• In the courts - 09/02/2015 01:44 PM EDT
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    Inn for an essay
    Would you write an essay to win a bed and breakfast?
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    (Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Berkshire Navy vets were aboard USS Missouri on V-J Day

    For Dan Toomey and Bob Nichols, Sept. 2, 1945, was a day of ecstasy. On that date — 70 years ago today — the two Berkshire County residents witnessed the formal end of World War II as U.S. Navy Seamen 1st Class. Full Story
    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police log for Friday, Aug. 28 to Sunday, Aug. 30

    Friday, Aug. 28 6:28 a.m.: A report of a burglar alarm at Pittsfield High School on East Street. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Photos By Ben Garver — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Paving project nearly complete on road to Lee schools

    Bumps be gone: Greylock Street project nearly done
    LEE — Bus drivers, parents and other motorists can expect smooth sailing on Greylock Street come week's end. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (Stephanie Zollshan - The Berkshire Eagle)
    MCLA men's soccer settles for draw in season opener

    Trailblazers take 3-0 lead in first half, but tie SUNY Poly 3-3
    NORTH ADAMS — A soccer match is 90 minutes in length. On Tuesday, the MCLA men learned a valuable lesson about taking time off. Full Story