Monthly Archives: September 2014

CNMI on Google Maps

I am SO thoroughly impressed. I saw in the newspaper that Saipan and the populated islands of the CNMI (Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands) has taken one small leap for mankind towards the new age. “How?”, one might ask. … Continue reading

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International Festival of Cultures 2014

This year to add to the tourism/visiting authority events, the International Festival of Cultures was added. It is scheduled as a four week event that will end this upcoming weekend. The idea is that it would bring together many of … Continue reading

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Garapan Public Market

It’s been rainy here so on an afternoon running errands, I stopped by the new Garapan Public Market. Honestly, most times I have passed by this new building right next to the Thursday market area, it has been closed so … Continue reading

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Trip to Guam Part Two

Part One here. As these things go, before I knew it I was up — first item on the agenda. I first discussed a general overview of bleeding disorders complete with handouts for those that take notes to learn (something … Continue reading

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Trip to Guam Part One

Sorry this is a bit delayed secondary to my internet difficulties… At the beginning of September, I went to Guam for two nights to attend and speak at at regional conference on bleeding disorders. I was asked to participate at … Continue reading

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Apartment in Saipan

One of the first items on my agenda that I left completely untouched prior to arriving here was finding a home. I was fortunate enough to have a place provided for me temporarily by my work so I knew I … Continue reading

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Rainy Season in Saipan

It has been raining quite a bit over the past few days and weeks although there are definitely days that the sun shines through. Actually, most days there is sun — but that does not mean that there was not … Continue reading

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