Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Blogsen-usMon, 3 Aug 2015 21:13:50 EDTMon, 3 Aug 2015 21:13:50 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssFireworks misplays costlyhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2462/Fireworks-misplays-costly.html <P> Two National Football League players let fireworks get the best of them in separate incidents earlier this month. <P> C.J.Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:22:07 EDTOnce in a blue moon...http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2461/Once-in-a-blue-moon....htmlOnce in a blue moon dreams can come true. <P> I have often heard this saying and thought nothing of it. It dawned on me the other day that this now has a new found meaning. <P> Why you ask? <P> Friday, July 31, 2015 is a rare blue moon.Wed, 22 Jul 2015 17:12:46 EDTTractor sagahttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2460/Tractor-saga.htmlA search through files uncovered a story I had written nearly one year ago about a John Deere 444D tractor. <P> It is one of my favorites, and it merits being read again.Mon, 20 Jul 2015 15:38:34 EDTBaseball updatehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2459/Baseball-update.htmlBaseball update <P> I know it has been a while since I talked about America's Favorite Pastime.Wed, 15 Jul 2015 15:27:05 EDTMarshalltown Speedway to celebrate 51 yearshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2458/Marshalltown-Speedway-to-celebrate-51-years.html<P> Marshalltown Speedway will celebrate its 51st anniversary next month. <P> Some readers will remember when the track - then one-half mile - was originally on East Main Street. <P> The property was sold to the Dunham-Bush Co.Mon, 13 Jul 2015 15:32:39 EDT