Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Blogsen-usFri, 21 Oct 2016 19:40:27 EDTFri, 21 Oct 2016 19:40:27 EDT V finding renewed life, though it can crawl along at the proverbial snail's pace, often proves worth it in the end. That's not some big epiphony, but rather an observation contrasting a story I did in 2001, with one planned for later this week.Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:42:41 EDTHurry up and wait up and wait. <P> That pretty much sums up life at the moment. My husband and I are anxiously awaiting the birth of our third granddaughter. Her parents live in Madison, Wis.Wed, 20 Apr 2016 16:14:25 EDTErrand gone awry seemed simple enough on the surface. I'd spent the biggest chunk of my work day inputting dozens of new events into the weekly Community Calendar of Events page, a responsibility I affectionately refer to as my weekly exercise in tediousnes.Tue, 22 Mar 2016 10:34:06 EDTIn praise of vacations seem to take on more and more personal significance as the years go by.Thu, 25 Feb 2016 15:11:10 EDTAnniversary triad nearly 30 years on the job, you can appreciate anniversaries of organizations that have maintained a vital presence in the community for multiple decade.Mon, 18 Jan 2016 10:53:06 EDT