• In the courts - 10/04/2015 12:59 PM EDT
    Do you agree with John Barrett III's decision not to take part in the MCLA debate?
    (Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Beer lovers raise toast to fall at Berktoberfest in Pittsfield

    PITTSFIELD — Though winter continues its slow creep into the Berkshires, hundreds of beer lovers donned an extra layer of warm apparel and headed to the eighth annual Berktoberfest.

    Photo Gallery | 2015 Berktoberfest in Pittsfield Full Story

    Pittsfield Police log for Thursday, Oct. 1

    Thursday, Oct. 1 1:51 p.m.: Police arrest Ana Hernandez, 30, of Dalton Avenue, Pittsfield on a charge of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license. Full Story
    (Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
    Lenox, state aim to rid Kennedy Park of invasive vine

    LENOX >> An invading alien force is strangling trees and native plant life in portions of Kennedy Park, prompting the preparation of a town and state battle plan to eradicate the hardy kiwi, classified by the Massachusetts Audubon Society as an invasive species. Full Story
    (Matthew Sprague - The Berkshire Eagle)
    McCann Tech football gets ugly win over Pathfinder to stay unbeaten

    Failed fake punt provides Hornets with momentum swing in 20-0 victory
    NORTH ADAMS — Bob LeClair never got comfortable Saturday afternoon, even in victory. Full Story