Monthly Archives: November 2007

AS YOU PREPARE FOR THANKSGIVING…..

Thanksgivings Day is the day we set aside to remember God and give thanks to Him.  Although this is His day and made possible only because of Him, there are those who have sacrificed on our behalf we must not forget.   Teri’s Tyrades … Continue reading

Posted in culture

Dominion Virginia Power’s New Playground

Last week, Barbara Kessinger, organizer of the Mid-Atlantic Concerned Citizens Energy Coalition (MACCEC), wrote a guest column for Gainesville Times (here). Kessinger explained how Dominion Virginia Power’s two-track strategy to get permission to build the Meadow Brook to Loudoun 500 … Continue reading

Posted in Environment, infrastructure

SPEAKER BILL HOWELL REELECTED

In spite of the best efforts of some conservatives, the GOP caucus in the Virginia House of Delegates reelected the same fail leadership team.  Here and here are some reports.

Posted in Republican Party

ALERT! Deferral of Silver Lake Decision

Here is an announcement (email I just received) from the Bull Run Mountains Conservancy‘s Executive Director, Michael J. Kieffer. The Prince William County Board of Supervisors has decided to defer action on the Silver Lake proposals pending finalization of the … Continue reading

Posted in Environment, Recreation

MATH INVESTIGATIONS — IS THIS FOR REAL?

It would seem that Investigations Math or Math Investigations is becoming standard fair in Prince William County Schools. What is Math Investigations? I am not exactly sure. Since I am from the generation that confronted “new math”, and I had … Continue reading

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