Reveling in Saturn’s beauty

Reveling in Saturn’s beauty

What stargazer, expert or novice, does not feel a thrill of anticipation as a telescope slowly turns to Saturn?The ringed planet is visible again in t...

April 2nd, 2019 |  


A grape day at the Yoder house

A grape day at the Yoder house

Today is one of those special days that makes me want to hang around Daniel as much as possible. It’s our wedding anniversary.Nine years ago we ...

April 2nd, 2019 |  


A previous article announced that I have retired from being an employee. I have been in the food service industry for over 50 years (yes, I think I st...

March 28th, 2019 |  



The forgotten

The forgotten

When Hurricane Michael hit the South in October 2018, it devastated Panama City, Florida, then it turned northeast and headed to Georgia. It crossed t...

March 27th, 2019 |  


Part 2: Celebrating spring

Part 2: Celebrating spring

Easter Sunday is rather late this year on April 19. In some ways, the celebration is a strange one. Why does the holiest of Christian holidays bounce ...

March 26th, 2019 |  


Additions to recording registry

Additions to recording registry

The Library of Congress had some big news this week with their announcement of the newest National Recording Registry additions. The Library of Congre...

March 23rd, 2019 |  


Everyone needs a real vacation

Everyone needs a real vacation

What is a vacation anyway? The dictionary says a vacation is: Freedom from work or study; a time of recreation. Being free from work sounds like what ...

March 20th, 2019 |  


Diet fads appear every January and February. By mid-March, many dieting attempts to control weight with cabbage, grapefruit or celery have been scrapp...

March 20th, 2019 |  


Part 1: The Vernal Equinox

Part 1: The Vernal Equinox

March 20 marks the day we rather arbitrarily call the first day of spring. Unfortunately, the weather we see on the ground and in the sky does not nec...

March 19th, 2019 |  


Try your hand at improv

Try your hand at improv

Are you a comedy buff? Do you love “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” Do you think quickly on your feet? The Delaware County District Library Oran...

March 16th, 2019 |