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    Pittsfield Police Log for Thursday, Sept. 18

    Thursday, Sept. 18 12:18 a.m.: A burglary is investigated on Williamsburg Terrace. Full Story
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    Fans line up, eager to buy an iPhone 6 in the Berkshires

    LANESBOROUGH -- Well before Friday's special 8 a.m. opening at Best Buy, a handful of Apple fans queued up outside ready to get their hands, eyes and ears on the new iPhone 6. Full Story
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    Dalton native Duquette makes most of second chance in baseball with Orioles

    Baltimore wins AL East in former Sox GM's third year as exec. VP
    Ten summers ago, Dan Duquette was helping rake the home plate area at Wahconah Park, helping prepare the field for a Pittsfield Dukes game. Full Story
    2014 Fresh Grass Coverage
    Coverage of the 2014 FreshGrass, a three-day bluegrass festival, at Mass MoCA in North Adams.  Full Story

    Religion in Brief

    Classes and worship services are Sundays unless otherwise noted. Please consult local church bulletins for prayer groups, Bible study groups, choir rehearsals, etc. Full Story
    (Koji Sasahara/AP)
    The Kuro taste: Peppery tang and hint of squid ink

    TOKYO (AP) — The first Kuro, or black, burger had a black bun and sauce. Last year's edition, the Kuro Ninja, added a slice of (non-black) bacon to the signature black components. Full Story
    Polly Bergen, versatile actress, singer dies at 84

    NEW YORK (AP) — Emmy-winning actress and singer Polly Bergen, who played the terrorized wife in the original "Cape Fear" and the first woman president in "Kisses for My President," has died. Full Story