Spring Cleaning

You never know what you’re going to find when the age-old desire to clean out the old file drawers and boxes taped shut years ago meet their moment of reckoning. If you’re like me, you probably have an unlimited number of good intentions about finally...
YouTube Channel

YouTube Channel

Back in 2010, we went through an upgrade in our technology and invested in some new computer gear. Along with a new laptop came a video camera to replace the old and now obsolete one we’d used since the late 1980s to shoot family movies and events, and recorded...

Arlington Aims for Renewal

In my other life I work for a local community access television station based Рhandily for me Рjust a mile or so up the road from Christmas Days. GNAT-TV Рshort for GREATER NORTHSHIRE ACCESS TELEVISION Рis one of about 25 so-called...

Decorating ideas for Christmas

OK, OK, we know – it just turned Spring last week. And not a moment too soon. It’s been a long winter here in Vermont, at least if you’re not a skier or snowshoe enthusiast. Or maybe your thing is shoveling snow. Whatever. For the rest of us,...

Town Meeting, Part 2

Well, town meeting season has come and gone, and once again it was a great exercise in civil democracy. In my other life as a journalist, I got to cover several local town meetings and even got on statewide television, courtesy of the good folks at Vermont PBS, to...