News-Sentinel.com Your Town. Your Voice.
Stock Summary
Dow18080.1421.45
Nasdaq5092.0836.02
S&P 5002117.694.76
AEP57.880.98
Comcast59.640.41
GE26.80-0.05
Exelis24.61-0.06
LNC57.32-0.86
Navistar30.160.41
Raytheon108.35-0.2
SDI21.86-0.12
Verizon50.03-0.02
Opening Arguments

Recent Comments

» Rebecca Mallory : From a Hillary Clinton
Word power
» Frank Keller : This is always good for a
Anti-gun nuts
» Frank Keller : But there should be some kind
Bad idea, round 2
» Lois Marquart : And how much is that going to
Branded
» gadfly : Google technology is not
Google dummies
» Andrew J. : Guess they must have been
Google dummies
» Lois Marquart : Yep, as much as we hated
Google dummies

Road warriors

This sound like a good idea?

NEW ALBANY, Ind. - A southern Indiana city has taken its first step toward banning charities from collecting money from motorists at intersections.

[. . .]

Public works board member Warren Nash says 18 groups last year received permission from the board to conduct roadside collections. Nash says that while fundraising for disabled children, band uniforms and other causes is laudable, public safety should come first.

I'm not sure about the law, but sometimes the solicitations are a little annoying. I'm always afraid somebody's going to hit one of those firefighters standing out there with their boots.

Quantcast