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Home Canner's Column: Preserve apples from Tennessee’s bounty
There’s nothing like a sweet, juicy apple, except maybe a jar of your cinnamon-scented spiced apple rings, served with ham. Or your apple chutney on the holiday goose. Or an apple tart at the summe...
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Library Corner: Career Coach to be at library on Monday
WestlawNext is the new easy-to-use database for patrons seeking legal information. The computers dedicated to legal research are located in the Law Library section in the Reference Area located on ...
Jul 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speaking on aging
How long do you hope to live — 70, 80, 90 or perhaps more than 100 years? A significant factor in our longevity is determined by our genes, so it’s important to pick the right parents. Choose paren...
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WRIGHT WAY: Have you lived before?
You may not believe in reincarnation, but how do you explain that curious déja vu feeling of having met a stranger before or having been somewhere you’ve never been before? While reincarnation is n...
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WRIGHT WAY: Behold — the God particle?
Scientists announced on July 4, 2012 they have verified the existence of a “God particle” which is believed to give mass to matter and holds the fabric of the physical universe together. The histor...
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Speaking on forgiveness
“I can’t do it. Not after what he did to me. Never, ever, will I forgive him.” “I’ll carry this to my grave. He will be sorry.” “I’ll never let him forget this. How could I?” “I’ll make certain he ...
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Library Corner: Creative Discovery Museum bringing ‘planetarium’ here
The Creative Discovery Museum will bring its inflatable planetarium to the library as part of the “Dream Big … Read” summer reading program on Friday. This program will introduce the concept of sta...
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Speaking on similarities
Question almost any young adults concerning what they want in a future marriage partner, similarity seems to be a consistent recurring theme. Like past generations, qualities such as kindness, cari...
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Canner's Column: When it’s good to be in a pickle
What’s a hamburger without sliced pickles? Or a pastrami on rye without a garlic dill? Whether it is sweet or dill, garlic or sour, is there anyone who doesn’t like pickles? Simply put, pickling ap...
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WRIGHT WAY: Legislating love and marriage?
Will you be surprised if governments legislate that same-sex couples can have all the legal rights and benefits that heterosexual couples have? Is it even anyone’s business what couples are allowed...
Jun 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
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