Helen Kaminski

20 Jul 19
Sophie Greenberg, M.D.

I’d like to think I look glamorous in my hat, big sunglasses, and long sleeve UV protective shirt, but they also allow me to enjoy the outdoors safely.  I recommend a wide brim hat for coverage of ears and neck that is labelled as UV protective.  Sunglasses protect eyelid skin, which is very thin and […]

04 Jul 19
Lioness at Large

Reblogged from: Themis-Athena’s Garden of Books REPOSTING FOR UPDATED READING LIST — I can hardly believe it’s been a year since I started this.   Books read are checked off, with the year of reading added in parentheses (and with everything read prior to 2018 just marked like that, since 2018 was the year when […]

27 Jun 19
New York Theater

For the 19th year in a row, Bryant Park is the site of free lunchtime concerts by cast members of current Broadway (and some Off-Broadway) shows  on Thursdays in July and August between 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. This year’s offerings include an all Disney concert on July 25, the 2019 Tony-winning revival Oklahoma (August 8), […]

27 Jun 19
Winchell's Film Column

Today Vera Wang is 70, Janusz Kaminski is 60, Matthew Lewis is 30, and Chandler Riggs is 20. Today is also the birthday of Tobey Maguire, J.J. Abrams, Isabelle Adjani, Sam Claflin, Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Wagner Moura, Julia Duffy, Drake Bell, Ed Westwick, Courtney Ford, Shirley Anne Field, Kathryn Beaumont, Ross Perot, Jo Frost, Khloé […]

26 Jun 19
New York City Ticketron

How does one reconcile their love of Broadway musicals with the need to soak up as much sun as possible during these glorious days of summer? Broadway in Bryant Park has the answer to both of these needs. The summer series Broadway in Bryant Park continues its tradition again this year, offerings free concerts featuring […]

25 Jun 19
My Head Meets Heart Kits

“My mind is a garden, my thoughts are the seeds; my harvest will be either flowers or weeds.” ~ Mel Weldon Why not choose flowers? “Just as we teach about physical hygiene in the interest of good health, we now need to teach about mental and emotional hygiene.” ~ The Dalai Lama “Now” is the […]

21 Jun 19

    Be sure your student reads and listens to Today’s Daily Listening Assignment     • 1577 ~ Giovanni Del Turco, Composer • 1732 ~ Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, composer and 5th son of Johann Sebastian Bach • 1790 ~ Wilhelm Speyer, Composer • 1805 ~ Karl Friedrich Curschmann, Composer • 1846 ~ Adolphe Sax […]

24 May 19
JAMESTOWN, PA (MyValleyTributes) – Helen J. Plucinski, age 92, of 339 E. Jamestown Road, formerly of Espyville, passed away Wednesday evening, May 22, 2019 in St. Paul’s Continuing Care Community. She was born in Pittsburgh on October 11, 1926, a daughter of Zigmond and Joanna (Kaminski) Pawlowski. She was a 1943 graduate of Oliver High School, Pittsburgh. On October 5, 1946, Helen married Thaddeus “Ted” M. Plucinski, he passed away May 16, 2013. Helen was spiritual but not religious. She was loved by all who knew her. Her independent personality, sense of humor and strong spirit allowed her to be honest and caring and to touch others in personal, kind and meaningful ways. She lives on in all of our hearts. She is survived by her two sons, Michael Plucinski and his wife, Mindy, of Tampa, Florida and Mark Plucinski and his wife, Karen, of Cincinnati, Ohio; a daughter, Deborah Plucinski of Albion; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband. As per Helen’s wishes, cremation was chosen and there will be no services. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105. Arrangements entrusted to Loutzenhiser-Randall Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 416 Liberty Street, Jamestown.
04 May 19
Gents of Lancaster

  Lancaster is actually a really big county. A lot of our articles talk about Lancaster city and all it has to offer, but I moved closer to my work which is in Denver, PA (Still part of Lancaster County). If you continue on 272 you will pass Stoudt’s Brewery (another article to come) and […]

18 Apr 19
Access Genealogy

A complete listing of all available online Barnstable County Massachusetts cemeteries, with links to multiple cemetery transcriptions, gravestone photos, tombstone photos, official records, etc.

17 Apr 19

Information provided via USA Wrestling. Wrestlers with an Iowa tie designated in bold. Men’s Freestyle 57 kg 2018 Senior Men’s Freestyle World Team member – Thomas Gilman (Titan Mercury/Hawkeye WC) 2018 U23 Men’s Freestyle World Team member – Jack Mueller (Titan Mercury/Cavalier WC) 2018 Junior Men’s Freestyle World Team member – Daton Fix (Titan Mercury/Cowboy […]

10 Apr 19
The Opera Scribe

Tragédie en musique in 5 acts Composer: Jean-Philippe Rameau Libretto: Gentil-Bernard First performed: Académie royale de musique (1re salle du Palais-Royal), 24 October 1737 ; revised 1754 Of all Rameau’s operas, Claude Debussy most admired Castor et Pollux, and, on his deathbed, he regretted he was unable to attend a performance. Since 1903, Debussy had held […]