Time Again for Seahawks Football

The first game of the season for the Seahawks was against Old Mill. To clarify, it was the South River Seahawks. The team is composed of boys 12 and under. My grandson, Leo, plays wide receiver and running back for them. Tonight he saw time in both roles. Today, was …

Fort McHenry, National Monument and Historic Shrine

My wife and I visited Fort McHenry for the first time in many, many years. We went to get lifetime passes to national parks before the price increases. The price for senior’s lifetime park pass goes from $10.00 to $80.00 on 28 August 2017. Seniors, take advantage of this great …

Pipeline at Scrimmage Fest 2017

The 2017 Scrimmage Fest was held 12 August. Multiple Pipeline Soccer Club girls’ soccer teams competed. The scrimmage fest provided the opportunity for a team to play against four other teams. Each game was 30 minutes. Two of my granddaughters were on teams. Autumn played for the Pipeline 2010 girls’ …

Hacksaw Ridge, the Battle, and the Movie

The Battle for Okinawa and Hacksaw Ridge The battle for Okinawa pitted 182,000 American soldiers against a Japanese force between 100,000 and 120,000. The advantage the Americans enjoyed in numbers support by naval gunfire were was mitigated by the Japanese dug into bunkers and extended underground tunnels. The resultant conflict …