Verizon to be Jiminy's first cell cus...

Verizon to be Jiminy's first cell customer

There are 6 comments on the Berkshire Eagle story from Aug 4, 2008, titled Verizon to be Jiminy's first cell customer. In it, Berkshire Eagle reports that:

The cell tower on Jiminy Peak is up and Verizon Wireless has signed on as its first lessee.

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another reader

Troy, NY

#1 Aug 4, 2008
Finally! It's about time we get service around here!
CJG

Glendale, MA

#2 Aug 4, 2008
Now maybe the Luddites in South Berkshire might get the message - hey New Marlborough, Monterey and Great Barrington wake up and venture into the 1990's cell towers are OK.
Legal 1

Latham, NY

#3 Aug 4, 2008
That's a good sign! I am all for preserving the natural beauty of the area, but these towers are long overdue! Now, get some in place in Becket & Hinsdale that actually work and the Berkshires will be able to communicate.
W T F

Clifton Park, NY

#4 Aug 4, 2008
gotta feed our technology addiction.... what's so wrong about being out of touch anyway? to some it's a blessing....
EAS

Peoria, AZ

#5 Aug 4, 2008
I find it hilarious that everytime there is a wreck in Berkshire County you people get on and say; cell phone?? Then talk about the hazards of driving and talking. However as soon as they build a tower for service its comparable to "we're finally getting up to date w/ technology". Thats some good stuff people. Keep up the good work!
Legal 1

Latham, NY

#6 Aug 5, 2008
The ability to be able to communicate via cell phone is a wonderful advancement in technology. It saves time and yes, lives. The fact that people don't know enough to use the hands-free attachment when they are driving is not the fault of technological advancement- it is the fault of the ignorant user.

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