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Attacking Taylor Kish’s behavior, spewing mockery and name calling embarrasses yourself

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 03:31
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:22:36 -0500 From: cryptik Subject: Re: Talking back to “Taylor Kish” Brad Page said: “Ms/Mr. Kish’s tone certainly ememplifies hate group jingoism, seeking to stir emotions rather than reasonable discourse.” And yet…here you are, stirred by Kish’s post into what you’d certainly call “reasonable discourse.” It’s also a nice job […]

Why should Chatham County spend any money on a committee on Climate Change?

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 21:37
——————–  11  ——————– Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:35:53 -0500 From: chathammatters Subject: The Science behind Global Warming, and should Chatham County have a Climate Change Committee? In 1543 Nicolaus Copernicus published his book De revolutionibus orbium coelestium (On the Revolutions of the Celestial Spheres), which formulated a model of the universe that placed the […]

This Week at Chatham County Libraries

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 21:33
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:19:17 +0000 From: Susan Clayton Subject: This Week at Chatham County Libraries Did you know the Chatham Community Library has a really neat pop-up book display in the lobby case? It is on loan to us for the month of February! Come check it out. Tuesday, February 21 10am   […]

Willow Oak Montessori Foundation is hosting it’s first 5K on Saturday, April 29

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 19:30
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:12:01 -0500 From: Willow Oak Montessori Subject: 5K to support Montessori Education in Chatham Calling all Runners/Walkers, The Willow Oak Montessori Foundation is hosting it’s first 5K to support the creation of a permanent campus for Chatham County’s only Montessori schools. Join us on Saturday, April 29th at 9am for […]

Are you interested in becoming a 4-H sewing volunteer?

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 19:15
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:11:21 +0000 From: Ginger Cunningham Subject: Interested in Becoming a 4-H Sewing Volunteer? Are you someone who might be interested in sharing your sewing skills with local young people?  Do you enjoy mentoring youth, increasing your existing sewing skillset, and working in collaboration with other enthusiastic volunteers to make a […]

Had pleasure of dealing with J & W Auto Shop on 15/501 and am so pleased

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 19:09
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:42:41 -0500 From: Lmj Subject: car repairs In need of car repairs. I have had the pleasure of dealing with J & W Auto Shop on 15/501 and am so pleased.  They are honest and do absolutely great work.  So very glad they are here in Pittsboro. Lisa Janson

Let’s get Chatham Country Crones to come together to meet and talk about………. stuff

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 18:53
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:29:20 -0500 From: Monnda Welch <*protected email*> Subject: Meeting of Crones Hi all. So, there are Chatham Country Crones who come together to meet and talk about………. stuff. If you are a Crone, and would like to come sit in on our little group, please contact me. And you folks […]

Life is full of surprises

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 04:22
Date: Sat, 18 Feb 2017 12:10:55 -0500 From: Carol Hay Subject: Life is full of surprises I agree with Taylor Kish. There are NO farmers or others with real world experience successfully managing natural resources. I don’t know whether the farmer exists who has time to devote to an advisory committee, but it would be […]

What needs to be done is to PUP, prevent unintended pregnancies

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 04:12
Date: Sat, 18 Feb 2017 12:09:55 -0500 From: “John R Dykers” Subject: Taylor Kish post re BOC “climate change advisory committee” “Man-made climate change” is a religious zealotry of the most destructive kind and yet, our BOC uses this hoax as a way to limit, restrict, and punish economic interests essential to the economic prosperity […]

I saw this moth . . .

