Liveblogging Town Meeting

I’ve had a number of requests to recap tomorrow’s Town Meeting “just like you used to” and I’ll be doing it — with a twist. I’m liveblogging Town Meeting, from the floor to your Internet, starting from the moment I find a seat (hopefully in the auditorium!) to the moment we have a decision. I’m…

Sitter for hire

Just a note for anyone who is looking for a babysitter for Town Meeting on Feb. 6 — my son is a graduate of the middle school babysitting course. He’s 12,  can speak the language of trucks, dinosaurs and Legos with small boys and has practiced diapering on a stuffed lion… although I don’t think…

Where have you gone, Scott Browne?

The  most earth-shattering moment of Town Meeting? There wasn’t one. It lasted only 45 minutes. There wasn’t a single call to “move the question,” no veiled remarks about town officials, no rending of garments over uncontrolled spending, not even a single mention of PAYT. Had I gone to the trouble of printing out a card…

Let’s get this party started 7:35-9 p.m.

For the complete news about the happenings at Town Meeting, might I suggest this story? Apologies for the delay in posting — I’m taking off for New York this weekend with my mother and daughter and I’ve been putting stories in the can. 7:35 p.m. New Selectman Chairman Chris LeMay leads Town Meeting in the…

For the love of Kay Whynot

Before we start the recap, I’d like you all to take a good look at this picture. This is the vote against PAYT last night, which I post not to show people who were against it or even Keith Regan working diligently away on his laptop. See, Keith told me today that this row —…