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Joyce Kilmer

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  • Old Town Laurel loses historic willow oak

    Old Town Laurel loses historic willow oak
    Old Town Laurel's oldest resident, one who stood silent witness to the birth of our country, the creation of our town and the growth of the modern world, has died. On Nov. 18, the 250-year-old champion willow oak, located at Park Place on Talbott Avenue...
  • Free Wi-Fi To Be Available At 20 NYC Parks

    Free Wi-Fi To Be Available At 20 NYC Parks
    Free Wi-Fi will soon be available at 20 New York City parks, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Thursday. The Wi-Fi roll out is part of a new five-year initiative unveiled by Bloomberg and CEO of AT&T Randall Stephenson. Wireless internet is already...
  • Character is key to the Crescenta Valley

    Regarding the Nov. 22 story "Owner stops chopping," they have given us, the local community, the proverbial one-finger salute! This action by the new owner shows nothing but bad faith, in my opinion, by yet another development company. Clearly they were...
  • Education Matters: Are dollars lovelier than trees?

    Editor's Note: Numerous instances of plagiarism have been discovered in Dan Kimber’s “Education Matters” column, which ran in the News- Press from September 2003 to September 2011. In those columns where plagiarism has been found, a...
  • Time out for lovely trees

    Time out for lovely trees
    The poet Joyce Kilmer, in 1913, wrote the oft-quoted lines, "I think that I shall never see / A poem lovely as a tree." The Huntington Beach Tree Society, though, is encouraging people to come as close as they can on Arbor Day. The nonprofit society...
  • Book review: 'Wild Bill Donovan: The Spymaster Who Created the OSS and Modern American Espionage'

    Book review: 'Wild Bill Donovan: The Spymaster Who Created the OSS and Modern American Espionage'
    Contemporary history is seldom as relevant and engaging as Douglas Waller's new biography, "Wild Bill Donovan: The Spymaster Who Created the OSS and Modern American Espionage," which is — by turns — fascinatingly instructive and thoroughly...
  • Mailbag: Elect the best leader, not the best partisan

    Once again, we have a statewide race affecting our community (the 74th Assembly District) where the emphasis by the leading Republican candidates is not who can be the best problem-solver and representative for their constituents, but who can be the...
  • Parents accuse CPS principal of harming student

    Parents accuse CPS principal of harming student
    The parents of a Chicago Public School student are accusing his son’s principal of physically harming his son. Andrea and Kenneth Elmore of Rogers Park, say their son and two other children were called into the principal’s office at Joyce...
  • Mailbag: Mozambique parking situation not very fair

    Recently, I stopped by Mozambique to check out the stage and sound system because our band, Close Enough, has been invited to play there from 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 11 for the early bird session. Having been a past resident of Laguna Beach (living at...
  • Matt Weinstock, Dec. 19, 1959

     
    On Eucalyptus Trees On a distinct hill, eucalyptus trees are things of beauty, particularly to roving artists, who depict them standing as graceful sentinels against the sky. Up close as in your backyard, phooey! In a strong wind the branches, the twigs,...