K1UGM Silent Key – Long-time WARA member Jim Morris, K1UGM, has passed away. Among other contributions, Jim donated the equipment for the 64 Echolink. As a tribute, John, K1BOS, who now houses this equipment, arranged a day of silence for the 64 Echolink. Jim’s fascinating story is available at www.scitechantiques.com/resume
Jim was 80 years old when he ran up the repeater site ladder like a kid on a jungle gym and helped resolve a problem with the 64 repeater (from Fall 2008 PHI):
WARA Holiday Dinner – The Waltham ARA Holiday Dinner on December 20th was well attended and lots of fun. The next club meeting will be the regular last-Wednesday meeting on January 31, 2018. Meeting Information
“The Jack and Sal Radio Show” – An artistic 04/64 listener named Ruth (that is all we know about her) has sent us this masterpiece of caricature, and provided this name for the commuting-time discussions on our flagship repeater.
We have the club Yahoo Group, a Facebook page, meetings, and of course communications on our repeaters. Do we want to add a blog here on our web site too? What would we use it for? If interested, enter your opinion on the following content form: http://walthamara.org/contact/contactform-website/