Monday, November 23, 2015
Journeys Into Yearning for Music From the Organ

Yearning for Music From the Organ

Here is an interesting piece from 2009 CBS Sports asking what had become of the organs that once were regularly heard at NHL arenas. Though a bit more organ music can be heard today, we still miss what used to be. A great piece – credit to CBS Sports: Posted on: November 17, 2009 4:01 pm Read Article

Posted by: Admin November 23, 20157:22 pm
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Journeys Into Passing: Bert Olmstead

Passing: Bert Olmstead

It’s been a year of passings for many a former NHL great If one includes late last Fall the list includes Gilles Tremblay, Jean Beliveau, Al Abour, Chico Maki, Marcel Pronovost , Elmer Lach, Jimmy Roberts, and now Bert Olmstead, who died on November 16 at age 89. Olmstead played for Canadiens, Chicago and Toronto. He was Read Article

Posted by: Admin November 18, 20159:53 pm
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Journeys Into ADAPTING FOR SUCCESS IN A CHANGING WORLD: CHOICES, MEANING & ANCHORS

ADAPTING FOR SUCCESS IN A CHANGING WORLD: CHOICES, MEANING & ANCHORS

We do not generally write of world events here. We will not now either. But a couple of references in articles dealing with recent events in Paris did strike us for their applicability beyond these current events. A newspaper columnist in addressing the issue of “A religious answer to religious extremism (Looking at the texts)”, Read Article

Posted by: Admin November 17, 20156:25 pm
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Journeys Into The Classic Coca-Cola Bottle Turns 100

The Classic Coca-Cola Bottle Turns 100

It was on November 16, 1915 that a glass company in Terre Haute, Indiana filed a patent for a glass soda bottle.  It looked a bit different from the bottles of other drinks at the time: thinner at the bottom, but thicker through the middle, with rounded ridges tracing the bottle’s length. To this day, the Coca-Cola bottle Read Article

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Monday, November 16, 2015
Journeys Into Beers for Thanksgiving

Beers for Thanksgiving

Turkey, stuffing, sweet potatoes. I am putting on weight just thinking about it. Anyway what better to wash it all down than a good glass of beer ? OK, cider is pretty good too (So is a galss of wine). Here is a list of what an expert was saying last year. We share it Read Article

Posted by: Admin November 16, 20156:41 pm
Monday, November 16, 2015
Journeys Into Paying Tribute to Paris

Paying Tribute to Paris

A gathering for a vigil in front of the French Consulate in Montreal on November 14. McGill College Ave. was filled with people who came to show their support for the French nation after the attacks that took place in Paris on Friday Nov. 13.   ShareFollow

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Thursday, November 12, 2015
Journeys Into Remembrance Day from a Hockey Corner

Remembrance Day from a Hockey Corner

A day to recall and honour. And, in the midst of many chilling and powerful pieces here are two from a hockey perspective: 1. From Stu Cowan of the Montreal Gazette: When Canadian hockey fans today hear about the Miracle on Ice, their thoughts probably go back to the 1980 Lake Placid Olympics when Team USA — made up Read Article

Posted by: Admin November 12, 201512:02 am