Category: Government

WSSD School Board Notes Feb 8th

The school board meeting this week had two major topics – the elementary school re-opening plan and the preliminary 2021-2022 budget. I have not finished listening to the called in comments the board read until after midnight last night – the meeting is over 5 hours long. General […]

Vaccinations in DelCo

Delaware County seems to be maintaining a list of places offering vaccinations here. Only group 1A is being vaccinated now, but this gives you multiple places to try. h/t to state rep Jenn O’Mara for tweeting this. The number of vaccines is pretty low. According to an email […]

WSSD School Board Meeting Notes Jan 25

The meeting video is available on Youtube here and the meeting agenda is available in the usual place on the school website. Tickets are (or will soon) be available for SRS and WES bingo nights NPE students in grades 3-5 have opportunities to participate in virtual clubs (3-5, […]

WSSD Board Meeting, Jan 11th, 2020

The school board meeting this week covered two focus topics – changing the high school schedule for the period starting Jan 25 and a first draft of the 2021-2022 school calendar. The full video is available on Youtube here. The student representative covered upcoming MLK Day related service […]

Delaware County pays ransom

The report posted today by the county is a reminder that many are intent on attacking our government. On Sept. 10th the county government was subject to a phishing attack. Between Sept. 10th and Nov. 21st the attacker secured additional information and eventually launched a full-scale ransomware attack […]

How to get rid of everything

With the holidays, we usually end up with more material goods. But logically, that means something has to make way for the new. So how do you get rid of the old? One caveat, some of these programs have been curtailed by the pandemic. But they’ll all likely […]