Why the hatred?

As I have noted before, contrary to the false clarions of civility, a casual reading of American history reveals that, with a few national crises exceptions, our politics have always been rancorous, have always been polarizing, have always been personal.


Do you feel that that flood of 2013 had its 'silver linings' for the community?

With its cancellation, will you miss the annual New Year's Day Polar Plunge?

Yes, it was fun
54% (7 votes)
No, it was too cold to jump in anyway
46% (6 votes)
Total votes: 13

Labor Day is the unofficial end of summer. What will you miss about summer?

The warm weather
44% (4 votes)
Summer vacation
0% (0 votes)
Time off from work/school
0% (0 votes)
Nothing. Bring on autumn
56% (5 votes)
Total votes: 9

Are you in favor of EPRD's request to go after a $24 million bond to fund major repairs and enhancements?

60% (6 votes)
40% (4 votes)
Total votes: 10

Are you in favor of the County Commissioners approving the rezoning of property behind Safeway to make room for 70 homes?

77% (61 votes)
23% (18 votes)
Total votes: 79