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Lavender as a deer deterrent

June 28, 2008
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Lavender as a deer deterrent

Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2008 08:29:38 EDT From: Shelly Paradis Subject: deer deterrents Meg, I know that lavender plants deter deer.  I have them all over my farm because deer do not like to rub against them.  Lavender oil from the plant  gets on their coats and changes the deer’s scent.  Plant more lavender  & get collections of hair

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Warning about UNC’s Park and Ride in Chatham

June 28, 2008
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Warning about UNC’s Park and Ride in Chatham

Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2008 07:37:48 -0400 From: Ann Hudak Subject: Park and Ride Chatham Co Thank you Richard for telling us about the Park and Ride. I recently applied to Tar Heel Temps thinking I would be in hog heaven because I could drive 2 miles up the street to the park and ride and have

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Go further on less

June 28, 2008
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Go further on less

Date: Sat, 31 May 2008 03:55:03 -0400 From: Mark Stinson Subject: go further on less If you remember I once mentioned a nice old lady crying at the gas station. She had lost her husband and was working 2 jobs to pay the bills. She was crying because she took a 3rd job just to buy gas to

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Good morning Pittsboro

June 28, 2008
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Good morning Pittsboro

Date: Fri, 30 May 2008 18:31:08 -0400 From: Lesley Landis Subject: Wake-up Wednesday, June 11th Are you working on behalf of Chatham County residents either in for-profit, not-for-profit, government, or non-governmental offices or simply an individual who cares about the future of Chatham? Please consider joining us for the next Wake-up Wednesday meeting, June 11th at the Community

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I am out of the dog owning business after this one

June 28, 2008
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I am out of the dog owning business after this one

Date: Wed, 28 May 2008 17:14:55 -0400 From: Dan Cahoon Subject: Re: Unmanageable and dangerous dogs Kit, thank you for your response. I have considered the danger of these dogs and will seriously consider your suggestions. They are sound and the best advice I have received from anyone regarding this problem. I have children of my own and

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Free and Reduced Cost Healthcare for Chatham County, NC

June 27, 2008
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Free and Reduced Cost Healthcare for Chatham County, NC

Date: Tue, 24 Jun 2008 22:53:24 -0400 (EDT) From: Angel Dennison Subject: Free and Reduced Cost Healthcare for Chatham and NC Chatham CARES Community Pharmacy From the website: http://www.chathamcares.com/ “Chatham CARES Community Pharmacy is a nonprofit, community-based organization committed to reducing health disparities by providing access to quality pharmacy services for the low-income, uninsured, and underinsured residents of Chatham County.” Located

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Hottest Chatham NC Bulletin Board Topics – Week of June 15

June 27, 2008
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Hottest Chatham NC Bulletin Board Topics – Week of June 15

Date: Sun, 22 Jun 2008 22:11:54 -0400 From: Gene Galin Subject: Last Week’s Hottest Bulletin Board Topics 1.      Why?  (Read 2196 times) at http://chatham-county-nc.com/bulletinboard/index.php/topic,7070.0.html 2.      What Is Going On At The Hawriver Bridge?  (Read 1529 times) at http://chatham-county-nc.com/bulletinboard/index.php/topic,7235.0.html 3.      teens racing cars- Who to call?  (Read 1355 times) at http://chatham-county-nc.com/bulletinboard/index.php/topic,6845.0.html 4.      Chatham adds six months to

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Warnings about Pittsboro water — Do Brita filters help?

June 27, 2008
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Warnings about Pittsboro water — Do Brita filters help?

