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My mornings start the same way each day.
Thump. Thump. Mama. Dada. Mama. Dada. (Repeat, repeat, repeat …)
This happens sometime between 4:45 and 6:45 a.m., pretty much without fail.
It’s fairly safe to say I’ve never been much of a morning person; my wife even less so. Our 2-year-old son? That’s when he does his best work. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Can’t live with them, can’t live without them.
All right, I admit it. I’m addicted to technology. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Henrietta Roberts, hard at work at her desk at the Senior Activity Center.
I learned the other day that Henrietta Roberts, long-time coordinator of Senior Services, has announced her intention to retire in a letter to Supervisor Jim Dougherty. Henrietta said that she would like to leave “whenever a replacement is found.” (more…)
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | At Project FIT, No one feels compelled to wear tight-fitting workout attire.
I’ve seen many a health club, but never one that rivals Project FIT.
In a world where fitness is found in eucalyptus-scented warehouses with rows of heart-monitoring, cadence-counting electronic devices and throbbing music you feel in your chest, FIT stands apart. Like all things Island, we do gym a little differently here. (more…)
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If you know, let us know. Send your responses to [email protected] or phone 749-1000, extension 18. (more…)