Wednesday, August 5, 2020

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It's midway through September, and I'm finally beginning to feel the slowdown.

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Well, I suppose we can all agree Hurricane Earl was a bit of a joke.

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Labor Day weekend is upon us, and it looks to be a stormy one with Hurricane Earl working his way up the coast.

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I'm sitting here wrapped up in my favorite sweater, enjoying an early taste of fall.

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It is the week each summer that Edgartonians appreciate for various reasons.

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It has been a different kind of week for me.

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It's good to be back on M.

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I'd love to know how everyone's gardens are doing.

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Wow it's hot! I'm watching the cucumber plants, not so long ago just a couple of leaves in a cheap plastic cell, climb the trellis and flower with vigor, and I can't wait for a taste.

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I have devoted a lot of this column in past weeks to my admiration of our local emergency personnel, but I never thought I would be on the receiving end of their expertise and professionalism.

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It's the first of the month, the day to say "Bunny, bunny" for good luck the whole month through.

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I was in New York City over the weekend on baby watch 2010, just waiting for my stubborn nephew to make his debut in the world.

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I've just had my first truly summer-oriented weekend, playing tour guide to friends visiting from Boston.

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There is green everywhere the eye can see: on the ground, in the treetops, and even on my television, as the Celtics continue to trailblaze past anyone in their path.

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I'm having trouble believing it is already June.

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The lilacs are in bloom and looking quite beautiful.

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What a beautiful weekend we just had.

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It's been a busy couple of weekends, back and forth to Boston and New York.

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It was nice to have a blanket of snow on the ground all last week, glistening when the sun shines and crunchy to walk on, as opposed to the mushy consistency that we are...

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There are a number of people on the Island that put considerable time into making the Red Stocking Fund a success, allowing children to have nice presents under the tree on Christmas day. Two...