I applaud the General Assembly's desire to be fiscally responsible when deciding on our budget for the coming year.
In that spirit, may I make a suggestion that will give you tons of bang for your buck in education? Keep second- and third-grade teaching assistants!
Richard Eckerburg has proven to me everything can be taken way too seriously.
Monday night, the Durham City Council will vote on whether or not to increase the DATA bus system day pass (presently $2) to $2.50. Though this might not sound like much of an increase, it does represent a 25 oercent increase from the present cost.