Today’s news and information gleanings from here and there.
Today’s quote … “Can’t say I understand how relocating an existing institution offsets job loss unless the move is associated with additional hires. Any confirmation of this?” – Commenter questioning BB&T’s “blood money gift” (“BB&T took the money from its $10 million Economic Growth Fund, created in 2015 to offset the loss of 89 jobs in Lititz triggered by its takeover of Susquehanna Bancshares.” – Lancaster Online
- Borough transluscency … There’s a page at the Borough’s Website for LEGAL ADVERTISEMENTS. One might think that those “expensive notices” that are required to be published would appear at the Borough’s Website – for FREE. Nope, this notice about the regular meeting of the newly defined Market House Advisory Committee will now meet regularly pm the “3rd Thursday of each month immediately following the 6:00pm Community Development Meeting beginning on October 20, 2016,” is in the publication of general circulation but not at the Borough’s Website page. – Lancaster Online
- Oh, yeah … this’ll end well. When the candidates for the #1 & #2 slots in the Presidential campaign can’ t agree on the election outcome, sure it will. Pence, you’re teamed with the wrong pony. – BBC News
It’s almost over – only 21 days until the insanity is over … or begins!
- This ought to scare everyone | “Why U.S. press freedom may not survive 2016” – Philly.com
- More indicators show up about this candidate’s trust factor! Obsfucation, distortion and avoidance of truth! | “Speech transcripts show Clinton avoided blaming Wall Street” and “Emails show Clinton’s response to LGBT backlash.” – Philly.com