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American Shakespeare Center: They Had Me at Gummy Bears

We do it with the lights on!

Don’t freak out. I haven’t suddenly lost all my senses and decided to turn this into some TMI blog about the intimate parts of my personal life. 1,705 more words

Outside the Comfort Zone

More often than not people remain inside this little box called their comfort zone. This by no means is a large expansive area, it is rather a moderately sized room with a couch, table, light, and perhaps a small bookshelf filled with books, but only books you’ve already read of course. 533 more words

Im-Politic: Ensnared in the History Wars

I finally had my own personal brushes with the History Wars this past week, receiving a first-hand reminder of the complications entailed in presenting the American past with accuracy and therefore with true integrity. 1,011 more words

2Q 2017 Real Estate Market Recap: Augusta County, Staunton, & Waynesboro

Second Quarter 2017 in the greater Augusta County area displayed promising activity across the board. The continued available housing inventory crunch has many buyers and their agents in a tailspin, with sellers reaping the rewards. 469 more words


Dozens of Antique Vehicles Destroyed by Overnight Fire

STAUNTON, Ill. (AP) – Dozens of antique vehicles were destroyed when a fire swept through a garage outside the southern Illinois community of Staunton.

Staunton Fire Protection District Chief Rick Haase says about a third of the building that served as Country Classic Cars’ showroom and warehouse was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived late Tuesday. 106 more words


Mountain Trip 2017

Whew!  We had a quite a fun-filled trip to the mountains of Virginia.  We have several family members who are in the Staunton area, so a long summer trip has been on my agenda for some time.   630 more words

Weekend Fun

The Frontier Culture Museum-One Heck of a Pit Stop!

As we traveled home from Colonial Williamsburg, we decided to break the trip up and try to stop somewhere halfway through. I had bookmarked some interesting attractions in Virginia and noted the Frontier Culture Museum. 1,127 more words