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    Planetary doppelganger
    Will scientists discover life on Kepler-186f?
     Not in our lifetime.
     I don't care.
    (Gillian Jones / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Move allows Ecu-Health Care to continue serving Northern Berkshire

    NORTH ADAMS -- The closing of North Adams Regional Hospital hasn't stopped Ecu-Health Care from helping Northern Berkshire County residents access health insurance. Full Story
    Pittsfield Police log for Wednesday, April 16

    Wednesday, April 16 n 2:57 a.m.: Police respond to a motor vehicle accident on North Street. Full Story
    (Photos by Gillian Jones / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Sullivan Elementary sixth graders deliver Earth Day messages

    NORTH ADAMS -- Visitors to local businesses this week are learning how to "go green" thanks to a group of Sullivan Elementary School students. Full Story
    (Matthew Sprague / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Wahconah softball finds its timing, rallies to beat Greylock 6-4

    DALTON -- Allie Borowsky found her rhythm on the pitching mound after four innings Thursday, and an otherwise-harmless walk may have allowed Wahconah's softball lineup to get Heather Tomkowicz out of her rhythm. Full Story
    Berkshire Music School lands $150K grant for upgrades
    PITTSFIELD -- The Berkshire Music School is getting a $150,000 boost from the Feigenbaum Foundation to support upgrades to its 19th-century building and administrative costs. Full Story

    (Spencer Platt)
    Vinyl or vinyls? On eve of Record Store Day, collectors can't seem to agree

    Step into a record store any other day of the year, and you'll probably witness something like this: A whippersnapper comes bouncing in, asking if there are any Rolling Stones "vinyls" for sale. The clerk cringes. Older customers roll their eyeballs skyward and skullward. Those beautiful black circles are called records. Or LPs. "Vinyl" is acceptable, but never "vinyls." Full Story