September is National Suicide Prevention Month

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I have lived with suicide aftermath for 61 of my 65 years of life. My grandfather, who was suffering from Parkinson’s disease, took his own life in 1954. When I was 13 years old, my father committed suicide the evening of May 13, 1963. We found out the next morning, my mother’s birthday, when a police officer came to the door. …

Big Blue Live – Monterey Bay

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My wife is the Director of Education for the Monterey Bay Aquarium. She asked me to share this with you; Big Blue Live, (http://www.pbs.org/about/news/archive/2015/big-blue-live/), is here! (Aug. 31-Sept 2) In case you haven’t heard, Big Blue Live is a three-night, live television and online broadcast extravaganza brought to you by PBS and the BBC premiering Monday, August 31 at 8pm …