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508 is a show about Worcester, Massachusetts.



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508 is a show about Worcester. This week Brendan Melican and Drew Wilson talk about a bald eagle. Also: Buddha Hut’s vegan meatballs a top 10, Saturday is a VegWorcester buffet, Stone Soup porch burned, Rosen’s Roundtable talks taxes, and Hermis Yanis starts a podcast after his radio show is “terminated.” audio , show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike and Brendan talk about a skateboard accident. show notes , audio version
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel includes Brendan Melican, Tina Zlody, and Worcester City Council candidate Mary Keefe . Show notes , audio link
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike, Aria DiSalvo, and Brendan Melican come up with reasons for voting for every challenger in Worcester's upcoming elections. audio version , show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Gabe Rollins talks about the urban core, the election, and the performance oval. audio link , show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week’s panel includes Drew Wilson and Brendan Melican. A lot of viewer feedback this week. show notes , audio version
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, a bunch of fat cats talk about why they support Marty Lamb and oppose bank reform. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Raianne Richards, Mark Mandeville, Jenny Jade Albert, and Chris Bell stop in Worcester and perform a show, as part of a walking tour across Massachusetts. show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week’s panel is Kevin Ksen, Brendan Melican, and Tracy Novick. We talk about the City Council election. We talk about the School Committee election. We talk about a new Worcester video site Mike’s playing with (and you should, too). We talk about a $10 million lawsuit against Worcester for an incident during the taping of the Fox TV show COPS in 2006. show notes , audio version
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike and Brendan talk about the Worcester Half-Marathon and public employee pension liabilities. Show notes
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This week, we talk with legendary Telegram & Gazette columnist James Dempsey and his students about the decline of journalism in Worcester and whether citizen journalists can do anything about it. audio version , show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Brendan Melican, Gabe Rollins, and Cha-Cha Connor talk about population density and their determination to have a great summer. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike, Brendan, and Drew are snowed on. show notes , audio version
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike and Brendan talk about the District 13 primary, among other things. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, we talk about shoes. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel is Kevin Ksen and Brendan Melican. We talk about winning local elections and controversies surrounding voting in Worcester. Show notes: http://www.PieAndCoffee.org/2012/09/13/508-201-ksen-level-yellow/
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel is Ian Anderson and Brendan Melican. Show notes.
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel is Brendan Melican, Paul Ropp, Claire Schaeffer-Duffy, and Michael True. We talk about the Center for Nonviolent Solutions and New England nazis. Show notes.
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week: Christmas. Show notes.
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, we talk with Clark University students about campus and city issues. show notes , audio version
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Jeff Barnard talks about his first six months battling cancer. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, we talk with Grace Ross , candidate for District 4 City Councilor. Show notes , audio link
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panelists are Linnea Palmer Paton, Zak Rogoff, and Drew Wilson . Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel is Scott Guzman, Heather Mackenzie, Drew Wilson, and Brendan Melican. show notes , audio version
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panelists are Stephanie Katz, Jen Burt, Colin Novick, and Brendan Melican. We talk about moss animals and confronting the Bad Economy.
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508 is a show about Worcester. In this edition, Mike and Brendan outline the history of the South Worcester Industrial Park.
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, we talk about the death of Dio and the InCity Times.
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, we discuss Ciclovida . Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This weeks panelists are Greg Opperman, Tracy Novick, Brendan Melican, and Mike Benedetti. Tracy, a School Committee Member, talks about fundraising efforts for the vandalized Belmont Street Community School. You can help. We spend most of the show talking about the upcoming city school budget, and why there always seems to be a funding crisis. Greg is the cook behind the uncontested world-champion vegan macaroni and cheese recipe. Mike has entered a charity beard...
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, we talk about the recent Senate election and cargo cults. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike, Brendan Melican, and Tracy Novick talk about an MCAS cheating scandal in the city schools. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike and Brendan talk with School Committee member Tracy Novick about the city's schools.
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week’s panel is Tim Hart, Pam Toomey, Brendan Melican, and Carly. We discuss proposed Worcester pit bull restrictions and think they are a bad idea. (You might enjoy this Malcolm Gladwell article about pit bulls.) Clark students continue to support unionization of their dining hall workers; there have been two incidents in the past year when Leominster cops caused trouble in Worcester; it’s Holy Week; Mike is a little confused about how Michael Hlady is...
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508 is a show about Worcester. Show notes , audio version .
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Nicole Apostola, Mike Benedetti, Brendan Melican, and Tina Zlody talk about demolition, art festivals, prostitution, and politics. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel is Erica Getto, Mike Benedetti, and Brendan Melican. audio, show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week’s panel is Jim Henderson, Nikki Erskine, Tina Zlody, and Brendan Melican. Topics: Jim's run for Secretary of the Commonwealth, stART on the Street, boycotts of Arizona and the InCity Times.
