Monthly Archives: August 2007

Sue the Bastards

Today my email box if filling up with advice. Instead of doing meaningful work, I get to hear from concerned citizens with helpful ideas.

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Naked Gods at the Late Shift

Saturday September 8th 8:30pm The Late Shift at Piedmont Biofuels presents: The Naked Gods Shaker Maker and our very own string band The Placeholders 547 Industrial Park Dr Pittsboro NC The Naked Gods hail from the mountains of Boone, and … Continue reading

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Staying in the Ray

I’m having a hard time “staying in the Ray” tonight. Ray is a friend of ours out at Blue Heron Farm. One time at the Shakori festival Ray came up to our table and chatted for a while. As he … Continue reading

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Biodiesel Fuel Quality Workshops

North Carolina Biodiesel Quality Workshops Come to either workshop to learn about creating and maintaining biodiesel that meets national quality standards. Both workshops will run from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. Tuesday, September 18, 2007 Central Carolina Community College, Pittsboro,NC … Continue reading

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State of the Union

We spent the weekend in Virginia on a staff retreat.

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Electrical Sources in Hazardous Locations

Electrical fires can be reduced by using the proper electrical installations and the proper equipment. Hazardous locations require specially designed electrical equipment to protect people and property against increased fire potential. Certain electrical components and instruments are engineered specifically for … Continue reading

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Tax Relief At Last

This is a dreadful subject. Explorations of the tax code tend to be Byzantine and droll, which is why they remain the domain of only the brave and the committed.

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Taylor’s Grocery Goes B20

Way out on Six Forks Road, near the intersection of 540, there is an intriguing country gas station called Taylor’s Grocery. Surrounded by the sprawling subdivisions of Raleigh, it appears to be a hub of community activity. It’s part General … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Home

It is unclear to me why anyone would hang out around Georgian Bay when they could be in Moncure, in what can only be called a solid wall of heat.

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The Hokey Pokey

You put your left foot in, you take your right foot out, you do the Hokey Pokey and you shake it all about…

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