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    What to do in the Berkshires this week

    09/25/2014 09:08 AM EDT
    go downtown Get down with DownStreet Art for the last time this season from 4 to 11 tonight at the DSA Closing Art Party. 
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    Fall fun: Readers share how they enjoy fall weather
    09/25/2014 09:06 AM EDT - The calendar says the fall season's just begun, but the signs have been around us for weeks (or months, if you're a commercial retailer). Full Story

    Berkshires After Dark: Heading downtown after dark
    09/25/2014 09:22 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a column (http://goo.gl/qYc7jS) that generated a good amount of conversation about the changes and nightlife in downtown Pittsfield. Full Story

    Outpost produces its first feature-length film, 'Feet First'
    09/18/2014 09:44 PM EDT - George Cox and i'in Purwanti are ready to show you their neck of the woods. Full Story

    Berkshires After Dark: Diner for early risers, or night owls
    09/18/2014 08:46 AM EDT - Diners ideally stay open 24 hours a day for a reason. It's because people want to eat without buying groceries and cooking at all times. Full Story

    Two-party gender system fails
    09/18/2014 12:10 AM EDT - Mount Holyoke College, the Daphne to Smith College’s Velma, announced recently that it will officially begin admitting transgender students next year. Full Story

    Things to do in the Berkshires
    09/11/2014 12:10 AM EDT - night out Local acoustic duo Duffy and Erin will play from 8 to 11 Friday night at the Rainbow Restaurant, 109 First St. Full Story

    Berkshires After Dark: Finding hope in city changes
    09/11/2014 08:23 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- There's something about the changing of seasons, particularly from summer to fall, that makes me feel contemplative, and prompts me to pause for reflection. Full Story

    In the Mix: Taconic grad pursues dream of deejaying
    09/11/2014 11:19 AM EDT - PITTSFIELD -- They call Sean Mochon "DJ Wheelz" because he's always on the move. Full Story

    Darcie Sosa: Ultimate drama in sheep ring
    09/11/2014 12:10 AM EDT - So, I’ll admit it: I have a hard time letting go. Of seasons that is. Full Story

    (Andy Wong/AP)
    Reports: China body-searched 10,000 pigeons

    BEIJING (AP) — The 10,000 doves released in a ceremony Wednesday for China's National Day underwent unusual scrutiny, each having its feathers and anus checked for dangerous materials, state-run media reports said, reflecting government jitters over possible attacks. Full Story
    (Johan Persson/AP)
    Tim Rice wants 'From Here to Eternity' new life

    NEW YORK (AP) — Tim Rice is hoping his musical "From Here to Eternity" doesn't take an eternity to get to Broadway. Full Story