It was election day here in Metro-Detroit yesterday. Well, for a few communities, mainly voting on school bonds. The most notable bond issue was in Grosse Pointe, an affluent community that borders Detroit along the river. 230 more words
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Colombia-Risaralda-Montezuma, a set on Flickr.
It hardly seemed possible, but if anything the abundance and diversity of the avifauna increased at our next destination. The second of three landscapes in the system under study as part of our project, Montezuma sits adjacent to the Tatamá National Park and is well known as a Colombian birding destination for its easy access to a high concentration of rare and endemic species. 293 more words
I have a confession …
I love poetry.
During the Polar Vortex’s visit last week, I ventured out to school on a snow-day, like many teachers working on a day “off”. As I cautiously crept out of my neighborhood to make the 7 mile drive to school, I quickly realized the intelligence of our superintendent for canceling school. 333 more words