Wonder why school is called early when snow is in the forecast? Here’s why

It's every school superintendent's nightmare -- making the call to dismiss students from school or cancel the day altogether when snow is in the forecast and doing so too late. That's why on Friday night the superintendent of schools in the mountain community where I grew up posted a video apology to parents and students … Continue reading Wonder why school is called early when snow is in the forecast? Here’s why

The story of Big Dave, a big man with an equally big heart

I probably should've posted this on what has become Giving Tuesday -- the Tuesday after Thanksgiving and Black Friday, and Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday and whatever they think of next to fill the hours on Sunday. It's inevitable. For many of us giving is something that's a part of the season stretching from … Continue reading The story of Big Dave, a big man with an equally big heart

Joe Morgan gets it right about the Baseball Hall of Fame

I was fortunate enough to visit the Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in a June 2012 trip to Cooperstown, New York. It goes down as one of my favorite sites ever in too many ways to count. The village is picturesque with tons of history, great food, outstanding breweries and the Baseball Hall of … Continue reading Joe Morgan gets it right about the Baseball Hall of Fame