The Berkshires Week & Shires of Vermont Calendar for the week of July 30
About Town Adams Agricultural Fair: Midway rides, animals, food and contests. Full Story
Nightlife: Live music and karaoke in the Berkshires and Southern Vermont
A list of venues offering live music or karaoke in the region. Check with venues ahead of time; last-minute cancellations happen. Full Story
Skunk saved by Detroit-area police officer—sans spray
ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) — A hungry skunk whose head was stuck in a yogurt container has a hero: a suburban Detroit police officer. Full Story
Chicago's Lollapalooza resumes after storm evacuation
CHICAGO (AP) — Organizers of Lollapalooza say they are reopening the music festival after the threat of a storm prompted them to evacuate attendees. Full Story
J.J. Abrams broke his back filming 'Star Wars'
The 'Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens' director reveals to Jon Stewart how the Millennium Falcon door that injured Harrison Ford on set also broke Abrams' back.