18 September 2019

When Should Blue Ridge Classes Begin?

Blue Ridge classes began this year on August 26th, a Monday. It's too late to change that, but some parents and teachers would like a different opening schedule for next year. They say that the children – especially the "littles," the elementary pupils – were exhausted by the "physical, mental and emotional" impact of the first week of 5 full days following summer recess. At the meeting on September 9th, one parent of a 2nd grader asked the school board to consider a "3, 4, 5" schedule for the beginning of the 2020-2021 school year.

18 September 2019

Susquehanna Provides Park Update

Susquehanna Council President Roy Williams stated all contracts are signed for Ira Reynolds Riverfront Park to move forward with the project at Council's meeting held on September 11th. He said the project has taken a long time and has been an exhausting process for the people involved.

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