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    Sudden shock
    Did you lose power during the fast and furious thunderstorm that rolled through the area Sunday evening?
     Yes.
     No.
    (Gillian Jones / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Pittsfield's Ethnic Fair caters to all kinds of tastes

    PITTSFIELD -- The classic cars were loud on Sunday afternoon. That was according to Ethan Stone, 8, of Pittsfield. Ethan and his sister Bella, 6, both like the antique cars, which were part of Sunday's annual Ethnic Fair, but sometimes, when they were revving their engines, he covered his ears.

    Photo Gallery | 2014 Pittsfield Ethnic Fair and Classic Car Show

    Video | The Eagles Big Band performs at Ethnic Fair in Pittsfield

    Video | Lots of food at Ethnic Fair in Pittsfield Full Story

    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police log for Thursday, July 24

    Thursday, July 24 1:16 a.m.: A burglary is reported at the Wilson Project on Memorial Drive. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Ben Garver / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Stockbridge Library celebrates 150 years with a 'Stroll Back in Time'

    STOCKBRIDGE -- To celebrate its 150th anniversary and the imminent start of a long-awaited $3 million renovation project, the Stockbridge Library will stage a "rewind to the 1860s" special event Friday. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (Berkshire Eagle File)
    Wahconah’s Marcus Duncan is the All-Eagle boys track and field MVP

    Marcus Duncan has a weakness in the 400-meter run. He can admit it, too: He’s still trying to get used to coming out of the starting blocks. Full Story
    LOCAL SPORTS
    Suns pick up road win

    Torrington Register Citizen Ž Digital First Media TORRINGTON -- Pittsfield’s bats broke out early and stayed hot through much of a 10-3 win over the Titans at Torrington’s Fuessenich Park Sunday evening. Full Story
    Stockbridge Library celebrates 150 years with a 'Stroll Back in Time'
    STOCKBRIDGE -- To celebrate its 150th anniversary and the imminent start of a long-awaited $3 million renovation project, the Stockbridge Library will stage a "rewind to the 1860s" special event Friday. Full Story

     
     
    COUNTY NOTES
    Senior Bulletin Board

    Elder Services of Berkshire County Elder Services offers resources and services for Berkshire seniors, including Meals on Wheels and senior group lunches, information & referral, case management, homemaker, personal care, grocery shopping, companionship, laundry service, money management, supportive housing, health insurance counseling (SHINE), caregiver services, Long Term Care Ombudsman Full Story
    No ticket for Shrek over loud musical, chief says

    PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — A musical being performed in a New Hampshire park has drawn some noise complaints, but the deputy police chief says he's "not giving Shrek a ticket. Full Story
    Review: Petty's rock 'n' roll triumph

    Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, "Hypnotic Eye" (Reprise) Tom Petty isn't singing about himself on his new tune, "Forgotten Man," but he can't be blamed for thinking like that. Full Story