Too Much Fuss?

I can’t get to sleep I think about the implications Of diving in too deep And possibly the complications – Men at Work Been following this controversy about a recovery house being considered for women. Guess some near Greendale Avenue worry a drug recovery home for...
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Pile Driver Progress (Part III)

Milepost 927 I mentioned last time that the weight of the rigging was causing the thread to sag and actually pulling the vertical tower back to the point where it would fall down onto the cab. This wouldn’t do but what could I do to remedy the situation? It is things like...
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Pile Driver Progress (Part II)

Milepost 926 After the construction part was completed, it is on to the paint shop. Since the last time, I also added the rigging & the line for the driving weight. Painting turned out to be a bit of a compromise. The Nickel Plate Road used black for their MOW equipment but I...

Girls Basketball Roundup: P-G takes down H-L

PANDORA– Pandora-Gilboa’s girls basketball team used a balanced offensive attack, with four players in double figures, to claim a 60-44 Blanchard Valley Conference win over Hopewell-Loudon on Friday. Brittany Hovest led the way for the Rockets (7-13, 4-8 BVC) with 16...
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The Hinge…

Milepost 925 Many of you are probably wondering how I built the hinge that allows the vertical boom to go up and down. Well, thanks to Evergreen Styrene, this is pretty easy to do. They make about six different sizes of tubing and every other one fits inside of the larger one....

Better Call Saul

I know. Eerie, right? – Saul Goodman, upon finding two skateboarder friends at a skate park Why should we pull for a shady lawyer who is down on his luck and down to his last dime? Do we care his “law office” is actually a cramped storage room in the back of a...