Most important, the resulting budget was something that will benefit all citizens of Erie County. It certainly will comfort the county’s property taxpayers, as we delivered a second tax cut in two years. It also provided for slight increases in funding for libraries and cultural institutions, what the county executive likes to call “the People’s Mandates.” But it also provided a half million dollars more for ECC, which I like to refer to as “the People’s College.” This money will aid the college in its twin missions of providing a quality college education to students who might otherwise be unable to afford one and training the workforce of tomorrow.

Folk dance music is traditionally learned by ear. It is difficult to notate all the nuances and subtleties of the tunes. The printed music is only a guide. StoryEdgar and Ulises first met at the local community center when Uliseswassix, determinedly trying to teach himself English from flashcards, and in love with the book: The Lady with the Alligator Purse. They got along so well that, after only a few weeks, a Match Specialist from Catholic Big Brothers Big Sisters offered to match them and the rest ishistory. In the eleven years sincethen, their relationship has grown stronger through 5K races, college applications, community service, and networking events.

Side handle batons (tonfa based batons) are still in use in many jurisdictions and agencies. Modern side handle batons often feature molded side grips, and some are also equipped with a rubberized grip on the short end of the baton. They are generally manufactured with either heavy duty plastic or aircraft grade aluminum..

19. Towson NCAA Semifinalists in 2017, Towson was able to play tremendous team defense late in the year during a five game win streak. The Tigers had a strong sense of self and fully maximized their abilities. The congressman says high energy and health care costs are limiting business expansion and must be addressed. He said that the goal of affordable accessible health care is one that must be reached. Gibson told the business people the state must invest in broadband as a key to bringing the economy back and particularly revitalizing our building and construction industries..

The “Heavy Metal” variety hits five to six feet but only in full sun. “Prairie Sky” is not unalike but turns honey gold in the fall. They pair well. We never expected anything like it. Well done the boys in blue. Now after a few days in camp preparing for our journey on leave, which was a thrill, we could not get home to greet our parents fast enough as some of us had never seen our families for five years or more..