Friday Dec 13
Hildene Bird survey set for Saturday
The 114th annual Winhall Christmas Bird Count will be Saturday, Dec. 14. This is a day for participants to count birds from early morning to dusk covering many miles on a driving route, or to survey an hour or two in a small neighborhood area or to just check on the feeder activity from their home.
The Jersey Journal
Power flower: Hibiscus sabdariffa tea, recipes and foods on the rise
Hibiscus sabdariffa, used in hibiscus tea and an increasing number of foods and drinks, is also the primary ingredient for sorrel, a holiday drink in Jamaica and elsewhere in the Caribbean.
The Brattleboro Reformer
L&G teacher organizes relief for Philippines
As Typhoon Haiyan roared into the Philippines on Nov. 8, Edna Bartlett maintained a telephone connection between her East Dover home and her sister's home on the storm-ravaged islands.
Hildene - Music for the Holidays
Presidential son, Robert Lincoln and wife Mary and their daughters, Mamie and Jessie all played the piano and organ.
WHBF-TV Rock Island
Jamaica scientist launches medical marijuana firm
The familiar black dog with the white chest and white front paws starred in past Christmases in President Barack Obama's White House, but America's first pooch had to let someone else in the picture this holiday... The Florida family of a woman slain during the mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard is the first to file a lawsuit against the ... (more)
The Deerfield Valley News
Wind power opponents say studies are flawed
Windham County State Sen. Peter Galbraith, left, talks about potential wind turbine sites in the Grafton area.