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Hundreds happily take part in 26th annual Construct Walk for the Homeless
GREAT BARRINGTON -- With the exuberance of youth, Grant Scherling, 16, of Norfolk, Conn., was the first person to finish the 26th annual Construct Walk for the Homeless.
"Yeah, I ran it," he said. Hard to believe, as Scherling wasn't even winded when he got to the finish line of the 4-mile event, located at the offices of Construct, Inc. The starting line was at Ski Butternut.
Photo Gallery | 26th annual walk for Construct Inc.
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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. Coco's owner, Abbey Hanley, knew her canine companion was destined to become a therapy dog at Riverbrook after the pet's first visit there.
Photo Gallery | Paws for Possibilities Walk for Riverbrook Residence
Video | Paws for Possibilities Walk
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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
Williams women get back-to-back shutouts in soccer
WILLIAMSTOWN -- On Saturday, Kriste Kirshe and Hannah Van Wetter teamed up to help 11th-ranked Williams score a women’s soccer win. Full Story
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
Convicted murderer sues state over prison porn ban
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A convicted murderer sentenced to more than a half-century behind bars is suing the state of Connecticut, saying its ban on pornography in prison violates his constitutional rights. 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.