“2 and 2 makes 4, not 44

“or 88,” said Captain Patenaude of the Northampton Police to me this morning. Responding to rumors fed by a story in the Hampshire Gazette, I called him to ask if the second instance of graffiti they reported was outside the Mayor’s campaign office at Old School Commons. He told me that the graffiti was on … Continue reading “2 and 2 makes 4, not 44

An uphill slog

Fighting the landfill expansionis not going to be easy. I was at Stop & Shop collecting signatures for the drive to put the question about the landfill on the ballot. It was a chilly morning, and drizzle was fogging up my glasses. Most people were friendly and receptive to signing onto this venture, but some … Continue reading An uphill slog