Month: July 2013

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Hearing Voices

Hearing Voices / Ski Szymanski on the
“Quality of Life” Tax Increase

This installment of Hearing Voices features Walter "Ski" Szymanski - retired labor organizer and community activist - with his commentary on the, uh, Quality of Life Tax Increase proposed under a special mail-in election whose ballots are being mailed on 29 July 2013. Ski urges a NO vote on the measure and details - that's where the devil is - the distinction between an actual "Quality of Life" measure as defined […]

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar / 30 July 2013

Tuesday 30 July 2013 CLAY Festival Workshops These multi-day workshops start today – Mata Ortiz Pottery, Wild Harvested Clay for Raised Relief Wall Plasters, Handmade Tile, Build an Adobe Labyrinth / - CLAY Festival Tour - Historic Mining District 9:30am - Noon / Meet at Murray Ryan Visitor’s Center - 201 N Hudson Street / Tour conducted by Terry Humble / Fee / Free Line Dance Lessons […]

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Earth Matters

Earth Matters / Ron Henry & Mary Burton Riseley –
El Camino Walk for The Gila

Guests Ron Henry and Mary Burton Riseley will be walking the Camino de Santiago de Compostela in Spain in support of preserving the Gila River, New Mexico's last free-flowing river. Join host Allyson Siwik of Gila Resources Information Project for this week's show and find out more about this famous pilgrimage route and why Ron and Mary are dedicating their journeys to the Gila River. Find out more at these […]

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Hearing Voices

Hearing Voices / Gordon West on the
“Quality of Life” Tax Increase

This installment of Hearing Voices features Gordon West - local businessman, entrepreneur and the current president of the SW NM Green Chamber of Commerce. Gordon addresses the current Quality of Life Tax Increase proposed under a special mail-in election whose ballots are being mailed on 29 July 2013. He points out the several conflicts with existing public and private enterprises as well as the lack of transparency and comprehensive planning […]

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Civil Discourse

GMCR Special Coverage /
WNMU Forum on the
“Quality of Life” Tax Increase

Few things stir popular ire more than tax increases.  However the current proposed "Quality of Life" tax increase may actually stir action and a potential showdown between the entrenched elements of our local economy and an emerging new vision for an economic model based on transparency, sustainability, democratic process, objective and comprehensive examinations and evaluations in policy formulation and based on a "triple bottom line" requiring consideration of People and […]

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Hearing Voices

Hearing Voices / Lynda Aiman-Smith on the
“Quality of Life” Tax Increase

Dr Lynda Aiman-Smith is still a member of the Graduate Faculty of Poole College of Management at North Carolina State University.  However she is a native New Mexican who has finally come back home.  Her areas of expertise are management, innovation, and entrepreneurship. As well as being active in research and teaching, she has been a serial entrepreneur, and a manager in corporate America. This installment of Hearing Voices is […]

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Back To The Garden

Back To The Garden / Blythe Whiteley

Welcome to Back To The Garden - GMCR's newest locally produced program and our very 1st to be broadcast live from our beautiful downtown Silver City studio! Jean Eisenhower is your host and her guest for her maiden voyage is Blythe Whiteley - a veteran gardener and grower known for the beauty of her gardens as well as her knowledge and skills.  Each week she will engage local gardeners and […]

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar / 26 July 2013

Friday 26 July 2013 Gila EDA Roundtable 8am / Join Mayor Marshall, Commissioner Brett Kasten and WNM president Shepard for coffee and treats as well as their  justifications for a permanent tax increase Adobe Dynamics 101 9am - 5pm / 210 N Bayard Street - Santa Clara / Hands on Workshop with Pat Taylor / Must pre-register to attend / 538.5921 - Erika May Noon / GRMC Courtyard Concert […]

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar / 23 July 2013

Tuesday 23 July 2013 Silver City Town Council Meeting 6pm / Grant County Administration Building - 1400 Hwy 180 East / Agenda to be posted at Vespers in the Celtic Tradition 5:30pm / Good Shepherd Episcopal Church - Texas & 6th Street - entrance off parking lot / A quiet reflective service of  remembrance of modern "saints" of all faiths / Potluck dinner follows Joe & Danny 6pm / […]

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