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Tired of changing clocks, how about we change the system?

 

March 7, 2018

In 2017 Anthony Boldin, pictured here, started EndDayLightSavingTime.org, a website devoted to educating folks about the benefits of keeping daylight saving time year round. His website hosts a petition to Congress asking to eliminate DST and provide a year round standard time system.

Reporter's note: Next Saturday night (March, 10) most of us, if we remember, will be changing our clocks one hour ahead as we "spring forward" into the start of Daylight Saving Time (DST) for 2018. It's a ritual observed among some 70 nations including most of North America and Europe and spotty in much of the rest of the world. There are a couple of notable exceptions in the U.S., including Arizona and Hawaii, and one Canadian province, that opted out of implementing DST.

Reviewing my notes I found an opinion piece I did in 2015, blustering about how little support I hear for DST and wond...



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