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508 is a show about Worcester. This is episode #100. This week's panelists are Tracy Novick, Brendan Melican, Mike Benedetti, Jeff Barnard, Drew Wilson, Nicole, Bruce Russell, Matt Feinstein, Paul Levitsky, Kevin Ksen, Jesse Pack, and Jacob Berendes. audio , show notes , 2-camera video
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel is Brendan Melican and Chris Warren. Show notes
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audio version , show notes 508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panelists are Tracy Novick and Brendan Melican. 508 is now arguably the first local program to be an equal citizen of both the internet and TV. You can watch it on Worcester cable channel 13 Tuesdays at 12:30am and 11:30am. Plenty of local programs from traditional media have some internet component, in most cases, unfortunately, on the periphery of what they do, rather than near the core. We touch on shopping locally, then...
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel is Peter Sulski, Tracy Kraus, Krista Buckland Reisner, David Russell, Ian Watson, and Brendan Melican. Our subject: the Worcester Chamber Music Society. Show notes
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Show notes , audio version . « Do Catholic Workers go to church? and other items 508 #72: The Woodchuck of Main South posted by Mike on June 12th, 2009 508 is a show about Worcester. This week’s panel includes Brendan Melican and Scott Zoback. Colin Novick’s ordination is tomorrow (we got this wrong last week); the Save Our Poolz movement looks back at the past year and considers new strategy; Worcester may be getting CORI reform. This week’s Worcester Magazine covers our nation’s hard...
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508 is a show about Worcester. audio , show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Brendan Melican and Brenna Cussen discuss public art, invasive plants, and Christian anarchism. Show notes , audio
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike and Brendan talk with the people at Becker College's top-ranked video game design program, and pick apart the T&G paywall.
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week we talk about pitbull ordinances and other issues. audio version , show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, we talk with Worcester legend Shaun Connolly about drought, banning Halloween, the state of standup, crime rates, and ballot questions. Show notes: http://www.PieAndCoffee.org/2020/10/07/hot-dog-508-370-w-shaun-connolly/
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike, Brendan, and Drew review the history of Pulse Magazine's "Ones to Watch" list.
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508 is a show about Worcester. Today's guests are Brendan Melican, Anne Lewenberg, and Rod Witkos. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, we talk with Worcester School Committee candidate Tracy Novick . More show notes , audio version
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audio link , show notes 508 is a show about Worcester. This week, we try and fail to attend Critical Mass.
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week we talk about Worcester World Cup soccer, pit bulls and sharks, business taxes, immigrations, and newspaper paywalls. More notes.
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel includes City Council and Mayoral candidate Kate Toomey, Brendan Melican, and Bruce "Snow Ghost" Russell. More: audio link , show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel is Brendan Melican, civic gadfly Jo Hart, and Mike's sexy body. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike and Brendan make predictions for 2011. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike and Brendan discuss the 2010 election. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel is Joe Scully and Brendan Melican. They are joined by Ian Anderson, Drew Wilson, Jeremy Shulkin, and some Clark University students. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week: an interview with District 4 City Council challenger Sarai Rivera . Show notes .
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, we talk about shopping locally. show notes, audio link
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel is Chris Warren, Jesse Pack, Bruce Russell, and Brendan Melican.
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508 is show about Worcester. This week's panel is Linda Parham and Brendan Melican. Show notes.
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An interview with Worcester City Council candidate Virginia Ryan. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike and Brendan read the papers and cover some of the basics of Worcester's upcoming election, scarcely 3 months away show notes , audio link
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel is Brendan Melican and Tracy Novick. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike and Brendan talk about PILOT and K2. Show notes
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A look back at Occupy Worcester, two years later. Show notes .
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's guests are Julius Jones and Brendan Melican. Show notes.
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This week, Mike and Brendan talk with Julius Jones about the local green economy, the non-sale of the Worcester T&G, and Christmas. video, show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike, Jen, and Brendan talk about CitySquare II, the Artichoke Food Coop, and Google Fiber. show notes , audio
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week, Mike and Brendan talk about pit bulls, Seth Godin, Billy Breault, marijuana, heroin, and the Turtle Boy's creator. Show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel is Brendan Melican and Greg Opperman. We talk about a skull in the woods, barefoot running, an exhibit of Worcester music photos, and the Worcester Tea Party. audio , show notes
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week EPOCA talks about the passage of CORI reform. More notes.
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week we talk about Worcester slogans. show notes , audio version
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A 508 "clip show" about Occupy Worcester, put together for the one-year anniversary. Show notes .
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508 is a show about Worcester. This week's panel is Benito Vega, Gary Rosen, Brendan Melican, and a very special mute guest. Show notes
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