Monthly Archives: May 2011

Relay for Life and Remembrance

In about a month, I will be participating in my second Relay for Life event in my town of Baldwinsville, New York.  The event is to raise funds for the American Cancer Society to help in their goal to find … Continue reading

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Finding History

I know some of you thought my latest assignment about hometown history might be a little too much like a school report.  When I was in school, I would have agreed.  Today, we have the Internet, Google and Wikipedia which … Continue reading

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View 177: Salt Potato Eating Championship

With all the pomp and circumstance of a World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) bout, Major League Eating came to my town of Baldwinsville, New York last weekend for the first ever Salt Potato Eating Championship.  In the past I have mentioned … Continue reading

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Waterfalls and the Neutral Density Filter

Last year when I showed you how I used neutral density filters for fireworks and daytime subjects, I mentioned I could not wait to try them on waterfalls in the Spring.  I took a trip down to Taughannock Falls State … Continue reading

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Spring Reminder

This is my last reminder about the Four Seasons Assignment for 2011.  With the due date being the 28th of December, you can still get all four seasons in before then.  Once the Sun reaches the Summer Solstice, I would … Continue reading

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