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NFL playoffs deserve winners

NFL playoffs deserve winners

By Peter Bailey-Wells

December 9, 2014

The last team to make the playoffs with a losing record in the NFL was the Seattle Seahawks in 2010. After winning their wildcard matchup, the Seahawks lost to the Chicago Bears in the divisional round (Jay Cutler won a playoff game, imagine that.) That Seahawks team is the only losing team to make the p...

Jon’s Pipe Shop moves from corporatization, construction of Green St.

Jon’s Pipe Shop moves from corporatization, construction of Green St.

By Angelica Lavito

December 11, 2013

Smoke, laughter, jazz and discussion fill the air at Jon’s Pipe Shop each night.  On a Tuesday night, five customers and two employees are gathered in the shop sharing stories and ideas. Cigars are lit and relit after going out from engaging in conversation.  “I come almost every day,” customer ...