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Pittsfield Police log for Thursday, March 26

Thursday, March 26 6:28 a.m.: A burglar alarm is reported at the Berkshire Bank building on North Street. Full Story
(Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
Four Pittsfield congregations unite for Palm Sunday service

PITTSFIELD — About 60 worshipers congregated in the parking lot at the corner of Fenn and Pearl Streets on Sunday morning to observe the beginning of one of the holiest periods in the Christian canon.

Photo Gallery | Blessing of the Palms

Video | Community-wide blessing of the palms in Pittsfield Full Story

(Associated Press — Karl B. DeBlaker)
Rookies come up big as Bruins build 3-point lead over Senators

OT win puts Boston 3 points ahead of Ottawa
RALEIGH, N.C. >> A couple of rookies came up big for the Boston Bruins on Sunday. Full Story
Berkshire County high school sports teams see first week of games postponed

Teams are being forced to share indoor practice facilities because the county's playing fields still can't aren't ready
Mount Greylock girls lacrosse coach Lindsey von Holtz says her athletes are handling spring practice pretty well. Full Story
Jay Z, Madonna, Minaj among owners of new streaming service

NEW YORK (AP) — Madonna, Rihanna, Beyonce and Jay Z are among the A-List musicians who are co-owners of Tidal, a streaming service being billed as the first artist-owned platform for music and video. Full Story
(Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Angelina Jolie inspires Nickelodeon crowd

'Maleficent’ actress tells kids being different is a good thing, and it’s OK to cause a little trouble.