"My Town and Yours" Thoughts and Observations of Mark Lange
Bring It On
by Mark Lange,posted Jan 12 2012 4:37AM
For the last couple of days the gas stations, grocery and drug stores all had a more focused customer base as we have waited for what should be by all accounts - including ours - the first real Winter storm of the 2011-2012 season. With all the effort to create a "shop local" mentality I wonder if one extra snow storm - or the threat of one per month each season would go a lot further to get us to consider what services and products we have right here in town... I also wonder why it seems that all our curbs are broken, missing, or paved right up to the last half inch, but that's for another day. Right now I've got to run out to Jay-C for one more thing. There aren't any Ding Dongs in the house and what if we're snowed in...