Posted by The View From My Window - A Berlin MD Blog | Monday, December 10, 2012
On Friday, October 12th, during dinner, I received a somewhat panicked telephone call from a multi-year vendor of the Berlin Farmers’ Market telling me of a letter she had received from the Berlin Chamber of Commerce stating that the Market would be forced to vacate their present location in about 30 days. Apparently, long-standing, downtown [...]...READ POST.
Posted by Jack Splat | Saturday, October 27, 2012
Just got done cleaning the gutters and pounding in loose house nails..... Also putting lawn items away. Rita is at kitchen making soupNeed to get more beer.. Got some extra big bags of ice Filled up the vehicles with fuel Lots of people in OC getting there boats Checking on condos Big Halloween party at Seacrets tonight. Maryland in a state of emergency.... In 31 yrs that I have lived here This is about the...READ POST.
Posted by Jack Splat | Friday, October 19, 2012
leap at 120,000 ft todayInboxxJack Curry firstname.lastname@example.orgOct 14 (5 days ago)to bcc: Ed, bcc: Charlie, bcc: Charles, bcc: dave.wurst, bcc: Dave, bcc: Doug, bcc: Gary, bcc: Keith, bcc: Mellissa, bcc: Steve, bcc: Tom, bcc: Tom, bcc: Jennifer, bcc: Julia, bcc: Kevin, bcc: Kevin, bcc: Tim, bcc: Cheryl, bcc: Danny, bcc: Dick, bcc: Frank, bcc: me, bcc: Jack, bcc: Jim,...READ POST.
Posted by The View From My Window - A Berlin MD Blog | Wednesday, October 10, 2012
(NOTE: Those of you who know me are aware that this issue has been MY personal campaign for a number of years. Responsible behavior – personal and that owed to others!) Though an inelegant but thought-filled, borrowed quote – it’s still a valid request. STOP IT! Stop driving distracted. You – holding a [...]...READ POST.
Posted by The View From My Window - A Berlin MD Blog | Monday, April 16, 2012
I need to talk to an old person, a very old person…ideally a native with a clear memory to help solve a little mystery! Newly retired, May of 1998 found us moving to Berlin from ‘the other side’. We chose this lovely, quiet (at that time) town to pursue our various avocations; woodworking and certainly [...]...READ POST.
Posted by The View From My Window - A Berlin MD Blog | Friday, March 09, 2012
LORE: noun – a body of traditions or knowledge on a subject or held by a particular group, to be passed from person to person by word of mouth. ORIGIN – Old English – instruction and German – to learn. During the past few years, our little Eastern Shore town of Berlin, Maryland has [...]...READ POST.
Posted by The View From My Window - A Berlin MD Blog | Friday, February 10, 2012
I’m pretty sure that Mike and I are responsible for this warmish winter! Just before Christmas I abandoned my normally frugal habits and purchased a beautiful, designer winter coat; Mike purchased a pair of stout winter boots. Neither of these ‘winter preparedness’ purchases has seen the light of day since delivery. Aghhhh! Do I rue [...]...READ POST.
Posted by The View From My Window - A Berlin MD Blog | Monday, December 26, 2011
Despite being just two days before Christmas, during my weekly visit to the Berlin Farmers’ Market last Friday, much of the chatter seemed focused on the upcoming New Year’s Eve ‘Ball Drop’ here in Berlin. The descriptive term, ‘wildly successful event’ was tossed about. And, with the Town’s recent ordinance permitting alcohol to be consumed [...]...READ POST.
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