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'This Was Not the Plan': A workaholic dad learns to adapt

02/05/2016 01:47 PM EST
Charlie Goldwyn's life plan has gone awry. He didn't plan on being raised by a single mother. 
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HEALTH & SCIENCE
(The associated press)
Care for the caregiver: Taking time for yourself

Barbara Arpante knows the true meaning of being there for someone in sickness and in health. Full Story
FOOD
(Photos by Stephanie Zollshan — the berkshire eagle | photos.berkshireeagle.com)
Royal treat: King cake ushers in Mardi Gras

As the Berkshires and Southern Vermont prepare to celebrate Mardi Gras, a royal treat awaits those who indulge during "Fat Tuesday" next week, the eve of the Lenten season. Full Story
OUTDOORS
Stargazers: See Southern Hemisphere constellations

The Earth is round. Now, while most of my readers will find this no great revelation, there are some folks who choose to believe otherwise. Full Story
Berkshire Lifestyles
(The Associated Press)
'This Was Not the Plan': A workaholic dad learns to adapt

02/05/2016 01:47 PM EST
Charlie Goldwyn's life plan has gone awry. He didn't plan on being raised by a single mother. 
Full Story
Book review: Language of Secrets' is action-packed
02/05/2016 01:47 PM EST - The hot-button issues of religion and culture — sometimes wrapped in controversy and suspicion — make a compelling foundation in Ausma Zehanat Khan's second novel about Esa Khattak, head of Toronto's Community Policing Section that handles minority issues. Full Story

'The Ex' is a compelling legal thriller
02/05/2016 01:48 PM EST - An attorney represents a man who's accused of committing multiple homicides and who also happens to be her ex-fiance in Alafair Burke's latest page-turner, "The Ex. Full Story

Berkshire Theatre Group hosts festival for families
02/05/2016 01:29 PM EST - PITTSFIELD >> With little to no snow in sight and five days off from school looming in the near future, what's a parent to do? Full Story

Short Answers: Get over it and move on ...
02/05/2016 01:27 PM EST - Dear Short Answers >> Last month my wife and I had planned to go on a cruise. Full Story

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Susan Sarandon fires back at Piers Morgan for bra-shaming

Susan Sarandon, Piers Morgan and everyone else on Twitter is in uproar over his fit over her cleavage-revealing bra ensemble at SAG Awards.