Mary W.R.'s Recent Activity

6 months ago on 05/15/2017 at 9:59 AM
7 months ago on 05/11/2017 at 8:01 AM

"You guys all crack me up. Thanks! �"

7 months ago on 05/09/2017 at 8:43 AM

"I'm all for economic growth but in Park Ridge, we need to fill up existing parcels with vibrant retail and spend our parcel money on fixing the sewer infrastructure, don't you think? "

7 months ago on 05/03/2017 at 10:06 AM

"Thanks, John Moran. Crossing guards put up with a lot from the so-called adults in cars, from cursing to swerving. They literally risk their lives to cross our kids safely. A quick "thank you! " is a ..."

7 months ago on 05/01/2017 at 9:08 AM
7 months ago on 05/01/2017 at 9:08 AM
7 months ago on 05/01/2017 at 9:08 AM
8 months ago on 04/14/2017 at 5:55 PM

"You bet, Teri! Let me know when it's time to put out my vintage "Parents Who Host Lose the Most" signage. And have a lovely Easter with blessings abundant. "

8 months ago on 04/03/2017 at 8:05 PM

"#3 makes me sick. #5 makes me mad. Ditto #13. #14 is true and it makes responsible preschool teachers despair when small children are confined and doing paperwork instead of learning by discovering th..."

8 months ago on 03/22/2017 at 6:47 PM
9 months ago on 03/09/2017 at 10:16 AM

"Attorneys have an edge because they already understand the procedural requirements that annoy civilians are exactly what keep the whole thing from descending into a brawl. People love to quote the Sha..."

9 months ago on 02/27/2017 at 2:20 PM
9 months ago on 02/21/2017 at 10:37 AM
9 months ago on 02/21/2017 at 10:37 AM
9 months ago on 02/21/2017 at 10:37 AM
9 months ago on 02/21/2017 at 10:30 AM
10 months ago on 02/10/2017 at 4:33 PM

"It appears Mr. Ryles did state his opinion on the appointee when he said he believes all children are entitled to a good education. All children, not just those in the blue states. That would include ..."

10 months ago on 02/05/2017 at 1:21 PM
10 months ago on 01/31/2017 at 3:24 PM

"I'm worried about all the K-12 kids with learning disabilities of all kinds who she doesn't seem to think deserve an education, but since she doesn't know that the public schools, like all public enti..."

10 months ago on 01/31/2017 at 9:37 AM

"This is one of those issues well worth discussing at all levels. The State has an interest in the wellbeing of all its citizens, and the State knows it ends up paying (or rather, all of us do) for non..."

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Lucas for Mayor

10 months ago on 01/27/2017 at 8:13 AM

"Sorry; I must have missed Faux News's report on her inviting what President Reagan called "the evil empire" to meddle in our election, as your candidate did so openly (since he's in hock to them up to..."

10 months ago on 01/27/2017 at 8:01 AM

"Democracy looks like free and fair elections unstained by foreign government intervention encouraged by one American candidate, false news by foreign students on a lark, active voter suppression with ..."

10 months ago on 01/22/2017 at 6:09 PM
11 months ago on 01/12/2017 at 9:59 AM
11 months ago on 01/07/2017 at 12:57 PM

"Thanks for posting this, Kathy Meade - stats used to say a happy customer tells 3 people and an unhappy one tells 11 -- now those numbers are, of course, exponentially bigger. And some research says w..."

11 months ago on 01/01/2017 at 9:17 AM
11 months ago on 12/23/2016 at 8:01 AM
1 year ago on 12/06/2016 at 2:43 PM

"My mother used to say, "You have to distinguish between a lump in your breast and a lump in your oatmeal. " We don't always do that. ;)"

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Park Ridge Holiday Lights

1 year ago on 12/05/2016 at 8:40 AM

"I've heard several people express a preference for the warm white lights but if you think of those as candle lights and the cool whites as starlight, it helps. Grateful the Holiday Lights committee to..."

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Park Ridge Holiday Lights

1 year ago on 12/05/2016 at 8:36 AM

"There are meetings twice a month that every citizen is encouraged to attend. They're the City Council's general meeting and committee of the whole meeting. Meeting dates, times and agendas are publish..."

1 year ago on 12/03/2016 at 8:24 AM
1 year ago on 11/30/2016 at 1:44 PM
1 year ago on 11/28/2016 at 7:16 PM

"And speaking of corrupt (i. e. legally judged a fraud more than once) and bankrupt (7 times and counting to avoid legit bills that killed smaller vendor firms). guess the swamp feels like home after a..."

1 year ago on 11/13/2016 at 7:00 PM

"Maine Township and Park Ridge also did not go for Trump. Nor, apparently, did close to 2 million popular votes and counting. But not to worry; Trump voters will give the new, all-R, all the time U. S...."

1 year ago on 11/09/2016 at 1:35 PM

"You're very welcome, Amy. "

1 year ago on 11/09/2016 at 7:27 AM
1 year ago on 11/07/2016 at 7:38 AM

"Thanks! Please pass the word: Everyone from, of, or in Park Ridge who remembers his or her Park Ridge civilized, do-your-homework upbringing is warmly welcomed to attend. I've had some good responses ..."

1 year ago on 11/06/2016 at 2:03 PM

"All of the above; or people can just chip in. Whatever works, Teri Collins. Thanks! "

1 year ago on 11/06/2016 at 12:45 PM

"Our churches, schools, stores, restaurants, clubs, parks, neighborhoods and the people in them were all part of those formative years that will be studied long into the future, as one brave alderman r..."

1 year ago on 11/06/2016 at 12:25 PM
1 year ago on 10/23/2016 at 9:52 AM

"BTW, signs are supposed to only go on private property; so if you see a sign for any politician that's on a tree lawn/parkway, on a vacant lot, in the forest preserves near major crossroads, on public..."

1 year ago on 10/21/2016 at 7:50 AM
1 year ago on 10/20/2016 at 7:26 AM
1 year ago on 10/10/2016 at 1:06 PM