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unbelievable – just unbelievable

In Opinions on February 28, 2015 at 12:27 pm

We nearly choked as we read this piece that says that $antorum wants troops on the ground to fight ISIS.

did not serve

Yet another jingoistic right-wing nut case idea from someone wanting to send US men and women into a situation that’s not ours!

Oh, yeah, and this is yet another non-warrior, someone who did not serve in the United States military.


today’s news – part 2 … Saturday, February 28, 2015

In Everyday Living, In Columbia, Opinions, People, Treasures, Uncategorized on February 28, 2015 at 7:44 am

today’s news and information gleanings from here and there!

Quote for today… “March is a month of considerable frustration – it is so near spring and yet across a great deal of the country the weather is still so violent and changeable that outdoor activity in our yards seems light years away.” - Thalassa Cruso – but can it be worse than February?

Columbia aglow!

open houseLast night was the grand opening of the Creative Center for the Creative Arts building at 224 Locust Street. The event drew a huge crowd of well-wishers on this FIRST FRIDAY in Columbia.

  • An acquaintance at the event introduced us to the one of the folks responsible for some of the “behind the scenes” work of the structure. Dave Boyd, is the owner of DB HVAC – the company that was contracted to do the heating, ventilation and air conditioning work on the structure.


  • Mr. Spock is gone – People magazine
  • Good pictures of last night’s game in today’s LNP – Always Lancaster and Lancaster OnLine

central pa rest inspectClick on the graphic above multiple county food serving establishments inspections (including Lancaster, except Columbia, of course)PennLive


today’s news … Saturday, February 28, 2015

In Uncategorized on February 28, 2015 at 6:45 am

today’s news and information gleanings from here and there!

Quote for today… “If there’s one cultural quality we have, it’s that we always see ourselves as an underdog.” - Bill Gates

underdogIt’s been a great week for underdogs! A “magical district run” by Columbia’s Boys’ Basketball team, a win for citizens and a win for Columbia’s future.

tide fansColumbia fans cheer on their team during the District 3-AA championship game against Trinity at the Giant Center, Feb. 27, 2015. James Robinson, PennLive.com

underdog traitsThe traits of underdogs – 10 things winning underdogs can teach us about successIT Managers Inbox

  • Throngs of residents, out-of-town visitors and guests attended the grand opening of the Susquehanna Center for the Creative Arts building last evening. The structure at 227 Locust Street is an excellent example of private entrepreneurial economic development. Don and Becky Murphy, the principals of Cimarron Investments, LLC are setting the example for the private “economic development” that will restore Columbia.


scca new digs



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