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    (Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Berkshire Scenic Railway moves three cars to North Adams

    NORTH ADAMS - Three of Berkshire Scenic Railway's five railcars are now parked in North Adams, a promising sign for officials who hope to have the Hoosac Valley Service up and running in 2015.

    Photo Gallery | Berkshire Scenic Railway

    Video | Berkshire Scenic Railway cars arrive Full Story

    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police log for Saturday, Nov. 22 and Sunday, Nov. 23

    Saturday, Nov. 22 6:51 a.m. A loud music disturbance is reported on North Street. Full Story
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    First Congregational Church celebrates commitment to welcoming all to worship

    LEE - The First Congregational Church on a Sunday morning displays a rainbow flag at its main entrance. The red, orange, yellow, green, blue and purple banner means the United Church of Christ faithful openly welcomes all worshippers, especially those of varying sexual orientation.\

    Photo Gallery | First Congregational Church of Lee

    Video | The First Congregational Church in Lee celebrates its first year as an open and affirming church Full Story

    SPORTS
    (Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Williams women earn spot NCAA D-III soccer Final Four

    Seniors dreams realized as Williams blanks The College of NJ
    WILLIAMSTOWN >> The smiles might be permanently planted on the faces of the Williams College women's soccer team. Full Story
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    Pablo Sandoval reaches deal with Red Sox, source says

    SAN FRANCISCO >> Free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval and the Boston Red Sox have agreed to a multiyear contract, a person with knowledge of the deal said. Full Story
    Police: Facebook posts of stolen guns spur arrest

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man is facing charges after police say he posted Facebook photos of stolen guns from an unsolved burglary. Full Story
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    Kerouac letter discovery shows poet didn't toss it

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — When a letter credited with inspiring Jack Kerouac to create a new literary genre suddenly surfaced, no one was happier than an 86-year-old poet and playwright from New Jersey. Full Story
    (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)
    Bill Cosby reportedly used NBC staffer to pay women.

    A former employee for the network, Frank Scotti, tells “Today” show the comedian had him bring women to dressing room and later pay them off.