Monthly Archives: February 2023

FTV: ‘Toons – Vol. 1

       Cartoons have been one of my life-long obsessions.  I don’t mean ‘obsession’ as in ‘I collect them’, I just love reading them.  Since the first days I picked up the Marquette Mining Journal, my habit has been to start with the comic page.  In the past, I have mentioned that the MMJ comics were […]

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AstroCal – March 2023

       Mark your calendars if you are planning to celebrate the Vernal (or Spring) Equinox.  One of the two days of the year when all points on the globe receive 12 hours of daylight and 12 hours of darkness, this year’s event happens on March 20 at 5:24 p.m. EDT.  What happens at this precise […]

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FTV: Exit Peter Frampton

       There was an 18 month stretch beginning in 1976 when Peter Frampton could do no wrong.  He released the iconic Frampton Comes Alive album and was sky rocketed to heights his career had never known.  Frampton credits the emotional chemistry he had with Bob Mayo (keyboards and guitar), Stanly Sheldon (bass), and John Siomos […]

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