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Powerful words

Not once, but twice, in the same day — June 26, 2015.

Remarkable in their source and reach. Both from branches of government, both achieving a level of eloquence and a depth of passion that we rarely hear. 484 more words


As the Story is Told: Morpeth Newspapers IV


A copy of the Progressionist – Morpeth C. W. dated May 17, 1861 can be seen on microfilm in the Chatham Public Library, the original has been sent to the Archives, Toronto. 126 more words


Tags get lost dogs back home

If you’re on NextDoor you’ve gotten the alerts. Or if you’ve walked through our neighborhood you’ve seen the faded Lost Dog posters stapled to electrical poles. 499 more words


Technology – when communication fails by Penny M

I recently gave a presentation on technology to a group of gracious pensioners. My topic was Technology for Bank Pensioners – It’s a Cruise. Unfortunately, I was the one who ended up at sea and heading for a bottle when the sound equipment let me down. 346 more words


Hashtags on Instagram

Instagram once was the wild, wild west of hashtags. During the good old days users could post a new tag minutes, days or even weeks after they published a post, and still appear at the top of the search results. 166 more words


The Teddy Bear

(published originally in Vanguard Communications’ InSites Blog)

“I love you, baby girl.”

It’s a refrain in the new Duracell battery ad, a weeper that shows how one little girl deals with her daddy’s deployment and how a battery-operated teddy bear with her father’s voice is a source both of hope and of despair, when it reminds her of, but doesn’t quite replace, her far-away father. 126 more words