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Katie Couric should have NO regrets!

I’m sure Katie Couric isn’t giving up her ‘exclusive’ anchor desk just yet. With recent reports looming she has some regrets moving to CBS, I can’t help but wonder…WHY? She, more than anyone should know that this is a part of growth. Okay. So ratings are low. When you’re the new kid on the block that’s to be [...]

Katie Couric should have NO regrets!

I’m sure Katie Couric isn’t giving up her ‘exclusive’ anchor desk just yet. With recent reports looming she has some regrets moving to CBS, I can’t help but wonder…WHY? She, more than anyone should know that this is a part of growth. Okay. So ratings are low. When you’re the new kid on the block that’s to be [...]

Do Something this summer!

It’s funny to watch the summer camp buses pick up students on their last day of school. My mother told me that story and it tickles me because I am one of those parents who love summer and love camp more.   We’ve all heard the saying, "idol time is a devil’s playground." A wonderful site [...]

Do Something this summer!

It’s funny to watch the summer camp buses pick up students on their last day of school. My mother told me that story and it tickles me because I am one of those parents who love summer and love camp more.   We’ve all heard the saying, "idol time is a devil’s playground." A wonderful site [...]

This Shelf Has Games (Revisited)

I dusted this post off from the July 8, 2005 archives. It seems as though gaming in libraries is taking on new meaning and making great headway on library shelves. But while gaming appears to be a positive addition to the collection, I wonder if there are any naysayers out there worried about it taking over the interests in books [...]

This Shelf Has Games (Revisited)

I dusted this post off from the July 8, 2005 archives. It seems as though gaming in libraries is taking on new meaning and making great headway on library shelves. But while gaming appears to be a positive addition to the collection, I wonder if there are any naysayers out there worried about it taking over the interests in books [...]

Have you voted for the N7W?

***UPDATE: Voting is now closed. I finally was able to cast my vote. Were you?*** There are just 6 hours left to vote for the New 7 World Wonders.  The official ceremony is being held in Lisbon, Portugal on 07/07/07.  The only problem is EVERY TIME I try to access the N7W homepage to vote, "THIS [...]

Have you voted for the N7W?

***UPDATE: Voting is now closed. I finally was able to cast my vote. Were you?*** There are just 6 hours left to vote for the New 7 World Wonders.  The official ceremony is being held in Lisbon, Portugal on 07/07/07.  The only problem is EVERY TIME I try to access the N7W homepage to vote, "THIS [...]

Remember the Fairport 5 in your curriculum

To lose a child is the most devastating thing for a parent to face. My own parents suffered the tragic loss of my baby brother. They were never the same again. But I’m going to bet that everyone who reads this post knows of a young person who has either had a car accident, or [...]

Remember the Fairport 5 in your curriculum

To lose a child is the most devastating thing for a parent to face. My own parents suffered the tragic loss of my baby brother. They were never the same again. But I’m going to bet that everyone who reads this post knows of a young person who has either had a car accident, or [...]