Rob Gourley’s paternal grandfather, Lyle Gourley, owned a lumber yard in Highland Park, Illinois, located north of Chicago and part of the North Shore Area of Lake Michigan. He was one of the leading business owners in Highland Park. One of Rob’s memories of his grandfather is during the Depression, he met payroll both for his employees working at the lumberyard and for the lumberjacks at a lumber camp located in Canada (the small settlement nearby was called “Gourleyville”). It was a rough-and-tumble time with one story of enterprising women who relocated to Gourleyville and another story of a dedicated employee who saved Lyle’s life.

Anyway, in light of the mid-term elections held this November, our story here focuses on Lyle’s own political career. In the middle of 1910’s, Lyle decided to run a campaign for one of the City Commission seats in Highland Park with the slogan: “Time for a Change”. That was his only campaign but he served at least three more terms. Lyle continued to serve as a Commissioner, and likely the Mayor, due to write-in votes for him. When it looked like the write-in vote will be successful for another term, his young daughter, Phydele or “Toni”, reminded him that he originally ran on the slogan, it is “Time for a Change”. Lyle who agreed with his daughter, placed ads in the local newspaper that said … “It is again Time for a Change and if elected, I will not serve”.

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Sharing AHA! Discoveries

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Tell Us Your Hurricane Recovery Story – Season 2018

We received heart-warming stories after the 2017 landfall hurricanes. Hurricanes Florence and Michael have recently challenged our neighbors to the north. We realize shared stories of surviving the wrath of Mother Nature while helping others can be uplifting for all of us. AquaNew has decided to renew its request for hurricane recovery stories of helping […]

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How to Improve Vision

Inventor, Rob Gourley, at the recommendation of Dr. Walter Campbell, has created more sophisticated eye goggles compared to his original ones earlier this year. The newest goggles that are  an accessory to the WIT 10-cell Machine used in health clinics, also has a tube connection to a nebulizer centrifuge filled with the Polarized Water and […]

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Amazon’s Choice – Watt-Ahh Bottled Water

Thank you, Amazon customers, for making it possible for Amazon to designate Watt-Ahh liter-sized bottles as one of its “Amazon Choices”. The “Amazon’s Choice” label, with its sleek graphite background and orange-and-white lettering serves to make it more convenient for customers to search general categories such as bottled water, and avoid Amazon’s maze of multiple […]

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Ahh-Mazing “AHA!” Discovery for October 2018 – Dancing Poise

Ten years ago, Billy Elliot won the Tony Awards for Best Musical. Sir Elton John wrote the musical score. The best part was when Liza Minnelli announced the winner and we watched on t.v., our niece, Heather Burns dash up onto the stage with the rest of the Billy Elliot troupe to accept the award. […]

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Awakening the Heart of Humanity – The Museum of Consciousness

The Crane Dance is a sparkling kinetic sculpture activated by sunlight and wind. Visitors at Resorts World Sentosa, located on an island near Singapore, China, are thrilled by the spectacle of the two mechanical cranes that fall in love and transform into ‘real’ digital cranes. The best part for us being into water, is the […]

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Dr. Walter “Buck” Campbell – Health Revival Update

Dr. Campbell has a WIT Machine, operating in his clinic located in Hollywood, FL. We keep a close working relationship with our licensees and request occasional reports on how their patients are responding to both drinking the Polarized Water (Watt-Ahh) and breathing the Dioxytetrahydride Gas generated by a WIT Machine. Dr. Campbell excels in sharing […]

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Ahh-Mazing “AHA!” Discovery for September 2018 – Disguising Knowledge of Math

At the Trowbridge Family Reunion last month, I asked several grandchildren including my husband, Rob Gourley, about their favorite memory of their grandfather, Mason Trowbridge. It was unanimous that it was Jock, his faithful red golden retriever dog. In 1959, this photo with an article about Mason were published in the New York Herald Tribune. […]

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Joseph P. Cory Foundation and Ambassador AquaNew/Watt-Ahh

The Foundation’s mission is to educate and guide with expertise, so others become more empowered in making healthier lifestyle choices … JPC Founder Nada Cory, one of our Lighthouse Women, recently let us know about the launch of upgrades to their website that highlight the Foundation’s Ambassadors including AquaNew/Watt-Ahh. The Foundation also posted on its […]

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Naturally Looking Good – Facial Saunas

Dr. Walter Campbell shared with us this photo of one of his patients who is enjoying a facial sauna using Watt-Ahh while also breathing from the WIT Machine through a nasal cannula. We purchased a facial sauna and using it every evening. Some of our friends and family have done the same so we have […]

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