Catholic inclusion
Should the Catholic Church amend its doctrine to be more inclusive of the LGBT community?
 Yes
 No
POLICE LOG
Pittsfield Police Log for Thursday, Oct. 17

Thursday, Oct. 17 1:49 a.m.: An emergency medical call is received from Sadler Avenue. Full Story
LOCAL NEWS
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Hundreds turn out for Paws for Possibilities walk to aid Riverbrook

STOCKBRIDGE -- Coco Chanel has a knack for putting people at ease. Since arriving two years ago, the 5-year-old chocolate Newfoundland been best furry friend to women living at Riverbrook, an all-female residence for those with developmental disabilities. Full Story
SPORTS
(Howard Herman / Berkshire Eagle Staff)
Harriet Cuyler wins her division at the Head of the Charles regatta

Fourteen times, Harriet Cuyler of Pittsfield has put her single scull into the Charles River to compete in the Head of the Charles Regatta. Full Story
'Thanksgiving Angels' seeking help to provide nearly 6,000 holiday meals to area needy
PITTSFIELD -- A baker’s dozen of local churches and community groups expect to provide thousands of needy people with a Thanksgiving dinner next month. 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
Review: Little Big Town top-notch on new album

Little Big Town, "Pain Killer" (Capitol Nashville) How do the four vocalists of Little Big Town respond to the platinum success of the group's most rewarded album, 2012's "Tornado? Full Story
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Charlie Sheen breaks up with porn star fiancee

The “Anger Management” star had planned to marry Brett Rossi in November, but now says he wants to devote his time to his children.