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Parents of Sandburg Freshmen-Top 10 things you need to know

  It can be an exciting(and stressful) time in our lives, sending our eldest off to a new school to embark on the next level of their educational careers. That was me three years ago (and two years ago, and … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Whitney Houston

Her voice was like no other.  Her songs bring me back to various times in my childhood and the news of her death just made me shake my head.

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Snow Much Fun!

I don’t know about the rest of you, but I am super excited about the news of the long-awaited arrival of a real snowfall!  There is just something about the way the snow blankets everything, making even the simplest of backyard … Continue reading

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Children First: Rally Brings Together Parents, Citizens and Teachers

Last night over 200 people gathered at the Administration building for a rally before the negotiation meeting took place.  I was there and was immediately impressed with the community togetherness that was displayed by the simple act of standing for … Continue reading

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Osama, Obama Word To Your Mama Drama

  It started with a late night phone call from my sister who sounded disturbed.  She said that Osama Bin Ladin had been killed.  I was still half asleep and replied “What? Obama?” “No” She said “Osama, not Obama.  Obama … Continue reading

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Pepper Spray + 8 year old=WTF???

  This morning I stumbled upon an article in the Associated Press about a young boy who was pepper sprayed at school.  I have to admit that at first I chuckled because my warped mind went directly to the scene in  … Continue reading

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Obama 2012

Well, it is official, the re-election campaign has been announced and here it is…….The 2012 Obama campaign launch video. Video:youtube BarackObamadotcom Forgive me if I am not too excited this time around…..promises, promises…..Yawn.

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Farewell to Elizabeth Taylor

The Hollywood Legend died today at the age of 79. This video made me smile while remembering this beautiful and gifted actress.  It is from her November 1954 appearance on the program “What’s My Line?”. And another from “A Place … Continue reading

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