Fall Foliage Parade
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POLICE LOG
Pittsfield Police log for Sept. 26-28

Friday, Sept. 26 12:48 a.m.: Following an emergency medical call, a party is transported to the hospital from McKinley Terrace. Full Story
LOCAL NEWS
(Dave Roback)
Fast-paced debate for 5 Massachusetts governor's candidates

SPRINGFIELD -- The five candidates running for governor engaged in a fast-paced, hour-long debate in Springfield Monday, with each getting in a few emphatic talking points. Full Story
SPORTS
(Stephanie Zollshan / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
With switch from football to soccer, Wilbon becomes asset for Mount Everett boys

Eagles qualify for W. Mass. tourney with 4-0 win over St. Joe
SHEFFIELD -- The St. Joseph boys soccer team had already lost twice to Mount Everett this year, and Crusaders coach Rick Kovacs said the Eagles were going to have to make it three in a row without their big weapon from those other two games. Full Story
LOCAL SPORTS
(Matthew Sprague / Berkshire Eagle Staff)
Berkshire County high school football teams keep leads in W. Mass. power ratings

The second half of the high school football regular season begins this week, and at the midpoint, three Berkshire County teams are still leading their respective divisions in the latest MIAA Western Mass. power ratings. Full Story
Pittsfield switching to Blue Cross/Blue Shield; 'significant savings' seen
PITTSFIELD -- The city has decided to switch its employee and retiree health insurance carrier when a three-year contract expires next June. Full Story

 
 
COUNTY NOTES
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
(Joan Marcus/AP)
Review: 'Indian Ink' is witty mockery of Brits

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Stoppard's witty 1995 play "Indian Ink" takes a romantic look back at India under waning British rule, gently mocking both the British Raj and some of the English-smitten "natives. Full Story