Boston radio and school closing/delay announcements

Paul Anderson
Tue Feb 12 21:58:14 EST 2013

On Feb 12, 2013, at 9:40 PM, Bob DeMattia <> wrote:

> The towns/districts are listed in "computer alphabetical order".  Thus
> towns like "North Andover" and "North Reading" will be listed before towns like
> "Northborough" and "Northbridge".  This is because the computer includes the space
> character when alphabetizing the names - something my grade school teacher told me
> not to do!

I don't remember being taught to ignore the space when alphabetizing--just the opposite!  Hmmm…

What _I_ like is seeing the "The" schools listed in the Ts.


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