Casino law
Are you in favor of or against the repeal of the state casino law?
 In Favor
(Stephanie Zollshan — The Berkshire Eagle)
Bottle bill supporters say numbers on their side

Say beverage industry misleading voters because it doesn't want to pay for expanded deposits
PITTSFIELD >> Supporters of an expanded container deposit initiative believe that if voters review the facts and figures, they'll vote yes on Question 2 on Tuesday's state ballot. Full Story
Pittsfield Police Log for Tuesday, Oct. 28

Pittsfield police log Tuesday, Oct. 28 12:00 a.m. Police arrest Marie Novak Zsa Zsa Taylor, 48, of Dewey Avenue, and charge her with disorderly conduct. Full Story
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Berkshire School to perform original play, 'Scrutiny'

Original play puts lens on life
SHEFFIELD >> How do you succeed at the game of "Scrutiny?" That's what cast members try to figure out in Berkshire School's original theater production, which will be performed in the Allen Theater at 7:30 this Friday and Saturday night. Full Story
(Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
East Longmeadow volleyball eliminates Pittsfield from W. Mass. tournament

Spartans' star proves too much in straight-set win over PHS
PITTSFIELD >> Pittsfield coach Brian Lawton wanted his team to keep the ball away from East Longmeadow star Julia Decker in Thursday night's opening round of the Western Massachusetts Division II volleyball tournament. Full Story
(Eugene Hoshiko/AP)
After 40 years, a look at Hello Kitty's success

TOKYO (AP) — When she came to life in 1974, she was a kitty without a name, sitting sideways in blue overalls and a big red bow, on a coin purse for Japanese girls. Full Story