today’s news and information gleanings from here and there!
Quote for today … “It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.” ~ Rainer Maria Rilke
and why not have an extra day in what’s becoming a really swell winter?
- So today is Leap Day – The Telegraph
Need more? Tulips are pushing through.
- Grave Concern will be holding a quarterly public meeting and program – Wednesday March 16th, 7:00 PM at the Lancaster County Mennonite Historical Society, 2215 Millstream Road – Route 30 East, Lancaster, PA 17602-1499 (717) 393-9745. Program: “Grave Robbing in Early 19th Century Great Britain” – Dr. Erin J. Shelor, Assistant Professor of History at Millersville University will discuss the use of bodies stolen from graves for the study of anatomy. This meeting is free and the public is invited to attend. Grave Concern is an organization dedicated to the preservation and restoration of historical burial places.
This is choice?
- It continues | “56-year-old Franklin County woman has been accused of stealing funds from an area no-kill animal shelter” – Pennlive
- But this comment following the above article is a prudent “vetting” aid: “This is a very evil women who never gets punished for her deeds. Half her nasty deeds are unkown to the police. The ones that are she gets off with a slap on the wrist and goes away smiling. Check her record on ujsportal.pacourts.us.”