Hobart Gapp replied to Mary Kate Leming's discussion Editor's Note: Pandemic tempers hope for new season
"Thank you.  Words cannot express the sadness and pain we all have lived through over the past 2 years.  The global pandemic has been a human catastrophe of unbounded proportion.   Our thoughts and prayers go out to all those families around the…"
Oct 16
Hobart Gapp commented on The Coastal Star's blog post Highland Beach: Commission tentatively approves ordinance for condo inspections
"Funny.  HB torments each and every developer that comes to town seeking to do redevelopment.   Many of the buildings in town should be replaced with modern structures.  The town makes it impossible for these developers to take on these projects,…"
Oct 16
Hobart Gapp commented on The Coastal Star's blog post Delray Beach: City will postpone 16 hires to help balance budget
"Don't forget to raise taxes to pay the multi million dollar fine for the corrupt water recycling project...  nobody will notice.  "
Oct 16
Hobart Gapp commented on Mary Kate Leming's blog post Delray Beach: After negotiations fail, Health Department will sue city over reclaimed water violations
""Reclaimed Water-Gate".  What a scandal.   I'm ashamed to live in Delray.  How could we allow our town government to disrespect us this way?  Why didn't we pay more attention to their hi jinx and corruption?  I guess we deserve to pay, and pay big…"
Oct 16
Hobart Gapp commented on The Coastal Star's blog post Ocean Ridge: Town raises tax rate for first time in decade
"G-d bless Commissioner Pugh.   He's the only one that respects the feelings of town residents.  You can't just keep taxing people more and more without consequences.   There is no money tree...   Folks in Ocean Ridge are living on nest egg savings…"
Oct 16
Hobart Gapp commented on The Coastal Star's blog post Ocean Ridge: Migrants intercepted; Old Ocean Boulevard, Ocean Ridge — Aug. 26
"We are very much in favor of legal immigration.  This is a country of immigrants.   But when folks jump the line like this it disrespects everyone that plays by the rules.  Legal immigrants have feelings too.  Who speaks for them?"
Oct 16
Hobart Gapp commented on The Coastal Star's blog post Gulf Stream: Town to fit road, water main work into most of 2023
"You have to feel bad for Conklin.  The town cut down his tree and wants him to buy another one.  Who will they do that to next?  Meanwhile The Little Club gets anything they want....seems like a lack of equity here in GS, no?
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Oct 16
Hobart Gapp commented on Mary Thurwachter's blog post Delray Beach: Board recommends Doc’s be on Register of Historic Places
"Why doesn't Delray just buy the building?  Raise taxes on the snowbirds and pay Michael whatever he wants.  Somebody has to pay for this historic zone development freeze.  Why not sock it to the snowbirds and tourists from Rhode Island?  "
Sep 28
Hobart Gapp commented on Mary Kate Leming's blog post Manalapan: Decades-old wildlife sanctuary faces unclear future under new owner
"Let's wake up to this threat and do something.   Please come out of your Covid induced coma and help save beer can island.  Once he plants his flag there, it will never be the same. "
Sep 28
Hobart Gapp replied to Mary Kate Leming's discussion Letter to the Editor: Crowds and banners on I-95 overpass are safety risk
"Here, here, Michael.  Well put.  We'd all be better off if everyone just got back to work.  "
Sep 4
Hobart Gapp replied to Mary Kate Leming's discussion Editor's Note: Historical mistakes: Correcting the record
"Here, here.  Well understood. "
Sep 4
Hobart Gapp replied to Mary Kate Leming's discussion Letter to the Editor: Bicyclists in packs are a danger on A1A
"These MAMILs...Middle Aged Men In Latex...are a cheeky lot.  They think they own the road. Protected by their fancy, high powered attorneys; they almost taunt drivers to hit them.  Don't press so hard boys...you never know what might happen."
Sep 4
Hobart Gapp commented on The Coastal Star's blog post Gulf Stream: Town may borrow money for only second time in history
"Sure, put us in debt.  We can always borrow our way to prosperity.  Put that burden on each and every retired citizen trying to live on a nest egg that's being ravaged by inflation.  Thanks Commissioner Lyons.   We'll remember you. "
Sep 4
Hobart Gapp replied to Matthew Templin's discussion Online Order Picker/Packer (Part-Time)
"Never heard back.  Have you had difficulty reaching me?"
Sep 4
Hobart Gapp replied to Debbie Kotalic's discussion Professional Administrative Assistant for Green Wall Company
"Would it be possible to work from home in this position?   I could come in maybe one day a week.  I'm sure I could get everything done. "
Sep 4
Hobart Gapp replied to Katherine Gatewood's discussion Part-time Maintenance I Position Available - Town of Ocean Ridge
"Would it be possible to work from home on this job?   Many employers are now allowing that flexibility.  Overall it demonstrates that they really care about their workforce.   "
Sep 4
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