• Tired, old stuffed peppers updated - 08/27/2014 07:35 AM EDT
    Lenox woman accused of scamming more than $11K from neighbors

    08/27/2014 05:21 PM EDT
    LENOX -- A town woman is facing three felony charges for allegedly scamming several elderly residents out of more than $11,000 over the past two months. 
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    Pittsfield's Spice Dragon restaurant to close doors during hotel construction
    08/27/2014 05:38 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- Spice Dragon, the upscale Asian fusion eatery on North Street, will close its doors on Sunday as construction gets underway on a hotel upstairs, according to owner Thang Huynh. Full Story

    Career center opens at North Adams City Hall to help former NARH workers
    08/27/2014 05:19 PM EDT - NORTH ADAMS -- People who were laid off when North Adams Regional Hospital closed last March now can get help in their job searches or learning new skills -- without traveling to Pittsfield. Full Story

    At Dalton meeting, company rep., foes offer conflicting views of pipeline project
    08/27/2014 01:04 PM EDT - DALTON -- Growing demand for natural gas in New England is the driving force behind a proposed new pipeline that would run through a number of Berkshire communities. Full Story

    Report: Ruberto resigns as Westfield State trustee
    08/27/2014 09:41 AM EDT - WESTFIELD -- Former Pittsfield Mayor James M. Ruberto has resigned from the Westfield State University board of trustees. Full Story

  • In the Courts - 08/27/2014 12:10 AM EDT
  • Vermont bistro scolded for removing its bacon sign

    WINOOSKI, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont restaurant that removed a bacon advertisement called insensitive to vegans and Muslims is being criticized for doing so. Full Story
    Judge lets 'X-Men' director's accuser drop lawsuit

    HONOLULU (AP) — A former child model can dismiss his lawsuit that accused "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii, but he has the option to re-file it later, a federal judge ruled Wednesday. Full Story