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In Remembrance.......

“…….Gave proof through the night that our flag was still there…….”

Photo courtesy of Thomas E. Franklin of The Bergen Record

Community Helpers

Thursday, September 11, 2014


Kitten Red, Yellow, Blue by Peter Catalanotto
Career Day by Anne Rockwell, illus. by Lizzy Rockwell
Whose Shoes? by Steven R. 246 more words

Evening Storytime

In honor of 9/11 and the first responders...

Hello everyone,

Today is a day in history that most of us won’t forget. We can never forget.

Last weekend, the Kansas City 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb was held downtown and the crew put on a fantastic event.  394 more words



I remember. I was in my van alone, at work and I turned on the radio. The DJ was babbling in his normal way, and I didn’t want to hear chatter, just music. 342 more words


Remember our Pledge...

I went to Catholic School for grades 1 – 12. Every morning, we would stand up, turn towards our American Flag, place our hands over our hearts and recite the Pledge of Allegiance. 77 more words


Sirens and Smoke

Tuesday. Primary day in New York, which meant I was hoofing door to door, trying to get a targeted list of voters to the polls. I was making pretty good time, too, when I became gradually aware of sirens, first one, then more, until the entire city sounded like it needed help. 395 more words


In Memoriam

Say a prayer for today.

(Photo taken July 2014 in midtown Manhattan)