Changeable weather (sun to snow showers) could not keep the ice fishing enthusiasm at bay. Chalk up another good weekend for ice anglers, and a zero for summer’s outdoor grill.
It was a memorable day of ice fishing for Chris Bryda, Drew Weyrick, Nate Dailey, and Doug Breach. The Clevelanders spent all-day Friday on the ice just north of South Bass Island, under the ice-fishing guidance of Rob LaPlante (Put-in-Bay).
The Toledo Museum of Art is an internationally known art museum located in the Old West End neighborhood of Toledo, Ohio (2445 Monroe Street). Only one-hour’s drive from Catawba Island, Bass Island residents can share the creative inspirations of world-famous artists in more than 35 galleries, Sculpture Garden, and Glass Pavilion. According to the museum’s descriptor, visitors will see “paintings and sculptures by Bearden, Cézanne, Calder, Close, Cole, Degas, van Gogh, El Greco, Holbein, Kiefer, Matisse, Miró, Monet, Picasso, Rembrandt, Rubens, and Turner; masterworks from antiquity and Asia; decorative arts; and our renowned glass collection.” Admission is free; parking costs $5. An opportunity to indulge in a mind-expanding cultural adventure should not be missed!
The images below are a random sampling of museum pieces photographed by Donna & Bernhard Steinbach on 7 March 2014 for news reporting through the courtesy photography policy of the museum. They are not exhibited here for any commercial advantage or resale.
13abc’s Ross Ellet and photojournalist Todd Gaertner share a bird’s-eye view of Lake Erie ice around the Bass Islands. Click on the image to the left for the Web link to the TV broadcast.
“Enjoy the weather, it’s the only weather we’ve got.”
“Meet the seven people who hold the keys to worldwide internet security. It sounds like the stuff of science fiction: seven keys, held by individuals from all over the world, that together control security at the core of the web. The reality is rather closer to The Office than The Matrix.”
A week ago today, one of England’s leading newspapers published a most thorough report by James Bell on safeguards built into the very foundation of Internet communications. It is a long, in-depth review, but if you are looking for a real-world thriller, click here.