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Yup, here it is. Another cliche love blog. Who cares, you are still going to read it. Aren’t you?

Love. Love. Love. We put so much emotion behind one word. 633 more words


In Francis' Vatican, the Homeless Get VIP Treatment

ROME — Visitors had to leave the Sistine Chapel earlier than usual on the afternoon of March 26 — before 4:00 p.m. — and not because of some exclusive VIP event.   492 more words


Are You Coming to the Edible Book Festival?

We hope so! This is the first year that CMLE is co-sponsoring and helping to offer this Edible Book event out beyond the St. Cloud State University (SCSU) campus, and we really hope that some staff and/or end users from area libraries and school media centers join us! 273 more words

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Mother-in-law’s tombstone topples on Pennsylvania man, killing him

AN American man decorating his mother’s grave for Easter died on Monday when the headstone fell and crushed him, a newspaper said.  Warm spring weather thawing the frozen ground made the earth under the headstone less stable, causing it to fall on 74-year-old Stephen Woytack, the Scranton Times-Tribune reported. 201 more words


What I Learned at the Library Technology Conference

Lots of people wanted to go to this year’s conference, but registration closed crazy fast when the 450 seats were full within 30 hours! Macalester College is the conference site, and as is typical, the crowd at this conference is a mix of library types; maybe a bit more of the academics. 436 more words

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I ♥︎ Dots: Why I signed Martha Lane Fox's petition

I love that the working title of Martha Lane Fox’s proposed new public institution is Dot Everyone.

Yes, the “everyone” bit is like motherhood and apple pie. 420 more words