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We Call Them Rachel And Carson / written by Janice Tindle

The year was 1969. I was eight years old when I read Silent Spring for the first time. It was my introduction into conservation and ecology. 567 more words

Human Interest

Crashed Ice competition attracts crowd of 140K to downtown St. Paul

Fireworks explode at the end of the National Anthem. #CrashedIce @redbullMSP #WinPolaris pic.twitter.com/G8sywPrI8g

— Mark J. Westpfahl (@MarkJWestpfahl) January 25, 2015

The finals of the Red Bull Crashed Ice competition brought an estimated 140,000 people to downtown St.

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Portlanders queue to pet cats at Purrington's

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN 6) — Portland’s first cat cafe’ opened Saturday to a line of people waiting to get in.

Purrington’s Cat Lounge in Northeast Portland provides a spot for people to come in and have a cup of coffee or a beer while petting cats that are up for adoption. 54 more words

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Tom Brady Needs To Come Clean About 'DeflateGate.'

Published By: 1World Online

It is never easy to admit when you’ve done something wrong. It is even harder to admit to guilt when all the evidence is in and you are very close to getting caught. 635 more words

Human Interest

Additional Blog Sites

I publish a few of additional blogs that may be of interest. Here a brief update of the links and a little about the content of each. 86 more words

Human Interest

Dan Lands His Dream Job

From the beginning, my dream job was to teach teachers.  After twenty plus years in public school classrooms in California, Arizona, New Hampshire, and Maine, I was fried.  1,512 more words

New England

Two Stories Shared

1. A Story Remembered

The well beckoned me. I stood over the opening, and starred into its watery depths.

I was thirty-five, pregnant, and exhausted- mentally, emotionally and physically. 599 more words

Fear