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People Galore

January 12th, 2012 by George S. Crimmin

People Galore

Recently several newspaper headlines caught my attention: “United Nations marks seven billionth baby” was one; another read “Connection seven billion dots.” Yet another put it this way, “The world hit 7 billion people today.” That’s right folks.

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The Glory of Christmas

December 11th, 2011 by George S. Crimmin

The Glory of Christmas

Among the great pleasures of the holiday season is listening to the music with it’s hopeful melodies, that beckons all to share the bright human inspiration that invokes the spirit of Christmas. The music of Christmas has a special meaning to people of

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The Bay Islands a Historical Perspective
Part 3 of 3

November 11th, 2011 by George S. Crimmin

The Bay Islands a Historical Perspective <h5> Part 3 of 3 </h5>

One of my main reasons for undertaking this review of Bay Islands history is to counteract some inaccuracies concerning the Bay Islands. Historically, we were at one time a colony of the United Kingdom of Great Britain, with Roatan serving as the capital

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The Bay Islands a Historical Perspective
Part 2 of 3

October 17th, 2011 by George S. Crimmin

The Bay Islands a Historical Perspective <h5> Part 2 of 3 </h5>

On the twenty-first day of May 1860, at a public meeting held at Port McDonald, Roatan, Lieutenant Governor Thomas Price read a proclamation from Queen Victoria to the inhabitants of the Bay Islands. Here is a summary of that communiqué:
Whereas we

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The Bay Islands a Historical Perspective
Part 1 of 3

September 10th, 2011 by George S. Crimmin

The Bay Islands a Historical Perspective <h5> Part 1 of 3 </h5>

During the past several years I have heard many conflicting versions describing how the Bay Islands became a province, state, or department of the republic of Honduras. The treaty between Honduras and her majesty the queen of England regarding the Bay

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Bay Islands Odyssey
Part II

August 1st, 2011 by George S. Crimmin

Bay Islands Odyssey <h5>Part II</h5>

Unfortunately our elected leaders haven’t intervened on our behalf. I would wager that when our scheming tax collectors meet the chant: “come, let us prey.” They appear to have abandoned all reason, and are driven by avarice and greed. They are relentless

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Bay Islands Odyssey
Part I

July 1st, 2011 by George S. Crimmin

Bay Islands Odyssey <h5>Part I </h5>

We desperately need to search our souls to see what emerges from the deep currents of our convictions.
One of my top priorities has been to convince my fellow Bay Islanders that they themselves have the power to bring about change. In recent days, freedom

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Nations Rise & Nations Fall

June 1st, 2011 by George S. Crimmin

Nations Rise & Nations Fall

Americans have replaced working to be exceptional with talking about how exceptional they still are. They don’t seem to understand that you can’t declare yourself exceptional, but others have to bestow that adjective upon you.

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Marriage Matters

May 1st, 2011 by George S. Crimmin

Marriage Matters

Our culture today too often derides and discounts the value of a social institution that has served societies well for countless generations. Being born and raised by a single parent however, should never be an alibi or justification for failure, nor

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Latest from Health and Science

April 1st, 2011 by George S. Crimmin

Latest from Health and Science

Try sleeping with disco music thumping, cars honking their horns, drunken people yelling on the streets, TV’s blaring, toilets flushing and dogs barking. The sleeping brain is designed to tune out these auditory distractions, but some people’s brains

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