DPW meeting over proposed stormwater utility runs into consumer backlash

Terry Culhane takes questions from the floor Last night (Wednesday September 18th) the Department of Public Works held an informational meeting at JFK Junior High. It was a chance for the DPW to sell the public on the need for a new stormwater and flood control enterprise fund. During the spring and summer a task … Continue reading DPW meeting over proposed stormwater utility runs into consumer backlash

Twelve years later,questions hang over the city sale of the old firehouse

You see things around town, and you say to yourself, that’s odd. I wonder what the story is behind that? In this case it was the big ultra-modern home behind the old fire station, and lately it is seeing a second mystery building going up right next to it.  Work on the new building is … Continue reading Twelve years later,questions hang over the city sale of the old firehouse

Truth in Advertising

An old friend of mine from my days working at Yankee Hill Machine. He’s not doing too well these days, but he has kept his sense of humor.   For a story I wrote about those times, click here.  My friend in the story has been renamed  Clancy.  Continue reading Truth in Advertising