Archive for October 27th, 2011

The Carve

 
 

Candidates cross words at CFES

It took almost two hours, but there was finally some friction from two school board candidates participating in a meet the candidates’ night at Chadds Ford Elementary School Wednesday night. Incumbent board Vice President Frank Murphy and challenger Kathy Meehan Do crossed words over the retirement of former Unionville-Chadds Ford School District Superintendent ...

 

Nonpartisan elections

State Sen. Andrew Dinniman, D-West Chester, is pushing for a bill that would make school board elections nonpartisan. Perhaps the senator still believes in the Tooth Fairy. Yes, there are elections in various states that are nonpartisan, but it’s difficult to image that happening here where partisanship — even in school board elections — is the expected norm. It ...

 

They don’t know Do

In the last few weeks, I've started to see some attacks against school board candidate Kathleen Meehan Do in some of the local press. Clearly the people who are leveling these attacks do not know Kathy, so I wanted to take a moment to let people know about the Kathy Do I know. When she first moved to the area six years ago, she let it be known to new friends and ...