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    Letter: Let residents vote on new high school

    01/29/2015 02:10 PM EST
    Let residents vote on new high school To the editor: I had a chance meeting recently with a city councilor. 
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    Letter: Attend rally in support of Ma.-Ct. passenger rail link
    01/29/2015 02:10 PM EST - Attend rally in support of Ma.-Ct. rail link To the editor: Do you support re-instating passenger rail service from Danbury, up through North Canaan and into Pittsfield? Full Story

    Letter: Revived Elm Court good for town, county
    01/28/2015 04:56 PM EST - Revived Elm Court good for town, county To the editor: We have owned a home in Lenox since 2003 and are here all summer and many other times during the year as well. Full Story

    Letter: Bad motorized carts problem for disabled
    01/28/2015 04:56 PM EST - Bad motorized carts problem for disabled To the editor: Enough is enough. Recently, for the Nth time, I came to the Price Chopper in Great Barrington and none of the mart carts worked. Full Story

    Letter: Muslims must show respect they demand
    01/28/2015 04:54 PM EST - Muslims must show respect they demand To the editor: With all of the attention given to the unspeakable slaughter of the Charlie Hebdo staff, no attention has been directed to the double standard that some Islamists insist upon. Full Story

    Letter: Williams students set example for elders
    01/28/2015 04:54 PM EST - Williams students set example for elders To the editor: Richard S. Jackson Jr's letter of Jan. Full Story

    Letter: People must make call on tax funds for Olympics
    01/28/2015 04:51 PM EST - People must make call on tax $ for Games To the editor: The flawed thinking behind your Jan. Full Story

    Letter: In spite of Congress, Obama has helped US
    01/27/2015 11:04 AM EST - In spite of Congress, Obama has helped US To the editor: In Beverly Gianokakis' letter to the editor of Jan 21, she asks of Mary Ann Yarmosky, who responded on Jan 14 to an earlier letter, what outstanding jobs Mary Ann is referring to that are available for those who want a job. Full Story

    Letter: Rather than shovel, try snowshoeing
    01/27/2015 11:04 AM EST - Rather than shovel, try snowshoeing To the editor: Every year during winter we read of at least one person who suffered a heart attack or worse while shoveling snow. Full Story

    Letter: Wrong on fracking, climate change reality
    01/27/2015 11:02 AM EST - Wrong on fracking, climate change reality To the editor: Matt Kinnaman's Jan. Full Story

    (AP)
    FBI releases photos of San Francisco gold nugget thieves

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The FBI has released photos made from surveillance video of three masked thieves stealing historic gold nuggets on display at a San Francisco bank museum after ramming a stolen SUV through its revolving door. Full Story
    Lawmakers: Cut taxes for stars who play 4 nights in AC

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Stars who play at least four nights in Atlantic City would be freed from having to pay state income taxes on all shows in the state that year under the latest proposal to revive the struggling seaside resort. Full Story
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    Justin Bieber apologizes for being a jerk

    After appearance with Ellen DeGeneres, singer posts video because he doesn’t want people to judge him.