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WHERE ARE THE SNOWS OF YESTERDAY? THEY’RE ON THE STREETS TODAY, AS BIANCHI ADMINISTRATION AGAIN DROPS THE BALL (THEY’RE CERTAINLY NOT DROPPING THE PLOWS)

By DAN VALENTI PLANET VALENTI News and Commentary (FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE, SUPER BOWL WEEKEND EDITION, JAN. 30-FEB. 1, 2015) — Last night (Thursday) on the latest live edition of PLANET VALENTI TELEVISION, just before air time, we went outside the PC-TV studios and scooped up a cup of real-ta’-goodness Pittsfield snow. During the course of [...]

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!UPDATE! PV-TV LIVE TONIGHT ON CH. 16!! … THE BB, MAYOR BIsnowCHI BLOW IT AGAIN AS MEGASTORM FIZZLES … plus … MAZZEO RESPONDS TO QUESTIONS ON CONNELL’S PETITION … RIP, MONBO

By DAN VALENTI PLANET VALENTI News and Commentary THURSDAY< JAN. 29 < ON THE FLY — It’s been a hectic morning and afternoon here on THE PLANET, as we are in Elvis mode, TCB (takin’ care of business). Yes, PLANET VALENTI TELEVISION will be on the air tonight beginning at 7 p.m. from the PCTV [...]

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WATER, WATER EVERYWHERE or WHY DON’T THE NUMBERS ADD UP?

By DAN VALENTI PLANET VALENTI News and Commentary (FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE, “SNOWMAGEDDON OUR ASS,” JAN. 27, 2015) —  Ward 4 councilor Chris Connell continues to make news of the good kind, unlike, say, certain former councilors who just can’t seem to stay out of the big muddy. Connell has urged a referendum on the building [...]

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CONNELL SUBMITS PETITION FOR MAYOR TO RESCIND ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER ON DPW, SO WHY ISN’T IT ON TUESDAY’s COUNCIL AGENDA?

By DAN VALENTI PLANET VALENTI News and Commentary ———- 000 ———- ED NOTE: Ward 1 city councilor Lisa Tully and Ward 2′s Kevin Morandi will hold a joint meeting for constituents at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26, at Union Hall, 789 Tyler St. State Rep. Paul Mark will join them. Discussion will include the proposed new Taconic [...]

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FOOTBALLS AND HOT AIR

By DAN VALENTI PLANET VALENTI News and Commentary (FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE, WEEKEND EDITION, JAN. 23.25, 2015) — Well, THE PLANET, too, has been captured by the gravitational pull of a huge, international story that has captivated the limited global attention spans. For the a story to go this big, this quick, the very existence of [...]

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‘NEW SCHOOL’ CONTROVERSY: PLANET AT WORK ON TWO STORIES … BOTH HAVE POWER TO STOP THE WHITE ELEPHANT IN ITS TRACKS

By DAN VALENTI PLANET VALENTI News and Commentary (FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE, THURSDAY, JAN. 22, 2015) — THE PLANET is working on two local stories dealing with the controversial decision to press ahead with the construction of a new Taconic High School. Each has the power to stop the project cold. Open Session Admission, Petition Process Could Derail Project [...]

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