Non-Fiction Book Discussion Starts! September 11, 2008, Thursday at 7 P.M. in the Conference Room. If you love reading non-fiction or just want to try something different join our new discussion group. This is the start up meeting and will be devoted to sharing plans and ideas for the group. You can pick up the book for the October meeting at this time.
Doodlebuzz.com brings a different approach to news aggregators/news search engines.
After you enter your search terms, you draw lines to which the search results are attached.
The site is fun and with as clean as interface as your artistic skills can provide.
Look! Up in the eastern sky! Is that bright light a UFO?
We have been enjoying some very clear skies of late (between tropical storm left-overs) and early risers may have spotted a very bright point of light in the pre-dawn eastern sky. What is it?
It's not a bird. It's not a plane. Nor is it Superman. That brilliant beacon is the star Sirius -- the brightest star in Earth's night sky.
Death of a Gentle Lady
The Killing Ground
New Fall Releases
New Fall Releases
A number of popular mystery authors have new books coming out in August and September. Here is a sampling of some forthcoming titles.
National Preparedness Month
September is National Preparedness Month (NPM). The kickoff for this project is September 11, 2008; this nationwide event is a coordinated effort to encourage businesses and families to take simple steps to prepare for emergencies in their homes, businesses and schools. The event coordinators want to highlight the importance of emergency preparedness by promoting community involvement through a wide variety of preparedness events and activities.
You can access their website at www.ready.ohio.gov which provides information about NPM. There you will find a tool kit and informational brochures that can be ordered and/or downloaded. You may also call the 1-800 number listed and order these publications at no cost.
VCDB from Punctuative.com, which stands for "Venture Capital Database," is a free search tool for the venture capital industry.
Search by name (firm, or individual), location, or by the amount of assets under management.