Charity on February 28th, 2006

Did you miss the Mayoral Debate on Channel 17? You can listen to a podcast or watch the streaming video on the Channel 17 website. http://www.channel17.org/seeitnow.html#mayor It is the first on the list under ā€œSpecial Events.ā€ Just one more reason Channel 17 is the source for local election coverage.

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Charity on February 28th, 2006

There are a lot of people who are trying to paint Hinda Miller as a conservative. There are supposedly a lot of local Republicans supporting her. She tries to position herself as pro-business, which, one could argue, is what the city sorely needs in order to expand the tax base. One might wonder why one […]

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Charity on February 27th, 2006

One of the questions Burlingtonians will get to answer on Town Meeting Day this year is whether or not the city should continue to put fluoride into our drinking water. There has been an active campaign by dental health professionals to keep the fluoride in the water. They claim, and science appears to back, that […]

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Charity on February 24th, 2006

Ward 5 City Councilor Bill Keogh (D) is running unopposed this year. In the interest of giving the ward 5 voters a choice, independent candidate Owen Mulligan, also on the ballot in Ward 5 as an Inspector of Elections candidate, is running a write-in campaign. I met Owen when I ran for City Council last […]

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Charity on February 23rd, 2006

Kevin Curley:http://www.sevendaysvt.com/columns/local-matters-news/2006/curleys-cue.html Hinda Miller:http://www.sevendaysvt.com/columns/local-matters-news/2006/miller-time.html

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Charity on February 23rd, 2006

Last night, I watched the end of the mayoral debate on channel 17. (I watched the beginning on the night it aired live.) As I watched, I came to the conclusion that I had hoped I would never reach ā€“ I have to place my second place vote for Hinda Miller. I dislike what I […]

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Charity on February 23rd, 2006

As I type this, there is a mayoral debate happening at City Hall. Iā€™m not there, but I am sure I am not missing much. I watched the first debate at Ohavi Zedek Synagogue on channel 17 and I watched the live Channel 17 debate, too, although I missed the end of it. If you […]

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Charity on February 21st, 2006

Channel 17 will re-air the Town Meeting Day Candidate Debates and other presentations you need to be an informed voter. Please remember to vote on March 7! BurlingtonMayoral Debate2/22 at 8:15pm2/23 at 1am, 7am & 1pm2/25 at 11pm2/26 at 4am, 10am & 4pm Ballot Items & City Council Candidates2/25 at 7pm2/26 at 1am, 7am & […]

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Charity on February 20th, 2006

Tonight (Monday, February 20, 2006) on Channel 17 the candidates for Mayor of Burlington will debate live at 6:00 PM. This is your chance to call in with your questions. If you miss it, Channel 17 will rebroadcast it several times before the election. Check out http://www.channel17.org/ for listings. (Also, the School Budget Presentation airs […]

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Charity on February 17th, 2006

Channel 17 will broadcast the Mayoral Debate that took place at Ohavi Zedek Synagogue on February 13th. Friday 2/1710:05 PM Saturday 2/183:05 AM9:05 AM3:05 PM Don’t have Adelphia cable? Contact the channel 17 studio for a tape of the event. (See link at right for contact info.) I might be biased, but channel 17 is […]

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