We lost one of the most brilliant minds this week. Stephen Hawking passed away at the age of 76. This genius spent his entire academic career trying to explain the universe. Why it is, where it came from, what is its future.
One of the many signs of spring, besides the annoying ritual of “springing ahead” with our clocks, is the return of flocks of American robins. While I saw a couple of pairs back in February, it was just this week that I observed multiple numbers of them in my garden.
The Mill Creek City Council selected Archbishop Murphy High School student Mackenzie Ryan as the city's nominee for one of six Association of Washington Cities college scholarships to be awarded this year. She will also receive a $500 scholarship from the city.
Whenever I find myself becoming too involved in all the trivia of day-to-day living, I find myself “Up on the roof.” What the Drifters were saying in their song is that for them the same thing holds. Sometimes you just have to “zone out.” Only in that way can you “center yourself.”
Our cat of the week Patches is a calm and loving three year old tabby. This darling girl would love to sit on your lap all day long, though she would gladly take some breaks to watch the birds and squirrels out the window.