Tomorrow, 03.14 is Pi Day, or more correctly ∏ Day. Aside from bakery departments attempting to sell more pies, teachers have created classroom events, some of which involve eating pies.
No. 866 You would never have thunk it, but the days leading up to the Fourth of July, saw long waiting times at the Department of Court Records (both offices) and the Department of Real Estate. Many of the clerks behind the counters were off, causing delay. And, of course, there is no motions court […]
No. 776 PHOTO; Living Nativity Scene in Kenya, 2011. Courtesy of Susan Ferson. The hymnbooks credit Charles Wesley for the words and Felix Mendelssohn for the tune. True, but that’s not the whole story. Wesley (1707 – 1788) and Mendelssohn ( 1809- 1847) were not contemporaries. Wesley published the original version of this work in 1839 under the […]