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It was once said by Carlo Goldini, "Ogni giorno passa un giorno." Translated, that Italian phrase means, "Each day a day goes by." A few days ago, I called my 33-year-old fraternal twins. I … more
"Be the change you wish to see in the world." -- Gandhi It's a lovely sentiment. A Christmas gift from last year, it now has a place in my office. A little research, however, will show that … more
I recently had the opportunity to visit my sister in Buffalo, New York. The usual trip, the usual visit, one would think. Not so. This trip was special for two reasons: I had not seen my sister in … more
Earlier this month I came across a column published by the Washington Post where the author explained her thoughts on a startling statistic. According to a poll from the National Alliance for Youth … more
"Son, you're gonna drive me to drinkin' if you don't stop drivin' that Hot Rod Lincoln." Those are the words, of course, of the classic car song "Hot Rod Lincoln," written in 1955 by Charlie Ryan, … more
Travel always does something for me. The myopia of the moment is somehow put in its proper place when I get out on the road and see a wider view. Being part of something bigger than one's self … more
It was middle May and I had missed the deadline for ordering my most loved seed potatoes, Red Pontiacs. I tried all the local sources for seed potatoes including the Riverside Nursery and Greenhouse … more
The request was emphatic. "If you're going to Port Orchard, pick up some Play-Doh." Understand, this item can be purchased in, most likely, a variety of stores throughout the … more
Among the many responsibilities I've been assigned over the years, campsite maintenance sits near the bottom of the list. As a summer intern for the Missouri Department of Conservation, I was … more
The paint guy down at the hardware store is five years older than I am, and before long he was telling me about his four decades in the paint biz. Give old guys like us a chance, and we'll talk … more
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Competitive gymnasts at Legacy Gym in Rock Springs finished the first half of their meet season and are …
Competitive team Gymnasts at Legacy Gym in Rock Springs are gearing up for their 2015-2016 competition …
I am so disappointed that they are trying to change the day of graduation. It is a big event here and …
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