Vote for Katherine
Will you vote for Katherine Winston on American Idol?
(Stephanie Zollshan -- The Berkshire Eagle)
Lenox water main break affects hundreds, including seniors

LENOX -- Public works crews restored service to a residential neighborhood just east of the downtown business district on Wednesday afternoon following a water main break that affected 200 to 300 people, including a number of senior citizens, for most of the day.

Photo Gallery | DPW workers repair break in Lenox water main Full Story

Pittsfield Police log for Wednesday, Feb. 25

Wednesday, Feb. 25 12:40 a.m.: Extra checks are requested at Capeless Elementary School on Brooks Avenue. Full Story
(Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
BART students, staff cheer completion of $4.5 million expansion

ADAMS - Trevon Tarrance loves his school — but he always thought it needed more.

Now, thanks to a recent expansion project, it has more. Much more.

Photo Gallery | BART Charter Public School expansion celebration

Video | BART students celebrate the school's new addition Full Story

(Gillian Jones - The Berkshire Eagle)
High school notebook: Wahconah girls hoops 'a different team' in sectional tourney

Wahconah basketball at No. 1 Hoosac in Friday quarterfinal
Hoosac Valley's girls basketball team should be very familiar with Wahconah at this point in the season. Full Story
2 loose llamas lassoed after running amok near Phoenix

SUN CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Two quick-footed llamas that dashed in and out of traffic in a Phoenix-area retirement community were captured by authorities Thursday, causing a stir in the streets and on social media. Full Story
(Chris Pizzello/Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
Johansson: Nothing 'creepy or inappropriate' about Travolta

NEW YORK (AP) — Scarlett Johansson is defending John Travolta and calls the image of him kissing her on the Academy Awards red carpet "an unfortunate still-frame from a live-action encounter that was totally sweet and totally welcome. Full Story
(Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)
Lupita Nyong'o's expensive Oscar dress stolen

“12 Years a Slave” actress loses now-famous Academy Awards dress that’s made out of 6,000 pearls.