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Cool Archaeology News

I just came across this article, describing details of farming 2,500 years ago near what is now Tucson: http://www.archaeology.org/news/4092-160122-arizona-farmer-footprints It’s just too bad that the site’s in the way of a highway.  

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And on an Administrative Note…

I’ve been locked out of the admin part of this site for quite a while and have finally managed to get back in.  I hope to start with the changes I’ve previously mentioned.  I’m also hoping in this election year … Continue reading

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Reopening of US 89 to Page

Good news for the people passing through the northern part of Arizona! http://www.arizonahighways.com/?q=blog%2Fus-route-89-near-page-reopen-next-week

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And We’re Back

Just a short note:  We’ve returned to Arizona and I hope to update and expand this site over the coming months.  One of my plans is to move some of the content out of the posts and into proper pages. … Continue reading

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Looong Time…

I didn’t intend for a year to go by, but here it is, just shy of a year since the last update. We are still in North Carolina, but we just returned to Arizona for a very quick trip. It … Continue reading

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Updating the Site

It has been quite a while since I’ve laid hands on the site. There’s a perfectly good explanation for this: We’re currently about 2,000 miles east of our home in Mesa. After trying to decide what to do, I’ve come … Continue reading

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Pima Air & Space Museum

We visited the Pima Air and Space Museum the end of April and the biggest problem that we had was getting it all covered!  It was a beautiful day and an awesome time!  The biggest problem that I now have … Continue reading

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March Snow 2012

It’s the middle of March and Arizona is getting smacked with a late winter storm.  Even here in Mesa the temperature is only in the mid-40s and looking east I can see snow capping the Superstition range.  Just yesterday the … Continue reading

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Presidential Primary – 2012-02-28

Arizona Republicans go to the polls today to select their choice for Presidential candidate. Leading up to it, Ron Paul, Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum came to Mesa last week for one of their many, many debates.  After … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, ya ol’ Arizona!

In case you might have missed it, February 14th is not only Valentine’s Day, it’s also the anniversary of the state of Arizona.  This year, in particular, that has significance because Arizona turns 100 years old.  For a centenarian, the … Continue reading

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