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Article archive for June, 2015

  • June 24th, 2015

    Shipshape for all Reasons

    Tweet Summer is boating season, and a joy-filled experience it is. There’s nothing quite as invigorating and at the same time relaxing as being out on the bay or the river, especially if someone else is skippering the boat. (That’s only fair: you brought the fried chicken and homemade potato salad, not to mention the [...]

  • June 17th, 2015

    On the Road Again…

    Tweet Motorcycle madness. Hotrod hoo-ha. In summer, a young man’s fancy turns to… burning rubber, with lots of noise and buddies. It’s not the sport of choice for those who prefer a more serene setting, but for engine enthusiasts, nothing compares to donning a helmet and taking to the open road. As long as, to [...]

  • June 10th, 2015

    School’s Out — Maintenance Is In

    Tweet Children may be thrilled to be on summer vacation, but that doesn’t mean school isn’t “in session”; it’s just in session in a different way. With the kids and staff away, the building is ready for a makeover: fresh paint, new doors, perhaps some structural upgrades. And this institutional facelift means there will likely [...]

  • June 3rd, 2015

    How to Clean Up Graduation Glee

    Tweet Remember graduation? Not the pomp and circumstance of the ceremony itself, but the exuberance that follows. Soda on the ceiling, ground-in granules of unidentified edibles on the floor. If this sounds like a television commercial, many parents feel that way after hosting a grad night celebration. While it’s better to have those teens under [...]