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Friday, November 30, 2007


Jo-Ann and David Driscoll of Fiske Street volunteered with Hands On Disaster Response after a powerful earthquake struck Peru in August. Jo-Ann was in Peru from September 30 until October 20, and David stayed on another month. They share their story with the Mosquito. ...more

On November 4, I was fortunate enough to spend the day in a workshop at the Harvard Herbarium learning about diatoms. Workshop participants were invited to bring in their own material to examine. I collected samples of water at three locations in Great Brook Farm State Park near the North Road canoe launch and one sample from the Conant Land. ...more

Groucho, Harpo, Chico, Zeppo and Gummo: did you know there were five of them? The legendary Marx Brothers comedy team began their careers in show business in the early years of the 20th century, appearing as musicians and in vaudeville theaters, rose to stardom on Broadway and then to superstardom in a series of films now considered classic. Animal Crackers, ...more

I made the suggestion with no idea of what my son's reaction would be. "Tim, want to try going for a run every day and see how many days in a row we can do it?" ...more

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