Archive for July, 2011

From the UCA Archives: WAC received medals in honor of her husband – Log Cabin Democrat

Sunday, July 31st, 2011
From the UCA Archives: WAC received medals in honor of her husband
Log Cabin Democrat
Jimmy Bryant is Archivist for the University of Central Arkansas. Sources for this article were The Echo, Log Cabin Democrat, Ruth Coster collection – UCA Archives M03-06, and Rescue From Shangri-La by Col. Edward Imparato.

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Independent Living Services receives sought-after CARF accreditation – Log Cabin Democrat

Sunday, July 31st, 2011
Independent Living Services receives sought-after CARF accreditation
Log Cabin Democrat
(Staff writer Courtney Spradlin can be reached by e-mail at courtney.spradlin@thecabin.net or by phone at 505-1236. To comment on this and other stories in the Log Cabin, log on to www.thecabin.net. Send us your news at www.thecabin.net/submit)

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Ann Coulter’s ‘Ex-Gay,’ DADT Comments Called ‘Clownish’ By Gay GOP Group LCR – On Top Magazine

Sunday, July 31st, 2011

On Top Magazine
Ann Coulter’s ‘Ex-Gay,’ DADT Comments Called ‘Clownish’ By Gay GOP Group LCR
On Top Magazine
By On Top Magazine Staff Ann Coulter’s comments on “reparative” therapy and openly gay troops have been labeled “clownish” by gay GOP group Log Cabin Republicans. In an appearance last Wednesday on cabler HLN’s The Joy Behar Show to promote her latest

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Urban apiary back in bees-ness – San Francisco Gate

Sunday, July 31st, 2011

“We’re moving the store in a more urban homesteading direction,” Waibel says. Along those lines they plan to offer classes in beginning beekeeping, soap making, candle making and mead making. Check hmsbeekeeper. com for updates. Next up: Waibel plans to …

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Vintage Baseball Raises Money for Bacon Log Cabin – Patch.com

Sunday, July 31st, 2011
Vintage Baseball Raises Money for Bacon Log Cabin
Patch.com
The Bacon Log Cabin and Museum was built between 1835 and 1840. Forty years ago, the cabin was going to be torn down to make room for a subdivision, but the Old Trails Historical Society intervened. The organization was allotted five years to restore

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Urban apiary back in bees-ness – San Francisco Chronicle

Sunday, July 31st, 2011
Urban apiary back in bees-ness
San Francisco Chronicle
“We’re moving the store in a more urban homesteading direction,” Waibel says. Along those lines they plan to offer classes in beginning beekeeping, soap making, candle making and mead making. Check hmsbeekeeper. com for updates.

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5 fast fair facts – Monroe Evening News

Sunday, July 31st, 2011
5 fast fair facts
Monroe Evening News
Eby Log Cabin, open from 10 am to 10 pm daily, is in northwest corner of the fairgrounds across from Little Brown Bear House. Members of Monroe County Historical Society will give tours and answer questions. The cabin was built in 1857 by Johannes Eby

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Ball State University grad students help a Muncie community garden grow – Muncie Star Press

Sunday, July 31st, 2011
Ball State University grad students help a Muncie community garden grow
Muncie Star Press
Nilles describes Preston and Helms as being “part of this new urban homesteading movement.” The couple made headlines last year after the city of Muncie ordered them to get rid of the chickens they were keeping in their backyard, which they didn’t know

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Pioneer Days at Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve – Tristatehomepage.com

Saturday, July 30th, 2011
Pioneer Days at Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve
Tristatehomepage.com
Learn all about frontier living, homesteading farm animals, pioneer games and toys and much more! The excitement begins at 9 am and lasts as long as 1:30 pm, or until your elected departure time. Please bring a brown bag lunch to enjoy outside.

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Friends remember Oliver as role model – Log Cabin Democrat

Saturday, July 30th, 2011
Friends remember Oliver as role model
Log Cabin Democrat
By Becky Harris Friends of Jenny Oliver, former “Yesterdays” columnist at the Log Cabin Democrat, remember the former teacher as a role model, who, even as a high school student, encouraged fellow classmates to be better people.

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