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Coupe Round 1 - À bout de souffle

Among the more consistent frustrations the past few years has been Red Star’s complete inability to make the Coupe de la Ligue matter, or at least be enjoyable – after both 2015’s first round exit at the hands of AJ Auxerre and last year’s particularly annoying implosion against Paris FC, we comforted ourselves by brushing off the competition all together, falling into the comfort of “now we can focus on league play,” etc. 492 more words

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A Hot Day in Naples

It is 36º in Naples. Far too hot for DonQui to consider doing much of anything at all.

Fortunately his hotel — the rather nice… 491 more words


Fat Man and Little Boy

There’s a sharp contrast in Paris, between an earth-shaking amount of cash pumping up from Qatar toward a future we can’t yet properly conceptualize, and a relegation provoked by a slog of a season that inadvertently reorients the future toward a long absent history. 822 more words

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Initial plans unveiled for the Excelsior Commons

Community for the Commons hosted a July 19 presentation and asked for community input on possible design options for the Commons Park in Excelsior.

To view the entire presentation, 123 more words

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Marshall Excelsior Acquires Koch & Associates

ST. LOUIS, July 27, 2017 (STL.NEWS) — Marshall Excelsior Company, a Harbour Group company, acquired the assets of Koch & Associates, Inc., Jeff Fox, Harbour Group’s chairman and chief executive, announced today. 10 more words

Work trip

Just a short entry with some photos from my long weekend in Hong Kong. Had been there to attend an event on Thursday and had the rest of Friday to Sunday free (I did, of course, had to work lol). 428 more words


5 ways to challenge your writing, "Excelsior!" - guest blog post by Joan Leotta

Onward and upward. I don’t recall all of the Longfellow poem, “Excelsior” but I do know it deals with a young man, who in face of bad weather continues onward and upward into the Alps with a flag emblazoned with the word, “Excelsior!” The Italian Alpine society was so impressed with this 19thc poem that the young man’s banner word became part of their motto. 748 more words

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