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WRIGHT WAY: The sum of good government
In his first inaugural address, U.S. President Thomas Jefferson said, “A wise and frugal government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, shall leave them otherwise free to regulate ...
Jun 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Jackie Robinson lives again?
“Who is Chadwick Boseman?” was the question of the day as 20 extras were invited to shoot a special scene with the co-star of Harrison Ford’s latest movie, “42,” about Jackie Robinson’s rookie year...
Jun 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library Corner: First Book Club discussion to be held on June 14, 1 p.m.
The summer reading program, “Dream Big … Read!” kickoff is set for June 9 at 2 p.m at the library. Calling all children, age birth through 12, to come to the library and enjoy games, stories, and t...
Jun 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: A drug-free world
A survey taken by the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University reported that more teens now say it's easier for them to get prescription drugs than it is to buy beer....
May 30, 2012 | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: The GPS of life
Having no sense of direction you would think I would be the first person to own a GPS in my car. Not so. I barely own a cellphone. I try not to be the first or the last to do anything. Besides, are...
May 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Our brain is mind-boggling
Did you know there are people who can remember every day of their lives? They can remember details of what they did and who they met every day of every year of their entire lives! Does that sound w...
May 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Marvel at the real Avengers
When Marvel’s “The Avengers” became the fastest movie ever to earn $200 million in three days and surpassed $1 billion worldwide in only 19 days, I was excited for a film that showcased some of my ...
May 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library Corner: Ruth Baumgardner to present program on English gardens
“A Taste of English Gardens” will be presented May 22 at 7 p.m. in the Cleveland Bradley Community Room by Master Gardener Ruth Baumgardner, owner of Mouse Creek Perennial Farms. Baumgardner has tr...
May 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Getting respect from others
When I was growing up my favorite stand-up comic was the king of one-liners, Rodney Dangerfield. “I don’t get NO respect!,” was his mantra. Anytime he appeared on a talk show I was glued to the TV,...
May 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: The truth about Bibles
Should personal taste in Bible translations be respected by others or is it acceptable to label other translations as perversions or a form of heresy? I could not escape this question as I was conv...
Apr 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
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