Enjoy your last day of spring


I heard on the news this a.m. that summer has descended upon us. Hey, not so fast!

According to my research, summer doesn’t officially begin until 7:09 p.m. this evening.  So we have another 12 hours of spring which I intend to thoroughly enjoy. I wish someone had told the thermometer – which is inching toward the mid 90s.  The good news is this summer is predicted to be cooler and rainier than normal, with the hottest

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Vote today and every day!

images Each year, Liberty Mutual provides football fans across the nation the opportunity to elect their coach as the Coach of the Year.

The 2010 selection process is under way, and the MSU Alumni Association is encouraging all Bulldog fans to cast their vote for Head Football Coach Dan Mullen.

The Coach of the Year is awarded to the college football coach who most embodies the characteristics of

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Early Light: What your name means


Today is March 12, 2010 and I just noticed that my forsythia has begun to bloom. Hooray,  Spring is only nine days away and did you know that today  is officially your “Middle Name Day.”

(Sidebar: Don’t forget to spring forward tomorrow when the time changes.)

Since my middle name is Emily I went to a website to find the background on this name which I never liked as a child – much preferring the more popular name of the 1950s – Linda.  Emily always reminded me of an old-maid cookie maker.

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