"Seven positios are upfor the taking on the Racine Common Council in the spring election on April 5, but only five people have submitted campaign registration papers.
"The even numbered seats will be on the ballot, which are currently held by:
Mollie Jones, 2nd District Alderman
Jim Kaplan, 4th District Alderman,
Sandy Weidner, 6th District Alderman
Q.A. Shakoor, 8th District Alderman
Dennis Wiser, 10th District Alderman
Henry Perez, 12th District Alderman
Ronald Hart, 14th District Alderman
"All of the incumbents, except Jones, Kaplan and Wiser returned their
campaign registration papers. Political newcomer Jen Adamski-Torres also
returned her campaign registration papers. The filing deadline to
return the campaign registration papers is 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 5 to
file them. "The Common Council positions pay $6,900 per year."
Season's Greetings, my dear, darling elves. How are you? I hope that you all had a good Thanksgiving. I'm glad it didn't snow. Our temps have been seasonal. That blockbuster snowstorm was a pain in the tutu, but otherwise I guess we're doing OK. "They" say there may be a dusting of snow on the ground when you read this. Or maybe 12 inches of heavy, wet snow. Or the Second Coming. It doesn't matter what you predict as a meteorologist. Really, it doesn't matter. I think they vie for the most absurd prediction.
As for our most vaunted Green Bay Packers, I think they ate too much turkey and let the Chicago Bears beat them. C'mon boys, we're used to being near the top of the heap, not the middle. Their next match-up is at the Detroit Lions on Thursday, December 3rd, tomorrow night, at 7:25 PM. Make them pay, boys, for your recent losses.
Here are the latest standings from the Irregular Football League:
The Mighty Bears are at the top of the Irregulars' heap. Congratulations. The Orbliterators, meanwhile, are carp food. Oh dear! Did Ms. THB and Ms. OKIE have a bet on the real game? Did Ms. kk watch one of her favorites, Brett Favre, during his number (4) retirement on Thanksgiving? Old Bart Starr was there, but he's the Packer's hero of my generation. "The 81-year-old Starr is recovering from two strokes and a heart attack." JSOnline. Christ, I'm surprised he's still upright. Then again, quarterbacks usually don't suffer injuries like linemen.
We've started decorating at our house. Everyone pitches in. We usually select one day when we're going to get a tree After the tree is up and lit, we spend the rest of the day decorating it. After that, everyone puts up some decorations. Before long, it looks like Christmas here.
As for the outdoor lights, I'd just as soon that they don't get put up. Señor Zanza and Junior usually do the work. I'm always apprehensive that they'll fall or get electrocuted. Every year, I'm out-voted on that one. Just don't blame me if the worst happens. I'd be fine with lights or candles in the windows. Somehow, every year, it all gets done.
Christmas is supposed to be a time of joy and goodwill. All too often, though, it's exactly the opposite. If the holidays get you down, don't suffer in silence. There are support groups for those depressed by the holidays. Or just slow down and talk with a friend. The whole holiday season can be draining and/or unnerving to some. Remember what this time of year is for. I don't think Jesus is more impressed with a home that has thousands of holiday lights on it, than He is by your simple prayer.
Thank you to all of my readers for stopping by to check out my blog this week. I love and respect each and every one of you. I even respect those that don't read my blog because they soon will be.
Drive (and walk) safely, my friends. Sometimes just a little snow is worse than a lot. People feel over-confident and slip slide their way on. Steady as she goes and you'll get there. Allot yourself more time. I love you all.
PLEASE BE SURE TO READ OUR DISCLAIMER AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE
This website exists for entertainment purposes only. The reader is responsible for discerning the validity of information posted here, be it fictional or based on real events or people. The content of posts on this site, including but not limited to links to other web sites, are the expressed opinion of the original poster and are in no way representative of or endorsed by the owners or administration of this website. The posts on this website are the opinion of the specific author and are not statements of advice, opinion, or factual information on behalf of the owner or administration of JT Irregulars. This site may contain adult content and if you feel you might be offended by such content, you should log off immediately.
Not all posts on this website are intended as truthful or factual assertion by their authors. Some users of this website are participating in internet role playing, with or without the use of an avatar. NO post on this website should be considered factual information on face value alone. Users are encouraged to USE DISCERNMENT and do their own follow up research while reading and posting on this website. JT Irregulars reserves the right to make changes to, corrections and/or remove entirely at any time posts made on this website without notice. In addition, JT Irregulars disclaims any and all liability for damages incurred directly or indirectly as a result of a post on this website.
This site is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied. You should not assume that this site is error-free or that it will be suitable for the particular purpose which you have in mind when using it. In no event shall JT Irregulars be liable for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages of any kind, or any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, those resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether or not advised of the possibility of damage, and on any theory of liability, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this site or other documents which are referenced by or linked to this site.
Some events depicted in certain posting and threads on this website may be fictitious and any similarity to any person living or dead is merely coincidental. Some other articles may be based on actual events but which in certain cases incidents, characters and timelines have been changed for dramatic purposes. Certain characters may be composites, or entirely fictitious. We do not discriminate against the mentally ill!
Administrators may close an account, remove any post or comment and cancel author accounts as they, alone, deem necessary. You may contact the administration at firstname.lastname@example.org to report inappropriate use or to ask for the removal of specific material. The administration retains the final decision of what content constitutes appropriate use and what content is displayed.
Fair Use Notice: This site may contain copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. Users may make such material available in an effort to advance awareness and understanding of issues relating to civil rights, economics, individual rights, international affairs, liberty, science & technology, etc. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C.Section 107, the material on this site is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes.