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A short time ago, I wrote a column about the hostility and animosity in Middletown. I didn’t think it would have much impact – just one column by one person. But I guess I thought – hoped – that something might kick in and make sense to … more
I just realized: We have been here for 18 months. This city, Cuenca, is really an interesting and beautiful place.   It is an old city in Ecuador that was founded in 1557 and has four rivers flowing through it. There are many small … more
Does this sound familiar: excessive taxes, government officials not following laws, and lack of due process? How to address these issues? In June 1215, the English reaction to such problems caused by King John resulted in the signing of the … more
     The future of Middletown looks bright. As a newly-elected member of the Middletown Borough Council and as a resident of this town, I say to you confidently that I am very excited for our future.      … more
The biggest question I hear from many sources about relocating to Cuenca, Ecuador has to be, “Why would you leave the No. 1 country in the world and move to Ecuador?”   I have been asked that by friends, relatives, tourists, print … more
I’ll bet you are SO happy to finally see weather that is fit for human habitation. I followed the horrific winter of ice, snow, storm after storm, and temperatures that plunged more than Amy Adams’ neckline on the central Pennsylvania television … more
  If you take the time, it’s easy to find wonderful examples of family and community around every corner in the Middletown area:   • Last weekend marked the 100th birthday of Strites’ Orchard. Mother Nature’s downpour … more
  Anne EinhornNot long ago, it was suggested I write about what it has been like to be on Middletown Borough Council. Has it met my expectations? Has it been more difficult, or less difficult, than I anticipated? Interesting? … more
“And do not ever think this is your dog and pony show, because that’s about to stop.”    While that impassioned statement, delivered by Middletown Mayor Jim Curry at the April 7 Borough Council meeting, was aimed directly at … more
  Obviously, with all the snow and cold temperatures we’ve had, winter has been a bit rough this year. For many, counting down the days until spring gets here has become an obsession.   For scholastic sports fans whose teams … more
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