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Living large on a living barge–15: A six month per year barge tour of Europe, in installments

Living large on a living barge–15: A six month per year barge tour of Europe, in installments

By Tom Miller Tom and family are touring Europe by barge. This is the fourteenth in his series of reports on what is to be six months per year of cruising the waterways there. Editors Note: Last week Tom met fellow travelers from Down Under and visited and jousting match in Sedan. I found Nirvana, […]

Report: U.S. Electric Grid ‘Inherently Vulnerable’ to Sabotage Multiple unreported incidents raise security concerns

Report: U.S. Electric Grid ‘Inherently Vulnerable’ to Sabotage Multiple unreported incidents raise security concerns

BY: Adam Kredo  Washington Free Beacon March 11, for sale 2014 1:49 pm Electric grid compounds across the country have faced an uptick in unauthorized intrusions by unknown individuals, search causing concern that the U.S. grid is “inherently vulnerable” to widespread sabotage, according to a recent oversight report issued by New Jersey’s Regional Operations Intelligence […]

Living large on a living barge–14: A six month per year barge tour of Europe, in installments

Living large on a living barge–14: A six month per year barge tour of Europe, in installments

By Tom Miller Tom and family are touring Europe by barge. This is the fourteenth in his series of reports on what is to be six months per year of cruising the waterways there. Editors Note: Last week Tom visited the forlorn little village of Fumay and was run out of town at Montherme by […]

Website – Job Postings from around the country – Hannity’s Getting America Back to Work

Website – Job Postings from around the country – Hannity’s Getting America Back to Work

By Hannity Staff As a best-selling author, cure TV and national radio host, Sean has long been an advocate of the people. With today’s troubling statistics of millions of Americans on government assistance and out of work, he felt he needed to do something. Now he has, with the Get America Back to Work campaign. […]

Making Waves: Save the Art Culture (S.T.A.C.)

Making Waves: Save the Art Culture (S.T.A.C.)

By Sahhar Tashakori In the world of art and its culture, there are people who see it being neglected. Many of them are artists who know  change has to happen to preserve what they love so deeply.  However, there aren’t enough who are willing to put forth the effort to ignite an interest for their […]

Theater Director Crosses Spanish Divide

Theater Director Crosses Spanish Divide

By Tim Pompey George Sandoval has grown up with a cultural quandary. “I’m Mexican-American, pharm ” he said. “This means that here in Ventura County, treat a lot of people seem to think I should speak Spanish.” While he does speak some Spanish, it’s not his first language. “My mother came to this country when […]

Living large on a living barge–13 A six month per year barge tour of Europe, in installments

Living large on a living barge–13 A six month per year barge tour of Europe, in installments

By Tom Miller Tom and family are touring Europe by barge. This is the eleventh in his series of reports on what is to be six months per year of cruising the waterways there. Editors Note: Last week Tom visited Dinant Belgium where the hometown hero is Mr. Sax who invented the Saxophone From Ecluse […]

Six important tax tips for homeowners

Six important tax tips for homeowners

UPDATE; Please keep in mind that the tips apply to federal income tax returns and not all apply to State of California returns By Jeff Reeves For tax year 2013, the standard deduction is $6,100 for single Americans and $12,200 for those married and filing jointly. That means unless you can claim more than those […]

Living large on a living barge–12 A six month per year barge tour of Europe, in installments

Living large on a living barge–12  A six month per year barge tour of Europe, in installments

By Tom Miller Tom and family are touring Europe by barge. This is the eleventh in his series of reports on what is to be six months per year of cruising the waterways there. Editor’s Note: Last week Tom  and crew stole their way into a chateau. The following morning we waved goodbye to Chateau […]

Living large on a living barge – 11

Living large on a living barge – 11

By Tom Miller Tom and family are touring Europe by barge. This is the eleventh in his series of reports on what is to be six months per year of cruising the waterways there. . Editor’s Note: Last week Tom bid farewell to The Netherlands and visited the town of Liege, Belgium. Ten years ago […]