Friday, 16 August 2019 17:47

Bikers for Boobs

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Twelve and a half years ago, on April 9th, 2007, I was cured of Prostate Cancer.  The disease was caught very early and at age 52, the best chance of the cancer not to return was to have a nerve sparing radical prostatectomy.  One week later, my surgeon called me…
Thursday, 15 August 2019 17:48

Let's Go To The County Fair

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Growing up in Mid-Missouri and living in the County Seat of Audrain County, I always loved going to the county fair.  In a town of 10,000 people the fair was a BIG DEAL.  There were the rides, the fair food and always something going on in the Grandstand.  Back in…
Wednesday, 14 August 2019 15:13

Akron's First Pizza Fest

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In our never ending quest to get one year's worth of outdoor events into the 3 months we in northeast Ohio call Summer (remember Mother Nature robbed us of June), here is a new festival to add to the list of outdoor things to do.  This one will happen Labor…
Tuesday, 13 August 2019 16:25

I Love To Fly

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I love to fly.  From turboprop passenger planes in the 1960's, when the cockpit doors usually were open and kids like me had a chance to meet the pilots while they were in flight.  I will always remember one pilot who explained the radar screen as "Cowboys and Indians".  Then…
Monday, 12 August 2019 16:19

Akron Zoo Wild for Wine

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The Akron Zoo has many things to offer to the people of northeast Ohio and it is one of my favorite places to visit.  Of course they have great educational programs for children.  Perhaps you have a child or grandchild who has participated in one the many opportunities for kids,…
This year is the 50th Anniversary of the Woodstock Music and Art Fair that took place August 15th through the 17th, 1969, in Bethel, New York.  I would be lying to you if I said I was there.  Acutally I was in my hometown of Mexico, MO awaiting my 14th…