Tag Archives: Connecticut

Blog Connections: The Power of Writing

A surprise comment on an old blog post reminded me of the power of writing and the importance of family stories. On, Friday, April 6, 2012, I wrote a Good Friday post, recalling how when I worked as a reporter … Continue reading

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June Jumble: Visits!

I met my niece Sonia in NYC and we saw the whale exhibit  at the  American Museum of Natural History Museum.  Fascinating! We toured Princeton the next day; it’s on her college list, and stopped in to see my son and … Continue reading

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Book Talk in Killingworth, CT

Book Talk at Killingworth, CT Library, 3/19/13 Special guest appearances by Tangerine Tango contributors Gabi Coatsworth and Madeline TaylorProud parents.

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California Teachers Divest Funds from Gun Makers

Teachers in California, resisting calls that they should be armed in the classroom with something more than their lesson plans, are taking a stand against guns by  aiming one of their most potent weapons—their wallets. The California State Teachers Retirement … Continue reading

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