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A Slightly Askew Life

Today, Thursday April 9, I’m in Dallas getting a surgery I’ve been waiting for my whole life. I was born with a combination underbite and crossbite, and it’s something that’s caused a lot of jaw TMJ discomfort and annoying difficulties.

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A day for Our Mother Earth

By Tom H. Hastings How many holidays do we have? MLK Day in January, Valentines Day in February, Easter in March or April, Earth Day in April, Memorial Day in

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International Earth Day – Mother Earth Day

As more than a billion people participate in Earth Day activities every year, Earth Day has become the world’s largest civic observance. The massive concern to build right relations between

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Stars and Water Quality at Hobbs State Park

Two programs are slated at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area Visitor Center this weekend. On Saturday, if you have not ever been to one of the free, enjoyable astronomy programs at

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Fayetteville Library Welcomes Peter Coyote

If you’ve got a drop of counter-culture blood in your veins, then Haight-Ashbury and the Diggers conjures memories of an entire generation. Too young to remember the significance of those

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Prescription Drug Take-Back Event Set

Project Right Choice and the Fayetteville Police Department will be at the Harps Food Store parking lot located at 1780 N. Crossover Road from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday,

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Jo McDougall To Read As Collective’s Featured Writer

By Robert Laurence “Poetry,” says Jo McDougall, “offers the surprise of metaphor and the passion of deep emotion, shaped by the discipline of craft.” Of course, prose as well can


Living On The Spectrum

When I was 19 years old, I was diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome. This was before they had decided to umbrella all autism-related things under the broad term “Spectrum Disorder.” For


The White of Free Speech

Flemington, New Jersey’s very own Jim Boggess just lost his business. Once upon a time, he owned a deli where he served the fine people of Flemington salami, pastrami, and


Your Festival’s Out There

By Sam Solano Why will your friends not shut up about which summer music festival they are going to? They want you to spend hundreds of dollars to go with