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Remember When?

Daily Press file photo At left, the Gladstone Yacht Club is shown in 1984. It was a difficult period for the club, which was down in members — something then-Commodore Harvey Rasmussen said he believed was due to high unemployment — and had experienced a shift in membership. A year prior, ...

Why teachers give up on students who don’t do their homework

Editor’s note: The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Today’s piece is by Jessica Calarco, of Indiana University, and Ilana Horn, of Vanderbilt University. (THE CONVERSATION) — Whenever “Gina,” a fifth grader ...

Who arranged the flowers? The bridesmaids

Dear Heloise: I just returned from my grandson’s lovely wedding. His clever bride arranged a unique “Bachelorette’s Event.” She had arranged, with her florist, to gather the bridesmaids together two days before the wedding to arrange all the wedding flowers. They did the table ...

Actress not acknowledging relationship with dead ex

Dear Annie: I had a cousin who was dating an actress. On her biography, she listed people she had dated but did not bother to mention my cousin. My cousin committed suicide because she dumped him. Before killing himself, he said he was so upset that he was going to take his own life. That was ...

Briefs

Taco Tuesday returns GLADSTONE — Taco Tuesday is back at the American Legion in Gladstone. Tacos will be served every Tuesday from 4:30 until 6:30 p.m. Music at AMVETS ESCANABA — AMVETS Post 123 in Escanaba will host the band Ghost Riders on Friday Sept. 30, beginning at 7 p.m. Legion ...

Using a kindergartner’s mindset to grow money

Imagine a world where there was a recipe you could follow to get rich. What ingredients do you think would feature in it? A high-paying job? A diversified investment portfolio? Disciplined saving? Each of those elements can undoubtedly play a role in the bid for financial success. But ...