Month: September 2011


Let the Wild Ones be Wild

That’s one way to describe the mission of Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute’s Marine Mammal Research and Conservation Program.  They protect wild dolphins which includes rescuing them when they are hurt.  They were part of the team who rescued Winter who is now a movie star in Dolphin’s Tale. Over the last month I have been [...]


Kinder and Gentler

While there is much we may wish we could forget about this day from 10 years ago, there is something I wish to remember. In fact I wish it were something we could all remember every day. On September 11, 2001 I was living in northern New Jersey about 35 miles from ground zero.  Although [...]