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    Music Conflict
    The Music in Common org. has been planning to bring students from the Israel-Palestine region to the Berkshires. Should this continue?
     Yes
     No
    (Stephanie Zollshan / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Pittsfield bans tobacco use at parks, playgrounds

    Youth-focused regulations to take effect Sept. 15
    PITTSFIELD -- Following a public hearing that attracted mostly supportive comments, the Board of Health on Wednesday adopted sweeping new anti-tobacco use regulations, focusing on preventing youth smoking. Full Story
    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police Log for Tuesday, July 22

    Tuesday, July 22 7:19 a.m.: Police receive a report of smoke in the area on Faulkner Place. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Ben Garver / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    New England Log Homes site bioremediation begins

    GREAT BARRINGTON -- For years, the New England Log Homes site on Bridge Street was the poster child for truly unlovely parcels of land. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (Associated Press)
    Ortiz’s HR not enough against Blue Jays

    TORONTO (AP) -- Jose Bautista homered and drove in two runs, R.A. Dickey won for the first time in three starts and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox 6-4 on Wednesday night. Full Story
    LOCAL SPORTS
    Four Suns’ pitchers sparkle in West’s All-Star win

    Berkshire Eagle Staff BROCKTON -- Four Pittsfield Suns pitchers threw 3 1/3 innings of shutout baseball as the West Division beat the East 4-1 in the Futures League All-Star Game Thursday night. Full Story
    Rotting food prompts German gas leak scare

    BERLIN (AP) — Emergency officials called to check out a suspected gas leak in Germany found a culprit they didn't expect: a fridge full of rotting food. Full Story
    (Tonya Wise/Tonya Wise/Invision/AP)
    MTV's 'Teen Wolf' cast delights fans at Comic-Con

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Fans squealed and screamed, and some shed tears at Thursday's Comic-Con panel for MTV's hit series "Teen Wolf. Full Story
    (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
    Surprise! Justin Bieber in news for his music

    The troubled singer releases clips of 11 new tracks on Instagram, hinting at prospect of new album.