Shepherdstown Chroniclehttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/category.detail/nav/5121/Editorialsen-usSat, 25 Feb 2017 01:32:30 EDTSat, 25 Feb 2017 01:32:30 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssA step in the right directionhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/516040.htmlA meeting this week facilitated by Pat Blanc, assistant superintendent of Cirriculum and Instruction, at Jefferson High School was the first step in opening communication with parents regarding the forward movement of Advanced Placement classes.Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTHigher taxes and more for tourismhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/516012.htmlI have read, several times, the Governor's State of the State address. In it, I?find many recommendations for tax increases. I have yet to hear much vocal opposition to the proposed increases, from locals anyway. I find myself wondering, if Mr.Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTThere's nothing like a good bookhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/515981.htmlBooks-I love them! I read every day-and I don't mean on an electronic device. Not to knock things like Kindles and Ipads, but I personally have to turn the pages.Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTHigh school classes need in person teachershttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/515952.htmlI was pleased to read that some parents addressed the Board of Education this week with regard to the online AP?classes currently in place at Jefferson High. Sadly, no comments were made by board members, but we can hope that they heard the message.Fri, 3 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTMarch for Life: A specific reasonhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/515913.htmlToday marks the 44th annual March for Life--a march that has a specific reason to exist and has continued, growing more and more with each passing year. Last week, we witnessed a remarkable gathering of individuals marching on Washington, D.C.Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDT