Woman committed for Port Orange killings may return

Port Orange, Fla.   A psychiatrist had said that a paranoid schizophrenic woman who gunned down two neighbors in Port Orange would likely spend the rest of her life in a mental health hospital but now seven years after the killings the hospital wants to release her, outraging the victims’ family. The Florida State Hospital in…

Doesn’t This Mean That Parker is Responsible For All Of This?

Port Orange, Fla.  Submitted by Retiree on 2013/10/06 at 3:04 pm I am a retiree in Port Orange and I have been following the blog on the administrative time issuance fiasco that has been recently an item of concern for some time. I watched last Tuesday’s council meeting, and after much consideration of what I heard…

Disruptive Student Shot with Taser at Spruce Creek High School

Port Orange, Fla. — A 16-year-old special needs student at Spruce Creek High School in Port Orange was shot with a Taser after school officers said he became disruptive on Friday. The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office said Deputy Beth Fortin, an eight-year veteran of the force, had no choice because the boy was about to…

Puppet and Puppeteer

Port Orange, Fla.  At the February 26th 2013 council meeting Mayor Green floated the idea of purchasing the totally  useless 50 ft strip of land  north of the Fire Station  on US 1 at 419 Ridgewood Ave.    The unanimous instruction of Council as reported in the minutes for that meeting was    “all Council members were in…

YMCA Information Requests – Third Request

RE: YMCA Information Requests – Third Request  October 4, 2013 11:59 AM From: “Mark Schaefer” <mark@mark-schaefer.com> To:”Wayne Saunders” <wsaunders@port-orange.org> Wayne, The meeting is next Monday and we still do not have the reconciliation.  That is unacceptable.  One of the YMCA board members has requested to be at the meeting Monday night.  I think it would be…

Breeds in The Water and Practically Eats People Alive

Flesh-eating bacteria kills 9 in Fla. View Larger Vibrio Vulnificus VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. — A deadly bacteria that breeds in the water and practically eats people alive has already killed nine people in Florida this year. One of the victims of the bacteria, called Vibrio Vulnificus, was a Volusia County man. His wife spoke publicly about the…

3rd Request – Still No Response ?

On Oct 3, 2013, at 6:51 PM, “Cindy” <apagliari@aol.com> wrote: Mr. Kisela, I’m in hopes that you can find the time to read through the message included below.  I’ve not received any reply since my original correspondence dated August 22, 2013.  I would appreciate if this message could be passed on to the appropriate office…

Has City Hall Gone From Incompetence To Fantasy ?

Port Orange, Fla.  RE: A Liability that must go   October 3, 2013 12:07 PM From:”Ted Noftall” <Ted@TedNoftall.com> To:”Greg Kisela” <gkisela@port-orange.org> Thank you Greg, I understand better than most the current form of government we have in Port Orange, and have had,  AND I would tell you Sir the taxpayers have not been served well…

Why Things are Not Improving in Port Orange Government

A Liability that must go. From: “Ted Noftall” <Ted@TedNoftall.com> To:”Greg Kisela” <gkisela@port-orange.org> Cc:”Bob Ford” <rford37@cfl.rr.com> “Dennis Kennedy” <DennisK@port-orange.org> don@amlsfl.com “Drew Bastian” <db2070@cfl.rr.com> Greg, Your failure to adequately discipline  the  Public Works director for failing to comply with Florida law  until she was  exposed by citizen activists has gotten us into a fine kettle of fish.   Your…

Two Cover Up’s and then some

11:02 AM to Iamblicus, Robin Sadly counsel did not perform well.    Drunk on their own sense of self importance, they foolishly decreed that a wound that is still full of pus be stitched-up and all will end well because after all that is what they  decreed.    So it is written,  so shall it be done. Last evening…

I am sad that my colleagues and I have spent the better part of our lives committed to such a corrupt organization.

From: Iamblicus Sent: Tuesday, October 01, 2013 10:43 PM Subject: Council Presentation Your council presentation was good but incomplete. There were two long term city employees who the police video tape interviewed on the Roger Smith investigation with impeccable records throughout their career with the city. Two employees that were interviewed had their attorneys were  present and also…

City Residency for Employees

City Residency for Employees  October 2, 2013 11:58 AM From: scott@lockershield.net To:”Bob Ford” <bford@port-orange.org> “Allen Green” <AllenG@port-orange.org> “Drew Bastian” <dbastian@port-orange.org> “Dennis Kennedy” <DennisK@port-orange.org> “Don Burnette” <dburnette@port-orange.org> Cc:”Greg Kisela” <gkisela@port-orange.org> I wanted to echo some of the thoughts last night in regards to residency by department heads and city employees.  I do think it should be mandatory…

INCOMING ! (Solar Storm )

NOAA / Space Weather Prediction Center 2013-10-02 03:09   Geomagnetic Storm Starts Early –  CME = coronal mass ejection.  (Solar Flare ) The awaited CME passed the ACE spacecraft around 0100 UTC on October 2 (9:00 p.m. EDT October 1), sooner than forecasters had expected. G1 (Minor) Geomagnetic Storming now prevails, with the prospects of G2 (Moderate) levels still…

A Plane Landed on County Road 415, Near the Cabbage Patch Bar

NEW SMYRNA BEACH —  A small plane has made an unexpected landing on a highway near New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County sheriff’s officials confirmed Tuesday. Deputies said the plane landed on County Road 415, south of State Road 44, near the Cabbage Patch Bar. Sheriff’s officials said the plane landed safely, and no one was…

More Info on the Cover-up In Port Orange ?

Submitted on 2013/09/30 at 9:24 pm by Prometheus Once upon a time in the mythical village of Dysfunction Junction there was a surly troll named Pob Roust who worked for the township’s utility field crew. He worked there for many years with his coworkers on a politically incorrect crew where his fellow ruffians worked together, after work drank…

Is Green The Real Problem ?

Palmetto Pal <palmettopal95@gmail.com> 9:22 PM () to Patrick, Hank Is there any doubt that  Allen Green’s election as Mayor  following Dorothy Hukill was the catalyst that started the decline in our City administration,  or that Green has personally  led that decline  for the past decade to the to the point where it is the  laughing stock it has…

Do You Have Confidence in the Roger Smith Police Investigation ????

Confidence in the Roger Smith police investigation ???? “Ted Noftall” Ted@TedNoftall.com September 30, 2013 4:30 PMTo: <port.orange.us@gmail.com> “Hank Springer” <poimages@cfl.rr.com>Cc:”Greg Kisela” <gkisela@port-orange.org> “Gerald Monahan” <geraldm@port-orange.org> “Margaret Roberts” <mroberts@port-orange.org> The credibility and confidence wounds that Port Orange sustained in the  Parker, Pike,  Shely, Barnhart,  and Smith  fiascos  will never heal until citizens and employees alike are satisfied…