Monthly Archives: July 2012

Twenty One and all in the front.

A buddy of mine and I went to Great America yesterday and that is how many times we rode a thrill ride. And yes, they were all in the front seat! The hot weather made for a smaller-than-usual crowd, and … Continue reading

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RIP Donald J. Sobol

I grew up on his Encyclopedia Brown series. Besides being entertaining tales, they also helped teach me to look around and question things…like why are penguins next to a polar bear? Reading his obit I discovered that the first book … Continue reading

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Ah! Young love!

From the Portage Daily Register: Police Notebook for Friday, July 13, 2012 Information is taken from the records of the Portage Police Department and does not represent a comprehensive list of police department activity. Each individual named in this report … Continue reading

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“Ben Franklin Acquires Electricity”

  Benjamin has always been one of my favorite of the Founding Fathers. Having read many articles/stories/books about him (as well as written by him) ever since I’ve been able to read I gotta say that the while the above … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. That to secure these rights, … Continue reading

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