2010-02-11 / Local & State

Philly Violin Shop Closing Signals Death Of An Era

By Patrick Walters ASSOCIATED PRESS WRITER

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – The closing of a renowned Philadelphia violin repair shop has sent ripples through the classical music community as a symbol of a dying trade.

William Moennig (MEH’-nig) & Son quietly closed in mid-December after surviving the Great Depression, two world wars and an evolution in classical music as tastes changed.

It was already among the last of the big violin service shops. A proliferation of do-it-yourself books has rendered the full-service shop obsolete.

The shop has served musicians including Isaac Stern, Itzhak Perlman and Philadelphia Orchestra greats. The closure also comes as many big-city orchestras are struggling. cereal choice, apple, grape or orange juice.

Friday, February 19: pop tarts, cereal choice, apple, grape or orange juice.

Lunch Menu

Monday, February 15: no school.

Tuesday, February 16: chicken patty, french fries, corn, tropical fruit, pineapple.

Wednesday, February 17: pepperoni pizza, tossed salad, fruit pushup.

Thursday, February 18: chili or corn soup, turkey sandwich, celery w/peanut butter, apple crisp.

Friday, February 19: rigatoni or spaghetti, meat sauce, garlic sticks, trail mix, applesauce.

CENTRAL FULTON

Elementary Breakfast

Monday, February 15: no school.

Tuesday, February 16: assorted cereal or waffles w/sausage and syrup, toast w/spreads, fruit or juice, milk.

Wednesday, February 17: assorted cereal or funnel cake, toast w/spreads, fruit or juice, milk.

Thursday, February 18: assorted cereal or assorted yogurt cups, toast w/spreads, fruit or juice, milk.

Friday, February 19: assorted cereal or sausage and egg biscuit, toast w/spreads, fruit or juice, milk.

High School Breakfast

Monday, February 15: no school.

Tuesday, February 16: assorted cereal or funnel cake, toast w/spreads, fruit or juice, milk.

Wednesday, February 17: assorted cereal or breakfast parfait, toast w/spreads, fruit or juice, milk.

Thursday, February 18: assorted cereal or fruit churros, toast w/spreads, fruit or juice, milk.

Friday, February 19: assorted cereal or soft pretzel w/cheese stick, toast w/spreads, fruit or juice, milk.

Elementary Lunch

Monday, February 15: no school.

Tuesday, February 16: soft chicken taco w/toppings or cheeseburger on a bun, baked beans, peach slices.

Wednesday, February 17: pancakes w/sausage and syrup or french toast sticks w/sausage or syrup, hash brown, banana parfait.

Thursday, February 18: homemade macaroni and cheese or hot dog on a bun, corn, flavored applesauce.

Friday, February 19: chicken nuggets w/roll or sausage pizza, baked potato, diced pears.

High School Lunch

Monday, February 15: no school.

Tuesday, February 16: pulled barbecue pork sandwich, cheeseburger on a bun, coleslaw, fresh honeydew melon.

Wednesday, February 17: chicken and mashed potatos Spartan bowl, dinner roll, corn, mixed fruit.

Thursday, February 18: Pittsburgh steak salad, barbecue rib patty sandwich, oven fries, fresh orange wedges.

Friday, February 19: chicken quesadillas, crunchy fish sandwich, tater tots, applesauce.

SOUTHERN FULTON

Breakfast Menu

Monday, February 15: no school.

Tuesday, February 16: pop tarts.

Wednesday, February 17: soft pretzel with cheese.

Thursday, February 18: funnel cake.

Friday, February 19: breakfast pizza.

High School Lunch Menu

Monday, February 15: no school.

Tuesday, February 16: pizzaburger or taco bar, oven fries, peaches.

Wednesday, February 17: chili w/cornbread or taco bar, green beans, applesauce.

Thursday, February 18: hot dog on a bun or soup and sandwich bar, mashed potatoes, pineapple tidbits.

Friday, February 19: toasted cheese sandwich or soup and sandwich bar, tomato soup, mixed fruit.

Elementary Lunch

Monday, February 15: no school.

Tuesday, February 16: pizzaburger or ham and cheese salad, carrot and celery sticks, peaches.

Wednesday, February 17: chili w/cornbread or chef’s salad, green beans, applesauce.

Thursday, February 18: hot dog on a bun or chicken caesar salad, mashed potatoes, pineapple tidbits.

Friday, February 19: ham and cheese sandwich or turkey bacon salad, tater tots, mixed fruit.

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