Read an Excerpt of Peter Baker’s New Book ‘Days of Fire’ - ABC News
DOUBLEDAY READ THE EXCERPT BELOW AND WATCH PETER BAKER ON THE ‘THIS WEEK’ ROUNDTABLE SUNDAY Excerpted from DAYS OF FIRE: BUSH AND CHENEY IN THE WHITE HOUSE by Peter Baker Copyright © 2013 by Peter Baker. Excerpted by permission of Doubleday, a division of Random House, Inc. All rights reserved. No part of this excerpt may be reproduced or reprinted without permission in writing from the publisher. Prologue “Breaking China” George W. Bush was sitting behind his desk in the Oval Office, chewing gum, staring, and listening—in fact listening longer than usual. He did not like long discursive reports. But…
Local Half Marathon Entrants - Lowell Sun Online
Erin Holden, 27; Sheryl Fox, 47; Debbie Lamb, 30; Rick Camire, 51; Mark Coddaire, 52; Rebecca Maitland, 26; Ray Phillips, 65; Alec Maylander, 17; Garry McCarthy, 50; Howard Troughton, 50; Kendall Grigg, 43; Alyssa Bozian,
Growing Up with Alice : The New Yorker
Phyllis Reynolds Naylor’s Alice series serves as a candid guide to the transition to young adulthood.
Larry Heather's YouTube Parking Song Is Silly, But True
A Calgary mayoral candidate is lamenting the cost of downtown parking in a very silly, but very true, YouTube video. Larry Heather's "16 Runs: A Lament On The Calgary Parking Authority," is his take-down of Calgary's outrageous parking rates, especially in the downtown core.
Bridge named for former mayor Donald Ruschman - NorthJersey.com
What do George Washington and Donald Ruschman have in common? They each have a bridge in Bergen County named in their honor. And both were dedicated in October, albeit the former in 1931, and both span waterways.