Monthly Archives: January 2017

Local Pulse Show 171 | 01-14-2017

Newbury Special Town Meeting; Addiction Awareness Concert; The Coop Rotisserie

This week Joe’s guests were:

Geof Walker, Chair of the Newbury Board of Selectmen, and Eric Svahn, Chair of the Newbury Municipal Building Committee – There’s a special town meeting in Newbury on January 31. We talked about why there’s a need for a new police station and upgrades to Town Hall.  Here’s the warrant for the town meeting.

Ben Eramo and Sean Godbout – We talked about the Addiction Awareness Concert at Triton High School on January 28, and Ben played some music for us. If you’re a Billy Joel fan, be sure to listen … this was a real treat.

Elvis Jimenez-Chavez, owner of The Coop Rotisserie in Amesbury (Facebook). We talked about Elvis’ background, the concept for his restaurant, and the menu.

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Ben Eramo, playing Billy Joel songs. (Sean Godbout, looking on.)

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Local Pulse Show 170 | 01-07-2017

Newburyport Art Association, Essex County Community Foundation, and VASA

This week Joe’s guests were:

Elena Bachrach, Executive Director of the Newburyport Art AssociationFacebook – Joe and Elena discussed the work and mission of the Art Association, the upcoming winter juried show, and more.  Guess what? You don’t need to be an artist to join the NAA!  Go to the free reception at the NAA on January 14 at 7:00 pm.

Dave Edwards, CEO of the Essex County Community FoundationFacebook – What is the ECCF? Who it serves? We discussed it all, as well as the ongoing investigation of the quality of life in Essex County, and what’s coming up for the ECCF.  The ECCF has a “low profile,” but a big impact on Essex County.

Sean Toomey, Restaurateur, Owner of VASA Waterfront Kitchen & Bar, and CRAVE – We talked about the opening of the new VASA in Salisbury and the concept of the new restaurant. Finally, we talked about how social media plays into the restaurant business.

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