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Possible Serious cuts and job losses due to NCC budget woes

NCC Labour opposition councillor, Mick Scrimshaw, has posted on social media stating that he expects “serious cuts and loss of jobs and services” when the county council finally puts together a legal budget for next year. 187 more words


NCC councillors budget problems continue

Labour opposition councillor Mick Scrimshaw has posted on Facebook saying “the county council’s external auditors have just served notice on the council that the budget they intend to set on Thursday for the next financial year is illegal.” 50 more words


NCC forced to sell Angel Square

Angel Square, Northamptonshire County council’s new £53,000,000 office building, is to be sold. The building only officially opened late last year, yet the bumbling, cash strapped, Conservative council is already having to sell it off. 179 more words



Providence, Rhode Island, founded in 1636 by religious exile Roger Williams, is one of the oldest cities in America. I recently got an introduction to this coastal city that is slowly shifting from industrialism to the service sector with a specialty in education and the arts. 632 more words

Opinel custom knife handle

This was a really fun-yet-frustrating project.  Opinels are great pocket knives with very sharp straight-ground blades perfect for whittling.  The beech-wood handles, I find, are not so great, being a little too short for my comfort.  416 more words

Scrimshaw #3 @ALTERNACOMICS Newsprint Review ( @HordeMedia ) from @kleffnotes

Scrimshaw #3 continues the action packed story with the crew of The Runaway Horse split up and Danny Yuda and Mr. Song still focused on the Tanto octopus. 93 more words