Ivy Park

13 Oct 18
J.C.Briggs

Their way lay through a deep and shady wood cooled by the light wind which gently rustled the thick foliage … The ivy and moss crept in thick clusters over the old trees and the soft green turf overspread the ground like a silk mat. They emerged upon an open park with an ancient hall […]

10 Dec 18
Lowes Travels

When we planned this route last year, we thought most of the bad storms occurred in the Spring months.  But it turns out that Fall can be equally nasty – as we found out firsthand.  Well, now we know! It didn’t help that we added a couple hundred miles to our route so we could […]

10 Dec 18
The Media Tourist

Julia Roberts & Lucas Hedges anchor drama in stirring family addiction tale Ben is Back Starring Julia Roberts & Lucas Hedges Directed by Peter Hedges R In the opening scene, we see and hear a church choir singing “In the Bleak Midwinter,” rehearsing for an upcoming Christmas Eve performance. The midwinter setting of this movie […]

10 Dec 18
Russia News Now

The November 2018 election resulted in small but important victories for the American people and the progressive movement in the United States. Democrats won a majority in the House of Representatives and flipped seven governorships. In the Deep Red South, Beto O’Rourke came close to beating the reactionary incumbent Senator Ted Cruz in Texas, and […]

10 Dec 18
The Hawk Talk

While many UHS students go to WVU after graduation, there are a variety of in-state colleges, out-of-state colleges, and other forms of post-secondary education available for consideration. Below are some spotlights. Some In-State Universities Alderson Broaddus University – Philippi, WV Private, American Baptist Total Enrollment of 1,000 Acceptance Rate: 41% Application Deadline: Aug. 25 Fairmont […]

10 Dec 18
Un Vaillant Martien

A huge thank you to everyone who entered the 2018 Photographer of the Year. Judging is underway and the winners will be announced in late January. Here are some entries: Nathan Shafter, A week in United States National Parks — – — Yuet Yee Wong, Travel — – — David Malikoff, Lion — – — […]

09 Dec 18
JACN

December 9th 2018 Today I got back from three days in Bath. I’ve basically done nothing but eat out and drink gin all weekend. The places we went for food/drink in the last few days include: Boston Tea Party, Amarone, The Ivy, Dyrham Park, Hai Na, Colonna & Smalls, King William, among others. My wallet […]

09 Dec 18
suffolkvicar

A short humurous sketch based on the names of carols and the story of the Innkeeper of Bethlehem

09 Dec 18
Augusta Free Press

Today’s UVA basketball game against VCU at John Paul Jones Arena will start as scheduled at 1:30 p.m. The sidewalks around JPJ will be maintained throughout the day. Parking in the Emmet/Ivy Garage today will be free to allow fans to have an option to park under cover.

09 Dec 18
Social Issues in the United States

When we hear the names Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, and Rosa Parks, we think of an era long bygone in which black Americans faced immense struggles just to be seen as equal. We see many of the most important individuals in the Civil Rights movement as heroes, when in reality they were citizens, just […]

09 Dec 18
Ed B on Sports

Jodie Comer was born on March 11, 1993 in Liverpool, Merseyside, England. She is an actress, known for Killing Eve (2018), Doctor Foster (2015) and Thirteen (2016). Born: March 11, 1993 in Liverpool, Merseyside, England, UK Actress (24 credits)  2018 Snatches: Moments from Women’s Lives (TV Mini-Series) Linda – Bovril Pam (2018) … Linda  2018 […]

09 Dec 18
myyearabroad136

We were now a week into our Eurotour, and had seen parts of France, Monaco, and now Italy, after finishing Eurotour Pt 1. By this time, we had come to know the interior of the double-decker bus very well, and I had already been pokered-out and had moved from the ‘poker table’ to sit beside the […]

09 Dec 18
Passion...unbridled

I. The aspiring writer She toiled away at writing, without being inspired To be a published author was what her heart desired Words she could arrange, but she had no story to tell Without a strong story, all ideas fell Down the route of wishful thinking  She despaired, she saw her dream sinking.. Her life […]

09 Dec 18
mjbreviewers

Here is a list of some of the new releases for the week of December 9th, 2018. I am going to divide the list into 4 days because there are so very many of them for this week. Today is the first day of my list for this week. Hope you find some selections for […]