Day: February 6, 2017

“Why Time Flies: A Mostly Scientific Investigation” by Alan Burdick

“Why Time Flies: A Mostly Scientific Investigation” by Alan Burdick c.2017, Simon & Schuster $28.00 / $37.00 Canada 301 pages BOOK REVIEW by TERRI SCHLICHENMEYER Your last vacation was really fun. Those seven days felt like ten minutes. And then you were back to work, where ten minutes can seem like seven days. Why is that?  How come enjoyable things whiz by fast and why do you wake up seconds before the alarm goes off?  Read “Why Time Flies” by Alan Burdick, and just watch… What time is it?  Chances are, you ask that question many times a day,...

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Wolverines take on Kindness Challenge

By DEREK WILEY Of the Keizertimes Whiteaker Middle was one of over eight thousand schools worldwide to participate in the Great Kindness Challenge last year. This year, Feb. 6-10, Whiteaker counselor Pat Curran would like to see that kindness spread throughout Keizer as Mayor Cathy Clark will declare it Great Kindness Challenge Week at the Monday, Feb. 6 city council meeting. “We’re trying to get the businesses on River Road that have a reader board to put something up about the Great Kindness Challenge, just to get more people involved because what we’d eventually like this to be is...

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