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The On Ramp

The Blue Mountain Internet Customer Newsletter

 Issue # 53 March 2008 
  • Greetings from the Editor
  •  by Carol Hall
  • New Hours for BMI 
  • by Carol Hall
  • Kids and Hobbies
  •  by Rochelle Helms
  • Crossword 
  • by Tami Rochelle
  • Mobile Broadband is Here
  •  by Carol Hall
  • Missoula MT 
  • by Mike Rochelle
  • Answers!
  •  by Victor Luna
  • A Smile for You 
  • by Tony Abrego
  • Knit Me In!
  •  by Michelle Mook
  • Mushroom Hunting 
  • by Scott Larson
  • Easter Wordfind
  •  by Carol Hall
  • FAQ 
  • by Matt Stephens
  • Movie Review
  •  by KJ Newby
  • Picturefind 
  • by BMI Staff
  • Kudos
  •  by Matt Stephens
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    Greetings from the Editor
    by Carol Hall

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    "Hobbies" is the theme of this month's newsletter.  We have tried to include a number of articles and links to different types of hobbies that people enjoy.  My favorite hobby by far is a combination of "Walking and Reading".   I enjoy walking through the park each morning, tossing peanuts to the squirrels, while listening to audio books!  ... - CONTINUED

    Kids and Hobbies
    by Rochelle Helms

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    I was looking up quotes having the subject of hobbies for this month's newsletter So, here it is:
    Aquarius "Saving the world was merely a hobby. My 'vocation' has been that of inspector of desert water holes." - Edward Abbey

    To see what your signs quote is click here  CONTINUED

    Mobile Broadband is Here
    by Carol Hall

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    Fast your pocket? Yes, it is true! BMI is proud to announce that we now have the latest mobile Broadband product available for you.

    What is Mobile Broadband? Mobile Broadband is just that...a fast broadband Internet connection that is mobile - put it in your pocket a... - CONTINUED

    by Victor Luna

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    Wise Geek 
    Have you ever had a question about something real common that you sometimes don't want to ask? Well I found a website to answer some of the  common question for both hobbies and sports. Click on the above link for clear answers t...

    Knit Me In!
    by Michelle Mook

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    I have too many hobbies. I really do. But let's not get into that just now, because this month I'd like to combine three of my favorite hobbies - knitting, books, and the Internet

    And share some fun knitting links. Last week I bought myself a new... - CONTINUED

    Easter Wordfind
    by Carol Hall

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    Congratulations Kim C. of La Grande, OR for winning the drawing for the February 2008 Wordfind! She received a $25.00 credit on her BMI account! Please Visit the 2008 Easter WordFind now.

    Movie Review
    by KJ Newby

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    The Brave One

    I have to give Jodie "props" for this performance; in fact it might prove to be Oscar worthy - although I doubt it. All this picture is, is a more or less re-make of the Charlie Bronson "Death Wish" vigilantism flicks.

    Jodie's boyfriend is beaten to death, she nearly is; her dog is stolen; her... - CONTINUED

    by Matt Stephens

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    "Problem is not yet resolved. Had system problems and reloaded OS which only made the problems worse. Still no sound can get email and connect to internet even better after Michelle had me reload Internet Explorer, then later change to Firefox but system is still very slow and I still cant update Windows or WMP. I know you BMI are not a com... - CONTINUED

    New Hours for BMI
    by Carol Hall

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    We recently changed our hours of operation to have more staff available to you, when you need it.  Our new hours are:

    8 AM to 7 PM Monday through Friday
    9 AM to 6 PM Weekends

    8 AM to 8 PM Monday through Friday...

    by Tami Rochelle

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    Congratulations to Betty P. of Florence, OR for winning the drawing for the February 2008 Crossword! She received a $25.00 credit on her BMI account. Please visit our March 2008 Hobbies Crossword.

    Missoula MT
    by Mike Rochelle

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     The first inhabitants of the Missoula  area were American Indians from the Salish tribe. They called the area "Nemissoolatakoo" from which "Missoula" is derived. The word translates ro... - CONTINUED

    A Smile for You
    by Tony Abrego

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    A little humor will always make you feel better, hope this helps put a smile on your face!

    A duck goes into the pharmacy and says "Give me some Chapstick and put it on my bill."

    "Which side of the chicken has more feathers?"
    The Outside.

    "What is a sheep with no legs?"

    Mushroom Hunting
    by Scott Larson

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    Living near the Blue Mountains of northeastern Oregon, one of my favorite springtime activities is searching for edible mushrooms. The shroom season can begin in early April and lasts thru late June.

    Early season mushrooms are found at the lower elevations. Search locations are elevated as the season goes ... - CONTINUED

    by Matt Stephens

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    Hello to everyone in BMI land! Is it just me or is this winter dragging on and on and on? Well, I suppose that soon enough it will be over and we will all get away from our computers for a few months of relaxing in the sun with a lawn mower in one hand and a cold glass of lemonade in the other. (Well, lemonade for ... - CONTINUED

    by BMI Staff

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    Congratulations to Ellen S. of Joyce, WA for winning the drawing for the February 2008 Picturefind! She received a $25.00 credit on her BMI account! Please visit the March 2008 Picturefind now.

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