Scarecrow Project
Will you drive the Mohawk Trail to see the Scarecrow Project?
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(Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
New England Clean Energy Council hope for renewable energy push from candidates

Recent efforts in efficiency have spurred growth in state and region, officials say
PITTSFIELD >> New England Clean Energy Council officials say they're hoping for more details from political candidates this election season on how Massachusetts can continue the surge of renewable energy and efficiency initiatives that has made the state a national leader. Full Story
POLICE LOG
Pittsfield Police Log for Wednesday, Oct. 22

Wednesday, Oct. 22 12:46 a.m. A domestic incident is reported on McLaughlin Place. Full Story
LOCAL NEWS
(Ben Garver — Berkshire Eagle Staff)
Pittsfield Farmers Market comes to a close Saturday with live music and special demonstrations

PITTSFIELD - A bounty of area fruits, vegetables, meat, dairy products and baked goods await shoppers at the season-ending Pittsfield Farmers Market's this weekend. Full Story
SPORTS
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County's best meet at Wahconah on Saturday for championship race

Lenox, Mount Greylock cross country will be among the favorites
Berkshire County's best cross country runners get to see each other on courses throughout the county a number of times during the fall. Full Story
UMass rape defendants could be tried together
NORTHAMPTON >> Four men charged with raping a University of Massachusetts student in her Amherst dorm room two years ago could all be tried together. Full Story

 
 
COUNTY NOTES
Berkshire Taconic Foundation: McLaughlin-Wilson fund reaches $1M in scholarships

SHEFFIELD >> Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation says the McLaughlin-Wilson Scholarship Fund has given a total of $1 million since its 1994 inception. Full Story
Man fighting charges for painting Main Street

BURGETTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man will hire an attorney and fight a criminal mischief charge for painting the speed limit on a stretch of Main Street. Full Story
John Denver gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Things are a little sunnier on the Hollywood Walk of Fame following the posthumous unveiling of a star for John Denver. Full Story
(AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)
'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' canceled

TLC axes show after evidence surfaces that star Mama June had resumed a romance with a convicted child molester.