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Peter Cushing, and the Calendar Girls

This is the true story about one of the strangest things that has ever personally happened to me. The odds of this incident must be 10 billion to 1. 371 more words


Cataloging Cushing's Patients

The Cushing/Whitney Medical Library is pleased to announce the completion of a grant funded to catalog 2,600 glass plate negatives from the Cushing Brain Tumor Registry.  307 more words



Christina Baker Kline, author of Orphan Train, has eclipsed that acclaimed novel with her latest, A Piece of the World.   This marvelous work of historical fiction is a priority read adding illuminating context to the story behind America’s most famous painting , … 118 more words


Bigger, better and Daleks - Invasion Earth: 2150 A.D. (1966)

These days, the gap between TV and films is not as great a divide as it used to be. Production standards have risen to the point where TV programs increasingly look and feel like films; only the grandest of Hollywood blockbusters have a scale and scope that TV can’t emulate. 1,007 more words

Maine Staycation

One of the perks of being a teacher is the time off that we have! The past couple of Aprils, Andrew and I have gone to Europe, but between bachelorette parties, weddings and visits with friends out of state we decided that we didn’t need to go abroad this year *sigh*. 659 more words


Taywone McNack and the resurgence of McLain wrestling

Taywone McNack is going to abstain from barbeque — but only until Sunday.

McNack, a McLain senior fresh off a regional championship, is headed back the Class 4A state wrestling tournament this weekend. 647 more words

High School Sports

Tips & Tricks: Storing Dyes

This month, Ania is offering a few tips on storing your dyes with efficiency, and to help access the colors you need as quickly as you can. 772 more words

Rug Hooking