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Facebook first: When did this happen?

April 30, 2016 If my clothes catch fire at an early summer barbecue, I promise I will “stop, drop and roll” — but first, let me take a selfi. more »»

 
 
 
Entertainment for feeble minds

April 22, 2016 Jonas Yoder was my junior high geography teacher at Derry Township High School and Burnham-Derry High School (which were sandwiched between Yeagertown High School and Chief Logan High School, but al... more »»

You know you’re getting older: Finis

April 16, 2016 Hadn’t really planned another “Getting Older’’ column, but when friend Jim Marker supplied me with his list at church, I knew I had to give it one last try. more »»

Attending an armchair conference

April 16, 2016 I guess you can teach an old dog new tricks! I had a brand new experience this week that certainly changed my perspective about professional conferences. more »»

Cast ballot for manufacturing

April 14, 2016 Voters are going to the polls this year with economic worries uppermost in their minds. Although the “headline” unemployment rate has fallen to . more »»

Happy anniversary/celebrate National Library Week

April 9, 2016 One year ago, this column started with: “This is National Library Week, a time for recognizing the important role that libraries play in their communities. more »»

What ever happened to ‘yes’?

April 9, 2016 Last Friday evening, I was watching one of my favorite game shows on TV, “Wheel of Fortune” (my other favorite is its companion, “Jeopardy!”). more »»

The front of the line

April 2, 2016 Did you ever wish you could cut in on a big, long line? Or, jump to the head of the line? If you are a Disney goer, you can sort of do this with a Fast Pass, even though it may take several hours. more »»

You know you’re getting older, part 2

April 1, 2016 I had been thinking (you do that when you’re getting older) about doing another You Know You’re Getting Older column — just toying with the idea. more »»

House Bill 1013 would infringe upon the public’s right to know

March 22, 2016 The Pa. Senate Veteran's Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee is scheduled to hold a voting meeting on House Bill 1310 today at 9:30 a.m. House Bill 1310, authored by Rep. more »»

An amazing thing

March 19, 2016 Read (r?d) v. 1. the act of decoding and encoding symbols. . more »»

You know you’re getting older...

March 18, 2016 Admit it. You’ve browsed through those “getting older” greeting cards and chuckled. You may well have purchased one — or even received on. more »»

An open letter to Gov. Tom Wolf

March 17, 2016 Dear Governor Wolf, I was sitting around a bonfire roasting hot dogs with a group of youth when someone asked the dreaded question: “What’s in these?” As a camp counselor for children ages 7-18, I... more »»

Wolf’s proposed budget aims to close 160 brick-and-mortar charter schools

March 16, 2016 Supporters of public school choice next year will celebrate the 20th anniversary of Pennsylvania’s Charter School Law. more »»

A funny thing happened in the toothpaste aisle

March 5, 2016 When I worked at the state library agency in Georgia, I traveled throughout the state consulting with library directors, Boards of Trustees, Friends groups and library staff. more »»

No habla español

February 27, 2016 There I was, waiting for the elevator to take me down to the staff room to heat my lunch when I overheard (no, I wasn’t eavesdropping) one customer say to another, “I don’t know why the library... more »»

Gov. Wolf has not considered commonsense budget solutions

February 20, 2016 Last week, Governor Wolf claimed that the current $. more »»

My feet hurt and gamma rays

February 20, 2016 Just a few minutes ago my computer dinged, indicating I had a new electronic mail message. more »»

Who shovels what, when?

February 13, 2016 Yes ma’am, I know there are no parking spaces. It’s because of the snow ... Yes, our sidewalks are icy. more »»

A day in the life ...

February 6, 2016 I was really eager about coming to work. I checked my calendar and had only one meeting scheduled for the day. more »»

Kids don’t care how Barbie looks

February 5, 2016 A 5-foot, 9-inch blonde-haired, blue-eyed woman, the queen of Arendelle and a 3-foot-tall pink-haired girl walk into a house. more »»

 
 
 

 

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