Day: February 13, 2018

“How to Stop Time” by Matt Haig

“How to Stop Time” by Matt Haig c.2017, Viking $26.00 U.S. 328 pages Book review by Terri Schlichenmeyer.   The big hand is on the “12.” And the little hand is, well, you’ve known how to tell time since you were small. It’s something you do so naturally now that you probably don’t even think about it anymore. You just do it… but in the new novel, “How to Stop Time” by Matt Haig, there’s so much more to tell. Tom Hazard is old – over four hundred years old, and that’s all you need to know. If you...

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Parks board looks ahead to projects with new fee

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The Keizer Parks Advisory Board has set its tentative workload for the next two to three years. Members of the board have been working with a subgroup of stakeholders to prioritize projects that are on the deferred maintenance list throughout Keizer’s 19 parks. “(The subgroup) rated the projects on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being those in the poorest condition,” said Matt Lawyer, a member of the subgroup and the parks board. Lawyer presented the list of priorities to the rest of the board at its meeting Tuesday, Jan....

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