today’s news and information gleanings from here and there!
Quote for today… “This page was created as a place to share positive memories of growing up in Columbia and living in the town. It was not created as a forum for complaints, bitterness, anger, or attacks on the town or any person in it.” – The intro line on the wonderful facebook page, You know you’re from Columbia PA if … , created by Melissa Byers.
- Another trusted employee: cop steals from cops – WGAL-TV8
- “A Columbia woman faces hit-and-run charges after rear-ending a police car in Manheim Township and leaving the scene, police said.” – MyColumbiaNews
- As some persons began to use the forum for complaints, bitterness, anger and attacks, a new page has been begun … just for that: “We all know every town has its issues. This is a place for Columbians to air those issues, and, we hope, offer potential solutions.”
- Pennsylvania is losing its appeal because of “structural deficit and weak reserves, as well as relatively slow economic growth that it said is unlikely to keep up with the state’s growing public pension liabilities.“ – York Daily Record