Month: October 2013

No Shutdown in Mineola City Government

The city of Mineola is certainly not on any kind of shutdown. We are spending taxpayer funds left and right on things that are popular among some in our city government while completely ignoring things that are important to handicapped shoppers and ignoring our crumbling roadways.

Mineola’s First Business

In what the book (1976) refers to as “the present Safeway Store,” which is now Jalapeno Tree, the first business in Mineola that was in an actual building stood in 1876. Owned by A.J. Dockery, the business was managed by…