Tag Archives: Mobile Press-Register

Sunday, 2 July 2017 – Sunday Papers & Sports Illustrated

Sunday I spent some time an old friend – the papers. I didn’t read any more of Bargain Fever as the day sort of slipped away. My youngest daughter and I went out and got some groceries @ Publix where I grabbed … Continue reading

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Thursday, 7 July 2016 Lagniappe’s Summer Rerun a Surprise Hit

On the way to get my older daughter from camp, I saw that the weekly Lagniappe (Mobile’s free, alternative newspaper) was in its box. I grabbed a copy. The bad news that that they were serving cold potatoes – an old story … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 6 July 2016 Promiscuity – Kem Nunn’s Tijuana Straits, Hanna Raskin’s Yelp Help, The Wall Street Journal, & The Mobile Press-Register

Sometimes I can be promiscuous – in my reading. I read a few pages of Kem Nunn’s Tijuana Straits, but set it aside. I’m still enjoying it and intend to finish it. But Wednesday it just wasn’t the right book. I’ve … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading… Senator Vivian Davis Figures on Racism in Alabama’s GOP

“Senator: Won’t apologize for racism remark” by Charles J. Dean Mobile Press-Register July 19, 2013 page 13A http://blog.al.com/wire/2013/07/sen_figures_to_gop_i_will_apol.html#incart_most-comments While speaking in a Birmingham suburb Tuesday night, state Senator Vivian Davis Figures set off a controversy when an audience member asked … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading… The Mobile Press-Register on Traffic @ Orange Beach

“Gov. Bentley: Link Beach Express to Interstate 65” by George Talbot Mobile Press-Register July 17, 2013 pages 1A & 11A http://blog.al.com/wire/2013/07/gov_bentley_extend_beach_expre.html and “Mayor Demands Traffic Fix” by Marc D. Anderson Mobile Press-Register July 17, 2013 page 11A http://blog.al.com/live/2013/07/orange_beach_brings_blistering.html One of … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading… Lagniappe on Mobile’s City Council Elections

“A look at new City Council candidates” by Katie Nichols Lagniappe Issue – July 11, 2013 – July 24, 2013 page 10 At the risk of repeating myself, I’ll start again by mentioning the Mobile Press-Register. When I moved here … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading… Lagniappe on Mobile’s Mayoral Election

“Mayor has testy email history with citizen” (note – the online version has a different headline) by Katie Nichols Lagniappe Issue – July 11, 2013 – July 24, 2013 page 6 http://classic.lagniappemobile.com/article.asp?articleID=6563&sid=1 “A campaign sputtering in the summer heat” by … Continue reading

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