Mumford and Sons

The Gentlemen of the Road Show arrives soon here in Troy Ohio.  The production company responsible for the roadshow are well managed.  In a short period of time, they have transformed the city enclosing large spaces in fencing, erecting statues and stages and barricades.  It’s exciting to watch all of this unfold in our quiet […]

Heart Attack

Monday evening I received a call from Carole‘s sister Alice.  My Dad had several heart attacks and was currently in the Emergency Room at the Kettering Medical Center.  He had been at the VA Center having an issue with his foot looked into when he first started experiencing symptoms of a heart attack.  The doctors […]

Aaron Swartz

Aaron Swartz died yesterday.  He committed suicide.  I’ve been reading about Aaron for years it seems.  It turns out he was only 26 years old at the time of his passing.  He’s a contemporary of my son.  He managed to help write the specification for sharing content across websites (RSS 1.0) at the age of […]

Released by the Surgeon

Eleven months ago, Matt was in an unfortunate accident and suffered a compound fracture of his right leg (beneath the knee).  Thursday this week (November 1st) he was released from the care of his surgeon. For all the details please read my original post on the topic.