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A Return to Real Values
October 19, 2001
Did you ever just stand and stare at people on a crowded street, at an airport or at Penn Station? If you haven't, you should. It is quite a telling experience. Honestly, I do it ...
WHAT TO CONSIDER WHEN SELLING YOUR HOME
October 17, 2001
Have you recently or in the past thought about selling your home? It is a decision that can make you nuts. I recently have been running into people who are thinking of their future. They ...
'MULHOLLAND DRIVE': TOO MANY FORKS IN THE ROAD
October 14, 2001
by Ben Kenigsberg As a writer-director, David Lynch is like a 10-year-old who starts a jigsaw puzzle, becomes frustrated halfway through, and gives up, leaving all the pieces on the table. I don't ...
Anthrax: Some Frequently Asked Questions.
October 13, 2001
A CDC Guide to Anthrax...
What is anthrax? ...
Anthrax is an acute infectious di
Scent of a Ferret
October 13, 2001
"Don't ferrets smell?" That is one of the first questions people ask me when I tell them I keep ferrets as pets. The answer to that question is yes, ferrets do have an odor. All ...
When is too much - too much?
October 11, 2001
The great debate continues around recreational drug use, misuse and abuse. When is too much - too much? When does a young person cross over the line from experimentation to addiction?
Those questions ...
October 09, 2001
Are your bees growing and expanding or shrinking. It is very difficult to maintain bees at zero growth. Either they are strong and forcing division or dying off. This is especially evident to hobbyist beekeepers ...
A Career Crossroads Do top salespeople make the best sales managers?
October 08, 2001
Anyone who has worked in a sales organization has heard the adage; top salespeople don't make the best sales managers.
You often hear this lament from sales executives who have seen top salespeople ...
Back in the swing....
October 07, 2001
So the time has come for us to get back into the swing of things. For many reasons it makes perfect sense, and yet seems so odd at the same time. I've done my part ...
ALL ABOUT HEROS AND VILLAINS
October 05, 2001
Character Heroes and Villains are a challenge to say the least. A Hero is always the Main Character. A Villain is always a secondary Character who works off of the Hero. The Hero relates to ...
October 04, 2001
BY RICH KNUTSON I am going to try as best I can to keep up with the constant changes that are happening with our road, rail and waterways around our Island. As most of you ...
Strategic Planning and Execution
October 04, 2001
"To succeed, a company needs a robust strategy vigorously executed. Strategy is the cerebral side of success. The other side is hands-on implementation of strategy. Implementation puts a premium on a responsive organization and its ...
Breaking the Cycle of Teenage Violence
October 04, 2001
Teenage violence is on the rise everywhere. What does a parent do if their teenage son is physically violent in their home? How much violence is enough? Where do you draw the line? These are ...
A NICE GESTURE IN SUPPORT OF NEW YORK
October 03, 2001
One of the victims of the World Trade Center tragedy has been New York City's tourism industry. Along with the downturn in airline traffic, the Big Apple's hotels, theaters, and restaurants are all feeling the ...
Medical Experts: No hard link between vaccine chemical, autism
October 02, 2001
WASHINGTON, Oct 01 (Reuters Health) - Parents and doctors should avoid childhood vaccines containing thimerosol, even though there is no hard evidence connecting the mercury-containing preservative to autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders,
DECENCY: <I> ZOOLANDER</I> AND <I>DINNER RUSH</I>
October 01, 2001
by Ben Kenigsberg Zoolander is a comedy about an incredibly dim-witted male model who only has one pose. Derek Zoolander, the model in question, is played by Ben Stiller, ...
Free Resume, Career Counseling in Tragedy Aftermath
September 27, 2001
Professional resume writers and career counselors have banded together to volunteer their services to people who have lost their jobs as an immediate result of the recent national tragedy.
People who ...
A Time For Solidarity
September 26, 2001
Since Tuesday, September 11, 2001, our world as we know it has changed. We will never look at things the same. Most of us grew up believing that we as Americans were invincible. We believed ...
Fall landscape preparation
September 25, 2001
Fall is upon us and it is time to think about putting our landscapes to bed for the winter. One thing that you may notice, and this is a common concern at this time of ...
Dandruff and Seborrheic Dermatitis
September 24, 2001
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Whether a result of accelerated cell turnover or due to fungus, these conditions can b ...