Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019
Greetings, 413 inhabitants. I am sorry to report that the turkey vulture was circling above the city of Pittsfield again this morning. I dragooned Eagle shooter Ben Garver to take a look for it for a photo for TheBeat, but the bald-headed carrion eater already had flown off, following some other tasty scents. Again, I hope it's not a metaphor or some kind of foreshadowing. I'm an English major, so I'm always peering deeply into these kinds of things.
Back to less-interpretive reality, with today's top news:
The young woman from Lee who was struck and critically injured while she was tending to her disabled car is beginning to show signs that she's going to emerge from her coma.
Berkshire Community College is starting up a certification program for people interested in breaking into the cannabis industry.
A Berkshire judge is going to allow potentially incriminating statements made by the Pittsfield man accused of killing Paul Henry in July 2017.
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