In reality, most Americans have no idea how fortunate we are.
That was good news. It made a difference to our local economy. And we hope to see it repeated this year.
Grass surface presents a danger to athletes during rainy weather
It is a different story here in Washington, where a voter-approved charter school law is being blocked.
Now the Glockenspiel has some real competition. It is BMW World, a mammoth, ultramodern, high tech new car showroom adjacent to the 1972 Olympic Stadium.
From campaigns, ideas emerge. Even candidates that do not win contribute suggestions and ideas for improving how our tax dollars are spent, how public services can be better administered, how we can improve the quality of life in our communities.
It’s often difficult to “connect the dots,” to show people how the global marketplace affects their daily lives. But plunging gasoline prices are giving Americans a first-hand lesson in the law of supply and demand.
There’s just one other thing left that we need to do — take down campaign signs.