Earlier this week, in between the much-appreciated & simultaneously disagreeable-to-hiking rain storms, I took my dogs out for a wildflower sight-seeing hike. We went to a close, common hike for us, ...
Nine people shot to death at a family restaurant .
Dozens of others stabbed, beaten, and seriously injured.
Over 100 guns recovered.
Sounds like one of the ...
Last Tuesday (April 28), we drove up to Avalanche and then walked up the road to Red Rock Falls. The photos are below the Orange Snow Bank:
On Friday morning, Baltimore City State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby announced that the death of Freddie Gray has been ruled a homicide and that criminal charges will be pursued.
Freddie Gray in the hospital after surgeries attempting to save his life
Exactly what is it about being conservative that makes one want to lie about young black men who have been killed by police?
Robert Reich writes Why So Many Americans Feel So Powerless :
As I travel around America, I’m struck by how utterly powerless most people feel.
The companies we work for, the businesses we buy ...
It was one helluva an election season on the shores of Lake Michigan. Last summer I was brimming with optimism. The Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) had people out canvassing the neighborhoods. CTU ...
Warning: This diary contains a sad story of murder and violent domestic abuse against a woman.
The more one researches family history, the more likely one is to find terrible things. Months ago I ...
The 2015 EPIC Glacier National Park Meet Up will be held on June 26, 27, 28 . We’ll center the activities out of the Apgar area on the west side of the Park.
Since there are some people who seem to want another EPIC Glacier National Park meetup, this is the official call for such an event. The most important thing to decide in the near future is when and ...