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Well, I’m beginning to think Italian thoughts, as we get organized for our trip this spring.  The other day I felt the “Spring trajectory” cross the “Italian trajectory” in my head and…presto…RISOTTO!  441 more words

County Durham Day and why I think it is important

Today, the 20th March is County Durham Day. It was picked to coincide with St Cuthbert’s day, St Cuthbert having played an important role in the history of the County. 771 more words


The Church Street Bridge

Ellen Stevens and a group of citizens is working on saving the beautiful Church Street Bridge.  It was built in 1928 and designed by then Salem bridge engineer R.A.Furrow, one-time colleague of well-known bridge designer Conde McCullough.  208 more words

Think Locally, Globally

Buying, eating and supporting local products and businesses is one of the trademark qualities of living a simple, healthy, mindful and environmentally friendly life. For some who take it to greater extremes, staying local is just as important. 1,356 more words

Entrepreneur Arbitrage Spreads and The Commonality Of Locality

There is a great book that was written in 2000 by Amar Bhide called “The Origin and Evolution of New Businesses.”

In “The Origin and Evolution of New Businesses,” Bhide’s research showed that almost all businesses are started to take advantage of an arbitrage spread and in “ 1,020 more words

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