Since 1998, schools across America have not only celebrated Dr. Seuss birthday with a myriad of ideas and reading challenges, it has turned into an entire week or month devoted to reading. In my area, my high school daughter has read to elementary school students as part of the celebration.
You need to set goals and priorities. For instance, you may be saving to buy a home, saving for college, saving for retirement, saving to pay off your debt, or something similar. Having it all isn’t an option for the average person. The bicycle was no exception. In our location, the product life span of the bicycle started to decline from the 1960s onwards, and by the 70s, the bicycles were pushed aside by the motor cycles. Coming back to my story; this entrepreneur was in deep trouble came 1960, and the bicycle business gradually lost steam, and by the 70s, no one operated a bicycle shop.
The legislation would further diminish local control of school districts, allowing Ball State University to take over the Muncie schools and effectively render Gary elected school board powerless. Both districts were previously overseen by local officials who mismanaged money. The measure would also provide a framework for identifying school districts with financial troubles..
I knew Charles had a dangerous, unpredictable medical condition, but that was easy to forget when I was with him. He’s one of the kindest, smartest, sweetest, and handsomest men I’ve ever known, and his bright smile always makes me swoon just a bit. But he has that effect on everyone he meets.
There are no two instances that my wind chimes produce similar musical sound when there is a breeze blowing. The varying strength, changing directions, and random duration of the wind will steer the same wind chime to produce different sets of melodies. No two durations are the same.
As a sea shanty, there are numerous alternate verses of the song. Several versions include mention of a “Black Baller” a ship designed for fast transport during the second half of the 19th century. They were one of the quickest ways to travel among major cities, but not always the safest.
I live in Indiana, so I do spend quite a bit of time visiting some of the state parks. I will be highlighting Clifty Falls State Park here for those of you who may be interested in a visit. I’ll try to share a bit of history, a description of the trails, and provide a little information about the surrounding area in case you want to spend a day or two..