Today’s news and information gleanings from here and there.
Today’s quote … “I never in a million years thought I would be up here on stage appealing for the freedom and safety of American journalists at home.” CNN’s Christiane Amanpour gave a speech on the challenges that journalists face in a Trump era. Scary times, read more here: cnn.com
Today’s second quote … “They made some plays down the field and we didn’t make enough to make McSorley feel uncomfortable.” Wisconsin coach Paul Chryst said in this Big10 Conference Website article.
The cover article in today’s LNP – Always Lancaster’s Living section highlights the Historic Columbia Market House: “Borough Council recently voted to issue more than $9 million in bonds for streetscape and other improvements.” And Cleon Berntheisel says, “And a chunk of that money is going to be allocated to the market house (for interior upgrades).”
- Here’s why every home needs a weather-band radio and needs to be registered to get emergency notification: “Emergency Evacuation Notice Arrived After The Flames For Some In Tennessee.”
- “AlertPA system. Sign up for emergency and weather alerts, health notifications, building alerts and other updates from state and federal agencies. Stay informed, stay safe!
Improbable, yes! Unlikely, yes! Unbelievable, yes!
- In Madison, Wisconsin it reads like this.
- In State College, unbridled joy and a riot – what else is new?
Click here to go to the state’s Website of inspections … and the listing of the violations at each location. The statewide directory lists inspections for all municipalities in York County and Lancaster County.… except those in Columbia – Columbia persists in having its own inspection system with its own forms and inspection items – rather than the one used statewide.
- Cool day in Manheim as thousands of Santas ran through the streets of downtown Manheim with many extra’s along the race route including ice sculptures, festive music, light shows and specatators cheering you on!
- B-I-N-G-O! Yeah, it’s legal in Pennsylvania for some entities: “The General Assembly hereby declares that the playing of games of chance for the purpose of raising funds, by certain nonprofit associations, for the promotion of charitable or civic purposes, is in the public interest.”
- The Lancaster County District Attorney’s page about Small Games of Chance.