More business for the Public Library

During difficult economic times it shouldn’t be surprising that many people have gone back to borrowing books instead of running down to B&N to spend $30 on the latest best seller.

photo by Bernadette Kazmarski

One of my assignments as borough councilman is to hold a seat on the board of our local public library.  It is a duty I sought out not only because of my belief in the importance of libraries, but also because of my fond memories of spending time in this special place as a youngster.  Our library, the Andrew Carnegie Free Library and Music Hall, is also an architectural masterpiece that contains one of the nation’s most intact Civil War Veterans Posts.  And it contains a 500 seat music hall that is a replica of Carnegie Hall in New York.  But I digress.

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