Post & Times | “Data journalism at two elite news outlets lacked transparency: Research” – Journalist’s Resource
Snow likely | “Snow, mainly after 2 pm. High near 37. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible. Tonight: Snow, mainly before 1 am. Low around 30. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.” – National Weather Service
Opinion | “Let’s destroy robocalls” – The New York Times
Starts today | National Consumer Protection Week 2019 – Federal Trade Commission
Medicare for all? | A look at 4 of the different possibilities – FierceHealthCare
Columbia could do this too | “Lancaster Seeks Age-Friendly City Designation” – The Merchandiser
Does it exist? | “The Principled Republican” – An Opinion Column
Ah, the joy of dictatorship | Write ““positive articles and reports about the meeting and about Vietnam.” – The Atlantic
Lancaster County’s (except Columbia’s) inspections for February 28 at Lancaster Online. And a commenter asks, “Why are we not puting (sic) a grade to these restaurants? It’s time!”
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. It is another instance of a purposeful lack of transparency.
Lunacy | “US military to cancel large-scale exercises on Korean peninsula” – Task & Purpose
Make comments | “Your input on the draft Lancaster Active Transportation Plan (ATP) is critical to our success. There’s still time to give feedback — tell us how we can improve the plan! Please take a few minutes to submit your comments! The draft plan public comment period closes on March 22nd.”
- Attend the ATP Open House on March 4, from 5-7 pm, at Lancaster City Hall, 120 N Duke Street, Lancaster, Pa (Enter from Marion Street). More info here.
- Visit http://www.lancasteratp.org/public-input.html and offer your comments via the online mapping tool – Lancaster County Planning Commission
It’s a different time | Indeed it is a different time when “good guys” do dastardly, despicable deeds and the public extols them — even reveres them. An NFL owner seeks cheap thrills and it’s OK with folks in New England. A jeweler in the Lehigh Valley seeks cheap thrills in New Orleans; gets killed and is mourned.
And this is not lunacy? | Off the rails at CPAC – The Atlantic
Relive the lunacy | Among the RWNJs – check the comments.