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Ever hear of an OBESE city? - 11/18/07 11:19 AM
A recent Forbes article said and I quote " Once considered an affliction of the lazy and indulgent, obesity now affects about one-third of Americans, most of them in these cities....I have no intention here to name the cities on the worst list. This problem is endemic across America and though some areas could be highlighted, the point here is that we must all be aware of these issues and pointing out one area over another serves no purpose. When I first signed on to ActiveRain in late March 2007, someone had written an article about obesity. I wondered at the time, (45 comments)
ActiveRain Is The Source For So Much Talent ! - 11/16/07 03:29 PM
When I started on ActiverRain in March 2007, I read post about a blogging class and contacted the individual. I was to learn that in fact I had contacted a real genius that knew more about the subject than I could spell. After a brief discussion, I knew I was in good hands and proceeded to hire him to create my unique and highly successful blogsite and he proceeded to teach me the finer points about blogging, writing and how to build positioning on the the search engines that drive the web. The person I am talking about is none other than ActiveRainer (57 comments)
Technology comes to Balboa Park - 11/15/07 01:45 PM
New computerized information will be available soon for tourists and citizens of San Diego in Balboa Park via 3 new 12 foot high information kiosks that have been in the planning stages for over 10 years. Achieved with private funding,Wi-Fi services will be also be available as the these new information kiosks will be one of the new "Hot Spots" in San Diego. The computerized kiosks located in key strategic places in the park will provide detailed information on all the museums, the gardens, retail shops, and the available restaurants throughout Balboa Park. The other featured services of these kiosks will include the ability of visitors to send an e-mail postcard (18 comments)
San Diego Real Estate and Poseidon Resources - Is Desalination in the Cards for San Diego? As a major contributor to solving the water shortage availability to residents in San Diego County and an out of the box solution has been proposed and will go before the state coastal commission. A Desalination plant proposed by Poseidon Resources will be the largest plant of its kind in the Western Hemisphere. San Diego, which relies on imported blended water, partly from the Sacramento River Delta and the Colorado River is in serious jeopardy of having it's supply curtailed by a recent court (33 comments)
Holiday Balance: Remembering these Children and all the Forgotten - 11/12/07 12:21 PM
I believe Santa Clause lives! OK, not the one always dressed in a red suit but the Real One that lives in my heart and my memory. One can be a young child, middle aged or downright old and still believe in this wonderful ideal. This ideal is both ageless and timeless.I choose to believe and give life to this almost spiritual being for doing so enlivens my life with purpose and grandeur.The year before I moved to San Diego from Dallas, Texas, I had the opportunity to work with the founder of the Dallas Toyland Foundation. Her husband was well connected in the legal (44 comments)
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