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When Your Little Girl Says It’s Cold In Illinois
My oldest is a grad student at the University of Illinois in Urbana, IL.   Apparently this is not only a Big 10 school, it's also a cultural hub for Opera singers. Kimberly is a New England girl through and through living in the heartland now...
Bugs Bugs Bugs And More Bugs Return To The Maine State Museum
September 12th, bugs will flood the Maine State Museum in Augusta.  This is a fascinating exhibit that is free to attend.  Even if you suffer from some form of bug-phobia, it's worth attending.  I did last year and conquered my spider fear and held a tarantula...and lived to talk…
Should Public Schools Require Uniforms?
Interesting question.  Should public schools in Maine require kids to wear a uniform?  Clearly, uniforms are popular throughout the country because every store I go into has a section that sells the khaki or navy pants and the white shirts.  I often wonder, why don't we enforce t…

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