Author: Jeff Worrell

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Column: Del Busto and his creative writing

It’s Independence Day. Parents lay out blankets and lawn chairs while children run freely, eating elephant ears and throwing footballs. Eventually, the parents call their children, who come, reluctantly leaving their games. Moms lay...

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Column: Kestner and his bikes

There must be 100’s, maybe even thousands.  Kids, who woke up on Christmas morning over the years to learn they were the owner of a brand new shiny bicycle.  Since 1979, if it was...

Founding guild members Karen Vannemann and Mimi Brookie, with Ruth Nisenshal, center. (Photos by Jeff Worrell) 0

Column: Looking up to Ruth

When you are just four feet tall and the shortest person in the room, you tend to look up to everyone. But Granddaughter Eden Nisenshal, no matter how tall she grows up to be,...

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Column: Carmel Chamber recognizes locals

She was speechless. Literally. So stunned when her name was called as the winner of the super-secret honor, a planned and pre-written acceptance speech were the last thing she was going to pull out...

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Column: Winners of the library

The deadline is quickly approaching.  A 12-month pursuit to meet a very impressive goal is rapidly running out of time.  The planning, promoting, cheering and hoping will come to an end on December 31st. ...

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Column: Carmel’s twin city

Back in the day, for a town of just over 30,000 people, it should not surprise anyone that the Carmelites were thinking big. Although they had been discouraged by even the likes of the...

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Column: Holiday Secret Shop

In retail circles, this superstar team has a record that is quite impressive.  Surveys show 100 percent customer satisfaction for their target market of single males and females, 3 to 11 years of age. ...