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Summer is slipping away…once again

Summer is slipping away…once again

The older I get, the faster the time seems to go by. Still, it’s hard to believe that the summer season is two-thirds over already. August is here. Farwell’s Lumberjack…

Adop-A-Pet

Adop-A-Pet

Reggie, dog #258D18 was adopted out by someone who was gone 12 hours a day and had to bring him back to us because of separation anxiety. He is about…

Let’s back off the ugliness

Let’s back off the ugliness

Can’t we all just get along? I’ve been a keen watcher of political discourse since I was 10-years-old and NEVER, I mean NEVER, have I experienced such a polarized nation.…

A busy week…and a little fun with the grandbaby

A busy week…and a little fun with the grandbaby

Lots and lots of articles to write this week didn’t stop me from taking time out to enjoy a little “baby fun” when our great-grandson Marlon and his Mom, granddaughter…

School days are coming

School days are coming

Don’t look now, but summer is passing quickly and the start of school is within sight. For students, we begin on Monday, August 27th with a half day. As is…

Adopt A Pet

Adopt A Pet

This handsome baby is kitten #025K18, who came into the shelter with his three sisters (022, 023 & 024K18) and his momma (085C18). Like his sisters he is a little shy…

Detroit Dentist Gives People A Reason To Smile

Detroit Dentist Gives People A Reason To Smile

Dr. Timothy Kosinski is a dentist with a passion for making people smile. With so many people working in careers that they loathe or simply could care less about, Dr.…

Alcohol Is Causing A Surge In Liver Disease-Related Deaths, Study Shows

Alcohol Is Causing A Surge In Liver Disease-Related Deaths, Study Shows

Deaths from liver disease are on the rise in the U.S. and drinking is largely to blame. According to a study published Wednesday, July 18, in the British Medical Journal,…

Torrid heat makes me yearn for Greenland

Torrid heat makes me yearn for Greenland

Outrageous. That is what I call this incessant heatwave that engulfed us in June and now is carrying on into July. Since summer officially started less than a month ago,…

Summer is now half over

Summer is now half over

If summer really starts on Memorial Day and ends on Labor Day (according to the Maurer calendar), I figure that it is now about half over…already. Meanwhile, the heatwave that…