Friday, August 29, 2014
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The weekly Daley: ‘Everything’s coming up ruses’

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From page A6 | April 18, 2014 |

With warm weather comes the growing season, and things are sprouting up everywhere. Green weeds along with green grass-like substances abound, and Iris plants are shooting up with their purple and root beer-hued crowns, while buds are turning to blossoms almost before our eyes. Pine pollen seems to have subsided, but something every bit as odious has taken its place in my neighborhood — some kind of sap, from oak trees I think. I don’t know how tree sap can turn into a black sand-like grit, but that’s what seems to be happening on my back porch.

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By News Release | From Page: A4

 
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Labor Day closures

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Opinion

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Letters

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By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A7

 
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By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A7

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Sports

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By Bill Sullivan | From Page: A11 | Gallery

 
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By Democrat Staff | From Page: A11

 
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Prospecting

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By Roberta Long | From Page: B1 | Gallery

 
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By Democrat Calendar | From Page: B2

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Essentials

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Obituaries

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