Doris Haddock

08 Jul 19
Art Salazar

what a glorious day…Sunday was aptly named today…it was sun and blue skies and not a cloud in the sky…except maybe for the ICloud…it was glorious…getting up earlier than usual…Doris and I went to Portland to meet Patty and Gary coming from Bar Harbor to an AirBNB on Peaks for Doris’ birthday…and they found a […]

12 Jun 19
Som2ny Network

I toured the Moray Coast Scotland Friday 19th April 2019 , visiting various locations along the way, I enjoyed Cullen Harbour and its surrounding area , one of Scotland’s magnificent joys, I need to revisit as I am now aware I missed a few of its major attractions, any ways posting a few of my […]

11 Jun 19
Newsy Today

Baltimore County officials on Monday published an online interactive budget platform, where anyone can see information about the county's budget. In an email statement, Johnny Olszewski Jr, Baltimore County Executive, said, “The open budget platform provides unprecedented transparency for the County Baltimore budget process.” T The online tool allows users to search for specific programs, […]

07 Jun 19
Som2ny Network

I toured the Moray Coast Scotland Friday 19th April 2019 , visiting various locations along the way, I enjoyed Cullen Harbour and its surrounding area , one of Scotland’s magnificent joys, I need to revisit as I am now aware I missed a few of its major attractions, any ways posting a few of my […]

07 Jun 19
Som2ny Network

I toured the Moray Coast Scotland Friday 19th April 2019 , visiting various locations along the way, I enjoyed Cullen Harbour and its surrounding area , one of Scotland’s magnificent joys, I need to revisit as I am now aware I missed a few of its major attractions, any ways posting a few of my […]

05 Jun 19
Som2ny Network

I toured the Moray Coast Scotland Friday 19th April 2019 , visiting various locations along the way, I enjoyed Cullen Harbour and its surrounding area , one of Scotland’s magnificent joys, I need to revisit as I am now aware I missed a few of its major attractions, any ways posting a few of my […]

08 May 19
Braidwood Beginnings

Small towns make up for their lack of people by having everyone be more interesting.      Doris “Granny D” Haddock  “Weren’t you bored growing up in Braidwood?”  Never. Although I now hear from kids, “There is nothing to do.  I’m bored.” In metropolitan areas like Denver, Chicago, or Cleveland, it is impossible to fathom how a young person could […]

09 Mar 19
famousinfamousbirthsdeathsblog

Tsar Alexis I is the first of a few Russians to feature today given he entered the world in 1629. Red team member in Britain who was responsible for people scurrying around underground during the war – Ernest Bevin went uncontested in 1881. Next Russian, leading light in the Soviet government and old Bolshevik with […]

04 Mar 19

March 4 1791 – States begin to loosen property rights for voting Only white, male, property owners had the full slate of rights under the U.S. Constitution. Voting was only permitted originally by this small percentage of the population. Vermont was the first state to have no property requirements for voting, which joined the union […]

26 Feb 19
Dr. Roy Schestowitz (罗伊)

"courageous activism of Doris "Granny D" Haddock, who in her late eighties walked thousands of miles against the corrupting influence of big money in politics" https://www.commondreams.org/news/2019/02/25/citing-vision-granny-d-elizabeth-warren-vows-campaign-built-ideas-and-principles-not

25 Jan 19
Wausau Pilot & Review

Obituaries are a service of Brainard Funeral Home, with locations in Wausau and Weston. Charlotte Thomas Charlotte Ann (Eggebrecht) Thomas passed away on Jan. 23, 2019, at age 91. She was born on Oct. 6, 1927, to the late Arnold and Estella (Hoenish) Eggebrecht and married Wilfred Thomas on May 17, 1947. Being born and […]

24 Jan 19
mile high hallelujah

  In the Book of Ephesians, as in many other parts of Scripture, we get a view of something called the “Upside-down Kingdom” This is a term that I first heard when I came on staff with Christian Challenge at CU-Boulder. It was a concept that other staff members I served with, like Bobby Pruett and Derek […]

24 Jan 19
Flowers For Socrates

January 24th is Belly Laugh Day Cell Phone Recycling Day * Compliment Day Lobster Thermidor Day Peanut Butter Day _______________________________________ MORE! Hadrian, Signe Rink and Thurgood Marshall, click

24 Jan 19
famousinfamousbirthsdeathsblog

Chief wall builder, (and it’s not Donald before you ask), but Roman Emperor Hadrian who probably did the English a favour – starts today’s posting given he wasn’t boxed in from 73. Frederick II ‘The Great’ King of Prussia made it to Crown Prince a year after birth in 1712. Polymath who came up with […]

24 Jan 19
messymimi’s meanderings

(Because some people like Blogger and some like WordPress, i am putting the same content at both.  If you would prefer to read this on the other site, it is linked here.)     ***********************************         “Hand me a strip of tape, please — yes, that’s right, and I’ll need at least […]