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Forum: Hobbies 08-10-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 19,970
Posted By mdarling
Barb's Quilt Nook did close; but, Barb has opened...

Barb's Quilt Nook did close; but, Barb has opened another, small place on 1431 before you get into Kingsland. It's on the right side (going from Marble Falls) in the front of the storage units...
Forum: Schools 05-22-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 14,342
Posted By mdarling
This is precisely why I was not "for" this bond...

This is precisely why I was not "for" this bond issue. Many of us asked numerous times for a breakdown of what the money was going to be spent on. Technology--how much? Ball fields--how much? ...
Forum: Marble Falls 02-10-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,482
Posted By mdarling
Reapp, I'm with you. Whoever those "texdot" lead...

Reapp, I'm with you. Whoever those "texdot" lead engineers are should be blowing the whistle a little more loudly if they have legitimate problems with these two spans. Also, several months ago...
Forum: Marble Falls 01-04-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,894
Posted By mdarling
One of the controversies has been that businesses...

One of the controversies has been that businesses in the technology park are not supposed to be setting up retail sales in the park. However, I see no problem with extending WET to all parts of the...
Forum: Dining & Shopping 01-03-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 10,144
Posted By mdarling
Well, I'm shocked!

Well, I'm shocked!
Forum: Dining & Shopping 01-02-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 10,144
Posted By mdarling
I'm curious, too. I know they have been closed...

I'm curious, too. I know they have been closed for several weeks; but, don't know what happened to them. I've always had good service.
Forum: Home & Garden 11-15-2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,314
Posted By mdarling
Have you checked with Home Depot or Lowe's to see...

Have you checked with Home Depot or Lowe's to see if they have a list of local installers who might be able to help you?
Forum: Schools 11-07-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 16,346
Posted By mdarling
It would have helped tremendously if there had...

It would have helped tremendously if there had been some breakdown of what was being spent for which items on this bond issue. I don't care for bond issues that do not indicate what portion of the...
Forum: Miscellaneous 01-03-2013, 11:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,953
Posted By mdarling
This brought a nice chuckle for the new year. ...

This brought a nice chuckle for the new year. The building really is no uglier than most of the rest of the buildings on 281.
Forum: Dining & Shopping 12-20-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 13,079
Posted By mdarling
If you don't get any satisfaction from local...

If you don't get any satisfaction from local management, it sounds like it's time to inform corporate of what is going on at this Chili's. And, I don't mean doing the survey from your receipt. Go...
Forum: Dining & Shopping 12-20-2012, 12:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 34,517
Posted By mdarling
The pizza place in Burnet on 281 is Texas Pizza...

The pizza place in Burnet on 281 is Texas Pizza Company. Their salds are good--and huge!
Forum: Shootin' the Breeze 03-11-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,483
Posted By mdarling
I have a very dear friend who asked for my email...

I have a very dear friend who asked for my email address and was told "no way". I know for a fact she forwards every single thing she gets; and I don't want all that junk in my mailbox or any of the...
Forum: Granite Shoals 03-07-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,835
Posted By mdarling
This ordinance is even more stupid in light of...

This ordinance is even more stupid in light of the fact that the city already has a noise ordinance! This reminds me of the Florida legislature taking time to vote on the state sand! Don't these...
Forum: Public Safety 02-19-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 31,878
Posted By mdarling
There is at least one business in Marble Falls...

There is at least one business in Marble Falls that will not call the police if children are left unattended in vehicles. They are afraid of losing the parent's business if they report them. ...
Forum: Marble Falls 02-13-2012, 11:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 10,925
Posted By mdarling
Frankly, I'm all for some kind of ordinance on...

Frankly, I'm all for some kind of ordinance on signage in Marble Falls. The one that really gets me, is the one on Bella Spa on 281. A flashing sign right next to an historical building. The first...
Forum: Schools 01-22-2012, 04:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 11,448
Posted By mdarling
"Sometimes we vote the way we do because we don't...

"Sometimes we vote the way we do because we don't know what people think"? Sometimes people need to use the brains they were given! This whole thing stinks to high heaven.
Forum: Marble Falls 11-07-2011, 11:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,468
Posted By mdarling
I believe the Kingsland show is this weekend (Nov...

I believe the Kingsland show is this weekend (Nov 12-13). There is also a fund-raising craft show at Quail Point in Horseshoe Bay on Nov 19. There is a charge to get in, but it goes to the Helping...
Forum: Marble Falls 10-23-2011, 12:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,329
Posted By mdarling
I looked at the Downtown Mater Plan on the city's...

I looked at the Downtown Mater Plan on the city's website. So far it basically lists the dates they plan on discussing the Downtown Master Plan, but doesn't give any specifics.
Forum: Miscellaneous 10-08-2011, 01:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,205
Posted By mdarling
Thank you so much for asking this question. I,...

Thank you so much for asking this question. I, also, have been looking for someone to repair my two bikes.
Forum: Marble Falls 08-24-2011, 03:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 15,492
Posted By mdarling
Do you really want to split 12 PD officers among...

Do you really want to split 12 PD officers among seven days a week/24 hours a day. I wonder what Buster would say if his house was broken into and there were no police available to respond. Or,...
Forum: Marble Falls 08-09-2011, 12:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 11,628
Posted By mdarling
I'm not sure where your facts and figures came...

I'm not sure where your facts and figures came from. As far as I know the state gets all the sales tax monies, then parcels the city portions out to a particular city and any other entities in that...
Forum: Marble Falls 08-05-2011, 11:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 11,628
Posted By mdarling
Caretaker, I was told by the mayor that the EDC...

Caretaker, I was told by the mayor that the EDC gets l/2 percent of the two percent sales tax for the City of Marble Falls. They also benefit from the HOT tax.
Forum: Marble Falls 08-03-2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 15,492
Posted By mdarling
According to the Highlander newspaper, Donna...

According to the Highlander newspaper, Donna Klaeger says Burnet county is considering a small property tax increase for 2012. Makes you want to leave the entire county, not just Marble Falls!
Forum: Schools 08-01-2011, 08:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 20,971
Posted By mdarling
When I was in elementary school, we were divided...

When I was in elementary school, we were divided into fast learners, middle leaners, and slow learners. You might be slow in one subject but not another, and could go to a class depending on your...
Forum: Marble Falls 07-01-2011, 03:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,104
Posted By mdarling
Why do we always seem to want a faceless...

Why do we always seem to want a faceless encounter, instead of taking a problem to the person who can help? This is one of my biggest complaints about the world of computers and cell phones. No one...
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