Posts tagged Altoona

Millcreek school district must lead now

   June 5, 2013 7:36 am    0

We are a family of Vernondale Whalers from way back. And Tracy Tigers. The Millcreek Township School District school board voted 5-4 to close Vernondale and Ridgefield at last week’s meeting. I feel for the families, but I also worry about the budget. My kids were moved 15 years ago from Vernondale to Tracy, and we…

 

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It’s snowing shoes, not boards, for this family

   January 21, 2013 12:10 pm    0

Snowshoeing is something you can do with the family — well snowboarding is too, but it’s not for everyone. Snowshoeing, on the other hand, is on the rise. Ryan Alford of Snowshoe Magazine says it might helps folks avoid Seasonal Affective Disorder -read that here. He quoted research from the Outdoor Industry Association and SnowSports Industries America that…

 

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