Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Blogsen-usTue, 21 Oct 2014 01:11:50 EDTTue, 21 Oct 2014 01:11:50 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssDoing D.C.http://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/772/Doing-D.C..htmlEarlier this week, my husband and I returned from a four-night visit to Washington, D.C., a place that can't be topped in terms of its treasure trove of history-laden sites, artifacts and monuments.Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:23:14 EDTA Lesson from Chimpshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/771/A-Lesson-from-Chimps.htmlThe communication skills of animals has always fascinated me, especially considering how often the intelligence of these animals has been denigrated by expert.Fri, 10 Oct 2014 15:12:37 EDTNobel Prize 2014http://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/770/Nobel-Prize-2014.html<p>I am torn in my feelings on this year's Nobel prize in literature. On one side, I could not be happier about who was selected as it was a very pleasant surprise to m.Thu, 9 Oct 2014 16:31:17 EDTDefeating Those Stress Blueshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/769/Defeating-Those-Stress-Blues.htmlThere's nothing worse in this world than falling under the severe influence of excessive stress. <P> Stress creeps into most people's lives like a vine wrapping itself around a tree.Fri, 3 Oct 2014 13:37:25 EDTHello Kitty, Goodbye Sanityhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/768/Hello-Kitty,-Goodbye-Sanity.htmlSick, twisted and psycho. <P> Those are just a few of the words I would use to describe the three Alpena youth who are wanted by local authorities for dousing a black cat with kerosene with the intent of lighting it on fir.Wed, 1 Oct 2014 17:35:13 EDT