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Living the rural life and loving it

By Bruce Stambaugh

When fire destroyed my neighbor’s old bank barn a couple of years ago, all the firefighters could do was protect the outbuildings. The fully-involved structure burned to the ground. 566 more words


Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?

“There’s a little pressure in defending my title,” Fr. Rich Toohey of St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church said before squaring off against Fr. Jim Gutting of Holy Redeemer in Warren and Dr. 38 more words

Human Interest

Chance Encounters

Having lived in Australia and Vietnam I am well used to insects in there very many guises and have managed to find ways of keeping the house reasonably free of them with various spray etc. 1,405 more words

Costa Rica

State Democratic Candidates, Including US House and Senate, Converge On Warren

“You’re not going to get a better view of a candidate,” Jeff Eggleston, Democratic State Committee member, said of Saturday’s petition signing party at Vita Bella Caffe in downtown Warren. 19 more words


THROUGH MY LENS: barn at sunrise

Where I live wide-open, empty fields abound. You can look for what seems like miles and find nothing but grassy acres awaiting crops of corn, wheat, or hay. 140 more words