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Amazing Library of Congress photos on flickr

This amazing baseball photo showing future Hall of Famers Ty Cobb(left) and Christy Mathewson (right) at the 1911 World Series (New York Giants v. Philadelphia Athletics) is part of a huge collection of digital reproductions of photographs uploaded to flickr by The Library of Congress. Go look at them. They need help tagging all 3000+ […]

Safety issues at Albany High School

The Albany High School PTSA has announced via email that the January 14 gathering will feature a presentation from the school’s principal, Maxine Fantroy-Ford, describing “the security measures she is putting in place for the remainder of the school year, and her security plans for 2008.” The meeting takes place at 6:45 pm in the […]

Candidate exhaustion

I’m tired of the sights and sounds of Presidential campaigning.  I’ve been tired of it since it began far too early on a national level – just after we inaugurated our current President three whole years ago.  In my state, there is a senator who moved here from Arkansas with an eight-year stop in Washington, […]