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We are stuck in the hotel room as Hurricane Irene is due to hit us today.
It's supposed to be the worst hurricane to hit the east coast since 1991.
Scary!! Not really. It won't hit us to bad. But the rain is very heavy.
We have a balcony in our room and we have been watching the rain and the wind, it's actually been …
... 41 senators vote in favor of prolonging the filibuster, ObamaCare is dead. And, frankly, any senator who claims to oppose ObamaCare -- but then votes against the filibuster (thus allowing Reid to reinsert funding for the anti-gun health care law) -- is a lying hypocrite. So the message for now is this: Oppose any attempt to insert funding for the anti-gun ObamaCare law -- even if it means voting to filibuster the House-passed ...
Left Fletcher, NC at 2:00 PM on 9/11/13. Lee was having a terrible time with her allergies and a call to my buddy in Fayetteville, NC confirmed that the allergy situation in the eastern part of the state was at least as bad as the western part of the state where we were. Both he and his wife suffer with allergies. So we headed home and arrived about noon on 9/12/13 after ...
... We even saw some sort of huge web on a lot of the trees which made it more like a scene from one of Stephen King's books. Lots of bugs hitting our wind shield along this route, and we even passed a few wild turkeys. Saw lots of bikes as we approached Bangor, but no one had helmets as Maine is one of those states with "no helmet laws'. Great day all around. Travelled about 600 km today. Hope to make it to Lincoln, New Hampshire ...
It's been a busy week! We are starting to settle in and it's been great.
I have joined the Maine University Equestrian Club and the Maine Dressage club.
We have meetings once a week and discuss events, fundraiser ideas and general horse topics.
Each week someone from the club has to discuss something to do with horses. In the dressage club we have 20 members and in the equestrian club we have 40 members. In the equestrian
club I will be able to compete ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet