Words of wisdom for new grads

Enjoy yourself, but consider this short list of do’s and don’ts By Kelly Hockenberry, Columnist, UnionvilleTimes.com Dear Graduating Class of 2012, I will keep my commencement address short and sweet.  I know that you are anxious to venture out into the world…a world much bigger than our rural little piece of the planet.  But, before you do, remember the following:   ...

Birmingham reorganization: no major changes

BIRMINGHAM — if 2011 in worked for you in terms of the township government, 2012 looks to be a delightful rerun. The township’s Board of Supervisors met Tuesday afternoon for their annual reorganization meeting and virtually all township government is a carryover from last year. John Conklin was elected as board chairman, jokingly suggesting that no one else wanted the job, while William Kirkpatrick...

The year ahead: 2012, through our crystal ball

Will fracking worries lead to school funding problems in Unionville? Local race for Congress could make national headlines By Mike McGann, Editor, UnionvilleTimes.com Good bye, 2011, hello, 2012. We’ve spent the last few days reviewing the top stories of 2011 — a pretty easy process, one must just look through our archives. The more interesting — and potentially tricky — story is taking...

Column: an ode to 2011

The year that was in verse, for better or worse By P.J. D’Annunzio, Staff Writer, UnionvilleTimes.com One year and several pounds ago you were sitting somewhere with your friends eagerly anticipating the arrival of midnight. You remembered that ushering in the New Year is a time of renewal: reshaping of the mind, body, and spirit in a monumental effort to improve yourself or your world in...