I’m developing a pretty strong dislike for the word busy.
It’s hard for me to fathom that social media was not a common word when I graduated from college almost 10 years ago.
How does one sum it up? I have finally come across a cantankerous, uncooperative, tiring source with random thoughts flying more places than Peter Pan in search of Tinker Bell.
My taste in music has evolved over the years. As a teen growing up in London, England, in the late 1950s and early 1960s, I gravitated toward rock music when it first emerged on the music scene with Bill Haley and the Comets, then Elvis Presley all the way through The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Who and other British musicians of that era, like Eric Clapton, many of whom are still going strong.
As I write this, the Minnesota Twins finished off the Evil Empire (New York Yankees) to take two of three games in the final series before the All-Star break.
If a prize existed for the coming together of community, I would have to say it would go to Fridley for its ‘49er Days Parade. The nearly three-hour parade June 27 was not only about Fridley, it was also about the surrounding cities and region as evidenced by the parade’s lineup. A fitting tribute to [...]