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Art’s Corner

Art’s Corner

Art’s Corner

Art Pardee, who was known for his words of wisdom and widely-read articles that appeared in this space each month for the...
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Art’s Corner – Baseball

Art’s Corner – Baseball

Baseball, the sport of summer, now at last draws its season to a close. For many of us "elderly Americans," watching the...
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Art’s Corner – Vacation

Art’s Corner – Vacation

I've noticed that today’s television and newspaper travel advertisements are filled with enticements for vacationers and...
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Art’s Corner – Happiness

Art’s Corner – Happiness

It seems the topic of happiness—what it is and how to find it—is the current sujet du jour. Earlier this year I noted a...
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Art’s Corner – A Healthy Sense Of Humor

Art’s Corner – A Healthy Sense Of Humor

Our current President never laughs. I find this somewhat disturbing. I have discovered humor to be a leavening force in life...
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Art’s Corner- From Every Ending, A New Beginning

Art’s Corner- From Every Ending, A New Beginning

More than 50 years ago, when my wife Mary Katherine and I were exploring Montgomery County for a preferred location for a...
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Art’s Corner – True Compassion

Art’s Corner – True Compassion

When I started my federal government career at the Department of State in 1951, I remember my first encounter with Willie,...
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Art’s Corner – Reminder About Optimism

Art’s Corner – Reminder About Optimism

With 2017 now behind us, it’s time to assess how life changed during the past year and how that change might have affected...
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Art’s Corner – Thanksgiving

Art’s Corner – Thanksgiving

November heralds the coming holiday season and its joyous celebrations. It contains, of course, our national holiday of...
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Art’s Corner – Happiness

Art’s Corner – Happiness

I read an article in a British newspaper just the other day in which the author, who had very recently moved to the U.S, was...
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