Monthly Archives: March 2009

Caffeine Gets Another Boost

Caffeine is a legal performance enhancer. Can you believe it? Studies now show that caffeine effects the brain’s sensation of exhaustion and releases calcium that is stored in the muscle giving you more endurance. Exercise physiologists have studied the effects … Continue reading

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Happy Saturday! Good News for March 28, 2009

Another week has flown by. I am happy to note that there is now more good news being posted to this blog than bad news. For a while I was focusing on many of the current events that are plaguing … Continue reading

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Weekly Sales

I’ve been perusing the sales on buy.com lately. I’m looking for a new laptop and I found a Hewlett Packard that I think I like and the price is so reasonable! I just need to have my techie son take … Continue reading

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Happy Saturday! Good News for Saturday, March 21, 2009

How is spring treating you so far? The robins are all over my yard and watching them has been a fun thing to do for the last week or so. Here is your weekly dose of good news from Lofty … Continue reading

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Priest Hands Out $15K on 90th Birthday

Father Maurice Chase celebrated his 90th birthday by giving away $15,000 in cash to Los Angeles’ Skid Row. He passed out hundred dollar bills outside the Fred Jordan Missions. Twenty people received $100 bills and the rest received $1 to … Continue reading

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Happy Saturday! Good News for March 14, 2009

Happy Weekend! Even in the midst of economic and worldwide turmoil, there is no shortage of good news. I hope this week’s stories help to encourage and uplift you! Policeman Pulls off Heroic Rescue When a car sped off of … Continue reading

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Storm May Have Uncovered Civil War Shipwreck

There are quite a few Civil War-era shipwrecks off the Texas coast. A new one may have just been found. Contractors searching for debris from Hurricane Ike have found what is thought to be a previously undiscovered ship carrying cotton … Continue reading

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Happy Saturday! Good News for March 7, 2009

The end is in sight!  Daylight Savings Time begins tomorrow morning!  This has been a long winter for me…one of the longest I can remember.  I can’t tell you how much I am looking forward to “springing ahead” and getting … Continue reading

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Steve Martin Releases….what???

Steve Martin’s latest project is “The Crow: New Songs for the Five-String Banjo.” It’s no joke. He even wrote or co-wrote all 15 tracks! Martin has been a banjo picker since he was 17. “I started thinking, standing back from … Continue reading

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