(Melanie Stengel — Special to The Eagle)
Pittsfield Babe Ruth 15s win New England regional crown

World Series-bound team completes unbeaten run with championship-game win over Trumbull, Conn.
TRUMBULL, CONN. -- Last year at this time, the Pittsfield Babe Ruth All-Star team was lamenting a huge mistake and a missed opportunity when a forfeit against Trumbull in the 14-year-old regional round ended any hope of going to the World Series. Full Story
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The Berkshires Calendar for July 29

07/28/2015 02:23 PM EDT
ART Berkshire Paint and Sip: Fundraiser to benefit Wahconah Cheerleaders. 6 to 8 p. 
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(Verena Dobnik/AP)
Diner en Blanc: New York leads world's biggest popup picnic

NEW YORK (AP) — Five thousand people dressed in white got together for the world's largest popup picnic at a location revealed only at the last moment. Full Story
(Rick Bowmer/AP)
'The Book of Mormon' gets rousing reception in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons received a rousing reception Tuesday in its first-ever showing in the heart of Mormonlandia, kicking off a sold-out, two-week run at a Salt Lake City theater. Full Story