Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Blogsen-usSat, 29 Aug 2015 05:03:14 EDTSat, 29 Aug 2015 05:03:14 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssI'll just keep doing what I dohttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/839/I'll-just-keep-doing-what-I-do.htmlWhen you've been doing this journalist job as long as I have (some 30 years and counting), you pause every once in awhile to consider when will be the right time to stash away the reporter's pens and notebooks for good.Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:47:22 EDTDon't let your children grow up to be jpgshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/836/Don't-let-your-children-grow-up-to-be-jpgs.htmlI don't consider myself a dinosaur when it come to today's technology since I enjoy seeing kid and grandkid photos as much as the next person on Facebook and Instagram.Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:29:07 EDTThere are a LOT of bookshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/804/There-are-a-LOT-of-books.htmlThere's always a debate this time of year here at The Alpena News among some of our staff members.Wed, 14 Jan 2015 09:57:49 EDTA very musical weekendhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/787/A-very-musical-weekend.htmlThere's something about music that can put you smack dab in the spirit of Christmas like nothing else can. For me, this past weekend was a very musical weekend that did just tha.Mon, 15 Dec 2014 09:07:08 EDTA love-hate relationship with Facebookhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/775/A-love-hate-relationship-with-Facebook.htmlI confess to a love-hate relationship with Facebook. I love that it's enabled me to easily connect with far-flung friends and family. Photos shared via this social media giant also have brought me countless smilers.Thu, 6 Nov 2014 16:35:43 EDT