Tagged: Mayor Clare Higgins

Northampton Fire Department Captain Tom Clark, aka Tommy Twilite stops by to discuss the union busting that’s happening in Wisconsin and elsewhere. We also chat about poetry, and LSD, as we note the passing of Owsley Stanley with a song by one of Bill’s least favorite groups (NOT the one referenced in the title).

Monday 14 March 2011 - File Audio

2011-03-07 | Jaz Tupelo // Audio
Her work here is done (almost)

Northampton Mayor Mary Clare Higgins announced on Friday she won’t be seeking another term. She stops in to talk about her decision, her administration, and her future.

Also, Bill talks a little bit more about the political bread and circuses that have begun in Northampton, starting with the Michael Bardsley email request, which you can see for yourself at this link: BardsleyPublicRecordsReply022511


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Also, here’s that Theresa Andersson video I talked about:

Monday 7 March 2011 - File Audio

We catch up with our favorite librarian/beekeeper/non-threatening human presence Adam Novitt, and add another title to his already impressive résumé.

Also, Bill has something he needs to get off his chest regarding recent political developments here in Northampton.


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Tuesday 8 February 2011 - File Audio

2011-02-01 | Jaz Tupelo // Audio
Plowmen dig my….snow

Rich Parasiliti of the Northampton Department of Public Works wants you to know that the plow drivers are not targeting you. They aren’t waiting until you finish shoveling so they can undo all your hard work. He tells us exactly what it takes to keep the streets of Northampton safe during snowstorms.

So hunker down, stay off the roads, and listen to the podcast!


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Tuesday 1 February 2011 - File Audio