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Voting early and often, Berkshire electorate keen on casting ballots before Election Day

Early voting: Clerks across Berkshires see an 'excited' electorate in its first year
Sarah Gutmann was dropping off an absentee ballot for a relative on Monday, and she decided now was as good a time as any to vote. Full Story
Pittsfield Police log

Wednesday, Oct. 5 6:16 a.m.: A report of a burglar alarm at Herberg Middle School on Pomeroy Avenue. Full Story
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Canning vs. Hinds; Connell vs. Farley-Bouvier: BCC hosts debates for state Senate, House hopefuls

Debates: Hinds vs. Canning for Sen. Downing's seat, Connell vs. incumbent Rep. Farley-Bouvier
PITTSFIELD >> Two weeks left in their campaigns, candidates for Pittsfield state representative and Berkshire state senator ramped up their political platforms Monday night during separate debates at Berkshire Community College. Full Story
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Lovable losers Cubs, Indians meet in Series

CLEVELAND >> The last time the Cleveland Indians won the World Series, Dewey led Truman in the polls. Full Story