AQI per US Consulate readings on Huaihai Road
May 7, 2013 at 5:00 PM
"Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups"
People with heart or lung disease, older adults, and children should reduce prolonged or heavy exertion.
Monthly Archives: March 2010
All told, in three days in Jiangxi Province, we visited two schools, the You Shan Primary School in Zhen Tou Town and the You Ting Primary School in Fu Chun Town. Of course the trip was all about seeing those … Continue reading
At both schools we visited, we took along clothing (including lots of hats and scarves from my knitting group, the Shanghai Guild), blankets, and toys for the principal and teachers to distribute. But the main purpose was to follow up … Continue reading
At the first school we visited, we foreign guests were ushered into a meeting room for greetings, a warm cup of tea, and for short speeches of thanks. We also took a peek at the books acquired with the money … Continue reading
What is that thing Kathy is sitting on, and why is she smiling, you ask. Now erase that thought. I’ll get off and give you a turn to look at it. Yep, under that grill and ash, there are live … Continue reading
Here’s one measure of change in Shanghai. A bit more than a year ago, to my delight, I learned about the yarn market, an assembly of rickety stalls where skeins of yarn lay piled on tables or was hand-cranked onto … Continue reading
Just to remind you, here’s our lane’s current status in the Beautification for Expo program: Lots of sledge-hammering, digging, piling of rubble by the lane entrance, and re-filling of holes. We’ve been a bit confused about what’s going on, because … Continue reading