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Shut The Front Door!

It’s October, not August. Westporters are turning our thermostats up, not down.

But it’s never too early to think about that scourge of summer: Main Street stores that throw their front doors open, wasting enormous air-conditioning energy in the belief that customers will not come in if they have to actually open the door. 188 more words

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Some views of downtown Amman

It’s very difficult to upload photos on here from the shotty wifi signal I’m stealing off my very kind neighbors. So here are three:
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Last night, we decided to go downtown for dinner. “Downtown for dinner” in Amman is NOT like “downtown for dinner” in Toronto. In Toronto, I would dress up. 280 more words

Haunts Around San Diego County

I am a big wimp when it comes to anything scary. I know.. I know.. they are just people in costume, but it still scares the living bejesus out of me. 463 more words

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Happy Canadian Thanksgiving!

On the occasion of Canadian Thanksgiving, Caroline and Gary, chairs of the Canada Booth at the International Festival would like to thank (profusely) the volunteers who hosted the booth with great enthusiasm over the last three days: … 86 more words