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Front row, from left: Evelyn Julieano, Gionnah Levardi, Mariah Barnes, Jianna Kruger, Mia Dejesus and Madeline Harrington. Back row: coach Jorge Dejesus, Grace Julieano, A.J. Pelkey, Madison Barber, head coach Dave Pelkey, Ella Stodden, Bella Tart, Kylie Duhamel, coach Kirk Barnes.

Berkshire Force 12U Squad Wraps Up Successful Summer

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The Berkshire Force 12-and-under team placed second at this weekend's Summer Nationals at Fast Pitch in Connecticut.
Starting Tuesday, they had a record of 7-2-1.
The survived three games after entering the losers bracket early Friday morning. They then eliminated the New Jersey Blue Fire  Connecticut Seahawks, and The Diamond Club.  
They lost Saturday to the Classie Lassies, 6 to 1.
This marked the team's last tournament for the summer.
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Pittsfield Man Charged in Second Fire at White Terrace Building

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — A Pittsfield man is being charged with arson after firefighters responded Thursday to a second blaze at the large apartment building on White Terrace and North Street.
Police say Joseph Stone, 43 was taken into custody on Thursday and will be arraigned on Friday in District Court on a single charge of arson.
The fire was called in at about 2:17 p.m. on Thursday at 8 White Terrace. Firefighters were quickly able to extinguish the fire, though the building did suffer damage. No injuries were reported and the investigation led to Stone, said police.
The vacant building was the site of a major structure fire on Wednesday, Sept. 8, at 6 White Terrace, the neighboring building. The multi-apartment structures have been vacant since another major fire in 2017 that was deemed accidental.
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