In the coming months, Treeroot Espresso and Edibles will be selling its local, organic wares at some of the more popular events around the island. So far Lucy, the name of Gaskill’s mobile coffee truck, stops only at the Bainbridge Aquatic Center and the Day Road Industrial Park on Day Road West. She hopes she can introduce the island to her business at the Grand Old Fourth of July Celebration..
Bob HoffmasterBob NelsonWade BatesSports On AirKFIZ SportsKFIZ SportsThe Fond du Lac Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony will be held in Fond this morning. The parade will start at 10 am at the corner of Guindon Blvd and S. Main Street. “And he did. Various stars had expressed interest in the role of Ryan Stone at one time or another, including Angelina Jolie and Natalie Portman, but the project stalled as Cuaron and the film’s producers tried to work out exactly how they were going to shoot the thing. Being as Earth is cursed with an abundance of gravity, convincingly portraying the lack of same on screen is no small feat..
Lastly, the Long Count which is more popularly known to many as the 2012 Mayan Calendar. Unlike the first two types of calendar, the long count has a year component. It has 13 cycles each cycle is composed of 394 years or 144,000 days. We also have whirlpools, soaking tubs, bubblers and more in the way of luxury bathroom fixtures. Some designers, in an effort to incorporate alternative health principles into the daily soak, have even come up with a tub that will give you a color treatment session. Called chromotherapy, these tubs will allow you to pick the color that you feel would impart the most beneficial “vibrations” to enhance your health and mood..
When celebrating special events, especially at weddings and baptisms, Greeks love to dance. Popular dances include the graceful kalamatianos circle dance and the syrtaki, done with arms outstretched or thrown across one another’s shoulders as immortalized by Anthony Quinn in the film Zorba the Greek. A few dancers might get carried away, “applaud” by throwing plates or flowers, and then dance on the tables into the wee hours..
A friend, neighbour, relative, church, or in the last resort, town council, would help out in a severe crisis, if asked, but families were expected to get back on their feet any way they could at the earliest possible opportunity. Even if parents were suspected of child neglect or abuse, the right of parents to run their family as they saw fit took precedence over the rights of the children. The community respected the privacy of the family.