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wholderman's picture
Monday, March 23, 2015 - 1:09pm

Recent news reports have featured an article about very serious mechanical failures of a ski lift at Sugarloaf Mountain in Maine. Allegedly the gear box malfunctioned that impacted the electrical motor causing the lift to suddenly stop and start going backwards.


jtaylor's picture
Friday, March 20, 2015 - 12:36pm

It was an exhortation from a Sunday sermon. Pastor Janette suggested we look for grimy stuff that’s gotten hidden under the hood since our car was dazzlingly new. Playing with that soulful metaphor, how are the gears meshing in Obamacare, healthcare reform or, if you prefer, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act? We’ve had this measuring rod in place since 2010, last fully checked in 2012 by the Supreme Court, now getting more legal and legislative servicing, buffing and buffeting. How well does it ride – this Tesla or super-annuated Pinto?


empnewsblog's picture
Friday, March 20, 2015 - 10:08am

The movie “Last Holiday” starring Queen Latifa would’ve had a very different plot if she’d gone to a hospital with a medical physicist after she hit her head at work. The whole movie is based on what she does after a radiologist mistakenly diagnoses a fatal disease because of a faulty MRI machine and then tells her she has three months to live.


empnewsblog's picture
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 2:28pm

 April is “Child Abuse Prevention” month and I invite you to join me and some very impressive speakers to learn more about protecting and preventing abuse through education:


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Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 12:25pm

Many of us are living our lives so rushed, so task oriented that our minds are functioning on a form of auto pilot and the result is that we may be missing out on truly and intentionally living our lives. We are sliding through the days, unaware of many significant and defining moments in our lives.