Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Blogsen-usMon, 30 May 2016 10:28:20 EDTMon, 30 May 2016 10:28:20 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssProud to be an Americanhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/893/Proud-to-be-an-American.htmlIn 2001, after the attacks on Sept. 11 and the beginning of the war on terror The News decided to run a salute to area service personnel - Proud to be an American.Thu, 19 May 2016 10:18:53 EDTField of dreamshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/892/Field-of-dreams.htmlI couldn't help but smile. <P> Watching Jeremy out on the baseball diamond dispensing wisdom to kindergarten students was, well, akin to trying to herd together a group of cats.Tue, 10 May 2016 16:22:33 EDT#IleavenMyOwn and other thoughts on breadhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/891/#IleavenMyOwn-and-other-thoughts-on-bread.htmlMany of you (who am I kidding, maybe a dozen of you, or a baker's dozen) may have read my previous blog on bread making. Well I have upped my game.Mon, 9 May 2016 15:38:59 EDTSaving yourself from disasterhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/890/Saving-yourself-from-disaster.htmlHow fast could you evacuate? <P> Eighty-eight thousand people had to evacuate Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada, as wildfires quickly came rolling to town. The fires came so quickly <a href="http://www.cnn.Thu, 5 May 2016 14:26:32 EDTSaying no to new jobshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/889/Saying-no-to-new-jobs.htmlWould you turn away a company that would bring 1,100 jobs to town? This is a company that will play $13 to $17 an hour; does that change your mind at all one way or the other? <P> In Nickerson, Neb., that didn't matter.Wed, 4 May 2016 15:00:35 EDT