3:00 PM Jan 8, 2014
There was a silver lining for me during this week’s nasty winter storm. I didn’t have to drive to work early in the morning.
12:00 PM Jan 7, 2014
Seventy-nine years ago, on Jan. 8, 1935, a baby boy was born in a two-room house in the poorest section of Tupelo, Miss. The house was popularly called a “shotgun shack” because you could fire a bullet from the front doorway and the bullet would fly out the back without hitting anything.
3:03 PM Jan 3, 2014
If you're old enough, recall the Vietnam War demonstrations, White House in the background, young protesters chanting "Hell, no! We won't go!"
3:58 PM Jan 2, 2014
I got a new job last spring, which turned my three-minute commute into 30 minutes.
4:00 PM Dec 31, 2013
Like millions of Americans, I will light the fire and turn on the TV for the bowl games on Jan. 1, especially the Rose Bowl when this Wolverine will become a Spartan for a day.
3:00 PM Dec 30, 2013
This is the time of the year that many of us start to think about making our New Year resolutions.
1:56 PM Dec 27, 2013
For the past several years, the Tri-Cities Historical Museum has displayed a 1940s Nativity Scene in its front window during the holiday season.
3:00 PM Dec 26, 2013
Consider the size of an atom and a quark inside that atom. A quark is a particle contained inside an atom; one of many particles contained in an atom. It is very tiny.
3:00 PM Dec 24, 2013
This Christmas break, with final exams finally in the rear view, a friend and I decided to bump classic 1960s and '70s British rock band The Who through a pair of Yamaha speakers in my apartment.
3:00 PM Dec 20, 2013
Despite the cold December, it’s not hard to remember the hot summer days on Lake Michigan beaches. Sunsets and the evening breeze as you stroll the pier, the cool sand of a shaded Hoffmaster dune.

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