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POLICE LOG
Pittsfield Police log for Thursday, Dec. 18

Thursday, Dec. 18 12:13 a.m. An emergency medical call is received from Sampson Parkway. Full Story
LOCAL NEWS
(Gillian Jones — The Berkshire Eagle)
Berkshire Theater Group honors Feigenbaums at Pittsfield's Colonial Theater

PITTSFIELD - An hour before the Sunday matinee, cast members of Colonial Theatre's "A Christmas Carol" helped unveil a new sign over the main entrance.

Photo Gallery | The Feigenbaum Center unveiling at The Colonial Theater

Video | Silent Night performed at the unveiling of Feigenbaum Center

Video | 'A Christmas Carol' cast performs at Feigenbaum Center unveiling  Full Story

SPORTS
(Bill Kostroun — Associated Press)
Patriots edge Jets to clinch first-round bye

New England makes key plays in fourth quarter to edge Jets in possible home finale for Ryan
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. >> Tom Brady and the Patriots will be resting at home for the start of the playoffs. Full Story
LOCAL SPORTS
(Bill Kostroun — Associated Press)
Patriots edge Jets to clinch first-round bye

New England makes key plays in fourth quarter to edge Jets in possible home finale for Ryan
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. >> Tom Brady and the Patriots will be resting at home for the start of the playoffs. Full Story
Leg lamp stolen from New York store's display

NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. (AP) — Who took the leg lamp belonging to Ralphie's "Old Man" from a New York store's annual tribute to "A Christmas Story"? Full Story
Writer seeks records of long-dead arsenic killer

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A writer telling the story of a serial killer who inspired the play and 1944 movie "Arsenic and Old Lace" hopes the Connecticut Supreme Court will order records related to her incarceration in a state mental hospital to be opened. Full Story