Last Word on snow days, Jan. 13

Last Word on snow days, Jan. 13

Snow days

Five days without school for less than a foot of snow? Plus two weekend days between? Absolutely embarrassing. We have a serious infrastructure issue. Maybe the lawyers and high-profile school superintendent can be cut and the savings applied to plows and sand spreaders.

I went shopping Monday. The icy, un-sanded parking lots were extremely slippery. How ironic it was that store entrances had numerous signs warning that wet floors could be slippery. No warnings about the much more slippery ice, however.

I would like to say thank you to the kind, elderly man who stopped last Thursday morning to help me. My car was stuck in the snow at the light on Route 5 and...