05/25/2016 06:26 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD >> A dangerousness hearing for the man police believe opened fire on Pecks Road last week has been rescheduled to Friday.   Full Story
 
Cable Mills apartments officially open in Williamstown
05/25/2016 06:16 PM EDT - WILLIAMSTOWN >> After more than a decade of monumental obstacles, the 160 Water St. Full Story

05/25/2016 05:20 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD >> A city man who admitted to violating his probation conditions by contacting a 14-year-old girl on the internet has been sentenced to up to five years in state prison.   Full Story
 
Egremont set to launch search for new police chief
05/25/2016 04:27 PM EDT - EGREMONT — The town is expected to soon begin a search for a replacement for Police Chief Brian Shaw, who announced his retirement last month. Full Story

Eagle file
05/25/2016 03:39 PM EDT - NORTH ADAMS >> After several years of declining participation and questionable use of resources, officials say the city's skating rink is back on the right track.   Full Story
 
Audit cautions North Adams about closing in on tax levy ceiling
05/25/2016 03:21 PM EDT - NORTH ADAMS >> An independent audit of the city's fiscal 2015 finances showed no substantial findings, but includes a warning that North Adams will quickly approach the tax levy ceiling. Full Story

05/25/2016 03:05 PM EDT - NORTH ADAMS >> Both the Police and Fire Department budgets are increasing this year after officials had to reassess costs in the wake of several injuries to employees.   Full Story
 
City Council OKs new tax incentive for Beacon Cinema
05/25/2016 01:26 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD — The City Council has overwhelmingly approved a new five-year Tax Increment Financing agreement proposed by Mayor Linda M. Full Story

Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle | photos.berkshireeagle.com
05/25/2016 01:23 PM EDT - CLARKSBURG — Swimming will again be permitted in Clarksburg State Park beginning June 19.   Full Story
 
At 20, Pittsfield Garden Tour to hold final tour
05/25/2016 06:00 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD — After two decades of showcasing some of the city's finer residential landscapes, the Pittsfield Garden Tour's 20th year will be its last. Full Story

Ben Garver — The Berkshire eagle | photos.berkshireeagle.com
05/25/2016 05:47 AM EDT - LEE — A 163-year anchor of Lee's downtown business community is under new management.   Full Story
 
Roads around St. Francis expected to reopen today; bells removed from church
05/25/2016 05:34 AM EDT - NORTH ADAMS — Public safety officials announced Tuesday that the streets around St. Francis of Assisi Church will reopen on Wednesday for the first time in more than a week. Full Story

Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle | photos.berkshireeagle.com
05/25/2016 05:34 AM EDT - NORTH ADAMS — You're at a rare kind of event if the parking lot outside is full of a combination of nursing home buses and high school students' disorganized jalopies.

Photo Gallery | 22nd annual senior citizens prom

Video | Drury High School students and seniors do the 'chicken dance' at the senior citizen prom on Tuesday.   Full Story

 
Otis Selectman Hawley defeats challenge from former selectman
05/25/2016 05:49 AM EDT - OTIS — Veteran Selectman Douglas Hawley staved off a stiff challenge from a former selectman to earn another three-year term of office. Full Story

05/25/2016 05:50 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD — When city police entered a Circular Avenue home Monday morning searching for two men wanted on warrants, they found a 16-year-old lying on top of a loaded revolver and Jerrel Hall hiding in a closet with hundreds of bags of heroin.   Full Story