Area high school students will put their knowledge of tractors to the test as they compete in the 15th annual FFA District I Tractor Troubleshooting Contest 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday in Owens College's Transportation Technologies Center on the Toledo-area Campus in Perrysburg Township.
The Toledo Public School's Board of Education decided in executive session tonight to interview all 14 candidates on March 5, 2008 at 5:30PM. Each candidate will present a two minute introduction and then answer four questions, one from each board member. Each candidate will be allotted 15 minutes. That will take almost four hours.
From the Wall Street Journal:
I like this proposal - parents should be held accountable for their kids' behavior .
Does anyone else want to go to any of these forums?
Toledo's short-lived proposal for a parental responsibility ordinance has been reappearing at public meetings sponsored by the Board of Community Relations.
Barack Obama claims to be a candiadate that crosses the boundaries of race.
There is not a black America and a white America and latino America and asian America - there’s the United States of America.
But. let's take a closer look at his endorser's.
This just in from the federal government's new SMS alert system. The Department of Homeland Security has raised the hot cocoa alert for the area to "Elevated." This means there is significant risk that in the next 24 hrs you will need to snuggle up with someone and drink some hot cocoa.
Incase you have not stopped by recently, check out the SwampFeeds (click on the link above). I upgraded the functionality and made it crawl at a better pace (it was way too fast before), plus added some cool features and gadgets. If you have any comments, see any issues, make a note at:
Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama yesterday told The Blade’s editorial board that people are ready for the kind of “call to action” that he has been advocating in rallies and speeches during his 13-month campaign.
If you did not hear, WSPD issued the 3/4% tax challenge.
"Today WSPD announced the temporary payroll tax challenge to the Mayor and City Council. It's really very simple. Tell the citizens of Toledo the amount of revenue the city receives, the amount of essential city services, and the difference between the two.
president in 2000 and 2004, said he's going to make another bid for the
White House this year.
NBC's "Meet the Press." He said felt a duty to enter the race because
At TPSINFO.COM we have the resumes of applicants for Toledo Board of Education. We believe one candidate should be excluded due to a conflict of interest issue - Angelita Cruz Bridges who is Director of Operations/General Counsel for the Lucas County Auditor
Lucas County Commissioner Ben Konop will hold a
town-hall meeting tonight in the wake of several recent high-profile
business closings in downtown Toledo.
The meeting, aimed primarily at downtown business owners, will be at 7 p.m. at Eddy B's Restaurant, 405 Madison Ave.
Nearly a third of the uniformed people who patrol
the streets of Toledo, investigate murders, pick up trash, and put out
fires could be off the job if the 0.75 percent income tax on the ballot
next week is ultimately defeated, city leaders have warned.
An article in the SF Chronicle...
The events of the last decade have changed our American way of life. But have things gone too far?
Tips to School Security for Toledo Public Schools
There was once a time when smoking in the boy's room was the infraction of the day. Those days are over...in today's public school, officials must deal with violence, sexual harassment, statutory rape, drugs, weapons, gangs, bombs, shootings, computer hacking, theft, irate disgruntled parents and domestic violence.
can someone explain to me why we have super delegates, and why can't we just go by what the voters say? i get irritated hearing about who the super delegates are, and who they are supporting, especially the ones that have pledged before the voters have decided. aren't they supposed to vote based off of what they voters say, not who they want?