July 3, 2000
Sneaking in a smarter summer
|Are your kids looking forward to summer vacation? Great! But don't toss out those books and pencils yet--"summer fun" doesn't have to mean "dumber fun!" Exercising kids' brain muscles all summer brings big benefits in the fall.|
To the people of the Snoqualmie Valley...
|Just one month ago now, a fire claimed most of our home east of Duvall. Initially, our family of six was stunned and in shock.|
Putting good tax money into outmoded transit makes no sense
|I wonder about the bullheadedness of those elected and supposed to represent those of us who reluctantly elected or appointed them. I speak of the so-called Light Rail Transit mode of transit.|
Writer is trying to protect her home value
|Since submitting my last letter to the editor, I have gotten a few answers to my concerns. However, the answers did not come from the City of Duvall Public Works Department, but from Neal Coy, Site Representative, Miller's Homestead.|
Go away, geese
|To the geese at Cottage Lake Park, I say, "Go, go, go. Get away from the park."|
What are your children watching?
|Media violence is especially damaging to young children under the age of 8 because they cannot tell the difference between reality and fantasy as well as you and I.|
One person can make a difference
|I have recently volunteered at the Sarvey Wildlife Center and I can say that there has been a significant amount of birds that come in due to what I think is the destruction of their habitat.|
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