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Valley News – Column: New experiences happen whether we like it or not

For decades, I believed that in order to live a vital, interesting life, I needed to try something new every week. This has led to many fascinating experiences, many new acquaintances, and some trouble here and there, especially if the experience is unplanned or unintentional. I found that the percentage of unintentional new experiences increased …

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The book column presents the new Holmes novel by the JBU professor

It’s hard to think of a fictional character – no matter how busy or beloved – that has gone through more iterations than Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes. So what made Miguel Rivera, a retired attorney and adjunct professor of criminal justice at John Brown University, think he had a new plot that deserved …

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