Egg hunts
Should parents assist their school-age children at egg hunts?
 Yes
 No
(Steven Senne — The Associated Press)
Politically star-studded dedication of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute

BOSTON — President Barack Obama summoned today's quarrelsome political leaders to emulate the late Sen. Edward M. Kennedy in the pursuit of compromise on Monday, and said a new institute that bears the longtime Massachusetts senator's name can be as much an antidote to political cynicism as the man once was. Full Story
POLICE LOG
Pittsfield Police log for Friday, March 27 to Monday March, 30

Friday, March 27 9:03 a.m.: A report of vandalism near the intersection of Valentine Road and Lakeway Drive. Full Story
LOCAL NEWS
(Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
SEIU Local 509 holds 'informational picket' outside Brien Center

PITTSFIELD — With new contract negotiations currently stalled, members of the union that represents mental health and substance abuse clinicians at the Brien Center held "informational picketing" sessions on Monday at company facilities in Pittsfield and North Adams.

Photo Gallery | SEIU Local 509 mental health workers picket Brien Center

Video | Informational picket held outside the Brien Center  Full Story

SPORTS
(Matthew Sprague - The Berkshire Eagle)
'Learn to Play' lacrosse program gets start in Berkshires

USLacrosse clinic attempts to teach fundamental skills, strategies to adults
WILLIAMSTOWN -- Tina Becker came to lacrosse the way many parents across the country do: Her kids started playing. Full Story
Man accused of posing as officer to cut into fast-food line

ODESSA, Texas (AP) — A West Texas man has been charged with impersonating an officer by using sirens and flashing lights to skip to the head of the drive-thru line at a fast-food restaurant. Full Story
(Colin Young-Wolff/AP)
Jeremy Brown, Scott Weiland & the Wildabouts guitarist, dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Musician Jeremy Brown, a guitarist for Scott Weiland & the Wildabouts, died a day before the release of the band's debut album. Full Story
(Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images)
Tom Hanks' son threatens Howard Stern

Feud between rapper Chet Haze and radio host goes back four years, to when Stern questioned rapper’s credentials as the son of a Hollywood legend.