The Greeting

Monday, Oct. 22, 2018 
Happy Monday, everyone. It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas! 
In other news:
TRAUMA IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD: Residents of Robbins Avenue keep their heads low and lament how things have only gotten worse. The street is frequently visited by police.

READY FOR TAKEOFF: A $3.6 million upgrade and building move is on tap for the North Adams municipal airport.
'A STAR IS BORN': Lady Gaga might be the lead, but Berkshire County has offered some of its talent to the cast, too.
DEEP CONVERSATION: A Pultizer-winning author and a former Supreme Judicial Court judge will talk about the future of justice and the highest court in the land.
FINAL STRETCH: The district attorney's race enters its last chapter, as Election Day looms.
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Very best —
Noah Hoffenberg, online editor

The News

Midterms 2018: How to get your vote in early

Round two of the Berkshire District Attorney's race and the hotly debated ballot Question 1, dealing with nurse staffing requirements could have hundreds of local voters casting … more

The Weather

The View


Our Opinion: All Americans bear shame of Trump's reaction to journalist's murder

The case of the torture and murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi increasingly appears to have occurred with the knowledge, if not upon the direct order of, the presumptive heir to the throne of … more

The Landscape

'A Star Is Born' actress traces roots to Lenox

Early in "A Star Is Born," Ally Campana (Lady Gaga) decides to take rocker Jackson Maine (Bradley Cooper) up on his offer to watch one of his shows backstage. It's a last-minute call, one that requires Campana and her friend, Ramon (Anthony Ramos), to hop on a private jet and into an SUV that swiftly drives them to the venue. Upon arrival, one of Maine's assistants is waiting to guide Campana and Ramon toward the stage where Campana will later launch her rise to stardom. more

The Score

Lee's Thomas Fraser wins Berkshire Classic golf tournament

PITTSFIELD — Thomas Fraser has been knocking on the door at the Berkshire Classic golf tournament for three years. In his senior season, the Lee golfer finally got through that door.Fraser shot … more

The Plan

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The Snap

The Most Reverend Michael B. Curry, Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church, preaches the sermon at the Episcopal Revival held at the United Methodist Church on Fenn Street in Pittsfield on Sunday, as Spanish language translator Dinorah Padro translates at his side.

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