Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Blogsen-usFri, 4 Sep 2015 14:29:03 EDTFri, 4 Sep 2015 14:29:03 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssReminiscing about fallen car brandshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/838/Reminiscing-about-fallen-car-brands.htmlHaving been to a few car shows this summer, and having just wrote an article about a Rogers City-area couple with a love for Mustangs (check out the Aug. 22 paper for the full story, or click <a href="http://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.Tue, 25 Aug 2015 13:59:14 EDT10 indispensable books on my shelfhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/835/10-indispensable-books-on-my-shelf.htmlI'm a fairly avid reader, although not as much as some. There are times when I'm reading five books at once, not making much progress in any, and others where I'm voraciously hammering at a single titl.Fri, 24 Jul 2015 15:31:58 EDTMake an outward (and inward) trekhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/831/Make-an-outward-(and-inward)-trek.htmlI've been thinking since seeing the movie "Wild." It's about Cheryl Strayed's hike on the Portland Crest Trail, which stretches 2,663 miles from Mexico to Canada (spoiler alert: she makes it).Wed, 3 Jun 2015 16:51:08 EDTIt's spring, so get outside!http://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/824/It's-spring,-so-get-outside!.htmlWinter has broken and I'm among the many who have already taken advantage of the good weather to get outdoors. <P> For one weekend activity (aside from taking a handful of pictures for the paper) I took a shelter dog for a walk.Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:13:33 EDTA nuclear deal with Iranhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/823/A-nuclear-deal-with-Iran.htmlIt's Thursday, and my Twitter feed is blowing up with loud announcements about a breakthrough in nuclear negotiations with Iran. So far the deal looks to address some of the biggest concerns raised by critics and commentator.Thu, 2 Apr 2015 18:34:00 EDT