Mike Morin interviews Vermont born Susan Bennett, the woman behind the voice of personal assistant Siri on Apple iPhones.
March 2013: I was enjoying my junior year at Kimball Union Academy as a mature sixteen-year-old, juggling a rigorous course schedule, participating in a plethora of clubs and organizations, running half-marathons—and becoming queasy at the thought of sleeping somewhere besides my own bed for an extended period.
While airline meals may be a thing of the past, many carriers still offer a snack or a beverage. Today’s busy flight schedules often see planes leaving the gate within minutes of pulling in with the last load of passengers, which means there’s no time for cleaning. If eating from a tray others (who knows [...]
What Are Your Friends’ And Neighbors’ Favorite Flavors And Childhood Memories? Juston McKinney, Standup Comedian Visit Juston’s website (www.justonmckinney.com) for his national tour schedule and links to his Live Free or Die monologue Favorite Flavor: I’m a huge ice cream guy. It’s my vice. When I was a kid my favorite was black raspberry; now [...]
Elliott Newman Estate and Fine Jewelry is proud to introduce From Soldier to Soldier, an awareness and fundraising campaign supporting wounded veterans and their families. The campaign is based on the sales of a designer version of the survival and friendship bracelets worn by many U.S. and allied soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan. For every [...]
15 years ago, Griffin became Town Manager of Hanover, where she and her husband John Steidl have raised two children, Catie, 21, and Christopher, 14. Off the clock, she is a member of the Friend’s of CHaD, chairs the Board of New Hampshire FastRoads, and serves on the Board of the Grafton County Economic Development Council. And when she takes time for herself, one might find Julia Griffin riding her quarter horse gelding or playing in her gardens.
Lessons in Life at Dartmouth By Mark Dantos Dr. Jim Yong Kim became the 17th president of Dartmouth College at a rather precarious time. The College’s $100 million budget shortfall was just coming to light and finding a sustainable solution would dominate much of Kim’s first year in office. Meanwhile, earthquakes devastated Haiti and he [...]
by Mark Dantos For nearly 30 years, David Cioffi was the public face of the Dartmouth Bookstore. With a background in corporate sales and management, Cioffi moved to Etna in 1972 and became the bookstore’s general manager soon after. When he and his wife, Ann, sold the business in 2004 to Barnes & Noble, the [...]