Jeff Hage

You could here a pin drop in the back room of the K-Bob Cafe last Wednesday. The members of the Princeton Rotary Club were glued to the man with the thick Czecholslavakian accent. His message was simple, but clear: We, as Americans take our freedom for granted and we should do more to protect that [...]

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KEY WEST, Fla. — There’s a state of mind that tourists share after spending a few days in Key West. Many can be heard stating, “I’m not going home until the Last Flight Out!” That phrase took on added meaning last Saturday when my wife Kathy and I were dancing with a tropical storm named [...]

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Memory. It’s a funny thing. Take remembering epic events in your life, for example. There’s hardly a person who was alive in November 1963, who doesn’t remember where they were when John F. Kennedy was shot. I wouldn’t be born for about another three weeks, so I don’t remember the JFK shooting. But I do [...]

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I’ve always wondered why I have no need for an alarm clock. When I intend to get up at 5 a.m. like I did Tuesday because it was newspaper production day, I found myself rising at 4:56. That pattern repeats itself on weekdays, weekends, holidays and even on vacations. I’ve even had a prescription for [...]

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Mad. I was steaming mad. As I drove my rented Dodge Caliber down the streets of Key West, Fla., a few weeks ago, I was getting crazy stares. While some people gave me weird looks, others shared hand motions. It took me a few blocks to figure out their attention was geared to my rear [...]

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Twenty-five years ago Skip Harmon left the U.S. Air Force after 21 years of service. Twenty-one years of military service was quite a career. But Harmon had a feeling deep down inside that it was time to move on to new endeavors. He had no idea what he might do as he transitioned into a [...]

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