Monthly Archives: September 2013

September roses

New blooms on September 28

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Persistent Scars of Long-Term Joblessness

http://economix.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/06/persistent-scars-of-long-term-joblessness/?_r=0 By ANNIE LOWREY September 6, 2013, 10:25 am Hugely elevated levels of long-term unemployment remain one of the worst and most persistent scars from the Great Recession, as underscored yet again in the mediocre August jobs report. All in all, about … Continue reading

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Colorful characters

Some families have ancestors who were highly regarded and written about in local histories.  Other ancestors and relatives aren’t discussed in family circles because they brought shame to their families in various ways.  Some of the more colorful characters in … Continue reading

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A word with Mr. C

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The days before television

Many of us have family photos that include long-forgotten family or friends.  A few years ago, I was given the following photo by a half-step-cousin on my father’s side of the family.  I won’t try to explain the half-step family … Continue reading

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A new underclass as more NYers go part time

http://nypost.com/2013/09/07/underemployment-grows-as-nyers-go-part-time/ By John Aidan Byrne September 7, 2013 | 5:04pm An economic malaise is creating a new underclass in the city. New York City is stuck in the economic misery lane of middle-class jobs flight and an unemployed and underemployed class … Continue reading

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Web Listings Inc. invoice

Today’s posting is a departure from the theme of this blog but I thought it was important to share with others. I received an invoice today via USPS from a company named Web Listings Inc. promising to submit my Frauds … Continue reading

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