February 8,2012Like many communities across the United States, my town, Englewood, New Jersey, is currently considering deep cuts (approximately 26 percent) to the budget for our public library. Here's the body of an e-mail I wrote yesterday to remind the mayor and my councilman of the library's importance to our community: I
February 1,2012Does spelling really matter when the price is so low? You bet it does! An extra "S" and a misplaced dollar sign were enough to mar any bargain hunter's day. Taken in the Corningware store at the Woodbury Common Premium Outlets in Central Valley, New York.
of the Month
I have hundreds of bookmarks. They're easy to come by if you go to book and library conferences, and some are quite interesting. So I decided to share a few here.
This month's bookmark comes from the Kobal Collection of the Picture Desk, a British photo agency. It shows actor Steve McQueen with a baseball glove. Thanks to Brenda Jackson for sending it my way. Here's the front and back.
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