (SHINE), caregiver services, Long Term Care Ombudsman Full Story
No ticket for Shrek over loud musical, chief says

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — A musical being performed in a New Hampshire park has drawn some noise complaints, but the deputy police chief says he's "not giving Shrek a ticket. Full Story
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Review: 'Guardians' is irreverent but not enough

At the height of their powers, our overlords at Marvel have deigned to prove, like an emperor tolerating a court jester, that they do, in fact, have a sense of humor. Full Story