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October’s over – here comes November!

October’s over – here comes November!

Well the summer clothes are collecting dust and the winter clothes are in use again. I have even seen people in town wearing winter coats! I have to admit I…

First snow in Clare!

First snow in Clare!

Doesn’t that sound like a great headline? Unfortunately the reality, although beautiful, is that this is the beginning of our long, cold winter that is just around the corner now.…

Fall colors, writing and closing up the camper

It’s beautiful, and very colorful out there today and here I am (mostly) stuck inside on the computer. It is Business Profile time at the Review and that means an…

Mid October already

Mid October already

The 15th of October is tomorrow and 2016 is winding down. I’m not really sure where September went, after all, wasn’t it just August? Thanksgiving is coming up and Christmas…

It’s fall! The red (and yellow) leaves are coming!

It’s fall! The red (and yellow) leaves are coming!

It’s just amazing what a difference one week can make in the fall. October is really here now. Time to start thinking about football, witches and black cats, cooler days…

Murphy’s Law at the Maurers

You have heard that old saying, “If something can go wrong, it always will.” Well that is certainly true at the Maurers. For example, last Friday we decided to replace…

Another glorious weekend up north at the camper

Another glorious weekend up north at the camper

We just spent another much too-short weekend at our north woods retreat. I sure have enjoyed our little weekend get-aways this summer. We left Friday morning and all the way…

Telemarketers, phone scams and surveys

Working at home is enjoyable most of the time but it has its disadvantages. Guess it’s time for a “rant.” Tuesdays and Wednesdays are usually pretty busy days at the…

Just back from another great get-away weekend

Pat Maurer, Review Correspondent We just returned from a long, beautiful weekend at our camper near Roscommon. It was a bit sad since, although we will continue to enjoy our…

Labor Day – that means fall!

Labor Day – that means fall!

The weatherman may not be saying it, and these sunny warm days we have been having aren’t showing it, but you know that fall is in the air again. Labor…

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