December 9, 2009 by · Comments Off on Cancellations 

Cancellations:MADISON, Wis. – The forecast of more than a foot of snow across much of Wisconsin including the state capital is leading to a blizzard of government meeting cancelations.

The state Natural Resources Board canceled its Tuesday afternoon meeting to talk about the recently completed gun deer season.

Three Wednesday hearings in the Legislature have also been called off.

The Senate Judiciary Committee, the Assembly Consumer Protection Committee and the Assembly Health and Healthcare Reform Committee all canceled their hearings.

A Department of Revenue town hall meeting on property assessments in Green Bay and a listening session in Beloit by the Office of Justice Assistance to talk about traffic stop data have both been canceled for Wednesday.

School Closings

December 9, 2009 by · Comments Off on School Closings 

School Closings:Eight last week. Nine Monday. Overload?
Alfred E Smith was announced today. And one of the little schools that replaced Monroe. That’s the Bronx, my balliwick. Who else in other boroughs? I dunno.

But nothing on Gotham Schools. Not in the Daily News. Post. Forget the Times. NY1. 880. I give up.

If the evil is repeated enough, will we stop paying attention? That’s what Bloomberg and Klein are hoping for. Let’s make sure they are wrong.