Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Blogsen-usMon, 4 May 2015 21:01:15 EDTMon, 4 May 2015 21:01:15 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssVote yeshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2439/Vote-yes.html<P> Voters go to the polls today to cast a yes or no for Marshalltown to borrow up to $13.5 million over 20 years to construct a new police headquarters on South 6th Street. Many have weighed in pro and con.Mon, 4 May 2015 16:32:47 EDTHome safe and soundhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2438/Home-safe-and-sound.htmlOn Thursday evening I got quite a scare. It was a day like any other until I got ready to go to bed. <P> I had been out in my yard working and burning some leaves and branches. A few of my neighbors were out as well.Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:39:54 EDTDarwin Judge remembered Wednesdayhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2437/Darwin-Judge-remembered-Wednesday.html<P> One of Marshalltown's own, Lance Cpl. Darwin Judge, 19, perished in South Vietnam 40 years ago, April 29, 1975. <P> His sacrifice will be remembered in a Times-Republican story by this writer Wednesda.Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:14:24 EDTThanks for the memories, here's to new beginingshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2436/Thanks-for-the-memories,-here's-to-new-beginings.htmlSome of you may already know I work two jobs. <P> Here at the Times-Republican as a pagination specialist...I play Tetris with the pages and make it look like a paper before going to press.Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:05:50 EDTAn evening with Neil Diamondhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2435/An-evening-with-Neil-Diamond.html<P> Don't sell Neil Diamond short. <P> That thought crossed my mind watching the 74-year old rocker and songwriter extraordinaire perform last week in Chicago's United Center.Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:48:33 EDT