The End of Building Three

and a hidden memorial The next time you are out on the hiking trail on the old State Hospital grounds, keep an eye open for a bench under two Japanese-looking trees on a hilltop.  Sit there for awhile and look at the field below.  Down there are thousands of people lying in unmarked graves; the … Continue reading The End of Building Three

Mayor goes outside for new Economic Development Director

At a city hall press conference this morning, the mayor announced that Terence J Masterson of Irvington New York was his choice to be our new economic development director.  Masterson will take a pay cut to come to Northampton, The quality of life in the Northampton  area drew him, as well as the chance to … Continue reading Mayor goes outside for new Economic Development Director

Division of the Spoils: Chapter Nineteen of the Fall Guys

                  “The house itself was not so much.  It was smaller than  Buckingham Palace, rather gray for California, and had probably fewer windows than the Chrysler Building.”                                             … Continue reading Division of the Spoils: Chapter Nineteen of the Fall Guys