Monthly Archives: January 2012

Mount Vernon's windows…

For a number of years I have always wondered why the West-front windows of Mount Vernon were off-set.  I found a “Ask Mount Vernon” link at George Washington’s Mount Vernon I sent the following note:  I’ve wondered, for several years, why … Continue reading

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An Excellent Exam

STUDENT WAS GIVEN 0% ON AN EXAM… I would have given him 100% Q1. In which battle did Napoleon die? * his last battle Q2. Where was the Declaration of Independence signed? * at the bottom of the page Q3. … Continue reading

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MEDIA RELEASE For more information and interview requests please contact: Leigh Allan, Marketing Director (937) 461-3823 ext. 3112 Or Kevin Moore, Producing Artistic Director ext. 3115 Human Race logo attached THE HUMAN RACE THEATRE ANNOUNCES ITS 2012-2013 SEASON … Continue reading

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Go see JERSEY BOYS at Schuster Center

I’ve never had the opportunity to see this musical, but have always been fascinated with it.  The music is incredible, and the arrangements for the musical are invigorating! Go see it!  Enjoy it!               … Continue reading

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ADOPTION: The Online Matching Event

Online Child Matching Event Hosted By A Family For Every Child REGISTER ONLINE NOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT FOR THIS EXCITING EVENT! We are excited to announce that we will be holding our first online matching event on January … Continue reading

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…The Wonderful Weekend of Rah's…

The weekend was a delightful world-wind of activity, all centered around music and friends! Friday evening after teaching, Quintin and I headed for Beavercreek High School where I served as a judge for the show choir’s invitational.  Friday was middle … Continue reading

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Research Opportunities at Wells Institute for Health Awareness

Tell them Darin sent you! Research Opportunities at Wells Institute Welcome to 2012.We at Wells Institute are excited about presenting new research opportunities in the area of Type 2 Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, Post Shingle Pain and more.If you are … Continue reading

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…Enter ANGELS, Stage-Right…

Since childhood I have always sensed energizing, protective, and unseen guiding presences in my life.  For several years a lovely lady visited me regularly during my sleep – or at least, what I thought was my sleep.  Today, at age … Continue reading

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Voices from the Past

Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Forward to a Friend Featured Artifact March on Washington Handbill The March on Washington, August 28, 1963, was the largest civil rights demonstration the nation had ever witnessed. Its speakers included A. … Continue reading

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Final Blog Entry for 2011…

“The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.” – Vince Lombardi Well, in 45 minutes the curtain will come down on 2011 and … Continue reading

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2011 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Syndey Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 53,000 times in 2011. If it were a … Continue reading

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