Page 1 - Sentinel Feb 2017
FEBRUARY 2017 WELCOME TO THE FEBRUARY 2017 PERRY PARK SENTINEL And Happy Valen- Michael Stone has a new idea for these pages, and tineâ€™s Day to all our old friends are back as wellâ€”Waltâ€™s Words, Walk on faithful readers! the Wildside, FYI. In this ï¬rst issue of Some of you have complained itâ€™s difï¬cult to read the 2017, youâ€™ll ï¬nd news Sentinel on your phones. Well, yeah, I can imagine about the LFPD train- it is, but then I have very old eyes. However, if you ing programs as well download it as a PDF onto your computer or tablet, as the latest from the you should have no difï¬culty reading it. As a PDF itâ€™s Water District and just like holding the old printed version once more. I the Metro District. promiseâ€”PDF is the thing to do. Thereâ€™s a picture of three wonderful Lark- If you go to http://perrypark.org/ppsentinel/ and spur kids, winners of click on Sentinel Viewing FAQ on the left hand side, the LES PTO scholarships in 2016, along with in- youâ€™ll ï¬nd a lot of helpful hints. I got caught on #2â€” formation about the 2017 scholarship application needed to clear my browserâ€™s history before I could process. get the current issue, but since I hadnâ€™t bothered to read the FAQ, I spent many a frustrated moment try- There are some awesomeâ€”in the literal sense of the ing to ï¬gure it out! Read it; youâ€™ll like it. wordâ€”pictures of one of our local mountain lions feasting on his kill, and a local residentâ€™s report on So hereâ€™s to 2017. May we have enough snow to the Consumer Electronics Showâ€™s 50th anniversary meeting in Las Vegas, with revelations about spiffy stave off spring and summer wildï¬resâ€”and not so new technologies youâ€™re sure youâ€™ll need! A toaster connected to the Internet? Come on! Thereâ€™s also a much to bury us for days! ~KDale history timelineâ€”puts all sorts of stuff into perspec- tive. I got my ï¬rst home computer in 1978. That was the same year someone also put one on my desk at work and said â€œLearn to use it.â€ No coursesâ€”just, hey, hereâ€™s a brand new technology to deal with and youâ€™re on your on!