Vote for Katherine
Will you vote for Katherine Winston on American Idol?
 Yes
 No
(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

POLICE LOG
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
LOCAL NEWS
(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

SPORTS
(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
(Keith Srakocic/AP)
Fog machine in art installation prompts false fire alarms

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Where there's smoke, there's fire. But fog signals art, as Pittsburgh firefighters are quickly learning. Full Story
(Chris Pizzello/Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
Johansson: Nothing 'creepy or inappropriate' about Travolta

Scarlett Johansson defended John Travolta on Thursday, calling the actor "a class act" and denouncing the image of the two on the Academy Awards red carpet as "an unfortunate still-frame" that doesn't reflect a "totally sweet and totally welcome" encounter. Full Story