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The Honeywell House outdoor terrace will be open for dining every Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. June 1 through June 29, according to Honeywell Arts & Entertainment digital marketing specialist Kaitlynn Still. Read more



In a weather-ridden Three Rivers Conference (TRC) track championships on Friday, May 6, Manchester High School took home bragging rights among the four county teams after both girls and boys track teams placed second in a field of 10. Read more


Manchester University Athletics and the MU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) were honored to hold its awards reception – the Manny Awards –in the Upper Jo Young Switzer Center on Monday, May 9. Meeting in person for the awards reception for the first time in three years due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Manchester recognized some of its top student-athletes for their outstanding accomplishments on the field and in the classroom during the 2021-22 academic year. Read more

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At the end of another school year, pause and ask yourself: How much of our lives do we spend preparing for and dwelling on endings? It seems like I have spent so much of my life waiting for things to end. I just wanted to get home from school, just make it to the weekend, then we couldn’t wait until summer vacation. … When we finally graduate the cycle starts over: just let me get home from work, make it to Friday, maybe a couple of measly weeks of vacation, then just make it to retirement. … In the meantime, maybe we can find some temporary relief – which only reminds you that it is all too short and quickly passing away. We get caught up in the pain of the present, in dying and death, mourning those who are lost and everything we are missing, trying to numb the pain or forget for a few moments.

It seems strange that an issue about religion posted on an early “Facebook” platform, the door of a church, changed not only the faith of the Western world, but the form of its governments, the way of its economic life, and the strength of its science. That is what happened in 1517 when Martin Luther raised concerns about his own Catholic Church.