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After the Eclipse

I didn’t expect it in the months of anxiety preceding the eclipse, when I feared my glasses might not be certified, when the weather forecast called for rain, or when I drove six hours to place myself in the path of totality. 1,000 more words

Last Alaskan Cruise Stop--Victoria

Our last stop on the Alaskan cruise was in Victoria, British Columbia–the southernmost major city of Western Canada. Victoria is in the top 20 of world cities for quality of life and it was easy to see why. 323 more words


Fireworks Friday Night

Steve and went down to the North Side Friday night. The Pirates game had started at 7:00 but we went to dinner at Atria’s watching the game against St. 75 more words


Street Culture in San Ramon

First to come through are the saints, then the oxcarts, and if that weren’t enough luminaries, flags and bands are to follow.  If the Olympics were ever hosted in San Ramon, then this would be the mammoth opening parade ceremony.   1,001 more words

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Private fireworks display on Sauvie Island raises concerns

A fireworks display on Sauvie Island hosted by a private company last weekend raised resident concerns about air quality, safety and the permitting process for fireworks displays in the midst of fire season. 12 more words

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Magic Kingdom Fireworks & Family Fun

In our latest YouTube video, we get a hiccup in our evening when the Monorail goes down. We must wait in line for a boat to transport us from the Polynesian Village Resort to the Magic Kingdom. 147 more words