• Business briefs for Wednesday, Oct. 1 - 10/01/2014 08:35 AM EDT
  • Over-the-top pumpkin bread - 10/01/2014 08:34 AM EDT
    Pittsfield Mayor Daniel Bianchi, local firms back Tennessee Gas Pipeline project

    10/01/2014 07:38 PM EDT
    PITTSFIELD - Unlike a number of local officials in Berkshire County, Mayor Daniel L. Bianchi has spoken out in favor of a proposed Tennessee Gas expansion project, contending that increasing natural gas supplies is vital to the region's economy. 
    Full Story
    January trial date set for former Lee police chief accused of stealing $50K
    10/01/2014 07:39 PM EDT - SPRINGFIELD - A January trial date has been set in federal court for former Lee Police Chief Joseph Buffis, accused of stealing more than $50,000 meant for Christmas gifts for needy families. Full Story

    North Adams candlelight vigil held for those touched by drug addiction
    10/01/2014 05:55 AM EDT - NORTH ADAMS -- As a recovering addict, Michelle Slater knows about the long road to recovery.

    She told her story at Tuesday's second annual Candlelight Vigil of Healing, Remembrance and Recovery at Noel Field. Full Story

    Pittsfield forum on youth and gang violence draws nearly 150 to Conte Community School
    10/01/2014 07:30 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- More than a month after a youth gang-related daytime shooting elicited an outcry against violence in the city, people are coming together to propose and discuss solutions. Full Story

    National Grid customers, lawmakers charged up over rate increase
    10/01/2014 06:42 AM EDT - A sharp spike in winter season electricity charges announced last week by National Grid, which does not generate power but delivers it based on outside market prices, is drawing fire from Berkshire County customers. Full Story

  • In the Courts - 10/01/2014 12:10 AM EDT
  • In the Courts - 09/30/2014 12:10 AM EDT
  • Video | Gubernatorial Debate - 09/29/2014 11:44 PM EDT
  • (AP)
    Police: Worker hid $1,200 worth of meat in pants

    CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. (AP) — A New York supermarket employee has been accused of leaving the store with $1,200 worth of meat hidden in his pants. Full Story
    (Scott Sonner/AP)
    Nevada city plans festival to celebrate blue jeans

    RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada tourism officials are planning a three-day festival in Reno next fall to celebrate and promote the city as the birthplace of what became modern blue jeans. Full Story
    (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File)
    Tracy Morgan may not perform or walk without assistance again

    “Saturday Night Live” alum seen outside New York hospital Wednesday in a wheelchair.