Month: December 2016

A Glimpse into 2017: You and Your Site in the New Year (Part I) — Discover

Community members at WordPress.com share their goals and plans for the New Year. via A Glimpse into 2017: You and Your Site in the New Year (Part I) — Discover

United States Slaps Sanctions On Russia For Election Hacking; Russia Closes School, Vacation House — CBS New York

WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — President Barack Obama imposed sanctions Thursday on nine Russian officials and intelligence services, as a penalty for Russia’s interference in the U.S. presidential election by hacking American political sites and email accounts. Russian authorities were already showing signs of retaliation late Thursday. As CBS2’s Lou Young reported, the State Department also has… via United States Slaps Sanctions On Russia For Election Hacking; … Read More United States Slaps Sanctions On Russia For Election Hacking; Russia Closes School, Vacation House — CBS New York

Me and Princess Leia’s Mom — Mitch Teemley

Originally posted on Mitch Teemley: I’ve always been in love with movies. As a kid I wanted with every fiber of my being to be Gene Kelly. To sing like him. To dance like him. But most of all, to kiss girls like him. Especially like he did Debbie Reynolds in Singin’ in the Rain.… via Me and Princess Leia’s Mom — Mitch Teemley

Kids Talk Santa Claus After Christmas Morning — CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It’s the night after the big day and Santa’s come and gone, but the magic and wonder of St. Nick is still dancing in the heads of kids all over the Tri-state area. Ask any little kid about him, and of course they’ll tell you they believe in Santa Claus. CBS2’s… via Kids Talk Santa Claus After Christmas Morning — CBS … Read More Kids Talk Santa Claus After Christmas Morning — CBS New York

The Power of Words: A Selection of Poetry from 2016 — Discover

Journal and zine editors share some of the powerful work they shared in the past year. via The Power of Words: A Selection of Poetry from 2016 — Discover

Photo Essay: walking around Oslo — getsetandgo

When the pilot announced we had started our descent I kept the book I was reading aside and looked out of the window to get my first glimpse of Oslo, the starting point of our two-week vacation in Norway and Sweden. I was expecting to see the suburbs of a big city but my first […] via Photo Essay: walking around Oslo — getsetandgo

First Hasidic Woman Elected To Public Office To Be Sworn In As Brooklyn Judge — CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The fist Hasidic woman elected into public office in the United States will be sworn in as a judge in Brooklyn on Thursday. Rachel Freier, a Brooklyn native, grandmother and mother of six, broke barriers after grabbing nearly 41 percent of votes in the 5th District election, beating two other competitors… via First Hasidic Woman Elected To Public Office To Be … Read More First Hasidic Woman Elected To Public Office To Be Sworn In As Brooklyn Judge — CBS New York

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