Monthly Archives: May 2011

Memorial Day: Bad Air in Delaware

Today is a "Code Orange" bad air day in Delaware.  This means breathing may not be a good idea  Tuesday and Wednesday are going to be as bad or worse:

"A Code Orange air quality forecast for ozone or particulate matter is a level of pollution that can be unhealthy for sensitive groups, such as young children, the elderly, and those with heart and/or respiratory conditions. Such persons should limit outdoor activities, especially those that require a high level of exertion."

The actual circumstances include high ozone, high particulates, excessive heat, high humidity, and high pollen counts.  All of these, individually, put stresses on the human body.  Combine them with unaccustomed exertion and fumes from cooking fires and meat grilling, and you can be in trouble.  Take care.

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"Tea Party" documentary shown in Bethany Beach May 20th

Like it or not, the "Tea Party" movement is a powerful force in US politics.  So it behooves us to get up to speed about what the "Tea Party" is really about.

Here’s an announcement from the League of Women Voters of Delaware:

Please join us on

May 20, 2011 at 3:00 p.m.

South Coastal Library

Bethany Beach

The story of the U.S. Tea Party movement over its first year

Riveting! Revealing!

sponsored by the

League of Women Voters of Delaware

Please bring a lidded libation of your choice  Popcorn will be supplied

R.s.v.p. to Martha Keller or Barbara Mullin

The Tea Party A Grass-Roots Organization

A film by the Australian Producer Taki Oldham