08/23/2016 09:54 PM EDT - Vermonters could face an additional fee when the Massachusetts Turnpike switches to an all-electronic tolling system this fall.   Full Story
 
No quarter: Council nixes meters for Center Street parking lot in North Adams
08/23/2016 09:36 PM EDT - NORTH ADAMS — Downtown businesses have successfully lobbied against a proposal to install parking meters on Center Street. Full Story

08/23/2016 10:49 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD — They came prepared, with rods and lures, tackle and live bait, hoping to reel them in.   Full Story
 
Leaving no soldier behind
08/23/2016 08:48 PM EDT - HINSDALE >> U.S. Marine Private First Class George Traver was killed on Nov. Full Story

08/23/2016 09:37 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD — Organizers of Discover Tyler Street have found the right formula to celebrate the resurgent business district.   Full Story
 
Pittsfield schools retain programs but face long-term challenges
08/23/2016 10:42 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD >> The long-term fiscal trends are not encouraging, but the Pittsfield Public Schools are entering the 2016-17 year with a level of programming similar to last fall. Full Story

08/23/2016 08:21 PM EDT - LEE >> Katelynn Goodwin was suspended from Lee Middle and High School in 2011 for a crime she did not commit.   Full Story
 
New family restaurant in Sheffield offers pizza and barbecue
08/23/2016 09:28 PM EDT - SHEFFIELD >> Jim Olivieri didn't know it at the time, but a leak that he found in the kitchen of the property that he bought last year made the transition to a new restaurant better. Full Story

08/23/2016 07:44 PM EDT - Circumstance and situation. Those are key elements that law enforcement professionals said would be factors in a local police department's decision not to arrest an off-duty police officer who was believed to be drunk behind the wheel.   Full Story
 
St. Francis coming down
08/23/2016 09:38 PM EDT - NORTH ADAMS — The demolition of St. Francis of Assisi Church has resumed. Full Story

08/23/2016 06:56 PM EDT - GREAT BARRINGTON >> Keeping in the spirit of the theme "Laughter is the Best Medicine," actor/comedian Paul Reiser will headline next month's Fairview Hospital 2016 Gala.   Full Story
 
Loaded handgun, shell casings near site of Pittsfield shooting, but no victim
08/23/2016 06:35 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD >> City police are investigating an apparent shooting on Monday at the intersection of Second and Lincoln streets Monday afternoon. Full Story

Sue Bush - The Berkshire Eagle
08/23/2016 09:38 PM EDT - NORTH ADAMS — Washed, waxed and tires inflated, most of the Dufour Bus Co.   Full Story
 
Seasonal jobs again lead to lowest unemployment rate in nine years
08/23/2016 04:18 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD >> The Berkshire County unemployment rate has set a nine-year low — for the second time in recent months. Full Story

08/23/2016 06:46 AM EDT - SHEFFIELD — A Great Barrington police officer is under investigation after he was stopped on Saturday morning on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.   Full Story