Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Three Generationspic

Three Generations

This is me with my former boss Steve Dana and John Kunze (left) the currect director of new media for the Ventura County Star.
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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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howardowens Nov 26, 2006

Family Photos

Mostly scanned in snap shots from a pre-digital era.
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howardowens Nov 26, 2006

Rochester, New York

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howardowens Nov 18, 2006

Bakersfield

A collection of all my shots in and around Bakersfield.
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howardowens Nov 18, 2006

Home

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howardowens Oct 29, 2006

Rochester, New York

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Batavia church

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Bakersfield

A collection of all my shots in and around Bakersfield.
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howardowens Sep 10, 2006

Home

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howardowens Sep 03, 2006

Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Home

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Rochester, New York

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Agave near deathpic

Agave near death

This plant gave its all ... as you can see, not much strength left ... would have liked to have kept it in the ground…
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howardowens Aug 21, 2006

We're selling our house

Here's some hot Bakersfield Real Estate.
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howardowens Aug 19, 2006

Howardowens' Photo Stream

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howardowens Aug 06, 2006

Bakersfield

A collection of all my shots in and around Bakersfield.
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howardowens Aug 06, 2006
Just another front yard shotpic
Smashingpic

Smashing

I took this a few days ago out at the new development my parents recently moved in to.
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Tiki Manpic

Tiki Man

I bought a new Sony Cybershot yesterday -- a DSC-W50. My first official photo -- the Tiki man at White Forest Nursery. And I tried to…
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Tree Trimmingpic

Tree Trimming

This picture is close to two weeks old, but just getting around to posting it. We had our trees trimmed. I wasn't too happy with the job…
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Bakersfieldpic

Bakersfield

It's blurry cause I really blew the pic up, but this is the Bakersfield Californian building.
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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Chicago

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Festus takes a drink

It's not a bird bath. It's a cat's water dish!
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howardowens May 28, 2006

Huntington Library

On May 20, 2006, we visited the Huntington Library as part of a group tour with the Kern County Rose Society
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howardowens May 21, 2006

Bakersfield

A collection of all my shots in and around Bakersfield.
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howardowens May 14, 2006

Bakersfield

A collection of all my shots in and around Bakersfield.
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howardowens May 07, 2006

HowardOwens.com is back

I've started blogging again at HowardOwens.com.
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howardowens May 06, 2006

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Immigration Day

I'm sitting at a stop light and I see this whitewash lettering on this Jeep -- "Only One Day? Why not everyday." And I think…
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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Home

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Home

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Streets of Bakersfield

It seemed like a good night to record my own take on Streets of Bakersfield.
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Buddy Blue -- RIPpic

Buddy Blue -- RIP

Just this morning, I was looking at my guitar thinking I needed to drop Buddy a line. The last time we exchanged e-mail was when…
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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Contrails above my palmspic
This picture is really about a week old, at least, and the sign is now fixed.pic

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Condors Gamepic

Condors Game

This is what hockey is all about, right? A good fight. Yes, I attended my second Condors game last night.
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howardowens Mar 11, 2006

Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Lemonspic

Lemons

Picked more lemons Sunday. (Bob, this is for you ... knowing how you like pictures of food and all .)
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howardowens Feb 06, 2006

Bakersfield

A collection of all my shots in and around Bakersfield.
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howardowens Feb 06, 2006

The telegraph is dead. Long live the telegraph

On Jan. 27, Western Union, the company that sent its first telegraph in 1851 and pioneered stock tickers and money transfers, announced that it is…
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howardowens Feb 01, 2006

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Bakersfield

A collection of all my shots in and around Bakersfield.
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howardowens Jan 28, 2006

Home

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howardowens Jan 28, 2006

We had a chair like this when I was a kid.
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Sumo Hockeypic

Sumo Hockey

At Sunday's Condor's game.
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howardowens Jan 15, 2006

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Christmas Tree Recycling

A week into 2006 and people are still dropping off old Christmas trees at the recycling center. Personally, I'm with Bob Benz. Get rid of…
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Howardowens' Photo Stream

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Home

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Bakersfield

A collection of all my shots in and around Bakersfield.
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Quite a few roses for the middle of winter.
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howardowens Dec 20, 2005

Save a buck at the Donut Hut.
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howardowens Dec 19, 2005

Newspapers -- It's only a flesh wound

As a journalist in San Diego, I got to know a lot of the other local media types, and one of my favorites was J.D…
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howardowens Dec 13, 2005

Hanging out at Westchester lanes. Waiting for our fish and chips. Supposed to be the best in town.
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howardowens Dec 11, 2005
CALM Christmas Lightspic

Bakersfield

A collection of all my shots in and around Bakersfield.
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Home

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Bakersfield

A collection of all my shots in and around Bakersfield.
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howardowens Dec 02, 2005

I'm sure it's just coincidence

There's a great deal of consternation within the newspaper industry about what Google's up to. You've got Google local aimed at newspaper markets, and Google…
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howardowens Nov 23, 2005

Bakersfield

A collection of all my shots in and around Bakersfield.
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howardowens Nov 22, 2005

This is art

My friend Bruce sent along this link of wonderfully strange paintings.
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howardowens Nov 17, 2005
Meet Frenchy Uhaltpic

Meet Frenchy Uhalt

There is one thing I know for sure about the man who built our house in 1958 and lived in it for several decades --…
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howardowens Nov 16, 2005

Not Everybody Loves Bakersfield

I happen to think Bakersfield is a great, but some times that seems like a minority opinion. And the younger a person is, the greater…
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howardowens Nov 16, 2005

Bakersfield

A collection of all my shots in and around Bakersfield.
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howardowens Nov 11, 2005

Phone was a gift from Ventura staff. Now installed.
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howardowens Nov 08, 2005

Escrow closed

This house is now ours.
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howardowens Nov 02, 2005

Home

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howardowens Oct 31, 2005

Bakersfield

A collection of all my shots in and around Bakersfield.
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howardowens Oct 31, 2005
Not For Salepic

Not For Sale

It's tough owning a great classic car and having people always trying to buy it from you. Just put up a sign.
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howardowens Oct 26, 2005
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  • Member Since: 2004-12-04
  • Relationship Status: married
  • Orientation: Straight
  • Religion: Christian - Other
  • Drink: Yes
  • Smoke: Yes
  • Children: Love Kids, But Not For Me
  • Education: Some College
  • Occupation: Media Executive

About Me:

I'm a new media guy. Originally from San Diego, now living in Batavia, N.Y. Publisher of The Batavian.

Interests:

Music, baseball (Padres)., blogging, cigars, gin, journalism, poker

Favorite Music:

Carl and just about anything that ever came out of Sun., Chet Atkins, Chicken Coupe Deville, Cowboy Nation, Dave Alvin, Elvis, Frank Sinatra, Howlin Wolf, Johnny A., Johnny Cash, Ken Layne and the Corvids, Les Paul, Louis Prima, Merle Haggard, Prez Prado, The Clash, U2, the Kinks

Favorite Movies:

All the Presidents Men, Citizen Kane, Deadline U.S.A., His Girl Friday, In a Lonely Place, Maltese Falcon, Matrix, Rounders., Shawshank Redemption

Favorite TV Shows:

Daily Show, Deadwood, MASH, Seinfeld., Sopranos, WSOP and World Poker Tour, West Wing

Favorite Books:

Any Old Iron, Earthly Powers, Last Train to Memphis., Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Pragmatic Programmer