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Thank you for Art at The Center

Dear Editor, Thank you to everyone who pitched in to continue this community event! Much gratitude to Annie Thayer who has graciously volunteered to continue hanging the art; the event ...
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“The Oyster” opens this week

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Choosing a name for a new restaurant could be a risky dilemma. You don’t want to be ostentatious or corny. You don’t want to intimidate or seem ...
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Mountain Spirit Astrology : Destiny

Ineluctable fate is defined in astrology by the point of destiny, symbolized by the head of the dragon. The past is seen as the dragon’s tale. The head of the matter shows us where ...
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Eldora rocks it during Retro Day

Barbara Lawlor, Eldora.  Chartreuse, turquoise and pink. It’s hard to imagine that these colors were actually in vogue back in the 70s and 80s, but a glance at the West Wing Smokehouse ...
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Gilpin Library Footnotes

Larry Grieco, Librarian.  The new Tami Hoag mystery, The Bitter Season centers on Minneapolis Detective Nikki Liska, newly assigned to the cold case squad. She is unhappy and bored. ...
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Read in Ned: Libraries and Librarians

Celine Cooper, Nederland.   I came across a quote the other day that I’d like to share. It was written by author and columnist Caitlin Moran in an article about, you guessed it, ...
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Shrek raises roof : Middle level students rock

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  The Nederland Middle Senior High School theater program has a guaranteed successful future in the next, at least, six years. When a large group of sixth, ...
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Songs For A New World play this weekend

Dear Editor, The Nederland community has a unique opportunity to experience art with deeper connections at NMSHS with this year’s musical performed by the High School students. Songs ...
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NHS Songs for a New World : Powerful, inspiring

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  If you missed last weekend’s “Songs for a New World,” you missed one of the most profound, moving performances ever put on by the Nederland High School ...