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RamTec 2015 Robotics Summer Camp Now Accepting Applications 

  Marion Ohio’s own RamTec Robotics is accepting applications for their June 2015 summer robotics camp. 30 applications will be accepted for this program that will help students become more adept in their development of robotics and programming skills.  See this link below for more details. URL Link;  http://ramtecohio.weebly.com/uploads/3/7/9/6/3796029/ramtec_15_camp_registration_form.pdf Advertisements

10 Fascinating facts about Earth

An ever present theme in life today seems to be that “I can’t find a job.” While working on an online writing class assignment tonight I came across two very compelling videos chronicling at least 20 different occupational skilled and unskilled jobs in each. Sometimes we just have to sit back and take a look … Continue reading

Are Training Schools Answering Next Generation Workforce?

This is an issue near and dear to my heart. Upon graduation from high school in 1976, my initial dream of a future career was crushed when I realized I would not be able to fulfill it. Undeterred, upon working for the Marion, Ohio division of Whirlpool Corporation I had found a home. That is … Continue reading

Shifting Sands

During the past two weeks here in my hometown Delaware, Ohio the brick and mortar facie has changed. Our beloved independent bookstore “The Beehive” have closed their doors for good. Albeit rather abruptly, the closing leaves more questions than answers. Not even the manager got any notice of the decision until the public was told, … Continue reading

Marion County Schools Recieve High Marks in 2013 Robotics Challenge

These two articles highlight the efforts of middle / high school robotics teams taking part in the 2013 VEX / VRC World Robotics Championships held last weekend in Anaheim, California. Reflecting on last years team efforts Marion County school teams improved significantly. Last year one of the competitions actually took place in the Marion County … Continue reading

Parking App Takes the Anxiety out of Shopping Local

Frustrated because all your neighbors will get to the sale at Carousel Closet, Endangered Species records, Bee Hive, Fundamentals Parent/Teacher Store or make their haircut appointment at Razors Edge before you?? Entrepreneur has the solution to your problem. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324504704578412931653650290.html

Another Marion County Education Legend To Retire at School Years End

Another Marion County Educational Legend to retire at the end of this 2013 school year. Ed Goodwin, who brought Robotics to so many retires this year after a 30-year teaching career. Bringing the next “Big Thing” to the children of Marion County has been an integral part of Ed’s educational success up to this point. … Continue reading