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The Kane Manor Country Inn in Kane, PA

Carolyn’s Online Magazine WE STAYED AT THE KANE MANOR COUNTRY INN IN KANE, PENNSYLVANIA Picture yourself situated amongst the backdrop of forest of The Allegheny National Forest (the only national forest in Pennsylvania), resplendent with the changing colors of early … Continue reading

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I Just Met My Sister for The First Time Today

CAROLYN’S COMPOSITIONS (COMe) I JUST MET YOU FOR THE FIRST TIME TODAY— WILL WE GET ALONG? The WordPress prompt for August 12, 2015, asked an interesting question: How would you get along with your sibling(s), parent(s), or any other person you’ve known … Continue reading

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The Patio Beneath My Feet

CAROLYN’S ONLINE MAGAZINE (#COMe) THE PATIO BENEATH MY FEET The WordPress photo weekly prompt for August 7, 2015, is to capture the ground beneath your feet. I shot a photo of the patio beneath my feet when I stepped outside … Continue reading

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Letter to the Editor re Child Abuse/Criminal Clearances is Published

CAROLYN’S ONLINE MAGAZINE (#COMe) LETTER TO THE EDITOR ABOUT WAIVING FEES FOR CHILD ABUSE/CRIMINAL CLEARANCES IS PUBLISHED I’m pleased to announce that the Greensburg Tribune-Review published my letter-to-the-editor submission today. Below is the link to this letter, followed by links to … Continue reading

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PA Child Abuse & Police Clearance Fees for Volunteers Waived as of July 25, 2015

Carolyn’s Online Magazine PA CHILD ABUSE & POLICE CLEARANCES FEES FOR VOLUNTEERS TO BE WAIVED STARTING JULY 25, 2015 During April, National Child Abuse Prevention month, I posted an article discussing the issue of persons assuming organizations are safe if … Continue reading

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The Art of the Interview: Rules & Techniques

Carolyn’s Online Magazine THE ART IF THE INTERVIEW: A DISCUSSION ON RULES AND TECHNIQUES Although most writers are familiar with interviewing techniques, reviewing them is a good reminder. While writing for the Fay-West newspaper my editor asked me to do … Continue reading

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Why Are Child Abuse Clearances Misleading?

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (#COMe) WHY ARE CHILD ABUSE CLEARANCES MISLEADING? Police arrested (two) Plum High School teachers in February (2015) on charges of having sexual contact with students…An Allegheny County grand jury is investigating whether teachers at Plum High School … Continue reading

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