Bob Kunzinger: "From that green hill, from that perspective on such honorable sacrifice, I could see what bought our freedom. I could count the crosses, the sum of which cannot be measured, whose cost cannot be calculated." The post Memorial Day: Once More, ‘Splendidly’ appeared first on The Moderate Voice.
Justin Shafer was roused from his bed this week by thunderous knocking at his North Richland Hills, Texas home, and when he opened the door, found himself staring down the barrel of a 'big green' assault weapon, wielded by one of the 12-15 armed FBI agents on his lawn. (more…)
When you see rolling hills of lush, green grass and trees, you probably think to yourself, “right on!” Well, don’t celebrate just yet because apparently, a greener Earth is actually a bad thing. All this confusing research comes from...Show More Summary
Thick redwood forests, green and golden hills dappled by fog, long sandy beaches, bustling bayside marinas and picturesque, pedestrian-friendly towns — Marin County is a microcosm of everything beautiful in the Bay Area. No wonder so...Show More Summary
Sometimes going green takes a lot of green LEED Platinum isn’t just for Salesforce buildings anymore. Even the everyday Russian Hill homeowner (assuming there’s any such thing these days) can hang that particular shingle on their wall,...Show More Summary
If you were to take a road trip right now between Los Angeles and San Francisco, mile after mile of green rolling hills (such as these in Santa Maria, captured by George Rose) might be enough to convince you that things were back toShow More Summary
When Darren Schaeffer put his Beverly Hills home on the market, he kept his Cabo San Lucas-inspired furniture in vivid purples and greens and continued to display his personal photos. He didn't give a thought to home staging. "I had plenty of furniture. Why would I move my furniture out just to...
Once upon a time in Taiwan you could simply pick a plot of empty land to build your family tomb, a reason that graves now speckle otherwise green hills above downtown Taipei. You could even build a house on some tracts. All without permits. The early Taiwanese (like a lot [...]
Queens Park Rangers release seven players, including former England goalkeeper Rob Green and defender Clint Hill.
No. The answer is NO. Draymond Green is a talented player who plays with a bunch of other talented players, but put him on a team where he is the focal point of the offense and then we can have this discussion. Thursday, on ESPN’s His & Hers, Jemele Hill wondered if Golden State Warriors […]
Mick in the Hills has a useful suggestion: Another idea for that 50% of the Great Barrier Reef coral that’s…
IBM's California research lab sits atop a green hill in Almaden, 15 miles south of downtown San Jose. There aren't any signs that suggest if you drive up the narrow road that wraps around the hill you'll find a research facility at the top. No signs that the research center is home to a Fortune...
The onetime estate of the late TV actress Eva Gabor, who co-starred in the 1960s sitcom “Green Acres,” is back up for sale in Holmby Hills at $12.95 million. Actors Frank Sinatra, Mia Farrow, Audrey Hepburn, Anita Louise and David Niven are among the Hollywood notables who called the Southern Colonial...
He appeared on the hill at first light. The scarp was dark against a greening sky and there was the bump of the barrow and then the figure, and it shocked. I thought perhaps the warrior buried there had stood up again to haunt us. I thought this as I blew out the lanterns one by one around the pen. The sheep jostled and I was glad of their bells. - From Ulverton by Adam Thorpe
During a recent trip to Los Angeles, I went to the aesthetically perfect Beverly Hills hotel and left wanting to throw out everything I own in order to buy exclusively pink, white and green things. Since doing so would be wasteful, unrealistic and insane, I've decided to take baby steps, starting... Continue reading
Megan Fox, the girl once known as Angelina Jolie 2.0, but now barely known at all, was somewhat famously married to the awkward one who got hot on the original “Beverly Hills 90210” (I’m referring to Brian Austin Green) for several years. They had their first son in 2012, their second son in 2014, then [...] Megan Fox is Mega Pregnant was originally published in HecklerSpray
With their backpacks strapped on, the first group of hikers set off from Topanga State Park early Sunday and headed two miles up the muddy fire road. The surrounding hills were a vibrant green – a gift from the weekend’s rains -- and mustard plants popped bright yellow along the footpath. At the...
Jason Day didn't have time to ponder his putt as he clambered up a hill to the first green at Augusta National.
Is that the navel-cut green Versace dress in that enormous closet in J. Lo's Hidden Hills house?? Early last year, multi-hyphenate entertainer Jennifer Lopez put her sprawling house in ritzy Hidden Hills up for sale with a hearty $17 million pricetag. Show More Summary
Warriors forward Draymond Green is on pace to become the first player to average at least 13.0 points, 9.0 rebounds and 7.0 assists since Grant Hill in 1996-97. Warriors guard Stephen Curry needs eight three-pointers to pass Glen Rice (1,559) for 20th place on the NBA’s all-time list. Heat center Hassan Whiteside has come off [...]