Who has tar and feathers?
Channel13 ABC News announced that the city deficit is now 27 million, almost 50% higher than first stated City council has called an emergency meeting for Tuesday March 24 to discuss the troubled budget
Last week, Mayor Carty Finkbinder stated that 75 policemen would be laid off, however, Councilman George Sarantou stated that the city may have to lay off as many as 100 policemen because of the deficit Furthernore, Michael Sobczak added that services may be cut and raises in taxes is possible.
Apparently Job Stainbrook can now add journalist to his ever-growing list of accomplishments, according to his interview with Andrew Z in the Talk Back segment of Fox Toledo News.
Unions Are Annoying On All Levels
By now its no secret Jon Satinbrook worked for John Kerry according to the Blade, and his hottie Megan Gallagher worked for Democrats Ben Konop and Jack Ford.
I was interested in the info that Pink Slip provided regarding McCain's Wall St. Lobbyists so I went and dug up a website which lists the details on each candidate and their lobbyists, fund raisers, donors, and something I hadn't heard of before - Bundlers.
$80,000 To Renovate Erie Street Market -Now in the hole and possibly more than concerts stolen from Headliners
When I turned my cell phone on this morning a familiar buzz told me I had a text message. It was from Nick from the WSPD newsroom telling me that the ESM cost for renovation would be at least $80,000!! WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON, WHERE IS COUNCIL?
Fred and Meghan were the only radio people at the board meeting this morning , and also at the presentation by the airport which followed it. We have audio and commentary during WSPD newscasts this afternoon and will discuss it tomorrow morning of Fred LeFebvre and The Morning News beginning at 5:30a on 1370 WSPD.
Some people talk to the people who were there, WE WERE THERE.
Have you ever wondered why people do the things they do? Whatever happened to innocent until
proven guilty? I have a situation that I believe should be brought to the publics attention,
Lucas County Children Services was contacted in Feb 2008 and allegations were brought
against myself and my fiance for so called child abuse and neglect. My fiance took her
Tonight I did something outside my regular routine; I watched commercial TV. Law & Order, SVU with Ice T and a host of others, including special guest star Robin Williams, who plays a Hannibal Lecter type and escapes at the end. What piqued my interest happened in the first 8 minutes.
Female Detective, speaking about a school bully: "He was a real sadist"
Attorney General Mukasey says something that may be regarded today as a crime cannot be investigated because at the time it was committed, the Justice Department did not consider it to be a crime.
Police Chief Navarre admits failure of his/Finbeiner's plan to plaster the sides of Patrol Cars with business advertising.
"Toledo Police Chief Mike Navarre thought it was the ideal situation.
But very few businesses liked the idea and even fewer agreed to participate.
A Leverette Junior High School campus protection officer was arrested this afternoon for sexually assaulting a 14-year-old female student, authorities said. Harry Weatherholt, 51, whose address was unavailable, was charged with one count of sexual battery, said Toledo Sgt. Sam Harris, of the special victims unit.
This Blows! And I suppose that Carty will blame someone else. Toledo just got bent over and screwed. Not to worry though, just like a "john", we paid for it and will continue to pay for it for decades to come.
NO LOTTERY AT OLD WEST END ACADEMY: SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATE TED JOBE STATES THAT STUDENTS ARE HAND PICKED BY THE PRINCIPAL
At the Toledo Free Press Debate held yesterday evening at the McMaster Center in the Downtown T-LCPL, School Board Candidate Ted Jobe confirmed what we have suspected for a long time. He stated that students at Old West End Academy are handpicked by the principal and if the principal feels that the parent will not be an asset to the school the child is sent packing.
I have seen quite a few advertisements in the last month from Lucas County Children's Services seeking Foster and Adoptive parents.
No doubt coming soon to a state you choose to reside in:
Woman banned from smoking in own garden
The Local ^ | 23rd August 2007 | Paul O'Mahony
Add El Cajon, CA (just east of San Diego) to Calabasas and Belmont.
On July 24 El Cajon presented a smoking ordinance lifted verbatim from the Calabasas Municipal Code. Smoking is banned in ALL places, indoors and outdoors, open to the public, including sidewalks, streets and parking lots, plus too much else to list here.
They never stop.
"New Jersey lawmakers today will look to stomp out smokers lighting up in cars with minors, as they take up a bill aimed at protecting youth from secondhand smoke by banning the practice and levying $100 fines."