Seeing 2020

PHOTO:  January 14, 2020 Board of Supervisors Meeting. Lyons is recognized by the County for her work at KWMR and Jeffery introduces himself to the Supervisors. L-R: Amanda Eichstaedt, Supervisor Dennis Rodoni, Lyons Filmer, and Jeffrey Manson Cred: Brent Ainsworth January 14, 2020 From Amanda’s Messy Desk… I’m not sure about you, but when a new…

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Transitions

January 7, 2020 From Amanda’s Messy Desk…. Sadness I did not know Paul Reffell that well, but he was always present in West Marin. Originally as partner to KWMR founder Donna Sheehan and their many creative projects. More recently as the driving force and co-host of KWMR’s call-in program “Let’s Talk.” The way in which…

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Welcome Aboard!

December 10th 2019 From Amanda’s Messy Desk… Happy Raccoon brings us all good news! (and we forgot to take a photo) Early this fall KWMR posted the opening for the Program Director Job. If you are not yet aware of the upcoming retirement of long-time Program Director Lyons Filmer, then welcome to your first Round…

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Name It!

Dec 3 2019 From the Messy Desk of Amanda Eichstaedt… The first recorded use of the term “Black Friday” was due to a financial crisis – the crash of the U.S. gold market on September 24, 1869. Later it became associated with heavy foot and vehicle traffic the day after Thanksgiving, due to a frenzy…

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Scrooge?

November 26th 2019 From the messy desk of Amanda Eichstaedt…. Scrooge is a word. It’s not just a name from a Dickens play. It’s part of the English language and describes someone who is miserly and selfish. We all know a scrooge and may have been one ourselves at one time. I know that I…

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