TribLIVE

| Opinion/The Review


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Alle-Kiski Laurels & Lances

Daily Photo Galleries

Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, 8:55 p.m.
 

Lance: To New Kensington's warring authorities. Sewer is suing water because water is charging too much to read meters and sewer needs the water meter readings to figure out sewer bills, which are billed separately from water. Both sides are incurring legal fees that will be footed by the ratepayers. Here's a thought: Abolish both authorities and replace them with one water and sewer authority, which means less bureaucracy and one bill — all at lower cost to ratepayers.

Lance: To the Riverhawk. The Riverhawk is the just-chosen nickname/mascot for the new Armstrong High School. But what's a Riverhawk? Excellent question. Our research reveals it's a type a flower, specifically, a bearded iris. It's a perfectly lovely purple flower. Should make for quite the fearsome mascot.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Editorials

  1. The ‘Truthy’ project: We are suspect
  2. Pittsburgh Tuesday takes
  3. Common Core: Rotten politics
  4. Alle-Kiski Tuesday takes
  5. Greensburg Tuesday takes
  6. Labor Day 2014: Why we work
  7. The IRS scandal: Do the Lois Lerner emails still exist?
  8. U.N. watch: The missiles question
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.