Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019
Good day, Berkshire County.
Grim news out of Pittsfield, where a shooting in the early hours Sunday morning has claimed a life. The Berkshire District Attorney's Office is releasing no additional information.
In other news, the city of Pittsfield marked a solemn occasion Tuesday, International Overdose Awareness Day.
Conductor John Williams has had a standing ovation or two; at the final film night at Tanglewood, an ovation proved to be quite moving for the man, perhaps best known for his "Star Wars" theme song.
Our theater critic Jeffrey Borak reviews "Topdog/Underdog," which he says is being given a haunting, gut-wrenching production at Shakespeare & Company.
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