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Summertime – It is finally here — unless it snows —

Summertime – It is finally here — unless it snows  —

I know, summer doesn’t officially arrive for two and a half more weeks, but ours officially began last weekend with nice weather and our annual four-day mini vacation at the…

Time to remember…

Pat Maurer, Review Correspondent Monday is Memorial Day. To a lot of people it is just another holiday — a three day weekend. almost the end of school, and the…

May already blooming on by

May already blooming on by

May is already winding down with just a week and a half left in this most beautiful month of the year. There’s something to be said for every month of…

Mother’s Day is Sunday

Mother’s Day is Sunday

It doesn’t seem possible that it can be here again already, but it is. Wasn’t it just March? Suddenly the leaves are all out. Flowers are blooming and yes, the…

An interesting camping weekend

An interesting  camping weekend

Our first trip up to Roscommon to open up the camper didn’t go so well last weekend. We left early Friday and spent the day cleaning, getting rid of dead…

Small Business Week starts Monday

Small Business Week starts Monday

The head of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Administrator Linda McMahon recently announced that this year’s National Small Business Week will be held from April 30-May 6. Every year…

Bugs and critters abound, spring is here!

Bugs and critters abound, spring is here!

Spring is officially here. Jack is outside spraying around the house to stop a colony of those itty-bitty ants from trying to move in with us. The field mice have…

A look at the internet news this week

A look at the internet news this week

United: Fly the friendly skies? United has an interesting way of “paring” their overbooked planes. If a passenger won’t agree to a stipend and a later flight, why, just beat…

Cruisin’ thru Facebook

Cruisin’ thru Facebook

Often I hear that being on Facebook is a waste of time, but I find it infinitely interesting and sometimes funny or uplifting. There are many things I don’t like…

April, that wonderful muddy month is here again

April, that wonderful muddy month is here again

March is heading out like a lion this year. Jack tells me we are supposed to get about a half inch of snow tomorrow night (Thursday) then rain again, about…