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Are The Fireworks Over?

Because I live in close proximity to a number of fireworks stands, I always rather dread the July 4 holiday. Usually, the neighbors buy lots of fireworks and start shooting them off almost as soon as they get home with … Continue reading

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This The Season

It’s the season for the fireworks tents to appear. Sure enough, there are a number of them along the highway. Some are in their usual spots but one has moved across the street to a different lot. Most of them … Continue reading

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Fireworks Continue

It may have been quiet before July 4 but people in this subdivision have been shooting off fireworks nightly ever since. They started with a small amount on July 3. July 4 was the big day … and half the … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, America

Today we celebrate Independence Day. Lots of people are going to shoot off fireworks. That’s the common celebration in my neighborhood. But this year things have been strangely quiet. Last night there were a few fireworks shot off but nothing … Continue reading

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Whatever Happened To …

Whatever happened to Sandi Patti? ¬†She’s a soprano and made a wonderful recording of The Star Spangled Banner. For a few years, it was played on every radio station on any patriotic holiday. But she’s faded from view apparantly. One … Continue reading

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Fireworks, Anyone?

Most years by this time, I will have heard fireworks being shot off in the neighborhood for at least a week. This year … not any. What gives? The fireworks tents are up in all the usual places. However, I … Continue reading

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T’was A Grand Night For …

T’was a grand night for sitting in the park listening to a concert. The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra has a free concert in Forest Park each year at the opening of their season. They play bits and pieces from the … Continue reading

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