Tuesday Apr 15
The Citizens' Voice
Lockdown at Lake-Lehman High School sparks concern over notification policy
There is no set timeline for notifying parents in the event of a school lockdown, like one that took place last Monday, because it's important to get the story straight first, Lake-Lehman district officials say.
Villainizing the Koch brothers
Back in the late '70s, Alan Baron, a liberal, labor union-loving McGovernite; Ken Bode, then of the New Republic; and I hosted a biweekly poker game that regularly included three Republicans, three Democrats and one journalist.
Pat McGovern, founder of Digital Arts' parent IDG, has died at 76
Digital Arts ' parent company IDG has announced with great sadness that its founder and chairman, Patrick J McGovern , died yesterday at Stanford Hospital in Palo Alto, California.
The Bennington Banner
Mass. moves to head off food stamps cuts
Massachusetts joined several other states Tuesday in moving to preserve food assistance benefits for households that would otherwise be reduced under a recently approved federal farm bill.
Grog recipe shows 'innovative flair for using available natural products'
It might seem that archaeologists and brewers make strange bedfellows, but such a combination was ideal recently when experts unearthed a Roman wine strainer containing remnants of grog buried in a grave in Denmark.