Come spend a week in my neighborhood
Last updated 3/15/2007Â atÂ Noon
Ms. Wright and Develle, I ask you to spend a week in my neighborhood.
I live within spitting distance of Camp Pendleton. The Marines set up their practice artillery encampment less than two miles away. Let me address some of your concerns.
First, they donâ€™t bomb all night. They stop between 10 and 11 p.m. (at the latest, usually earlier) and donâ€™t start until after 6 a.m., often later. This is also usually confined to a week or two every couple of months. I havenâ€™t noticed any detrimental effects to my family or my horses, though a couple of the dogs donâ€™t seem to like it much, bu...