Category Archives: Celebrate

Happy Easter – March 31, 2013

Posted by in Celebrate | March 25, 2013

One of my favorite musicals is Fiddler on the Roof.  It just seems to capture the spirit of the ongoing struggle in a family regarding tradition and change.  I enjoy every song, but one of the most enjoyable songs for… Read More

Happy St. Patrick’s Day (A St. Patrick’s Day Quiz) – March 17, 2013

Posted by in Celebrate | March 15, 2013

What do historians believe was the birth nationality of St. Patrick? A.   British extraction B.   Scotsman C.   French extraction D.   Irish (Hibernian extraction)   Historians reference a genuine document written in Latin by St. Patrick for… Read More

Congratulations to Peter Zwick – Cleveland Surveyor of 2013

Posted by in Celebrate | February 18, 2013

On January 24, 2013 Peter D. Zwick, P.E., P.S. of Zwick Engineering was honored as the “2013 Surveyor of the Year” at the annual meeting of the Professional Land Surveyors of Ohio’s Cleveland Chapter.   He is also a Professional Engineer who… Read More

First Thought of the New Year 2013

Posted by in Celebrate | January 02, 2013

I received this email thought from Grace Gems.  It seemed a good thought to start the year.    We wish you all a Happy New Year!!! Character by J. R. Miller Reputation is what a man’s neighbors and friends think of… Read More

Why Celebrate Christmas? (2012)

Posted by in Celebrate | December 20, 2012

Celebrate Christmas   Take heart, dear Christian, celebrate,  this season is for you; Not for the merchants, or the great, the famous or the strong, But ’tis to you, the lonely ones, the wounded and the weak, To sinners, poor… Read More

“Thank” is a Transitive Verb

Posted by in Celebrate | November 20, 2012

One of my many pet peeves regarding the English language is hearing someone, after they have avoided some disaster, say, “We are thankful.”  I usually address the television asking, “To whom are you thankful?” This is first a grammatical issue.  “Thank”… Read More

Happy Independence Day, America!!!!!! – July 4, 2012

Posted by in Celebrate | July 03, 2012

Thoughts on this 236th Anniversary 236 years ago our forefathers made a bold declaration knowing that they were risking security, peace, property, and possibly even their own lives in the pursuit of being a free people.  We salute them for… Read More

Good Friday & Easter – Part 2 of Holy Week

Posted by in Celebrate | April 05, 2012

We take a time out from engineering during this week of holy observances to think on the truly important.  See Part 1  Passover – Part 1 of Holy Week. Good Friday and Easter is a Christian commemoration of the death,… Read More