Click to enlarge: Article over on right above the fold.
So Bully for the Bulletin for continuing to question this sad story of aging, arrogant, political has-beens who desperately cling to their “power.”
The first thing I learned in Journalism 25 years ago (News writing and Reporting 101 at Umass) is always check the spelling of a source name. Although most readers will not notice a misspelled name the person you interviewed sure will and they will wonder what else you screwed up.
And the second thing I learned--even more important--was NEVER LIE TO A REPORTER!
At this point (with the Registry of Deed’s office still showing no change in the Declaration of Homestead being South Hadley) I’m starting to question the couple’s sanity.
Unfortunately, the Amherst Town Government Act does not have a provision requiring town officials undergo psychiatric review.