I haven’t had a bathing suit in about two years. I had this one that I loved so much that it disappeared — and then I had my mom suit, the skirted thing with the pressure panels in all the right places. I threw that one away and I never bought another.
News reports out of Detroit last month told of the horrific torture and deaths of two children, aged 9 and 13, at the hands of their mother who then hid her crimes by placing their bodies in a freezer.
Have you ever bought a new computer or cell phone and then found out that a newer version was released the next week? With the rate of change in technology nowadays, it is difficult for anyone except the most dedicated tech fans to keep up.
As we have seen recently in Baltimore and other places, many of our inner cities are filled with abandoned buildings, high poverty rates, lousy school systems and very high unemployment, especially for young black males.
It's a good thing leaders in the state Senate have ordered their members to stay in session this summer to get a road funding deal done. The plan offered by their House counterparts recently indicates there is a lot of hard work ahead to bring lawmakers to a realistic solution.
With warmer weather ahead, many of us will be heading outdoors, with zoos being a popular attraction. The bloggers at John Ball Zoo have given us an insight into how much it costs to feed all of the animals that make up the Grand Rapids zoo.