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 20:48
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:06:00 -0500 From: “N.A. Booko” Subject: I saw this moth . . . Late yesterday afternoon, I noticed a grey moth near the little plug-in nightlight at the kitchen sink. Just sitting there, on the switch plate. Don’t see many moths this time  of year.  Three mins later, I saw […]

Picking fresh bananas in Chatham County

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 19:11
Date: Mon, 17 Oct 2016 11:23:12 -0400 From: “N.A. Booko” Subject: Picking fresh banana in Chatham County . . . I planted my two banana trees today. Sufficient fertilizer and  plenty of water to get them off to a good start. How can I not have a bumper crop next season? After all, I am […]

“Tick Talks” to educate about ticks

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 18:07
Date: Thu, 16 Feb 2017 04:20:39 +0000 From: Jennifer Platt Subject: Tick Talks Hi, as part of our education mission we offer “Tick Talks” to educate about ticks, the illnesses they carry, and protecting yourself and loved ones from exposure. Talks last 20-30 minutes plus time for Q&A. We’ll present informative, gross, and fearsome facts […]

Skunk cleaning: One and done

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 17:06
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:44:25 -0500 From: “Don Wollum” Subject: skunk cleaning one and done Skunks are very active in in the night and pre-dawn hours February selecting territories and partners. Pets can get curious, and get sprayed, and cars and areas around the home can get the odor too. This recipe works generally […]

Chatham Sheriff Mike Roberson to speak at Southeast Chatham Citizens Advisory Council meeting on Feb

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 16:33
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:08:40 -0500 From: Mldy746 Subject: Southeast Chatham Citizens Advisory Council Southeast Chatham Citizens Advisory Council will host it’s monthly meeting February 21, 2017 7:00 P.M. Moncure Fire  Department 2389 Old U S 1 Moncure, NC 28551 Guest Speaker will be Chatham County Sheriff Mike Roberson Please Join us!

CARE would love to partner with you to present a topic from our Pet Responsibility Education Program

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 16:01
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:12:08 -0500 From: hbandpj Subject: CARE Workshops CARE Workshops Looking for a topic for one of your organization’s meetings? Chatham Animal Rescue & Education, Inc. (CARE) would love to partner with you to present a topic from our Pet Responsibility Education Program (PREP). Our volunteers are prepared to speak on […]

Join Grand Trees of Chatham for a winter tree hike on Sunday, February 26 at 1 pm

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 15:16
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2017 10:28:28 -0500 (GMT-05:00) From: Margaret Tiano Subject: Winter Tree Hike at White Pines (2/26) 1 PM Join Grand Trees of Chatham for a winter tree hike on Sunday, February 26th at 1:00 pm.  The hike will be at the Triangle Land Conservancy’s White Pines Nature Preserve located at the confluence […]

Sprott Youth Center Luncheon on February 19 12-1 pm

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 14:35
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:09:37 +0000 From: Marlene Hontz Subject: Sprott Youth Center Feb 19 Luncheon 12:00-1:00 By popular request, we are having another Sunday luncheon at Sprott Youth Center! Date: Sunday, February 19, 2017 Time: 12:00-1:30 PM Place: 80 Sprott Center Dr, Moncure Menu: –   Fresh green salad with choice of ranch […]

Calling All Chatham Democrats

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 22:32
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2017 20:35:47 -0500 From: Erika Lindemann Subject: Calling All Democrats! Are you energized by the daily news and want to fight for what you believe in? The Chatham County Democratic Party is the place where you can engage and impact local, state, and national government. Begin at your precinct meeting—the grassroots […]

You are invited to attend Ribbon Cutting for Enchanting Smiles Family Dentistry on February 24

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 21:22
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:46:22 -0500 From: “Cindy Poindexter” Subject: You are invited to attend – Ribbon Cutting for Enchanting Smiles Family Dentistry The Chatham Chamber of Commerce invites the public to join them as they celebrate the business opening of Enchanting Smiles Family Dentistry, located at 360 West Street, Suite 100, Pittsboro.  A […]

Registration for East Chatham Baseball’s 2017 Spring season is open for 8U, 10U & 12U

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 20:20
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:45:18 -0500 From: “Dan & Larisa Spillman” Subject: ECB Spring Baseball Info Registration for East Chatham Baseball’s 2017 Spring season is open and player evaluations for 8U, 10U and 12U are this weekend. There is still time to register at https://clubs.bluesombrero.com/Default.aspx?tabid=169464&isLogin=True. There is also a signup button on our Facebook […]