Westfield Republicanhttp://www.westfieldrepublican.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 23 Nov 2014 22:58:21 EDTSun, 23 Nov 2014 22:58:21 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssSociety's fascination with famehttp://www.westfieldrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/523102.htmlDo you remember those long-ago days when the world actually made sense? When us common folk looked up to individuals whose accomplishments we admired and whose actions we could applaud? There were men like John Glenn, whose career as an astronaut...Mon, 3 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTOne thing at a timehttp://www.westfieldrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/523091.htmlThe television reporter stood in front of a mangled pile of debris that had once been a shiny new Toyota. The scene was the result of a distracted teenage driver meeting an inconveniently placed telephone pole.Thu, 9 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTTwo views of 'Riding the Rails'http://www.westfieldrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/523079.htmlOur former neighbors and forever friends, Sally and Dick, recently returned from an out-of-the-ordinary adventure. They traveled up the east coast and back home by train. Son Tim and I visited them last week to hear all about the journey.Thu, 2 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTIs this the final chapter?http://www.westfieldrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/523064.htmlThe date was August 18, 1985. Excited crowds stood three deep along the north edge of Chautauqua Lake just to be a part of this historic event. At the center of the festivities, tugging restlessly at her lines was the magnificent Sea Lion.Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe future is coming at warp speedhttp://www.westfieldrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/523042.htmlI received a surprise e-mail today inviting me to buy the newest "must have" on the market. It's Apple's latest development, the iPhone 6.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT