Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Blogsen-usFri, 27 May 2016 06:11:55 EDTFri, 27 May 2016 06:11:55 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssOne last lap...for nowhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2522/One-last-lap...for-now.htmlFirst off, I apologize to all of you for not writing for a while as I have been extremely busy. Secondly, this will be my last blog with the Times-Republican as I have accepted a position as a brewmaster's apprentice at Iowa River Brewing Compa.Wed, 4 May 2016 16:34:52 EDTWake up callhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2521/Wake-up-call.html<P> Personally, there is nothing like a fresh, hot cup of coffee or two, or three, to get the day started off right. <P> However, for non-caffeinated drinkers there are alternatives.Mon, 2 May 2016 17:36:42 EDT"Thick as a Brick"http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2520/"Thick-as-a-Brick".html<P> With apologies to British rockers Jethro Tull in the blog title, brick paving was greatly favored by Iowa cities shortly before the dawn of the 20th Century.Mon, 25 Apr 2016 17:14:08 EDTSpring to stay reduxhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2519/Spring-to-stay-redux.html<p>Spring officially started March 20 or 21 depending on the calendar. That was almost one month ago. Since then, most of our weather has been spring-like. We've even had some days with temperatures in the mid 80s.Mon, 18 Apr 2016 17:34:29 EDTThe late Harvey W. Gilberthttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2518/The-late-Harvey-W.-Gilbert.html<P> Over the years I have written many a story deservedly, about the late L/Cpl. Darwin Judge, a Marshalltown native and US Marine, who was one of the last two American soldiers to die in active duty in Vietnam.Mon, 11 Apr 2016 16:10:25 EDT