Monthly Archives: May 2011

An opportunity to be neighborly

This has been a rough week for our neighbors in north Minneapolis. I can’t think of a better subject for a blog post than this reminder: disaster can strike very close to home, and we have an opportunity to help … Continue reading

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A perfect place to preen

I can’t make it to the urban birding festivities that start tomorrow (Thursday) and run through Sunday. But it’s open house season, so I made the rounds in my neighborhood, visiting the birds in their urban digs. This time of … Continue reading

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The geometry of railings

My geometry career probably peaked in high school. I was photographed for the high school year book supposedly doing the Pythagorean Theorem (the Pythagorem theory, according to the caption writer). But I also had the odd pleasure several years ago … Continue reading

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