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The Rockbottom Farm drumlin in Gleasondale is one of the best local examples of this undisturbed glacial creation. It offers wide open 360 degree views of the surrounding landscape, with a peak height of about 311 ft, level with the top of the Gleasondale Mill smokestack. For more on recent research regarding the state of local drumlins, see story in this week’s print edition. For more photos visit
Nancy Arsenault


Philip and Daniel Baykov visiting the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France.


In late August 2012, the Urbano family spent one week vacationing at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. We visited all four Disney Theme Parks (Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney Hollywood Studios, and Animal Kingdom) and we also visited Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park. From left to right, the photo shows Michael and Matthew Urbano standing in front of the Cinderella Castle at the Magic Kingdom.


Sean Gill and wife, Gabrielle, travelled to Ireland for the Notre Dame vs Navy football game in Dublin on September 1. They also spent a few days in Scotland in Edinburgh and St. Andrew’s. Sean is seen here with the Stow Independent on the Swilcan Bridge on the 18th Hole of the Old Course.