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    (Photos by Jenn Smith / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Southern Berkshire fifth-graders get 'living history' lessons

    10/14/2014 07:20 AM EDT
    SHEFFIELD -- Students from Undermountain Elementary School have learned the old school way -- how to put their hands to work.
    Photo Gallery | Living History Day at the Sheffield Historical Society 
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    Things to do and learn in the Berkshires this week
    10/14/2014 07:37 AM EDT - Meet 'Bizarre Bazaar': The Gladys Allen Brigham Community Center will host its 45th annual "Bizarre Bazaar! Full Story

    Monument Valley Peer Mentoring enters sixth year
    10/07/2014 07:15 AM EDT - GREAT BARRINGTON -- The peer mentoring program has kicked off its sixth year at Monument Valley Regional Middle School, with more than half the fifth-grade class signed up to receive personal mentors among a group of 66 seventh- and eighth-grade volunteers. Full Story

    Things to do and learn in the Berkshires this week
    10/07/2014 01:06 AM EDT - Meet ... Open houses: The Great Barrington Rudolf Steiner School will host an open house program at 9 a. Full Story

    Financial literacy mentors sought
    10/07/2014 01:04 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- Miss Hall's School is seeking area women to volunteer as mentors for its 15th annual Money Matters financial literacy workshop series, to be held on Monday, Nov. Full Story

    Singing the hate away: Alarming comments spark musical teaching moment
    09/30/2014 06:40 AM EDT - HINSDALE - When Kittredge Elementary School Principal Deborah White heard last June that a white student had made some derogatory comments about an African American student in the school, she was alarmed and addressed the issue among the individual parties involved. Full Story

    Things to do and learn in the Berkshires this week
    09/30/2014 06:13 AM EDT - Meet ... Emergency preparedness workshop: Would your family know what to do in the event of an emergency? Full Story

    Things to do and learn in the Berkshires this week
    09/23/2014 06:25 AM EDT - Meet North Adams Skate Park project: A kick-off meeting for the North Adams skate park project will be held from 5 to 7:30 this Thursday in the North Adams Public Library's community room (third floor). Full Story

    Young county readers view Curious George as rock star
    09/23/2014 08:10 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- "George was a good little monkey and always very curious." But he wasn't the only one. Full Story

    Ready, set -- STEM
    09/16/2014 09:31 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- Berkshire Community College is piloting a program to help 21 students get a head start in their STEM field studies. Full Story

    Super drunk woman arrested, mistook jail for bar

    PAW PAW, Mich. (AP) — One is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble telling them apart and ended up in a southwestern Michigan jail cell. Full Story
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    Creator of 'Found' magazine amazed by musical

    NEW YORK (AP) — A day after seeing himself onstage, Davy Rothbart was still a little dazed. The celebratory drinks afterward sure didn't hurt, but those weren't what kept him floored. Full Story
    (Greg Gayne / FX)
    Charlie Sheen breaks up with porn star fiancee

    The “Anger Management” star had planned to marry Brett Rossi in November, but now says he wants to devote his time to his children.