Goodbye

The sun is blazing outside, high tide is about one pm, and I am sitting here in our winter quarters near San Diego wondering what to do about kirbyontheloose. My higher power tells me that I have had a good run over the last three years, reporting on Northampton issues that no one else wants … Continue reading Goodbye

No to occupation

Over the last months I have been pushed gently by a number of my friends to become involved in the Occupy Northampton movement, but my response was tepid. I was out there in front of Thornes Market the first day, dutifully shouted out various slogans when prompted, and attended an organizational meeting of Occupy sympathizers … Continue reading No to occupation

A managing director with a past: a 1999 arrest, a foreclosure and involvement in a Bermuda land scheme raises questions about Opal Development.

Due diligence, according to Wikipedia, is a term used for a number of concepts involving either an investigation of a business or person prior to signing a contract, or to depict an act done with a certain standard of care. It can be legally mandated, but more commonly applies to voluntary investigations where someone buying … Continue reading A managing director with a past: a 1999 arrest, a foreclosure and involvement in a Bermuda land scheme raises questions about Opal Development.