Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Journeys Into No Third Jerseys for 2017-18

No Third Jerseys for 2017-18

We are traditionalists, but it seems we have grown attached to some of the third jerseys in the NHL. So it will be interesting to see what becomes of NHL fashion after it was announced that there will be no third jerseys next year. Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports that all NHL teams Read Article

Posted by: Admin January 11, 201711:31 pm
Sunday, January 8, 2017
Journeys Into Warm Hot Beer

Warm Hot Beer

“Ice Cold Beer” are those infamous words uttered by vendors at the ballpark. Beer ads routinely speak of “cold, refreshing tastes”. Where we sit it is cold – I do not need to hear about ice cold beer in the middle of January. It got us to thinking about the notion of warm beer. In Read Article

Posted by: Admin January 8, 20179:40 pm
Sunday, January 8, 2017
Journeys Into “Being Canadian” in 2017

“Being Canadian” in 2017

The question of what it means to be Canadian is taking on a prominent role again. 2017 marks the 150th anniversary of Confederation, and all things Canadian will be in the spotlight. Moreover, events around the world have folks again contemplating Canada’s role in the world order, as well as what makes Canada the unique Read Article

Posted by: Admin 7:44 pm
Sunday, January 8, 2017
Journeys Into Celebrating what it means to be Canadian in 2017

Celebrating what it means to be Canadian in 2017

It’s such an easy question to ask and it is indeed frequently posed. The answer, however, is ever evolving and elusive. Now, it is a question again in the spotlight as Canada enters its 150th year – What does it mean to be Canadian ? One can see the question be asked in a number Read Article

Posted by: Admin 7:41 pm
Sunday, January 8, 2017
Journeys Into How Canada Has Celebrated Major Milestone Birthdays Past

How Canada Has Celebrated Major Milestone Birthdays Past

Canada’s 150th anniversary celebration looks to be like none to date. Historically,  the enactment of the British North America Act, 1867 (today called the Constitution Act, 1867), which confederated Canada, was celebrated on July 1, 1867, with the ringing of the bells at the Cathedral Church of St. James in Toronto and “bonfires, fireworks and Read Article

Posted by: Admin 7:38 pm
Sunday, January 8, 2017
Journeys Into “The Waffle House Index” that Protects Us From Natural Disaster

“The Waffle House Index” that Protects Us From Natural Disaster

CBS News recently ran an interesting  posting about little known facts about fast food eateries. We do not visit these places as we once did – doctor’s orders. But this tidbit grabbed our attention. Apparently, Waffle House, roadside fixture in many parts of the country, remains open not only for business purpose, but also on Read Article

Posted by: Admin 7:19 pm
Sunday, January 8, 2017
Journeys Into Hockey (Golden) Seals Honored

Hockey (Golden) Seals Honored

They were variously called the Oakland Seals, California Seals and California Golden Seals. Their time in the NHL was a colorful one but not necessarily successful either on the ice or off. Until recently the Bay Area’s first NHL team was largely overlooked or forgotten. But now they have finally received some much deserved recognition. Read Article

Posted by: Admin 7:02 pm