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Janet Nickerson

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“Wild thing, you make my heart sing.” Either you love it or you hate it. more

Jul 26, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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I will be 80 soon, and it has taken me this long to figure out who I am. more

Jul 12, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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My last column was on the subject of change. In the past two months I’ve had to adjust to a personal change: a broken left leg. more

Jun 14, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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Change is both inevitable and ubiquitous. The moon has its phases. Mill Creek ebbs and flows depending on snow melt and rainfall. more

May 3, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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The day before the solstice, March 19, will be an historic event: World Monopoly Day. That is when Hasbro, the maker of Monopoly, will announce what token will replace the thimble. more

Mar 8, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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Snowbirds who go south for all or part of the winter months probably won’t agree with me, but I think icicles are lovely. more

Feb 8, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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Each year, when I write my Christmas cards, I included a quote. This year I chose lyrics from the song “Thankful.” more

Jan 4, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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My first submission to the paper 18 years ago was about the beauty of autumn in the North Country. I would be remiss if I failed to write on this subject again. more

Oct 12, 2016 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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They say that “good things come in small packages.” more

Sep 7, 2016 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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Wildflowers grow abundantly here in the North Country. more

Jul 6, 2016 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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“Wild thing, you make my heart sing.” Either you love it or you hate it. more

Jul 26, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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I will be 80 soon, and it has taken me this long to figure out who I am. more

Jul 12, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

Jan-NickersonBWCrop.jpg

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My last column was on the subject of change. In the past two months I’ve had to adjust to a personal change: a broken left leg. more

Jun 14, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

Jan-NickersonBWCrop.jpg

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Change is both inevitable and ubiquitous. The moon has its phases. Mill Creek ebbs and flows depending on snow melt and rainfall. more

May 3, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

Jan-NickersonBWCrop.jpg

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The day before the solstice, March 19, will be an historic event: World Monopoly Day. That is when Hasbro, the maker of Monopoly, will announce what token will replace the thimble. more

Mar 8, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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Snowbirds who go south for all or part of the winter months probably won’t agree with me, but I think icicles are lovely. more

Feb 8, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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Each year, when I write my Christmas cards, I included a quote. This year I chose lyrics from the song “Thankful.” more

Jan 4, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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My first submission to the paper 18 years ago was about the beauty of autumn in the North Country. I would be remiss if I failed to write on this subject again. more

Oct 12, 2016 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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They say that “good things come in small packages.” more

Sep 7, 2016 12:00 PM Community Columnists

A commercial about “the touch and feel of cotton, the fabric of our lives” brought to mind patchwork quilts and how our lives are a patchwork created by our many diverse experiences. more

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