Saturday, November 26, 2016
Journeys Into Passing:  Florence Henderson

Passing: Florence Henderson

To many she was the Mom they wished they had. Florence Henderson who died on November 26 had a long and varied career. But she will always be best remembered as Carol Brady, the Mom on TV’s Brady Much. Some found the program too saccharine and full of sunshine. Though I was older than the Read Article

Posted by: Admin November 26, 20168:45 pm
Saturday, November 26, 2016
Journeys Into Passing: Ralph Branca

Passing: Ralph Branca

Ralph Branca, the Brooklyn Dodger who gave up one of the “shot Heard around the world” home run to Bobby Thompson died on November 23. He was 90. Branca had to live with the stigma of that game, but took it with good cheer. He was described by those who knew him as quality person. Read Article

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Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Journeys Into A Timeless Thanksgiving Story

A Timeless Thanksgiving Story

There’s the classic Thanksgiving dinner – turkey and the trimmings. Then there other Thanksgiving holiday classics – the Macy’s Parade, Football in Detroit (and Dallas), the National Dog Show, Miracle on 34th Street. As a kid, in our neighborhood we used to play a “Turkey Bowl” – 3 or kids throwing a football. We share Read Article

Posted by: Admin 9:21 pm
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Journeys Into A Thanksgiving Wish

A Thanksgiving Wish

A thankful Thanksgiving to you and those dear to you.   ShareFollow

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Friday, November 11, 2016
Journeys Into Passing: Leonard Cohen

Passing: Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen, the hugely influential Canadian singer and songwriter whose work spanned five decades, died at the age of 82. Wrote Rolling Stone of the Westmount, Quebec born Cohen: Cohen was the dark eminence among a small pantheon of extremely influential singer-songwriters to emerge in the Sixties and early Seventies. Only Bob Dylan exerted a Read Article

Posted by: Admin November 11, 20162:30 am
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Journeys Into Unusual US polling places include beauty salons, laundromats

Unusual US polling places include beauty salons, laundromats

Americans typically vote in schools and government buildings, but not everyone. The US Election Assistance Commission suggests that a polling place “should be located close to major traffic arteries for easy access.” There’s nothing in the guidelines to stop election officials from picking restaurants, garages, or laundromats, and sometimes that’s exactly where voting takes place Read Article

Posted by: Admin November 8, 20163:07 pm