New York in general and Harlem in particular fill me with the energy, passions and source material to write like no other places I’ve been. There are great characters and stories wherever you go. All I write has to do with what New York is feel with your eyes and listen with your heart.

The tone of the metal object banging on the coat hanger is produced by the vibrations of the hanger. When you put your hands over your ears, you provide a path that lets more vibrations reach your ears. The sound is louder through the string than listening to the sound traveling through the air to your ears because the solid string transmits sound better than air..

As part of the event, students participated in activities designed to help them get to know each other, think about their big dream in life, overcome their fears and realize they can be leaders in their schools and communities today. The culminating activity was packing 175 meals that were delivered to a local food bank. Students will meet monthly to work on leadership skills and will ultimately participate in a community service project..

After they graduated high school, Paul and Dave moved to St. John to give this music thing a little more of a serious try. After rotating through a few RocketRocketShip band members, they settled on the current five piece line up: Paul on guitar and lead vocals, Dave on bass and vocals, Jeremy Kelly on drums, Bryce Smith on guitar, and Kenney Purchase on the lovely synthesizers..

Respect your child feelings. Feeling understood will reduce your child need for tantrums. Try saying “I know that makes you cross” or “that must have made you feel sad”. These juniors and seniors can now say that they have. The Vikings will face an entirely new opponent, though, taking on the eighth seeded Reading Blue Devils in Friday opening round. Reading went 7 3 during the regular season, losing its opener to 4 6 Roger Bacon and then also falling to a pair of playoff teams, league rivals 8 2 Indian Hill and 10 0 Wyoming with the Blue Devils finishing third in the Cincinnati Hills league standings behind those two teams..

Oh, and not to be overly dramatic, but yesterday was also Sephie’s 2nd birthday. We’ll be celebrating tonight instead. Had she been old enough to have known it was her birthday I would have sucked it up and put on a happy face but as it stands we were at the vet’s office until half an hour before her bedtime.

On a personal note, Ted work ethic, humility and loyalty are nearly unparalleled, and it has been one of the great honors of my life to work beside him. Fortunately, Ted will remain involved in our personnel department as we work to win another championship. We will begin an immediate search for the next general manager of the Green Bay Packers.