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Resources for navigating the Laws re: IEP’s/504 plans?

June 26, 2008
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Resources for navigating the Laws re: IEP’s/504 plans?

Date: Tue, 27 May 2008 17:14:45 -0400 From: Shawn Atkins Subject: Resources for navigating the Laws re: IEP’s/504 plans Hi all.  I am sure some of you might know where to point me.  I am currently in the process of doing this for one of my kiddos.  So far, the school has been little help in actually

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Go with the local Chatham County Terminex franchisee

June 26, 2008
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Go with the local Chatham County Terminex franchisee

Date: Wed, 28 May 2008 18:13:40 EDT From: Janet  Jones-Parker Doublier Subject: Terminex information Those who use Terminex need to have the following  information.  There are two Terminex franchisees working in Chatham County  but only one is local and has a  strong customer service orientation. I recently called to make a name change in two long-term  contracts (25 and

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Those pesky ticks

June 26, 2008
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Those pesky ticks

Date: Wed, 28 May 2008 18:26:08 GMT From: Snowflake Subject: Those pesky ticks I am writing after reading about “tick sticks”.  One other method of slowing the little suckers down is to wrap duct tape inside out around the ankles.  I have read that in California they drag white, light weight fabric down the foot paths to collect

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Just to prove a dang point

June 26, 2008
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Just to prove a dang point

Date: Wed, 28 May 2008 11:41:36 -0400 From: Mark Stinson Subject: Just to prove a dang point ! It never fails to amaze me how people that move in this area do not know their behind from their head when it comes to where they are. The bus wreck on 902 was on TV. It was stated it was

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IEP/504 Navigation

June 26, 2008
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Date: Wed, 28 May 2008 11:28:39 -0400 From: Rita Marley-McKenzie Subject: IEP/504 Navigation This is in response to the person who needs help with IEP/504: Chatham County Together has a Family Advocate program that helps families navigate the IEP/504 process and helps to locate services for your child. Call them at 542-5155. www.chathamcountytogether.org CCT! is also our local mentoring program. There

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Unmanageable and dangerous dogs

June 25, 2008
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Unmanageable and dangerous dogs

Date: Wed, 28 May 2008 08:20:16 -0700 (PDT) From: Kit Donner Subject: Unmanageable and dangerous dogs Dan - Good luck with both getting your life back together, and with hopefully doing something responsible about your unmanageable dogs. You may not want to hear my suggestions, if so stop reading now. I recommend that you call Chatham County Animal Control and ask

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I don’t want a McDonald’s in Pittsboro

June 25, 2008
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I don’t want a McDonald’s in Pittsboro

Date: Wed, 28 May 2008 14:24:21 -0400 From: Lauren Craig Subject: McDonald’s Ok, has anyone else noticed that we are getting a MCDONALD’S beside the Lowes on 15-501? I don’t want a McDonald’s in Pittsboro. Many of you probably don’t want a McDonald’s in Pittsboro. Carrboro has a moratorium on fast-food chains in town. Please–let’s band together and

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504 plans

June 25, 2008
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504 plans

Date: Wed, 28 May 2008 11:08:09 -0400 From: Dan Cahoon Subject: 504 plans I am in the same situation with one of my children. He is disabled and as a result has difficulty with the current method of education at his school. I am a teacher and so well versed in the laws that protect individuals with

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The tick sticks I mentioned

June 25, 2008
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The tick sticks I mentioned

Date: Tue, 27 May 2008 20:45:17 -0400 From: Gloria Schrader Subject: Re. the tick sticks I mentioned …. I had quite a few people email me about the tick sticks I mentioned when I asked for advice on guard donkeys.  Here’s the tick stick story:  While our home was being built, I used the Chatlist to ask people

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Guard donkeys and other livestock guardians

June 25, 2008
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Guard donkeys and other livestock guardians

Date: Tue, 27 May 2008 12:03:10 -0700 (PDT) From: Kit Donner Subject: Guard Donkeys and other livestock guardians For best advice about guardian animals with sheep or goats in Chatham, you should call the county ag agent. He is extremely knowledgeable and helpful. For my opinion - Is a guard animal necessary with goats or sheep? Some people do get

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Squirrels, Bird Feeders & Jobs

June 25, 2008
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Date: Tue, 27 May 2008 12:27:49 -0400 From: Eric F. Shook Subject: Squirrels, Bird Feeders & Jobs I hate to solve a problem too quickly in this forum, because I enjoy watching the process unfold slowly over a few weeks. However I cannot resist it any longer. Are squirrels  a problem with your bird feeder? If so: Add 1tsp of cayenne

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LTT and the Real Estate Industry

June 25, 2008
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Date: Tue, 24 Jun 2008 14:23:48 -0400 From: Karen Crowell Subject: LTT and the Real Estate Industry “the Land Transfer Tax was not defeated because of money spent by the Real Estate Industry or developers.  It was defeated because NC citizens overwhelmingly voted it down everywhere it was voted on. Why? A.  It was/is a bad idea, and B.

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Candelori “facts”

June 25, 2008
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Date: Tue, 24 Jun 2008 10:44:01 -0400 From: Mike Fox Subject: Candelori “facts” Usually Steve Candelori’s rants aren’t worth responding to,  in this case he asserted two facts in paragraph that need following up on. He wrote (about the LTT): What bothered me about it was, once voted in, the actual rate could be  raised without going back to

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Living in the real world

June 25, 2008
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Living in the real world

Date: Mon, 23 Jun 2008 18:58:35 -0700 (PDT) From: Jimmy & Ida Pharr Subject: Living in the real world Night is dark, day is light, Monday comes after Sunday, Bruce Wayne is Batman, and the Land Transfer Tax was not defeated because of money spent by the Real Estate Industry or developers.  It was defeated because NC citizens overwhelmingly

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Land Transfer Tax is a dead issue

June 25, 2008
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Date: Mon, 23 Jun 2008 15:54:39 -0400 From: Steve Candelori Subject: RE: Jason Strickland Hello Jason, Yes, much was said about the LTT when it was an issue, I’m sorry if you missed most of it. I’m sure an archive search will put you on it, I urge you to check it out. What bothered me about it was, once

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Complaining about taxes?

June 25, 2008
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Date: Mon, 23 Jun 2008 13:59:49 -0400 From: Karen Crowell Subject: complaining about taxes? “I have owned a house in Chatham County for 25 years and am preparing to sell it. I voted against the LTT because I didn’t want to be gouged by the lefties. I am paying enough in property taxes now.” Well, you’d better hurry

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