1. What's the Weather? Sunny, with a high near 87. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
2. Combat Veteran Finds Peace in Poetry Colin D. Halloran, a 2004 CRHS Graduate and U.S. Army combat veteran, has a national award winning book of poetry being released nationwide this fall.
The collection, Shortly Thereafter, documents Halloran's journey from civilian life to combat and back again with "an intense and personal poetry of war's front lines" (M. Scott Douglass, Editor of Main Street Rag).
Shortly Thereafter is available at a discounted advance sale price from the publisher until September 18th. More information and samples can be found at http://www.mainstreetrag.com/CHalloran.html
3. Durham Fair Exhibitor Guides Now Available! If you didn't receive one in the mail, the Durham Public Library invites you to pick up a Durham Fair Exhibitor Guide today.
4. We Like Lisa, Now You Should Too Durham resident Lisa Davenport has just launched a new Facebook page for her interior design business. We'd really like it if you liked it. And while you're at it, like us on Facebook too!
5. Summer Bocce Games are played every Tuesday at 6:00 outside of the Middlefield Community Center. These are drop in games, just bring a lawn chair and be ready to have a lot of laughs and enjoy some good stories. The ice tea is always chilled and the friendships warm.