Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

The Spring City Chronicle is reporting that the scope of public comments may be drastically curtailed: I got wind that Alderwoman Joan Francouer wants to propose that public comment at Common Council Meetings be restricted to items appearing on the agenda. I would encourage others on the Common Council vote this proposal down. Such a […]

Open your ears; for which of you will stop The vent of hearing when loud Rumour speaks? Henry IV, Part 2 I don’t know where the rumor began, but there is no change in the employment status of Carol Capes at City Hall. I’m sure the commenter at the Spring City Chronicle that said she […]

While it’s tempting to stand athwart a pipeline and yell “stop!” (to steal a phrase), there is also a maxim that missed: “Where there is no alternative there is no…” Problem. Mayor Jeff Scrima has continued to stand athwart building a pipeline to Lake Michigan out of an inordinate fear that someday Milwaukee will contaminate […]

Because voting against The One’s health care plan is blasphemy. (thks: Spring City Chronicle) Print this entry

Apparently such pearls of wisdom are not so easily contained. Print this entry

Our old friend Huckleberry sends us this note: Dateline: Yuma, AZ “A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 20, at the corner of 11th Street and Madison Avenue. Mayor Larry Nelson, councilmembers Paul Johnson and Ema Lea Shoop, and City Administrator Mark Watson will be in attendance along with some of […]

This morning there was no Sunday morning poetry. No Sunday NFL predictions with references to past glory years. No one-line commentary on what someone wrote the day before. No summary of the Waukesha Freeman. No Bonehead of the Day. No picture of the mayor at yet another ribbon cutting. No Allison Bussler reference. The Spring […]

“This country is doomed.” Spring City Chronicle “You can have the IQ of a turnip and still get elected to city office if you know how to campaign right.” –Waukesha Alderman Emanuele Vitale, hopefully not speaking from personal experience. “The highly-coveted Nancy Nusbaum endorsement has been claimed by Lt. Governor Barbara Lawton.” – Kevin Binversie […]

The Spring City Chronicle knows why. Print this entry

As an aside, I was just thinking the on my walks the last couple of days that I was a lot happier before I started seeing a doctor regularly again. – Huckleberry Dumbell, Spring City Chronicle Print this entry