Quote for today… “”Our projected budget deficits are not ‘manageable’ without significant changes in ‘status quo’ programs, policies, processes and operations … We cannot simply grow our way out of this problem.” – David Walker, Comptroller General of the General Accounting Office, September, 2003.
- Strube’s stink bug traps article is page one in the Lancaster Intelligencer Journal/New Era today. Visit the Strube Website to find out more about this passionate local entrepreneur, Andy Strube.
- Road trip, continued. Writing from Gallup, NM today. From the very hot Oklahoma to an almost chilly, rainy 61 degrees last night is a delight. New Mexico offers an astounding array of scenery; there’s a new vista around Read the rest of this entry »
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“Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens) has often been quoted as saying: “Everybody talks about the weather but nobody does anything about it.” Although it appears his collaborator on The Gilded Age, Charles Dudley Warner, actually wrote the statement.” (SOURCE: http://www.islandnet.com/~see/weather/arts/twain2.htm)
The Route 441 “project” continues to be another much-talked-about matter …. by citizens … at council meetings … and on the Borough’s Website where there is a link stating “New Alternative on SR 441 Relocation.” As you open the file, you will see it is the July 2009 presentation; still, may be worth your time to read because it is one of the few “black and white documents” we have been able to surface. While there is discussion at council meetings; it’s cumbersome to find any documentation of the conversations in minutes of these meetings.
We lean towards the movie mogul quote, “An Read the rest of this entry »
You may have seen this one before; after the last week’s antics in DC, it seems timely right now to watch it again.