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Chisholm's Bob McDonald rolls six decades of coaching into one book

After 59 years of coaching high school basketball, more than 1,000 career victories, 11 state tournaments and three state championships Bob McDonald will be forever remembered as a northern Minnesota coaching legend. 339 more words


2013: Barnum and Bailey Circus Adventure

As part of our Winter Season activities we joined my sister and her family at the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus. You would think that this might be a little too young for my two teenage boys – but they were thoroughly enthralled with the experience. 227 more words


Hope in the Shadows

… excerpted by B. Cox’s sermon by the same name (let me know if you want the link).

There have been many photographs and videos within the last week that depict the longing for… 425 more words

Barnum - Bristol Hippodrome

Barnum promised itself to be an dazzling circus extravaganza. I wish I could say that it lived up to it’s expectations. Sir Cameron Mackintosh’s mediocre version of the iffy musical Barnum was, for me, entirely underwhelming. 375 more words


David Boles Blogs Album of the Year: Neil Young's Storytone

For most of 2014, since June, the album I played every day to help keep me awake and inspired as I worked — was Jack White’s… 643 more words

David Boles Blues

Michael Coale Grey lands dream job at Paper Mill

For some lucky few, it’s who you know that gets you your dream job.

But not Michael Coale Grey. It’s what he knows and how well he can deliver it that got him the job as a member of the ensemble in “Elf,” this season’s holiday offering at the… 700 more words

Paper Mill Playhouse

Come join the Barnum circus!

Considering I saw Barnum in Wimbledon about 7 weeks ago, I know this blog post is being written a little bit late. The tour, however, is travelling around the rest of the country until August next year so I’d like to think that you’ll all forgive me for being uncharacteristically late in uploading this post. 1,383 more words