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Letter: ER-BMC patient grateful for kind care To the editor:Sunday morning, March 10, I arrived by ambulance at the BMC Emergency Department with the flu and extreme difficulty with breathing. It was terrifying. My first "thank you" goes to Lisa …
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To the editor:The communities of the Central Berkshire Regional School District (CBRSD) are preparing to vote "Yes" or "No" for a new Wahconah Regional High School on April 6. There is significant … more
To the editor:On Friday March 15, IAABO Board #25 Berkshire County Basketball Officials held its third annual all-star basketball game at Taconic. Thanks to the many people outside Board #25 who … more
To the editor:Back on Feb. 28, the Eagle editorial told readers to "ignore climate change deniers." Use of the derisive epithet, "deniers" is typical of people who cannot defend their opinion with … more
To the editor:"Americanism is a matter of the mind and heart. Americanism is not and never was a matter of race or ethnicity." (Harold Ickes, Secretary of the Interior, 1944).Timothea Neary … more
To the editor:I have done my best to convince Mayor Tyer and the Pittsfield City Council that the $74 million sewer update project is so overpriced that those with knowledge of kind of projects find … more
To the editor:This is follow-up on Alan Chartock's recent "Fuss Over Flyer" column.I recently sent a letter to Sen. Hinds' office suggesting that a possible alternative or addition to the "Berkshire … more
To the editor:The Pittsfield plastic bag ban troubles me. I am all for protecting our environment and can afford to buy paper bags and reusable bags if I need to. But my concern is for the … more
To the editor:So, here's where we Democrats are at on impeachment now. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has come out staunchly against it. She's supported by Jerry Nadler and Adam Schiff, the chairmen of … more
To the editor:I am as opposed to and disgusted by the ethical and moral and attitudinal transgressions of the "divider in chief" as anyone but I do not want impeachment. Investigate and expose, yes! … more
To the editor:Pittsfield Superintendent of Schools Dr. Jason McCandless' proposed budget of almost $3.5 million over the current year's budget for city schools from the state allotment to Pittsfield … more

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