Day: March 30, 2016

Ice, Ice Lady

by Ken Gorrell, Weirs Times Contributing Writer Hassan’s Heroes on the Board of Education struck a blow for mediocrity last week, denying the application for a K-4 charter school focusing on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Two of the three votes against came from Hassan-appointees Bill Duncan and Emma Rous; the other came from

Attic Treasures and 1963 Sports

 by Mike Moffett  Weirs Times Columnist Attics can be treasure troves—especially attics of older relatives. A recent attic visit turned up some true treasures worth sharing. For some folks, “treasure” means gold and jewels. This column isn’t for those folks, but rather for those who appreciate historical treasures. The treasures I found included baseball, basketball,

A Home Project

On Sunday night, my wife came out of the bathroom to tell me that the handle on the toilet had broken. I had no idea these things could break. Like the rising and setting of the sun, I believed its constant, uninterrupted motion would never have to be considered. The moment this news hit my