Date: Sat, 31 May 2008 22:57:59 -0400 From: John Bonitz Subject: Warnings about Pittsboro water — Do Brita filters help? Dear Neighbors, My fiancee lives in Pittsboro, and she has been concerned about the warnings the city is required by law to send, notifying everyone of contaminants in the water.  I’m concerned too, as I work in Pittsboro and

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Chatham Health Dept. Earns State Accreditation

June 27, 2008
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Chatham Health Dept. Earns State Accreditation

Date: Fri, 30 May 2008 13:29:43 -0400 From: Debra Henzey Subject: News Release: Chatham Health Dept. Earns State Accreditation Chatham Health Department Earns State Accreditation with a 100% Review The Chatham County Public Health Department has shown that it can rise above significant challenges to earn its state accreditation with flying colors. It met 100% of the 41 benchmarks

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2008-9 Chatham county budget

June 27, 2008
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2008-9 Chatham county budget

Date: Thu, 29 May 2008 22:04:24 -0400 From: Cliff Mather Subject: 2008-9 budget This is from a couple of weeks ago, but… —————————— Date: Sun, 18 May 2008 22:12:45 -0400 From: Chatham Conservative Voice Subject: Crucial BOC meeting this Mon May 19 I strongly urge you to be at the Superior Courtroom in Pittsboro (the old  building in the middle of the road

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It’s time we had more fast food choices

June 27, 2008
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It’s time we had more fast food choices

Date: Thu, 29 May 2008 13:43:20 -0700 (PDT) From: Jason Strickland Subject: McDonald’s in pittsboro No Lauren, we are not all with you. It’s about time we had more to choose from than Hardee’s or Subway.

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McDonald’s IS Coming to Pittsboro, NC

June 27, 2008
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McDonald’s IS Coming to Pittsboro, NC

Date: Thu, 29 May 2008 15:30:56 EDT From: Tinita R. Subject: McDonald’s Unless you have a lot of power and a lot of money there is nothing that can be done about the McDonalds. Ricky Spoon is the developer and it is coming. In case you did not know a big strip mall about 46 acres is going in

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Hispanic Liaison postpones Fiesta Latina until 2009

June 27, 2008
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Hispanic Liaison postpones Fiesta Latina until 2009

Date: Thu, 29 May 2008 14:26:38 -0400 From: Marcia Espinola Subject: The Hispanic Liaison postpones Fiesta Latina until 2009 After careful consideration, the Board of Directors of The Hispanic Liaison has decided to postpone the annual Fiesta Latina until next year. This year’s Fiesta Latina scheduled for June 21, 2008 at Shakori Hills has been canceled.  The decision was

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Response about dangerous dogs

June 27, 2008
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Response about dangerous dogs

Date: Thu, 29 May 2008 08:38:25 -0400 From: Rachel Priestley Subject: Response about dangerous dogs Kit, Just want to thank you for your post.  I had all the same feelings, but wasn’t able to put my thoughts together in an intelligent way.  I have family members who have tried to save dangerous dogs with tragic results.  I, too, am

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I was touched by your heart-felt post on NCLB

June 27, 2008
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I was touched by your heart-felt post on NCLB

Date: Thu, 29 May 2008 13:52:04 -0400 From: Rita Marley-McKenzie Subject: RE: Dan’s post on NCLB Dan, I was touched by your heart-felt post on NCLB. After so many struggles with my son in the public school system and IEP’s not being followed, I ended up making the decision to remove him from public school and begin paying

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Inadequate pollination may be the problem

June 27, 2008
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Inadequate pollination may be the problem

Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2008 00:45:30 -0400 From: Debbie Roos Subject: squash bugs? This could be due to inadequate pollination. If the female flower is not pollinated (in this case by bees) then no fruit develop and the flower will drop off. Inadequate pollination can be due to insufficient populations of pollinators, or poor conditions for pollinator activity

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Sound problem at General Store has received a response

June 26, 2008
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Sound problem at General Store has received a response

Date: Wed, 25 Jun 2008 23:13:39 -0400 From: Darryl Wally Subject: Chatham Chatlist-General Store My earlier post regarding sound problem at General Store has received a response by Kevin Furini. I’m encouraged that the situation is taken seriously and will be addressed. Mr. Furini exhibits what good business is all about, and with that kind of management the

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